The Ultimate Checklist on Office Warehouse Space


Whether you are looking to lease, purchase, or build new office warehouse space, our team has created the ultimate checklist to use when shopping  or building office warehouse space. 

When considering a new space for your business, you want to take into consideration aspects of the overall building, the warehouse or production areas, and office space, if any. 

Our ultimate checklist will:

  • Help  you organize your search
  • Help you and your broker or builder make the most of your time
  • Help you to prioritize your wish list in a new space

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Some examples of overall building considerations, include:

  • Geographic target area
  • Rail lines
  • Total square footage

Some examples of warehouse/manufacturing space considerations, include:

  • How much electric
  • Indoor storage – racking needed? To what height?
  • HVAC considerations – there are many

Some examples of office space considerations, include:

  • Current number of employees and FUTURE number of employees
  • What level of office finish do you desire – Class A, B, or C?
  • Do you need a break room, or a more expansive kitchen with appliances? 

All this and much more can be found by downloading a full copy of our Ultimate Checklist.

 Our two-page checklist is just a quick click away -CLICK ON THE IMAGE BELOW TO DOWNLOAD THE FULL TWO-PAGE CHECKLIST.


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Once you have downloaded your copy of the Ultimate Checklist for Office Warehouse Spaces, you may want to check out some additional information on the industrial building construction process HERE.


 As always, we would love to hear from you! If you have additional questions for our team, simply CONTACT US to let us know how we can help!

Commercial Project Updates: Lakeville, MN

Commercial Project Updates by APPRO Development, Inc. – Lakeville, MN

APPRO Development, Inc. has launched a variety of new projects in Lakeville, MN over the past month. Two projects I am currently managing, include: Recycle Minnesota (a subsidiary of Dick’s Sanitation) and ProRail AMVAC II.

Recycle Minnesota (an expansion project for Dick’s Sanitation): The project consists of a 34,170 SF renovation of an existing office warehouse building into a recycle facility. The scope of this project will include new dock and doors and conveyor pits. Additional components of this project to include: excavation, sawcutting, HVAC, and sprinkler systems. Dick’s Sanitation and its new Recycling Center are located in Lakeville’s Airlake Industrial Park. This is one of the largest industrial parks in the state of Minnesota. You may see details and follow the progress of this project HERE.



ProRail AMVAC II: This project consists of remodel and expansion work to increase the existing 8 – 10,000 gallon tanks by adding another 8 tanks for a total of 16 tanks on this site. Additional work on this site to include: concrete, process piping, caulking and electrical among others. You may learn more about this project or see more details HERE.

If you have a question about the maintenance of your existing building, or are considering a building project and need a quote, please consider calling or emailing us. We are happy to help you with your building needs!

Apple Valley Business Campus – Phase III Progress!

Apple Valley Business Campus – Phase III progress

Progress is being made on the office warehouse development & construction of the Apple Valley Business Campus – Phase III with this commercial construction project in the heart of located at 6275 147th Street West, Apple Valley, MN.

Just take a look at these pictures…

Apple Valley Business Campus - Phase II - Marketed by CERRON Moving dirt on the site.

Phase III includes eight (8) new construction office warehouse bays – each approximately 5,000 SF. The newest phase about to start (Phase IV) will include six (6) bays up to 16,000SF each.

Concrete footings being poured at the new construction site - photos by CERRON Commercial Properties Concrete footings being poured.

Concrete tip up panels installed at new office warehouse site in Apple Valley - photos by CERRON Commercial Properties Concrete panels being installed.

For more detatils on this project, which is now leasing (as is Phase IV – September, 2014 completion date), please click on our Listing Page HERE, or feel free to contact Bruce Rydeen in our office at 952-469-9444 for more specific details on this project!


Apple Valley Business Campus Phase III Now Leasing!

Apple Valley Business Campus has Broken Ground and Phase III is Now Leasing!

Apple Valley Business Campus SignWith Phase I & II of the Apple Valley Business Campus fully leased, Phase III is now in full swing in the Dakota County community of Apple Valley, Minnesota.

Phase III of the Apple Valley Business Campus consists of eight (8) suites, each up to 5,280 SF office warehouse suites. This is an ideal location, just blocks from major retail and restaurants off of CR-42, near Galaxie Avenue, in the heart of Apple Valley, MN.

The site is zoned I-2 (General Industrial) and is ideal for a variety of uses including: Instructional Athletic, Manufacturing, Distribution, or Show Room, as an example of just a few potential uses.

Read more about this commercial construction project for Apple Valley’s popular office/warehouse spaces in recent news articles:


Minneapolis Star & Tribune

You may also learn more about the leasing information on this property at the following LINK or by contacting our team.

Office Warehouse Space: Apple Valley, MN

Office Warehouse Space Apple Valley, MN – Apple Valley Business Campus, Phase III

Office warehouse space is now available in Apple Valley, MN. Phase I& II of the Apple Valley Business Campus is at almost 100% capacity and Phase III is now leasing with construction completion anticipated for mid-summer, 2014.

Apple Valley Business Campus (AVBC) is an office warehouse space located in Apple Valley (just a block away from Sam’s Club, Menards, and many area restaurants) & is zoned I-2

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This is an ideal use for: Office/Warehouse, Instructional Athletic, Manufacturing, Distribution, or Show Room

For more information, visit our website.

Grab a flyer HERE: Phase III AV Business Campus – 6275 147th St. W-Flyer