Commercial Properties Available for Sale or Lease

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Downtown for Sale or Lease

131 W 2ND 

Contact: Washburn Real Estate - Brent Washburn 828.748.9208

Located beside the Rutherford County Courthouse, the location is visible and easy to find. The inside has been completely remodeled with conference room, kitchen, 2 x 1/2 baths and multiple office spaces as well as reception area. There is about 1000 on the main level that has not been remodeled but has potential. There is also about 1,000 in the unfinished basement. Take a look at the pictures. This is really a very nice office space.

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Contact: Amanda Shevette (828) 755-8147

Secure individual offices will include a dedicated high-speed fiber connection and use of all common areas (Main Street entrance with large lobby, two restrooms, and large breakroom/kitchenette).  All utilities are included in the monthly lease rate of $500. The property features 5 individually secured offices in a co-working professional office environment.  If a single business owner would like to rent multiple offices, custom pricing is available.  For more information, please or text Amanda Shevette at 828-755-8147.

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159 N MAIN


Great potential for redevelopment on Main Street in Rutherfordton. Could be ideal for brewery with tasting and casual dining. Corner location with plenty of parking.

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125 W 2ND

Contact: Kay Deyton 828-286-1172

Building on W 2nd Street very close to the Courthouse. Would make a great office space. Has been used as a hair salon. 

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177 N MAIN

Contact: Bob MacKay, CCIM - KW Commercial (828)-290-1288 or 904-501-1550

Superb business opportunity in downtown Rutherfordton. Former Ice Cream shop and brewhouse restaurant. Renovated in 2006. Covered street side outdoor seating. +/-2,175 first floor restaurant space. +/-750 second floor additional space. Second story porch overlooking Main Street. Two handicapped accessible first floor restrooms. Full bathroom upstairs. Rear access loading dock and three off street parking spots.

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Contact: Kathy Lattimore - The Real Estate Place (828)-429-1455

This building could be used for many purposes. Currently used as hem shop. Extensive remodeling was done in 2007. Double attached garage with 4 additional parking spaces. Public parking lot adjoins this property.

Hem Shop Business also for sale. Contact Pat Bailey-Moore at 828-288-0377 for information.

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Great potential in this Classic Building on High Traffic thoroughfare. Just a short hop to Main Street Rutherfordton. Multiple Uses as Offices, retail...Your Choice... Great Parking Options to the rear of building.

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204 N MAIN

Contact: Michelle Okpych - Re/Max Journey (828)-223-1891

Amazing business opportunity in downtown Rutherfordton. Building/storefront sits right on Hwy 221/Main St. through the Central Business District; excellent drive-by traffic. Previously used as a tavern/club, this property has had many recent upgrades. With C-1 zoning, there is a myriad of business opportunities. Basement level offers 800 additional square footage. Basement door has inside & outside entrance which lends to convenience. Basement door opens up onto back street with parking for owners & employees.

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187 N MAIN

Contact: Loyce Snider - (828)-223-8946

Main Street Building, built in 1924 with the high ceilings, upstairs, and basement. Heated and air on ground level only. Beautiful wooden floors and display window. Grand building, must see to appreciate!

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Contact: Keith Ward 828-287-9141

Lot next to Copper Penny Grill on N Washington St. Suitable for a 30'x60' building with parking spaces. Some grading work and tree removal would be needed, but great opportunity for new building in downtown.

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Downtown for lease

175 N MAIN

Contact: Amanda Cantrell (828)-223-0216

2000 sq ft

Some recent cosmetic updates - painting & new Lime Energy lighting

Space layout: Reception area, receptionist's desk with pass through window, three large offices, two handicap accessible bathrooms, kitchen & break room area, one parking spot in the rear of the building with a loading dock at rear entrance on Central Street. 

Security deposit + 1st month's rent due at signing. 

If tenant signs a 24-month lease, they will receive a complimentary month's rent.

Lease term: 12 months

Includes: Water

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226 N MAIN SUITE 2 - A, B, and C

Contact: Gene Booth - (828) 287-7636

A - 500 sq ft professional office space. $500/mo.

B - 600 sq ft professional office space. $600/mo. 

C - 400 sq ft professional office space. $450/mo. 

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Contact: Justin Zizes 646-623-2252

Lot on Court Street that could have a great use for a business, food truck, or other application. Accessible to Court and Trade and very close to the downtown corridor. 

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178 N MAIN

Contact: Amanda Cantrell (828)-223-0216

464 sq ft

Retail space with storage. 

Some recent cosmetic updates. 

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$500/mo + utilities


Contact: Gene Booth - (828) 287-7636

1450 sq ft - good office space with multiple private rooms, lobby area, and break room. 

Includes: water

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Contact: Bo Proctor 704-372-4448

1250 square foot Commercial or retail space one block off Main St. in downtown Rutherfordton, NC for $395, as is, but ready for you to upfit for your specific needs.
Two story brick historic building with total of 7,000 square feet.
Flexible lease term.
Free parking on street in front, beside, and rear of building.
Has potential to develop upstairs also, and might include residential options. 
Space is ready to upfit to your specific needs.
Renter pays for gas, electric and water.

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230 N MAIN

Contact: Gene Booth - (828) 287-7636

1450 sq ft 

Retail or office space across from the Court House on Main Street. 

Includes: water

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Contact: Justin Zizes 646-623-2252

Lot on Trade Street that could have a great use for a business, food truck, or other application. Accessible to S Washington and Trade and very close to the downtown corridor. 

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