Leasing Information

Discover why BULLDOG SQUARE is the home to Big Rapid’s most exciting leasing opportunities.


Big Rapids is the epicenter of Central West Michigan.

Bulldog Square is located on the growing south side of Big Rapids and is adjacent to The Ferris State University campus (directly across from FSU Racquet Facility). In the midst of a vibrant business zone experiencing both residential and traffic count growth, Bulldog Square is a great location for your business. Bulldog Square’s location is home to more of your customers than ever before!


Adjacent to Ferris State University's path of growth

Ferris State University is one of the cornerstones of this area. In addition to their recent multimillion dollar upgrade at the FSU Raquet Facility across from Bulldog Square, FSU owns expansion land directly across from Bulldog Square. This promises more growth in the years ahead.


Minutes From Canadian Lakes

Looking for that lakefront & second home demographic? Bulldog Square is the closest major business area to the Canadian Lakes area which year around residents and many snowbirds call home. This is another important niche that frequents Bulldog Square.



A Regional Hub for all of West Michigan

Less than one hour to your choice of Grand Rapids, Mt. Pleasant and Cadillac.

An hour and 15 minutes to Ludington.

Only an hour and a half to Traverse City. 

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Property Highlights

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Transportation Hub

Bulldog Square is a true transportation hub. All local bus routes stop at Bulldog Square including the only Big Rapids stop for Indian Trails/Greyhound. In addition, Enterprise RentACar is located here.


Affordable lease rates

Bulldog Square rates are substantially less than competing centers giving your retail, medical, automotive, furniture or storage business a built in cost advantage. How do we do it? Keep reading on this page or visit our Resources page.


The Best Available Internet, Phone & Data

Choices for all needs and budgets! Spectrum Charter Or AT&T are available. Choose from analog phone, cable or fiber optics for your phone, voice over internet protocol (VOIP), and internet & data needs. From small business to international business level data connectivity, Bulldog Square has it ready now!


Business friendly government

Big Rapids Township is business-friendly. No income tax, low property tax rates and a can-do attitude!  This helps Bulldog Square keep NNN charges much lower than competing properties. Your ownership, employees and CPA will love the cost structure at Bulldog Square!


Property Monitoring & Fire Protection

Bulldog Square has an excellent Class 5 fire rating because of its updated fire suppression sprinkling system throughout and the type of construction. This feature is necessary for certain businesses and gives peace of mind. Do you want security or  intrusion monitoring for your business?  Ask us or see the Resources Page for details on multiple ways to satisfy that need.

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Opportunity Awaits

Population: 69,936

With nearly 70,000 people in the 30 minute drive radius, not fully counting FSU students, Bulldog Square has no shortage of available patrons. Studies that include rural populations to the North, East and West, as well as non-residents with  vacation homes in the area, indicate that the Trade Area population is closer to 100,000 people.

Traffic Count: 22,333

Bulldog Square’s traffic volume steadily increases. The most recent (2017) MDOT count is close to the top traffic count in Big Rapids.

Income: $45,961

The Median Household Income in the 30 mile drive radius for 2020.

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Big Rapids Community Shopping Center! On Northland Drive at the south end of Ferris State University offering retail, restaurant, co-work office, medical & wellness, automotive and storage opportunites.


Bulldog Square
14245 Northland Dr,
Big Rapids, MI 49307

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