Warehouse/Distribution

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Warehouse/Distribution

Definition:
An industrial building or facility primarily used for storage and/or distribution of goods, including smaller regional warehouses, larger bulk warehouses, and heavy distribution centers. Building characteristics will include loading docks, dock-high doors, drive-in doors, high clearance heights, low percentage of office space--typically below 25% of overall total square footage. Excluded characteristics are cold-storage facilities, self-storage facilities, and truck terminal hubs.