Development Opportunities

Development Opportunities

Commercial Properties

We would love to have you start or expand your business here in Minto! Please contact us so that we can find the right property for you. 

Select the drop-down menus below to view the available properties and businesses in each community:


3 Elora St.

Gramma Jo's

Address: 3 Elora St. N. 
Location: Clifford

Contact Name: Carol Mcculloch
Contact Title: Realtor

Phone: 519-323-7162

For Sale: $899,000

Attractively decorated family restaurant located on a very busy hwy. in the village of Clifford. A popular route taken to the lakes and beach areas of Grey Bruce Counties, With over 4000 sq. feet and Zoned C1 where the possibilities are endless. The upper level has a one bedroom apartment plus lots of room for future development for two more apartments. The entire restaurant was developed in 2003 and conveniently set up for front booth serving with a more formal dining area for buffet serving and private functions when required. A full turn key business including Liquor License. 

84 Elora St.

84 Elora St.

Address: 84 Elora St. 
Location: Clifford

Contact Name: Michael Conrad
Contact Title: Realtor

Phone: 519-742-7000

For Sale: $1,500,000

14.55 acres of C2-15 Highway Commercial development site. The property is well located at the north end of Clifford and has highway exposure. Presently used as a mini-putt and driving range with a 1,000 sf building used for take out food, washrooms (2) and storage. Business not active. Building adaptable to other uses. On-site municipal water and septic, with municipal sewers available at the road. Additional information regarding Official Plan amendment positively impacting the property available from listing agent.

31 Elora St. N.

31 Elora St. S. Clifford

Address: 31 Elora St. N.  

Location: Clifford

Contact Name: James Horst
Contact Title: Salesperson
Phone: 226-751-2912

For Sale: $45,000

Interested in running your own company and making a good income while only working half of the year? This seasonal business is for sale along with 20' X 27' renovated building offering newer equipment for operation of a burger and fry shop or catering location. It is located in a prime location on leased land on Clifford's main street offering parking, storage and picnic areas. This business has had great success operating just 3 days a week for the last few years, and by the previous owner, who operated 6 days a week. The potential is there for significant income by working half the year. Figures and details provided to serious buyer.


94 B Elora St. S.

Address: 94 B Elora St. S. 

Location: Harriston

Contact Name: Richard Lee              
Contact Title: Owner

Phone: 519-338-5800

For Rent: $1,000/month includes taxes, water and sewer. Hydro and Gas extra


32 Elora St. S. 

32 Elora St.

Address: 32 Elora St. S.                      Location: Harriston

Contact Name: Rick & Karen                
Contact Title: Owner

Phone: 519-375-5563

For Rent: $900 + utilities                      

Here is an opportunity to start your own restaurant and also earn an income from the two residential rental units above the restaurant. This building offers a restaurant with seating for 62 guests and also offers two 2 bedroom rental units above that are currently rented. 


26 Elora St. 

Harriston Convenience
Address: 26 Elora St. 
Location: Harriston 

Contact Name: Matia Kim
Contact Title: Realtor

Phone: 416-218-8800

For Sale: $569,000

Excellent Location And Very Profitable Convenience In Fast-Growing Downtown Harriston In Minto. Average Weekly Sale: $10,000 Cigarette 50% (Margin 13%), Others 50% (Margin 40%), Lotto $3,100/M, Atm: $7,500/Yr, 2nd Floor: 4 Bed Apartment. Great Opportunity To Own Property & Convenience Business. Pls Be Discreet When Showing & Do Not Talk To Employees.**** EXTRAS **** Asking Price Includes, All Lease Improvement & Existing Chattels. Stock Is Extra. List Of Chattels & Financial Statements Will Be Provided With Accepted Offer Only


107 William St. 

107 William St.

Address: 107 William St. 
Location: Palmerston

Contact Name: Shawn Wells
Contact Title: Owner

Phone: 519-635-5332

For Rent: Call for Lease Details

Size: 900 sq. ft. 

Great unit in an excellent location!

214 Main St. W

214 Main St.

Address: 214 Main St. W              Location: Palmerston

Contact Name: Vinko Skoko         
Contact Title: Owner

Phone: 416-523-2349                     

2 Units Available

For Rent: $1,500/month + hydro (per unit)

Size: Each unit is 1,500 sq. ft.

Located in the heart of the downtown.

261 Main St. W

Prescription Shop

Address: 26 Main St. W               
Location: Palmerston

Contact Name: Sherif Hanna, Owner

Phone: 519-635-3299                   


2nd floor office space for lease. Build to suit.

For Rent: $9/sq. ft.                       Size: 5,000 sq. ft. 

212 Main St. 

212 Main St.

Address: 212 Main St. 
Location: Palmerston

Contact Name: Sukhman Jassal
Contact Title: Realtor

Phone: 519-438-5478

Building For Sale: $4,999,000

Exceptional retail investment opportunity in Downtown Palmerston. Very attractive high profile free-standing building at the corner of William St. and Main St. 10,104 sq. ft. includes 4,678 sq. ft. of retail space. Roofing replaced in 2017 and interior has been recently renovated. High exposure location in central Palmerston with street parking and a public parking lot located in the rear. Zoning is C1 - Central Business District allowing various uses such as retail, office, service, administrative, entertainment and more. 6 out of 7 residential units are currently tenanted and 1 out of 4 of the commercial units are tenanted. 


Industrial Parks

The Town of Minto is located at the north-western boundary of Wellington County, well situated mid-way between the major centres of southern Ontario and popular recreational areas along the eastern shore of Lake Huron and southern Georgian Bay. It is only a 1 to 1 ½ hour drive from the municipality to cities in Canada's Golden Horseshoe industrial heartland like Toronto and Hamilton and under an hour to Kitchener-Waterloo and Guelph.

The Town of Minto owns the following industrial parks:


The Palmerston Industrial Park, is a Town-developed industrial park, consisting of 55 acres and is situated on Hwy #123.

These Town-owned industrial lots are available for purchase. Properties are rough-graded and serviced to the lot line with 1" water and sanitary connections. Zoning of these sites is M1-30H 

The remaining available parcels are priced at $60,000 per acre.

Minto Road
Parts 4 & 8 (3.83 acres approx.) with Part 8 being the 7m wide easement
Part 5 & 10 (3.92 acres approx.) with Part 10 being the 7m wide easement

Municipal and County Development charges are extra
(See Development Charges).

Real Estate Commissions are paid, and inquiries from Realtors/Brokers are welcome.

Industrial Developers' Handbook

The following list provides property ownership or tenant information for each lot in the Palmerston Industrial Park:

TG Minto
111 Frank Lambier Court, Unit 1

Ferris Fuel Systems Inc.
111 Frank Lambier Court, Unit 2

Reclaim Solutions Inc. 
121 Frank Lambier Court

Ag. Business & Crop Inc.
131 Frank Lambier Court, Suite 1

Dave Scholten Flooring
131 Frank Lambier Court, Suite 2

Alfred DeVries
141 Frank Lambier Court

Minto Self Storage
161 Frank Lambier Court

Grant's Service Centre
55 Minto Rd.

Inland Insulation
50 Minto Rd.

Sarj Equipment
105 Noble Rd.

Metzger Heating
124 Noble Rd. 

124 Noble Rd.

140 Minto Rd.

Tri-Coat Wood Furnishing
300 Minto Rd.

Tucker Industries
135 Minto Road


The remaining lots in the Harriston Industrial Park are currently un-serviced and are not for sale. 

Real Estate Commissions are paid, and inquiries from Realtors/Brokers are welcome.

The following list provides property ownership or tenant information for each lot in the Harriston Industrial Park.

Midwest Express Car Wash
Hutchinson St.
1.29 Acres

Harriston Super Storage
83 Hutchinson St.
0.91 Acres

Heritage Builders
30 Hutchison St
1 Acre

Neilman Construction
231 Elora St.
1.61 Acres

15 Hutchinson St.
1 Acre

Countryside Concrete
190 John St.
2.607 Acres

Farm Fresh Poultry
191 John St.
8.03 Acres

Phoenix Broadcast and Wireless Inc. 
183 John St. N.
4.57 Acres

Hutchison & John St.
1 acre

Industrial Buildings for Sale/Lease

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