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Owen Sound has many options open for business owners and homeowners with a variety of properties available for purchase or for rent. Affordable real estate prices, reasonable rental fees and an affordable lifestyle are only a few of the reasons Owen Sound is such an attractive place in which to set up a business.


The Industrial Park includes 600 acres of land; service levels and zoning vary. For a complete guide you can download a pdf land inventory map to see available properties.

Industrial Park
Excellence in Manufacturing

City Owen Property for Sale or Lease

a. Industrial Property
City owned lots are $30,000 per acres. See about industrial map for
location and services.

b. Commercial Property
The City owns two commercial properties for sale or lease.

i) Former CN Rail Station Available for Lease. Dec 31st, 2013 Deadline.

Former CN Rail Station

City looking to lease 2800 sq. ft former rail building for commercial uses. Please see attached PDF. For information on the bidding, please go to

ii) Former CP Rail Building for Lease

The City has partially restored the former CP Rail station on the east side of the harbour and is seeking a long term lease. Please access the call for proposals to access documents. A tour of the building is easily arranged by contacting 519-376-1440 ext. 1236
Former CP Rail Building (PDF)

iii) Former Scopis Lot for Sale – Located at 873 -877 2nd Ave East downtown

The former vacant Scopis lot is ideal for a mixed use development with potential for commercial on main level and residential on the upper floors. Zoning is C1. Please see attached description. The City is asking $20,000 as is. Frontage on 2nd Ave East is 52 ft, by 200 plus in length. Environmental report and land survey is available. Offers to purchase should be made directly to Louse Hire, Purchasing
Agent, 519-376-1440 ext. 1236. Brokers are protected.
Former Scopis Lot for Sale (PDF)

c. Residential
Property – The City does not have any residential lots for sale. Please see private land owners below or local real estate companies.

d. Condo Developments

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