building sites Available

With several industrial sites offering numerous amenities, financial incentives and a highly-trained work force, your business can “pick and choose” which location is right for your business and your long- and short-term needs.

Southwest Development Park
  • Southwest Development Park is located on 11th Street and 215th Street, less than two miles from the Avenue of the Saints.
  • Approximately 120 acres subdivided into 21 lots averaging 5 acres each
  • Charles City streets, water and sewer
  • Access to Park via Eleventh Street with easy access to the four-lane freeway, “Avenue of the Saints”
  • Located within a joint City/County Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District
  • Near two of Charles City’s largest industrial companies – Zoetis and Cambrex Charles City, Inc.

Industrial park tenant listings

  • Custom Wood Products, Inc.
  • F & H Aluminum
  • Winnebago Industries, Inc.-
    Winnebago – Charles City Hardwoods
    Winnebago – Ultimate Facility
  • CDI, LLC
  • Mitas Tires North America, Inc.

The City of Charles City and the Charles City ADC are also willing to provide other specialized services to the park upon request. Learn more about this area here.

East Development Park
  • East Development Park is located on Highway 18 East.
  • Approximately 140 acres with 76 acres platted for light industrial or commercial
  • Charles City streets, water and sewer
  • Located within Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District
  • GDSJ Development Park
  • Lots 2, 3, 4, 5 and 36 and part of Lot 1 have been sold

Industrial park tenant listings

  • Machine Tool Engineering
  • Superior Lumber Inc.
  • TCI
  • Pro Cattle

Learn more about this area here.

Oliver Development Park

This site has a long manufacturing history in the community and offers rail access to two lines, and all city infrastructure.

  • Located on Grand Avenue in northern portion of Charles City
  • 62.4 acres available as “Brownfield” redevelopment site
  • Rail access, all city infrastructure

Learn more about this area here.

Southgate

Southgate is located on South Grand Avenue, Charles City, Iowa. It is immediately adjacent to the Avenue of the Saints (Iowa Highway 27/U.S. 218-18) at Exit 218.

Learn more about this area here.

Other Available Sites

Brooklyn Industrial Park, Nashua, Iowa

Brooklyn Industrial Park is located in Nashua, Iowa. There are eight lots in this 6.4 acre site. This industrial park is one mile from the Avenue of the Saints (Iowa 27). The industrial park is located on Greenwood Avenue just east of the Nashua Fire Station.

Contact Angie Dietz, City of Nashua Mayor for further information at 641-435-4156.  For further information on this site, click here.

1413 South Grand Avenue, Charles City, Iowa

.85 acre vacant, commercial lot which can be used to construct a motel, business offices, a retail center, restaurants, a distribution center to name a few possibilities. This parcel is located 1/2 miles north of the south bypass in Charles City from the Avenue of the Saints 4-lane freeway. This is one of the few remaining vacant commercial lots within the Charles City city limits. 1836 SF of paved parking and 1/2 acre of crushed rock parking on the site.

Learn more about this site here.

For further information contact Connie Parson at Parson Real Estate Co. at 641-228-6597 or 800-471-6597 or email real@parsonrealestate.com.  Website is http://www.parsonrealestate.com/

Monroe Avenue, Floyd, Iowa

This parcel is waiting for new development.  18.5 acres m/l net acres located next to new and growing businesses along the Avenue of the Saints in Floyd, Iowa.  This site abuts the new Love’s Travel Stop and is across from the 218 Fuel Express just north of Highway 18/218.  The property is bordered by U. S. Highway to the west along with hard surface roads Pearl Street to the North and Packard Avenue to the east.  High elevation with visibility by more than 20,000 vehicles per day.

Learn more about this site here.

For further information contact Veronica A. Litterer at Stewart Realty Company at 641-228-1111 or email veronica@stewartrealtysells.com.  Website is www.Srcsells.com.

18th Street Commercial Development, Charles City, Iowa

28.11 buildable acres located 1/4 mile from Exit #218 from the Avenue of the Saints and directly off U.S. Highway 18/218.  Located across 18th Street from the Cedar Valley Transportation Center and adjacent to the South Grand Business Plaza, Sleep Inn and Kwik Star Convenience Store.  This property is suited for trucking firms, distribution centers and many other commercial and retail uses.  Signage from this premise can easily be seen from the 4-Lane Avenue of the Saints.

Learn more about this site here.

For further information contact Connie J. Parson at Parson REal Estate Co. at 641-228-6597 or email real@parsonrealestate.com.  Website is www.parsonrealestate.com

Available Buildings

Rudd Town Mart

522 Chickasaw Street
Rudd, Iowa

The Rudd Town Mart is a convenience store located at 522 Chickasaw Street, Rudd, Iowa. There are three 8,000 gallon underground tanks on the site.  The lot area is 0.17 acre site, 7,590 square feet.  The building was built in 1990 with 4,200 square feet of concrete parking.

Learn more about this building here.

For further information, please contact Kevin & Phil Kolbet, Kolbet Realtors, Osage, Iowa.   Telephone: 641- 732-3337 or email kevin@kolbetrealtors.com.

312 North Main Street

Charles City, Iowa

Prime commercial space in downtown Charles City, Iowa.  A longtime Main Street business is relocating, opening up this first-time leasing opportunity in the heart of downtown across from Central Park.  The property offers over 5,100 sq ft of available main floor retail/office space.  Easy accessible with zero clearance entrance from Main Street and ramps to the east entrances.  The full basement includes storage and 3 baths and is also available to lease by main floor tenant(s).  Highly visible location.

Learn more about this building here.

For further information, please contact Veronica Litterer, Stewart Realty Company.  Telephone:  641-228-1111 or email Veronica@StewartRealtySells.com.

Classic Cleaner Building

601 North Main Street
Charles City, Iowa

Very nice commercial building in an excellent location and on corner lot.  It could be remodeled for various businesses.  This would also be a good investment property.  All contents and cleaning equipment are owned by the renter and do not remain with property.

Learn more about this building here.

For further information, please contact Gene A. LaBounty, Cedar Valley Iowa Realty.  Telephone:  641-330-2566 or email gene@cedarvalleyiowarealty.com.

69 Maple Street

Nashua, Iowa

85,788 sq. ft.multi purpose industrial facility located on 6.17 acre site one mile from the Avenue of the Saints (Iowa 27). Two crane ways, 24′ sidewalls, 18 x 16′ drive in doors, rail spur with newer roof. Ideal for Manufacturing. Two buildings on this site. Community is served by the Cedar River Railroad, owned by the Canadian National Railway.

Learn more about this building here.

For further information, please contact Michael Wieland, 69 Maple Street, Nashua, Iowa.  Phone:  319-361-4125.

915 North Iowa Street

Charles City, Iowa

For Lease:  40 ’ x 100’ building located at 915 North Iowa Street, Charles City, Iowa.  4000 sq. ft, Clear Span, 14’ sidewalls, Overhead door 12′ x 14′, 6″ PCC flooring, 30,000 pounds rigging capacity.  Hanging heat – natural gas, Electric – 240 V, 3-phase, Lighted and insulated, Phone line to building, No water or restroom facilities.  Sufficient parking exists.  Lease is $1,500.00/month and leaser pays utilities.  Property taxes paid by owner.

For further information please contact Chuck Knecht, T & C Machines, at 641-228-1140.