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4043 Carling
1701 Woodward
1380 Star Top Rd
1050 Promenade Morrison

Commercial Space For Rent In Ottawa

At Merkburn Holdings, we own and manage close to one million square feet of commercial and industrial properties in the Ottawa region. Our diversified real estate portfolio includes office space for lease and rent, ideal manufacturing and production facilities, as well as a variety of warehouses and showroom space, all only a short distance from downtown Ottawa, Ontario.

For over 50 years, the real estate professionals at Merkburn Holdings have taken pride in connecting business owners with the commercial space they need to succeed. But more than that, we’ve also made it a priority to work collaboratively with our tenants, helping them design and build their own success stories within our walls.

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What We Do

Whether you’re interested in acquiring a new office space for lease to accommodate your growing business or a new warehouse to store your goods in or around Ottawa Ontario, Merkburn Holdings can help. We’ve always gone above and beyond for our clients, doing more than simply providing commercial space for rent.

At Merkburn Holdings, we develop deep and lasting business relationships with our tenants in order to be partners in their success as they grow. Our commercial real estate solutions provide business owners of all sizes the space they need to succeed. 

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A Wealth of Experience

Merkburn Holdings has decades of experience in commercial real estate for all property types. We’ve been investing and managing commercial real estate for decades, and we know that as a tenant’s requirements grow, so must their space. For that reason, Merkburn Holdings can easily facilitate their expansion by building new, expanded quarters to accommodate their growth. Whether your property type requires an additional office space or warehouse space, we’re prepared to accommodate you.

We do more than help clients choose their ideal property type or commercial real estate location – we are proud to help them design the space that will best suit their needs. It’s no surprise that our commitment to helping tenants achieve their business objectives has resulted in many long-term relationships. They trust us to work with their best interests in mind, acting as partners and not just landlords. Click here for our list of available commercial spaces and office spaces for rent in and around the Ottawa area.

A Property Type for All Your Business Needs

Merkburn Holdings is proud to offer a property type for any commercial space needs, from office spaces to industrial locations. For a partner, you can count on, trust Merkburn Holdings. We’ll not only connect you with an ideal property suited to match the needs of your business, we’ll be with you every step of the way as you grow.

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Can I Live in a Commercial Space?

For most people, the largest element in a monthly budget is often the cost of housing.  Whether you rent or own, the payments you owe for the real estate you occupy can stretch your budget. And the cost of living can be doubly expensive if you also rent or lease a...

How to Qualify For a Commercial Real Estate Loan

Businesses that are in search of commercial property have some very important choices to make early on. Depending on the type of company and its actual space and location requirements, business owners have to first decide if they want to lease or buy real estate. In...

Merkburn Holdings Limited welcomes Matthew J. Schultz

Merkburn is pleased to welcome Matt Schultz to our management team!  In the role of General Manager, Matt will be overseeing much of the real estate operations of Merkburn.  Merkburn owns and manages just over 800,000 sq.ft. of commercial real estate.  Matt has...

How to Rent Commercial Office Space

Renting Commercial Office Space Businesses come in all shapes and sizes.  Some are large international enterprises with a sprawling global clientele, and others are small or medium-sized, with only a few employees and a customer base much closer to home.  No matter...

Why Use A Coworking Space

The concept of companies renting office space in which to work is a familiar one. It has been the norm for most of the last century. However, over the last 20 years an alternative concept - that of coworking spaces - has grown steadily in popularity. Envisioned as...

How Long Does it Take to Sign a Commercial Lease?

In some ways, finding an ideal new commercial space for rent in Ottawa can be similar to finding a new place to live. While you may be motivated and ready to move your business to another location at a moment’s notice, it’s important to understand that signing a new...

Commercial Real Estate: Is Renting the Best Option?

No matter where you live or what you do for a living, the cost of rent will always be one of the biggest elements in any budget. This is true for residential and commercial renters alike, and the high prices only pose more of a challenge in Canada's largest and most...

Celebrating 50 years in business

Friends, family and colleagues gathered at the National Arts Centre Friday September 20th to celebrate a milestone for one of Ottawa’s long-standing commercial real estate firms as Merkburn Holdings celebrated five decades of...

New Tenant – Empress Effects Inc.

Merkburn Holdings would like to welcome a new tenant  Empress Effects Inc. to our building at 62 Steacie Drive

New Tenant – Capital Audit Services

Merkburn Holdings would like to welcome a new tenant  Capital Audit Services to our building at 1827 Woodward Drive

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