Looking for commercial space in a vibrant, walkable, urban environment steps away from the University of Iowa? While Downtown Iowa City has a low commercial vacancy rate, the following properties have been recently listed and new supply is now online.  Commercial rates can range between $20 psf – $35 psf depending on class and location.

To learn more about accessing space downtown, contact Nancy Bird at the Iowa City Downtown District: [email protected] or 319-354-0863.

125 S. Dubuque Street 4th Floor

There is approximantely 3,480 sq feet of class A office space availble that previously housed RSM US LLP.

Contact: (319)-354-0863

300 S. Clinton Street

THE EDGE features 43 condominiums with private balconies and access to the shared roof-top terrace. The first and second floors contain retail and office space.  For full details, visit:

For questions about THE EDGE residential rental/sales and commercial spaces or to schedule a showing, please contact

Kevin Digmann
[email protected]

124 E. Washington Street

There is 2800 sqft on the main level with new bathroom on the main level. The space is all show room and office space. The lower level is unfinished about 1000 sqft down with a street vault.

Contact: (319) 354-0863

116 East Washington Street

Approximately 2,880 sf available for lease.  Has an existing kitchen hood and back alley access.

Contact: (319) 354-0863

Old Capital Town Center
201 S. Clinton Street

1st floor commercial

3 commercial bays ranging in size from 1,000 to 6,000 sf.

2nd floor office

4,600 to 9,382 SF space available on the 2nd floor of Old Capitol Town Center. High profile location in the Pedestrian Mall near the University of Iowa campus. Prominent exterior signage available. Close proximity to dining, shopping, entertainment and services.

Contact: Kevin Digmann, 319-631-0548

209 E Washington St,
(Paul-Helen Building)


Office space is available within the Paul-Helen Building. The space has a central location between Pedestrian Mall and the University of Iowa campus and hosts professional medical uses, attorneys, and tech businesses.

Please contact Scott Cray with interest: (319) 621-3565

10 S. Gilbert Steet (Old Universal Church)

Undergoing updates and renovation
8,800 sq ft
Available 2019
Restaurant, office for creative industry, or art studio / gallery opportunity

Contact: (319) 354-0863

404 E. College Street
(The Chauncey)

New construction.

25,000 sf of Class A office space. The space can be divided to meet tenant needs. For sale or for lease.
Available August 2019

Contact: (319) 354-0863

Office Condo for Sale: Tower Place (22 S Linn St - Suite 2A)

Tower Place Suite 2A

3800+ sq ft Office Condo For Sale
Click here for more information.

Contact: (319) 354-0863

16 S. Clinton Street

Total Available Commercial = 3,723 sf

1st Floor – 1,731 sf;  2nd Floor; 1,245 sf;  3rd Floor; 747 sf

Contact: (319) 331-2524

220 E. Washington Street

This location has an alley door as the retail frontage for  approximately 540 square feet of commercial space.  There is a connecting door with the adjacent tenant (Beadology Iowa) within the building.

This space is clustered proximate to other alley business where a significant public lighting project is planned underway.  Great space for a bike shop, service, or other design-oriented use.

Contact: (319) 354-0863

221 E. College Street

Office space (1,991 square feet) on the third floor of Plaza Towers located in the Ped Mall is available.

Contact: (319) 354-0863

119 E. Washington Street

2nd Floor Commercial

2,000 sf available

Contact: Joe Clark (319) 631-1894

316 E. Burlington Street

1st Floor Commercial

Contact: (319) 354-0863


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