136 East Michigan

Office for Lease
Catylist Listing ID: 30365919
Property Subtypes: Office Building
Contiguous Space: 4,707 - 5,256 SF
Total Available: 9,963 SF
Building Size (RSF): 77,284 SF
Gross Building Area: 90,040 SF
Gross Land Area: 0.17 Acres
Lease Rate: $19.95 PSF (Annual)
Base Monthly Rent: $7,825 - 8,738
Lease Types: Modified Gross
Ceiling: 8.5 ft.
In Opportunity Zone? Yes
Building Name: 136 East Michigan
Class of Space: Class A
Last Updated: 7/26/2022

Overview / Comments

136 East Michigan is a 15-story, historical mixed-use building constructed in 1929 and located at Farmers Alley and E Michigan Avenue in Kalamazoo, Michigan. By designing for different work styles for varying sizes of businesses, 136 East Michigan offers an established environment that encourages collaboration and productivity to bring tenants and ideas to new heights. High quality traditional or creative office space opportunities are available in small suites up to large blocks of space. Boasting an unparalleled location, 136 East Michigan is situated in the heart of Downtown Kalamazoo; affording the perfect location to take advantage of the vibrancy of the city. With an eye toward maximizing building efficiency and tenant satisfaction, capital improvement projects continue to keep 136 East Michigan ahead of the curve and the unparalleled management from The Hinman Company ensures premium service aimed at exceeding expectations. Skilled local property management works diligently to ensure the success of tenants by providing a professional, well-maintained environment to compliment the unique needs of their businesses. Additionally, The Hinman Company has its own team of in-house construction and design professionals standing by to help transform spaces into thoughtfully designed workspaces with productivity, collaboration, and wellness in mind. Designed by Weary and Alford Company for Kalamazoo Trust and Savings Bank, the building façade is a combination of glass, metalwork, and Indiana Limestone with elaborate architectural accents featuring geometric banking and nature motifs. The building’s main entry features meticulously manicured streetscaping with integral lighting, leading tenants and visitors into a light-filled lobby with natural stone, terrazzo, brass and glass accents. Two elevators with custom interiors that mimic the main lobby finishes provide a short and smooth trip to each floor. Employees in the building benefit from the on-site bank, UPS & FedEx Drop Box nearby, and access to public transportation, with the Kalamazoo Transportation Center being less than a 10 minute walk away. Businesses enjoy efficient floorplates, with a central core that facilitates space planning and forward-thinking office suite design, light-filled offices, redundant fiber optics, and access control. Suites feature operable windows for increased fresh air and zoned HVAC systems, and the customizable office interiors offer options for socially distanced furniture layouts. 136 East Michigan is the perfect office environment for the “new normal”. Tenants can take advantage of a live, work, play lifestyle with the surrounding retail, residential, entertainment, and office amenities.

Expand All 2 Spaces Available

Suite: 600 5,256 SF $19.95 PSF (Annual) Modified Gross
Suite: 1000 4,707 SF $19.95 PSF (Annual) Modified Gross

Additional Details

Nearest MSA: Kalamazoo-Portage
County: Kalamazoo
Submarket Type: Central Business District
Taxing Authority: City of Kalamazoo
Tax ID/APN: 06-15-382-093
Property Located Between: E Michigan Avenue and Farmers Alley
Property Visibility: Excellent
Highway Access: US-131 - 4.1 Miles , Interstate 94 - 4.1 Miles
Airports: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport - 4.1 Miles
Area Description: Synonymous with experiential dining and premier entertainment venues, the Kalamazoo Mall is just steps away. 136 East Michigan’s location in one of Kalamazoo’s most desirable downtown areas makes it a convenient office choice for local business owners and executives. The region is home to multiple nationally recognized businesses, including Pfizer, Stryker, Zoetis, PNC, Charles River, and many more. Commuting times are not only reduced with access from US-131 and Interstate 94 but a breeze with access to the US-131 and Interstate 94 Business Loops. Business travel options are convenient from the nearby Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport with direct flights to 3 major markets. Alternatively, the area offers pedestrian- and bike-friendly routes and multiple bus stops along E Michigan Avenue. The city of Kalamazoo presents businesses with a well-educated and fast-growing workforce. 46.3% of Kalamazoo residents hold college degrees, and the population within a 5-mile radius of 136 East Michigan is expected to grow over 2.6% in the next five years. Top amenities, prime accessibility, job opportunities, and continued growth all attract top talent to this top Downtown Kalamazoo destination.
Total Number of Buildings: 1
Number of Stories: 15
Typical SF / Floor: 5,152 SF
Year Built: 1929
Year Renovated: 2012
Roof Type: Flat
Construction/Siding: Metal/Glass, Steel Frame, Stone
Exterior Description: Designed by Weary and Alford Company for Kalamazoo Trust and Savings Bank, the building façade is a combination of glass, metalwork, and Indiana Limestone with elaborate architectural accents featuring geometric banking and nature motifs.
Passenger Elevators: 2
Freight Elevators: 1
Sprinklers: Wet
Internet Access: Cable, T1/T3, Fiber Optic
Zoning Description: The CCBD, Commercial Central Business District is designed to accommodate those retail, service and office uses which are characteristic of the "downtown" area of the City. The district regulations are designed to establish and preserve the central business district as the principal office and retail center of the City.
Lot Frontage: 75'
Lot Depth: 98'
Water Service: Municipal
Sewer Type: Municipal

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Demographic Statistics

Proximity: 1 mile 3 miles 5 miles
Total Population: 14,234 96,390 157,451
Median Age: 28.48 31.71 33.23
Households: 5,928 38,442 64,521


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