Downtown Cheboygan
Development & Retail Opportunities

Retail Space — The following list represents available retail and office properties as of 10/10/2017. For an up-to-date list, or to learn more about retailing in downtown Cheboygan, please contact Kirsten Guenther, Downtown Enhancement Administrator, at 231-627-9931. or email email hidden; JavaScript is required.

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100 South Main Street

Sale or Lease: Lease
Floor Area:  2,000 sq. ft.
Previously a fabric store

Contact Info:
Berkshire Hathaway – Angela Chastain
(231) 818-2237

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102 South Main

For Sale or Lease:  Lease
Floor Area:  500 sq. ft.
Previously a retail store

Contact Info:
Berkshire Hathaway:
Angela Chastain:  (231) 818-2237

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215 North Main Street

Sale or Lease: Sale
Floor Area: 3,608 sq. ft.
Previously a music store

Contact Info:
Midwest Properties
(231) 290-3582

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218 North Main Street

218 North Main Street

Sale or Lease:  Sale
Floor Area:  5,090 sq. ft.
Currently an office

Contact Info:
Berkshire Hathaway
(231) 627-7186

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232 North Main

232 North Main

For Sale or Lease:  Sale
Floor Area:  3,375 sq. ft.
Currently a kitchen store

Contact Info:
Susan Ball:  (231) 268-3211

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300 North Main Street

300 North Main Street

Sale or Lease: Sale
Floor Area:  5,280 sq. ft – including 4 apartments
Currently a clothing store

Contact Info:
Billie Livingston
(231) 392-4977

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520 North Main Street

520 North Main Street

Sale or Lease: Lease
Floor Area: Several offices are available, from 360 sq ft – 1600 sq ft.
Currently an office building

Contact Info:
Fred Kindell
(231) 627-4873

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Downtown Cheboygan is currently made up of:

  • 13% – Restaurants/Entertainment
  • 34% – Retail Shops
  • 53% – Service Businesses/Offices/Professional

Residents have expressed a strong desire for the following types of Downtown Businesses:

Prepared Food

  • Bakeries
  • Bistros
  • Candy/Yogurt Shops
  • Delicatessens
  • Ethnic Foods – Chinese, French, Italian, Mexican
  • Fine Dining Restaurants
  • Pubs/Taverns
  • Sandwich Shops

Food For Home

  • Convenience Grocery
  • Health Foods
  • Meat/Fish/Green Market

Entertainment

  • Entertainment in Restaurants – piano player, guitarist, dancing, etc.
  • Live Theater

Specialty Retail

  • Antiques
  • Appliances
  • Art Galleries, Framing & Supplies
  • Bath, Beauty & Cosmetics
  • Bike Shop
  • Books
  • Casual Apparel & Accessories
  • Children’s Apparel
  • Computers & Software
  • Florist
  • Gifts, Stationery & Cards
  • Small Hardware
  • Home Decorating Products & Design Services
  • Marine Supplies
  • Men’s Apparel
  • Music (Recorded or Sheet)
  • Newsstand
  • Office & School Supplies
  • Radio, TV & Electronics
  • Sewing, Quilting & Craft Supplies
  • Shoes (Dress & Casual)
  • Small Variety Stores
  • Sporting Goods
  • Toys & Games
  • Traditional & Costume Jewelry
  • Wall Coverings & Paint
  • Women’s Casual Apparel & Accessories

Downtown Cheboygan’s primary retail trade area has been identified as Cheboygan County, Michigan and can be characterized as follows:

  • The Primary Trade Area has an estimated population of 27,716 – with an estimated 11,500 households. (Source: ESRI estimate)
  • The Primary Trade Area Population is projected to increase to 30,010 by 2008 – with households growing to an estimated 12,863 by 2008. (Source: ESRI estimate)
  • The Average Household size is 2.38 persons. (Source: ESRI estimate)
  • The Total Combined Income of households within the Primary Trade Area is approximately $546,000,000 per year. (Source: ESRI estimate)
  • The Average Household Income for those in the Primary Trade Area is approximately $47,489. (Source: ESRI estimate)

Downtown Cheboygan offers:

  • Specialty retail businesses and eateries
  • Opera House and first run movie theater
  • Location on the Cheboygan River, which is part of the 39-mile Inland Waterway
  • Public and private marinas
  • Strong lender and investor confidence
  • Convenient parking
  • Attractive area – including a recent streetscape
  • Safe environment

84% of Cheboygan residents visit Downtown Cheboygan between 1 and 7 times a week!

To request a Business Recruitment packet, contact us to email the Downtown Enhancement Administrator.