The properties on this website are the industrial site location opportunities in Northern Illinois in our Qualified Sites Program: meeting a set of criteria that guarantees quick and successful development. All sites have appropriate zoning; onsite or readily extendable utilities; necessary environmental, natural resource, and archaeological clearances; and support of local government.
Specifically, sites meet the following criteria:
a. Site must have at least 20 contiguous developable acres.
b. Industrial zoning must be in place.
c. A Phase 1 Environmental report must be complete.
d. A brochure or other marketing materials must be available.
e. Site must be branded as a named industrial park.
f. Site must be either be broker represented or have a letter of intent to sell from all owners.
g. Asking price per acre must be available.
h. A site plan must be available.
i. Industrial-grade utilities (electric, natural gas, water, sewer) are either to park boundary, or developer/municipality has a credible plan in place to extend quickly.
j. Site must have necessary archaeological, historic preservation, and natural resource clearances.