Available Properties

available properties iconDowntown Morganton has a variety of spaces available for lease and purchase. The Morganton Main Street Dept. will help find the space that fits your business needs. Contact the Main Street Office at 828-438-5252, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for lease and sales rates, space availability and development opportunities, or call the contact for the property listed. Property owners, please contact the office when you have space available

120 North Sterling Street

FOR RENT: Beginning in the summer of 2021. Street level retail space available in downtown Morganton. Features 1500 square feet of retail space and office space located in the rear of the building. There is a $800 security deposit and rent is $800/month due the 1st of the month, utilities not included.

Call Susan Haire at 828-437-3335 if interested.


Courthouse Square Project

Historic Courthouse Square Project January Update

Progress is happening quickly on the Courthouse Square renovations, with the stage beginning to take sahpe and the historic rock wall being replaced around the square. A timeline of recent events is below.

  • 1/4/21 Began pouring Green Street Sidewalk
  • The Stone Mason started laying stone on The Green Street Wall
  • Waterproofing contractor began work on building walls.
  • Midstate continues to install new water lines.
  • 1/7/21 More Green Street Sidewalk and Rock work completed.  
  • 1/11/21 Ash tree removed at the corner of Union and Sterling
  • 1/13/21 Tree removed from South Green Street side across from Marquee Cinemas

Upper level - 150 South Sterling Street

FOR RENT: Second level office spaces available. Offices range from 200-850 square feet. Utilities are included in rent costs.Adjacent parking available. Views of Courthouse Square.

Call Jason at 828-442-7632 for pricing and availability.

117A West Union Street

FOR RENT: Upstairs offices - 2520 square feet.

Front (Suite A) office suites available. Suite A includes 7 rooms and 2 restrooms. Prices range from $450-$750/month, utilities not included. Rent is negotiable

Call Fareeda at 828-437-7230 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

(Street & Public Parking areas adjacent)




301 West Meeting Street

FOR SALE: Former Burke Pharmacy building and lot. This property is conveniently located in the downtown Morganton Central Business District, close to the History Museum of Burke County, Public Library, and amenities of downtown. The parking lot surrounding the building has over 40 parking spaces. The main level of the building is 6,400 square feet and the basement is also 6,400 square feet. There is a current tenant renting roughly 3,200 square feet of the basement level.

Tax Value: $1,200,000

For more information, contact Butch Duckworth at 828-291-6565

300 South Sterling Street

FOR SALE: Formerly occupied by the Allergy Partners of the Blue Ridge, this large commercial building and parking lot is available in downtown Morganton. Need commercial space in downtown? Need designated parking? This building has 8,000 square feet available for you plus a parking lot. Conveniently located on South Sterling Street, the property is in close proximity to downtown restaurants, art galleries, retail shops, and all that downtown Morganton has to offer.

Link to Burke GIS listing: http://taxweb.burkenc.org/CamaPWA/PropertySummary.aspx?PARCELPK=45167

Call 828-639-2233 for more information

(Public Parking and Parking Lot adjacent)

116 South Sterling Street

For RENT: upstairs office space available in the historic Ervin Building.

Office space is available for $350/month, includes Electric, Water, and WiFi. Front and Back Entrances, plus a separate private back entrance.

Call Richard Mode at 828-443-2901 for more information

(Street & public parking areas adjacent)

406 South Green Street

FOR SALE: Here is your opportunity to own a piece of downtown Morganton! This building at 406 S. Green Street would be a fantastic spot for office use, a retail boutique, a spa or massage parlor, or yoga studio! Buyer could add a small kitchen to create an amazing coffee shop, tea house, sandwich shop or creperie! The building layout is designed around a centrally located 4-faced fireplace, and this property would make an adorable in-town rental with the addition of a kitchen.

Sellars have updated electrical system and plumbing. New bathroom fixtures, lighting and other electrical features will be finished shortly after listing date.

Listing Price: Reduced! $127,900

For more information, contact Ed Wisnieski at 732-616-4669 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


202 Patterson Street

FOR RENT: 4 offices with Reception.

Contact Gresham Orrison with Hunting Creek Associates at 828-443-5225 or 828-433-8369