Retail & Real Estate Resources
Many types of small businesses require retail spaces, some large and some small. If you’re looking for the idea location to either start up your business or grow your business, a variety of resources await you. Below are a variety of organizations and business that list real estate options throughout Central Ohio both for lease and for sale.
Best Corporate Real Estate- Best Corporate Real Estate is a recognized expert in Commercial and Investment Real Estate. We provide valuable resources to the commercial owner/tenant to carry out their Real Estate needs. Whether it be sales/purchase, leasing or development, Best Corporate Real Estate can be your resource from idea origination to assistance after the transaction. Best Corporate Real Estate is well known within the Central Ohio market as an industry leader with diversity in all specializations of real estate transactions. Combined, our staff has over 100 years of real estate experience. For the past 10 years, we have been ranked in the top 25 Central Ohio Commercial Brokers.
For more information visit BestCorporateRealEstate.com.
Boulevard Strategies- Boulevard Strategies is a local economic and retail analysis company. Since 1994, Boulevard Strategies has been providing economic and retail research and analysis, economic development planning, strategic planning, market plan development and program development services to government, non-profit and private sector clients. We combine our proprietary analytical toolset with a deep understanding of economic and industry and consumer trends to design strategies and plans that support our client’s visions. The end result helps each of our clients understand, plan and profit from those trends that will have the greatest impact on their business or project. Their Retail is Detail program helps unique independent business owners better understand and implement effective business, marketing and merchant practices to improve sales revenues, create job growth, and to improve the Main Street image, environment and competitive presence.
For more information visit Blvd-strategies.com.
Capitol Equities - Capitol Equities is a commercial real estate brokerage and management services company based in Columbus, Ohio. We have over 25 years of experience in providing commerical leasing and sales, property management, tenant representation and portfolio management and consulting services. We are currently marketing office, retail and industrial properties throughout Central Ohio. Our spaces are truly unique and are tailored to fit the needs of each client. Our industry expertise and the market’s available product enable us to provide to our clients the best possible services.
For more information visit www.capitolequities.com.
Casto Retail- In the real estate industry, Casto is more than a development company. We are a privately held, fully integrated real estate services firm dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of client service. With eighty years of successful development and management of commercial, industrial and residential real estate, we continue to utilize our core competencies, market strengths and competitive advantages in ways that produce substantial returns, both financial and non-financial, for our clients, investors, partners and the communities in which our projects are located. We are a team of more than 300 associates who bring diverse talents, perspectives and experience to the Casto name and believe that the best efforts are rewarded with the best results.
For more information visit CastoInfo.com/Retail.
CB Richard Ellis - CBRE is the world’s leading, full-service commercial real estate service company with over 31-thousand employees, in 438 offices located in 47 countries worldwide. CBRE offers our clients a full spectrum of diversified real estate services through our strong, integrated global organization. These include property sales and leasing, property management, investment banking, investment management, research and consulting. The Columbus office of CBRE leads the market, bringing local knowledge and expertise to each assignment through its team of professionals who work in the local, and global markets every day.
For more information visit CBRE.com.
Central Ohio Commercial Information Exchange- The COCIE as a database search for commercial properties in Central Ohio, presented on the website of The Columbus Board of Realtors. The Columbus Board of REALTORS is a non-profit professional trade association comprised of more than 6,000 real estate professionals.
For more information visit ColumbusRealtors.com.
Columbus Land Bank Program- The Columbus Land Bank was established in 1994 under the Land Reutilization Program to improve Columbus neighborhoods by returning vacant, abandon and underutilized residential and commercial properties into productive community assets. Today, the Columbus Land Bank receives property from various sources, including Tax and Environmental Court Foreclosures, donations, and purchases. The Columbus Land Bank will acquire and hold a property until it is sold to homebuyer, non-profit developer, or investor for redevelopment.
For more information visit development.columbus.gov/landredevelopment.
ConsumerX- ConsumerX works with retailers and brands to define & develop ideal customer experiences. Through keen observation and thoughtful analysis, we define the intersection of consumers’ rational and emotional drivers and your brands’ business goals. This critical definition is the foundation of new ways in which your consumer will touch your brand.
For more information visit ConsumerXRetail.com.
Continental Realty- Continental Retail Development is a comprehensive, full-service retail developer providing a complete complement of services for (unique) (retail) projects throughout the United States. As the retail division of Continental Real Estate Companies, we approach projects with an expertise in real estate and a keen understanding of the retail environment. With a development portfolio of over one billion dollars of retail property, including highly successful grocery-anchored centers, power centers and upscale lifestyle developments, we provide expert solutions at every step of the development process to ensure the success of your project.
For more information visit Continental-Realty.com.
Creekside Gahanna- Creekside is a residential, commercial and office development in Old Gahanna where people live, work and play. The three buildings consist of almost 200,000 square feet of new mixed use development, which including 100,000 square feet of office and retail space, along with 100,000 square feet of residential space.
For more information visit CreeksideGahanna.com.
Delaware Chamber Property Available- Delaware County, Ohio has a variety of industrial and commercial sites, fully serviced with utilities and access roads. Delaware County offers attractive financing packages including fixed asset loans, grants and tax abatements to qualifying businesses and industries.
For more information visit DelawareOhioChamber.com.
Dublin Chamber Business Properties- The Dublin Chamber offers a listing of Business Properties for lease and for sale, as well as connections to area property managers, real estate agents and other related services. The Dublin Chamber works to improve the economic climate and foster cooperation between business, schools and government for the good of the community.
For more information visit DublinChamber.org.
Equity- Equity serves as a single source solution for all of your commercial real estate needs. What’s more, our services can be unbundled to meet your project’s exact needs. No matter what the size or scope your project may be, you can be assured that Equity will fully leverage the benefits of our experience and corporate resources to your advantage.
For more information visit Equity.net.
FC Store Fixtures- FC Store Fixtures is a family owned and operated business providing fixture solutions and fixed asset management at an affordable price for businesses and home owners. Our operational management team offers over 60 years of combined experience in the fixture business.
For more information visit FCStoreFixtures.com.
Gahanna Business Office Space and Industrial Sites- Gahanna’s Planning and Economic Development Team will help you find all the information you need to locate a new home for your business. Try our new site selection service below to see all of the currently available properties in the Gahanna market.
For more information visit Gahnna.gov.
iLeaseSwap.com- iLeaseSwap.com is the first and largest online niche marketplace designed to help businesses enter and exit their leases via subleases and lease assignments. It is focused on the Columbus, Ohio market. Long tested, sellers can regain financial freedom in exiting their lease and buyers looking to enter a short-term lease find considerable upside and value. iLeaseSwap considers each user a partner, and is invested in all users’ success.
For more information visit iLeaseSwap.com.
Mile on High Retail Facade Improvement Program- Downtown’s small retail businesses and restaurants are being offered an incentive to fix up their storefronts, thanks to $100,000 in façade grants being put forward by Mayor Michael B. Coleman and Columbus City Council. The Mile on High effort focuses a variety of incentives on improving the business environment for retail and restaurants along the High Street Corridor downtown.
For more information visit www.Columbuscitycouncil.org.
NAI Ohio Equities- Operating as central Ohio’s largest locally owned commercial real estate company; NAI Ohio Equities, LLC Realtors has been serving the Columbus real estate market for more than 37 years. Our mission is to provide the highest quality real estate service by adding value to our client’s assets and real estate needs through expert analysis, market knowledge and personalized service.
For more information visit OhioEquities.com.
Ohio InSite- Property Description: Former Ford Motor Company Transmission Facility closed June 2008 offering over 1.8 million SF on 230 acres. Facility has Norfolk Southern rail spur and easy access to State Route 32. Facility has power house, wastewater treatment plant, 19” clear in manufacturing area, and 30” high heat treat. Foreign Trade Zone area. See .pdf for plant layout, ALTA survey, and additional information. There are up to 17 internal truck docks, as needed. Realtor Contacts: Rod MacEachen: 513-369-1358 and Josh Niederhelman: 513-369-1335.
For more information visit ohio.cciconstellation.net.
Ohio Store Fixtures- In the spring of 1987, Ohio Store Fixtures was formed. Bob & John Beaty personally constructed 3 warehouses consisting of 56,000 square feet on 4 acres. The buildings house new and pre-owned store fixtures, everything from clothing racks, slatwall, gridwire, showcases, pallet racking, and backroom shelving. So many things that their motto: ”If we don’t have it, then you don’t need it.”
For more information visit OhioStoreFixtures.com.
Pickaway County Property Search- Find real estate property in Pickaway County online quickly and conveniently. Search property to buy or lease by entering as much or as little information as you want. Search by city, county, zip code, space available, lease rate, lot size, building size, listing price, number of units, listing company, property name and more!
For more information visit PickawayProgress.com.
PSB Realty Advisors - PSB Realty Advisors is a full service real estate organization providing commercial real estate investment, brokerage, management, and development services for office, retail, multifamily and industrial properties. All of our associates are held to the highest ethical and moral standards and have in excess of ten years experience in the commercial real estate industry.
For more information visit PSB-Realty.com.
Rehmodeling- At Rehmodeling, we are build-out specialists. We take empty buildings, and turn them into lively restaurants. We convert bland offices into functional medical space. We start with worn out watering holes and create comfortable pubs, hot nightspots, or popular bar and grills. We can take your old space or your new space, and turn it into whatever your business model requires…and anything your heart desires.
For more information visit Rehmodeling.com.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Columbus’ ReStore- Habitat’s ReStore is a discount home improvement store that accepts and re-sells new and reusable home improvement building materials. The store is open to the public and revenue from sales directly offsets the administrative costs of Habitat for Humanity-Greater Columbus.
For more information visit HabitatColumbus.org/ReStore/.
Richardson Smith Properties- RichardsonSmith Properties is a small property development firm whose mission is to create and invest in well-designed, creative spaces that have a beneficial impact on the productivity of the people who work there. It’s our core belief that creative spaces result in business success.
For more information visit RichardsonSmithProperties.com.
RJ Boll Realty, Ltd.- Rj BOLL Realty, Ltd. is Columbus, Ohio’s premiere full service commercial real estate provider combining more than 45 years of experience in Brokerage, Property Management and Development. We offer access to all available commercial properties through our leading commercial real estate databases and local/national affiliations. Strengthened by an accomplished team of professional associates, Rj BOLL Realty, Ltd. insures unparalleled insight on Central Ohio’s commercial real estate market.
For more information visit RJBoll.com.
The Robert Weiler Company- Founded in 1938, The Robert Weiler Company serves the Columbus community as a multi-faceted real estate firm with specialties that include: APPRAISAL BROKERAGE CONSULTING DEVELOPMENT PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
For more information visit RWeiler.com/Listings.asp.
Skilken Real Estate- Skilken Real Estate has assembled a team of real estate specialists with very strong retail backgrounds. These retail specialists will advise as well as represent you through every phase of the site selection, lease negotiation or land purchase process.
For more information visit Skilken.com.
Thomas Fortin & Company, Inc.- We are experienced in developing, managing, and selling investment real estate in central Ohio. The company has been responsible for selling over 150 million dollars of investment properties since 1981. We represent investors, both novice and experienced professionals. We network with other experts in real estate to facilitate every transaction and get the best results for our clients.
For more information visit TomFortin.com/Properties.
Upper Arlington Community Improvement Corp.- The goal of the UACIC is to promote economic development so that Upper Arlington is the preferred choice for businesses, investors, and residents. The CIC assists both property owners and prospective tenants with programs to assist your expansion and renovation efforts.
For more information visit www.UAcic.org.
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