First Avenue Development

The First Avenue commercial office and retail real estate development is a commercial real estate office park located on the intersection of First Avenue and 19 th Street SE in Cedar Rapids. The site includes ample on-site, off-street parking for tenants and customers.

The development is comprised of professional office buildings at 1815 1st Avenue SE and 1847 1st Avenue SE. These office spaces are complementary to the neighboring properties with frontage along First Avenue continuing into the downtown district. The entire stretch of First Avenue is primarily a business district.

1815 1 st Avenue SE is a 15,000 square foot professional Class A building with three commercial office suites.

1847 1 st Avenue SE is a 10,000 square foot professional Class A building with three commercial office suites.

Traffic counts on First Avenue exceed 26,000 vehicles per day making just about any location on this main throughfare highly visible. There are so many destinations along First Avenue as you are travelling downtown or over to the southwest side of Cedar Rapids in one direction or travelling to the northeast side of Cedar Rapids and out to Marion in the other direction. Everything from service businesses, medical and other professional offices, restaurants, bars, coffee shops, retail. First Avenue also provides access to I-380 and leads to the Alliant Energy PowerHouse concert and event arena.

The First Avenue commercial office and retail real estate development is listed with Jason Rogers and Craig Byers of Q4 Real Estate, a division of Ahmann Companies. Currently the 1815 and 1847 buildings are fully leased.

For more information on the opportunities for sale or for lease in The First Avenue development or other available commercial real estate in the Cedar Rapids Metro area, contact Craig Byers or Jason Rogers at 319-200-8126. Search available property on our website at q4realestate.com.

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Realtor, Q4 Real Estate

Craig received his BSBA in Commercial Real Estate and Construction Management from the University of Denver in 2008.

Craig began his career in commercial real estate in 2008 assisting clients in the retail, office, industrial and multifamily industries. Some of Craig’s clients include Hy-Vee, Ryan Companies US, Inc., University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, University of Iowa Community Credit Union, Bank of the West as well as many other local, regional and national tenants and landlords.  Craig has developed over 225,000 square feet of retail, office and apartments properties and has been involved in over $36 Million of commercial real estate transactions since 2014. Since joining Q4 Real Estate in 2017, Craig has been instrumental in the successful representation of many Ahmann Properties including The Depot, The Fountains, Peck’s Landing and Edgewood Town Center.

Craig continues to serve on various boards of directors, both philanthropic and industry specific.

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Broker, Q4 Real Estate

Jason is an Investment Property Strategist, Commercial Real Estate Broker, and Capital Fundraiser who works directly with commercial real estate buyers, sellers, landlords, and tenants. He earned his degree from the University of Northern Iowa in Real Estate and Finance. Jason brings 18 years of experience in commercial investment real estate and has represented local investment property owners, multi-million-dollar institutions, and fundraised for partnerships. Jason joined the Q4 Commercial Real Estate team in 2018 and has been busy leasing and selling properties for Ahmann Properties as well as representing other properties in the area markets.

Jason is married with three kids. In his spare time, he likes to spend time with family and friends, enjoys bicycling, hiking and outdoor activities, collecting and shooting guns, attending different Iowa sporting events, movies, and enjoys live shows.

Jason is the Broker at Q4 Commercial Real Estate, providing additional sales support with Craig Byers.

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