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:

Clifford

There are no available properties or businesses at this time. 

Harriston


94 B Elora St. S.94B 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

 

 


34 Elora St. S.34 elora

Address: 34 Elora St. S.                        Location: Harriston

Contact Name: Jonathan Harvey           Contact Title: Realtor

Phone: 519-261-0213

For Rent: $800 + utilities                         For Sale: $269,000

Are you ready to start your business in Harriston? Here is an opportunity to run your business on the lower level and also earn an income from the two residential rental units upstairs. Not looking to run a business, then how about just purchasing the building as an investment property? This building has many options available. Minto offers incentives for new business startups.

 

 

 


32 Elora St. S. 32 Elora St.

Address: 32 Elora St. S.                      Location: Harriston

Contact Name: Jonathan Harvey        Contact Title: Realtor

Phone: 519-261-0213

For Rent: $900 + utilities                      For Sale: $369,000

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. 

 

 


40 Elora St. S. CIBC Property

Address: 40 Elora St. S.                     Location: Harriston

Contact Name: Stephen Wylie           Contact Title: Owner

For Rent: Negotiable           

Central downtown location. 2,600 sq. ft. former bank building. Floor tiled and carpet. Gas heat. Available for rent February 2020

Palmerston

107 William St.107 William St.

Address: 107 William St.                Location: Palmerston

Contact Name: Shawn Wells          Contact Title: Owner

Phone: 519-635-5332

Unit A (Far Left in Photo)

For Rent: $1,500/month includes heat, hydro and water      

Size: 700 sq. ft. with access to basement                                          

Unit C (Far Right in Photo)

For Rent: $950/month includes heat, hydro and water        Size: 475 sq. ft. 

Beautifully renovated commercial units now available in the heart of downtown Palmerston. 


258 Main St. W.258 Main St.

Address: 258 Main St. W.              Location: Palmerston

Contact Name: Brent Lavallee       Contact Title: Owner

Phone: 519-748-8939

For Rent: $800/month + hydro (heat, water and sewer included)

Size: 700 sq. ft. 

Newly renovated commercial space in downtown Palmerston. Across from the Norgan Theatre and CIBC Bank


125 Main St.

Address: 125 Main St.                     Location: Palmerston

Contact Name: Steven Williamson  Contact Title: Owner

Phone: 519-492-1098                       Email: motormanjoe7@hotmail.com 

For Rent: $900+ HST + hydro per month ( heat , water and sewer included)

Size: 590 sq. ft.

Commercial/Office space available on Main St. Palmerston 


214 Main St. W214 Main St.

Address: 214 Main St. W                Location: Palmerston

Contact Name: Vinko Skoko          Contact Title: Owner

Phone: 416-523-2349                     Email: petero-5@hotmail.com

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.


6 Main6 Main St. W

Address: 26 Main St. W                Location: Palmerston

Contact Name: Sherif Hanna        Contact Title: Owner

Phone: 519-635-3299                   

Email: theprescriptionshoppe@gmail.com

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

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

 


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:

Palmerston

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 water and sanitary connections. Zoning of these sites is M1-30H except for lot 2 which is zoned M1-35.

Lot 1a - 0.9 acres - SOLD

Lot 1b - 1.1 acres - SOLD

Lot 1c - 1.2 acres - SOLD

Lot 1d - 1 acre - SOLD

Lot 1e - 1 acre - SOLD

Lot 7c - 2.5 acres - SOLD

The remaining available parcels are priced at $35,000 per acre.

Minto Road
Lot 2 - 14 acres

Noble Family Road
Part 1 (0.78 acre)
Part 2 (1.06 acre)
Part 4 (0.5 acre)

Palmerston Industrial Park Map

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

Holloway Auto Parts
131 Frank Lambier Court, Suite 3

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.

Shrimp Canada
340 Minto Rd. 

Sarj Equipment
105 Noble Rd.

Metzger Heating
124 Noble Rd. 

MSW Canadian Plastics and Ideal Supply
140 Minto Rd.

Tri-Coat Wood Furnishing
300 Minto Rd.

Tucker Industries
135 Minto Road

Krosinski Enterprises

Harriston

These Town-owned industrial lots are available for purchase. Properties are rough-graded and serviced to the lot line with water and sanitary connections. Zoning of these sites is as follows:

Lot: 7

Zoning: M1 - 16

The remaining available parcels are priced at $35,000 per acre.

Harriston Industrial Park Map.

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 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

Westario
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

NRStor
Hutchison & John St.
1 acre


Ontario Certified Site

An Investment Ready Certified Site demonstrates a commitment to work with investors by collecting up-front property information, mapping and completed assessments including environmental, heritage, archaeological and species at risk reviews. Additional information about this site is available.

Investment Opportunity

A 14.2-acre industrial property with frontage on Minto Road, access to Highway 85 in under 1 hour drive and within a 1 hour and 30 minute drive to Highway 401. The property is located in the Town of Minto within the Palmerston Industrial Park. Businesses in Palmerston Industrial Park include MSW Plastics, Ideal Supply, Tucker Industries and Tri-Coat Wood Finishing.

The land is located just north of Main Street West and east of Highway 23.

Key Highlights

Lot Size: 14.2 acres / 5.75 hectares
Depth: 199.688 metres
Frontage: 286.363 metres
Services: Full municipal services
Zoning: Industrial Park M1

Permitted Uses

Manufacturing
Warehousing
Heavy equipment sales and servicing
Utilities

Fully serviced property with:

Access to 300mm diametre watermain and 300mm sanitary sewer main
Existing 44kV line available from Westario Power Inc. and Hydro One Networks Inc.
Existing NPS 2” gas main adjacent to the site, 70kPa of delivery pressure. Higher delivery pressure and volume available 300m south of this site. Serviced by Union Gas.
Copper-based facilities and fibre servicing available in the area.

Transportation Infrastructure

Located 85 Km from Hwy 85 and 115 Km from Hwy 401
108 Km from Vaughan Intermodal Facility and 88 Km from Goderich Port
78 Km to the Region of Waterloo International Airport

The Minto Advantage

The Town of Minto is located within Wellington County in Southwestern Ontario, with a driving time of 1 to 1.5 hours to Canada’s “Golden Horseshoe” industrial heartland and major centres including Toronto and Hamilton, and under 1 hour to Kitchener-Waterloo and Guelph.
The nearby City of Owen Sound offers Great Lakes port and shipping facilities, as does the Town of Goderich situated approximately 100 km to the southwest.
Wellington County has a population of 90,900, providing businesses with access to skilled labour at competitive wage rates. Machinery, food and fabricated metals manufacturing sectors have a strong base in Wellington employing 7,200 jobs. Major employers within Wellington include Maple Leaf Foods, Nestle Waters, Con Cast Pipe, TG Minto, Linamar, Danby, Newland Feed, The Gund Co. (Canada) and Husky Farm Equipment.
Wellington’s workforce is supported by nearby world-class post-secondary institutions including the University of Guelph, University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University and Conestoga College.
Companies benefit from the Town of Minto’s high speed internet connection (fastest in Ontario), fast-tracked permitting process, low land costs and low building costs.

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