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Growing, expanding, and developing — we’re open
to new businesses!

You’ve always wanted to make your business dream a reality. With a wide range of commercial real estate in LeClaire, IA, there’s no time like the present to finally make it happen! Whether you’ve lived in LeClaire your whole life or live and operate far away, our supportive business people and government leadership are eager to see what you can bring to the community whether it be a new start up or additional location of an existing, thriving business.

With a population of nearly 5,000, LeClaire is a city that has seen tremendous growth since the turn of the century, growing by 65.4% since 2000. This explosive growth is due in part to the city’s proximity to the Quad Cities (a metro of over 400,000 people) and location on the Great River Road, a 3,000-mile scenic drive attracting thousands of explorers every year to trek along the Mighty Mississippi from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico. LeClaire has also made a name for itself as the home of Antique Archaeology and the hit show American Pickers on History channel, drawing thousands of visitors hoping to pick their own vintage treasure from one of our fabulous antique stores.

Poised to expand even more, LeClaire is an ideal spot to open shop for any number of businesses, including boutique hotels, restaurants, shopping and new tourist attractions.

In addition, historic sites such as “Buffalo Bill” Cody’s childhood home and the old train depot are waiting to be rebuilt as educational and gathering spaces.

Renovate — or start fresh.

Check out some of the premium properties for sale around LeClaire. Whether you plan to refurbish a historic storefront or build from the ground up, we’re sure you can find the perfect spot for your organization to join our highly successful business community. (Read here about how the Colliers of LeClaire are growing their investments in our community.)

Want to maximize your ROI? Existing riverfront properties and brand-new developments along historic Cody Road are perfect for renting residential spaces. Operate your business from street-level space while renting trendy, refurbished apartments upstairs to multiply your investment!

1105 Canal Shore Drive
LeClaire, IA 52753
2,410 sq. ft.


949 Mississippi View Court
LeClaire, IA 52753
5,168 sq. ft.

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Opportunities Rooted in LeClaireby This is Iowa

LeClaire offers small town Iowa charm with opportunities for career and entrepreneurship.

Watch LeClaire residents and business owners tell their story!

New In Town!

Our business community is rapidly growing. See which businesses have recently opened or are opening soon!

The Potter’s House
122 N. Cody Road

Of Heaven and Earth
118 N. Cody Road

Cody Road Trading Post
110 N. Cody Road

Studio K LeClaire
1297 Eagle Ridge Road

Cody Rose Flower Co.
423 N. Cody Road

The Clothing Co.
425 N. Cody Road

Nest Modern General Store
427 N. Cody Road

Buttercupp Candles
429 N. Cody Road

1201 Eagle Ridge Road

Orange Blossom Stitchery & Quilt Shoppe
208 S. Cody Road

La Ragazza Tuscan Kitchen & Bar
117 N. Cody Road

Grasshoppers Gatherings
208 N. Cody Road

Kitsch-n Sink
430 N. Cody Road

Shelley’s Sweet Sensations
204 Jones Street

1301 Eagle Ridge Road

New Developments at Pebble Creek Golf Course:
– Jerry’s Restaurant & Bar
– The Rock Pile Driving Range
– Five Cities Brewing Facility
3851 Forest Grove Drive

Los Amigos
Opening Soon
201 N. Cody Road

Opening Soon

We’re here to help.

The City of LeClaire is poised and ready to help you make it easy. With the city’s Urban Revitalization Program and Fill the Store Front Initiative, tax exemptions and grants are available for qualifying properties. Small businesses may also be eligible for the U.S. Small Business Administration 7(a) Loan Program, allowing business owners to finance their property for 30 years at 3% interest. In addition, the city’s proximity to Quad Cities means your business will have easy access to various business resource organizations that help incubate and grow new businesses in the Quad Cities metro area.

LeClaire Economic Development Subcommittee
P.O. Box 35
LeClaire, IA 52753


Iowa Small Business Development Center
— Eastern Iowa College District
326 W. Third St.
Davenport, IA 52801

American Business Women’s Association
— Three Bridges Chapter
2128 E. 38th St.
Davenport, IA 52807


Quad Cities SCORE
331 W. Third St.
Davenport, IA 52801

Hometown success stories


Mississippi River Distilling Company & Celebration Center
Occupying two historic, riverside buildings along the main drag, the Mississippi River Distilling Company and Celebration Center have both been refurbished to provide a modern yet rustic feel to all visitors. The Cocktail House offers a menu of craft spirits with spectacular views of the Mighty Mississippi, while the Celebration Center provides plenty of space for weddings, parties, or corporate events with remnants of the original 1845 butcher building incorporated throughout.


Tell us more about your potential project, and we’ll help you get the process started!

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