Industrial Real Estate For Sale: South Metro, MN

Industrial real estate for sale is available in the south metro area of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. Specifically, Dakota, Scott and Rice counties have both existing buildings and land available for the construction of industrial properties. These properties could be light industrial, heavy industrial, warehouse, distribution, or manufacturing, depending upon applicable zoning code for each specific property.

In this blog, you will learn about:

  • Available properties
  • Items to look for in industrial land parcels and existing buildings for purchase
  • How to download an Industrial Property checklist

In this blog post, we discuss available properties, items to look for in an ideal industrial property, and then provide you with a checklist to use as you get started. The process to purchase this type of property requires a keen eye and an awareness of a lengthy needs list.


JJT Business Park Land for Sale by CERRON.jpgAerial view of Industrial Property - South Metro MN.jpgThe following link will provide you with opportunities to search for industrial real estate listings…





It can be a challenge to determine absolutely everything you need to consider for the purchase of an industrial property. As a result, the team at CERRON has put together an Industrial Real Estate Checklist. This checklist may be helpful for some. This checklist includes many considerations – a few examples include:

Industrial Real Estate - What to look for.jpgClear height : How tall do the ceilings in the workshop/warehouse/manufacturing areas (with our without mezzanine) need to be?
Drive-In Doors vs. Dock Doors: Do you need one of each, a drive-in, but no dock, or something else altogether?
Column spacing: What does the floor space need to look like? 
Power: Do you need heavy power for manufacturing? Or, is this not an issue because your focus is more on warehouse space?

These are just a few of the many examples that can be found on the “Industrial Real Estate For Sale” Checklist.

Download your copy today, and then let us know what you think!


We hope you have found some helpful ideas in your search for the ideal industrial real estate building or land parcel. If you need help in your search or need a few questions answered as you embark on your quest for an ideal industrial space, please feel free to reach out to our team, we are glad to help.


Additional Article Links of interest:

Industrial Building

One Story Commercial Building for Technical Methods by APPRO Development

One Story Commercial Building: Technical Methods, Inc., Lakeville, MN

One Story Commercial Building for Technical Methods, Inc. This completed building project is a one story commercial building with 25,000 square feet located in Lakeville, Minnesota. This project was a new building for a foundry pattern maker with a machinist division. Building construction consists of a poured concrete slab on grade floor, precolored concrete wall panels, a steel bar joist roof structure …

Proposed New Industrial Facility in Mankato, MN

APPRO Development, Inc. is fortunate to be working with Imperial Plastics on a project proposing to eventually bring more than 100 new jobs to Mankato, Minnesota.

Watch the latest City of Mankato Council Meeting regarding this newly proposed industrial facility project by APPRO Development, Inc. (Source: Gustafson, Ryan, “Company Looking for Help from City Council to Build”, Posted: Jan 14, 2013 9:19 PM CST, Updated: Jan 14, 2013 9:57 PM CST, KEYC, Mankato, MN)

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Please click on the image below if you would like more specific information on this project.

Imperial Plastics - Mankato Exterior Elevation

If you would like more information on commercial construction in Minnesota or North Dakota, please contact APPRO Development, Inc. at (952) 469-2171 or contact us online.