Dock High Warehouse for Sale - Sacramento Metro

Last Updated Sept. 11, 2023

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You likely found us here because you are searching for Dock High Warehouse for sale in the Sacramento Metro. Our Sacramento Metro affiliate broker has extensive experience with Dock High Warehouse, having leased and sold existing properties and worked with developers on build-to-suit spaces for lease. These spaces come in many shapes and sizes, and we've performed a search for this article that covers small- to medium-sized spaced for sale in the Sacramento Metro. That survey/search is summarized in this article. We are ready, willing, and able to conduct a comprehensive search for Dock High Warehouse for sale in the Sacramento Metro and meeting your specific requirements. Read on for more detail about the characteristics of Dock High Warehouse, as well as the results of our search for this article.

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All types of industrial warehouses require Loading Docks. Logistics warehouses, distribution centers, and specific manufacturing warehouses need to optimize space as much as possible, but also loading and unloading time. High docks are the best option to optimize loading and unloading time and prevent properties from flooding. If you are looking for an industrial property to buy or lease in Sacramento, look first at the type of loading docks.

Photo of a large dock-high loading facility.This is actually a pretty loaded question (pun intended if you like). At a very basic level, Dock-High docks are used to simplify getting "stuff" into and out of a building - generally from or to a truck trailer ... or train car. One of our more popular articles provides a definition of Dock-High loading. The main alternative is grade-level building access - i.e. being able to drive into a building so that the "stuff" you work with can be lifted from and onto whatever you are using to transport your "stuff." "Stuff" can mean anything from raw materials to finished goods, supplies, tools, tooling, etc., etc.. Size and weight are big factors in deciding which of these two methods of moving "stuff" into and out of your building is used - with bigger and heavier stuff tending to be grade-level, and lighter and smaller tending to be dock-high. There is also the issue of whether the stuff you are transferring needs to be well protected from the elements including during the loading and unloading process. There are always exceptions, and much is likely being left out. Docks are seen attached to many types of buildings - manufacturing, R&D, Distribution, Storage, etc. The measure of how many docks you need is tied directly to how much "stuff" you need to move into and out of your building/space in a given time period (also a complex calculation). That's a fairly simple, conceptual discussion of Dock-High dock uses. Also, now that we've compared and contrasted dock-high vs. grade-loading, note in the above photo that most (nearly all?) buildings need to have a bit of grade loading in any case. Read on for some discussion of more detailed issues surrounding Dock-High docks.

Since docks and loading/unloading is an important issue, we have several articles on the topic. Aside from the links in the section above, we have Warehouse Loading Types, Dock-Well - Picture with Definition, Side-Load Dock Well - Picture with Definition, Dock-High Loading - Convert an Existing FacilityExterior Elevated Dock - Picture with Definition and Dock-Leveler - Picture with Definition. The above are all links. If you have an interest, bon app├ętit. We'll likely be adding other articles on issues like Environmental Control during loading and unloading, Fork Lifts, etc., and we'll do our best to update this as pertinent items are added to the site. We spend a good deal of time on this and related content, and expect to continue to do so.

See the Survey Description Section for a contextual description of Surveys and for what they are used.

Survey Item 1 of 7 Help Me Find Properties Like This
Property Type Industrial & Flex
Transaction Type Purchase
Location Keywords
Keyword Selection
I-80
Keyword Selection
Sacramento International Airport
Property Descriptions
Clear Height (ft)
Actual: 32
Office Square Feet
Actual: 3000
Total Square Feet
Actual: 42000
Property Feature Keywords
Keyword Selection
Dock Loading
Keyword Selection
Grade Level Access
Keyword Selection
Esfr/High Pile
Keyword Selection
Sprinklered
Further Description * Sale - Investment or Owner User
* 42,000 SF Building Area
* 1 Story
* 32' Clear Ceiling Height
* ESFR Sprinkler System
* 1,000 Amps of Power Supply
* 14 Dock-High Doors/Loading
* 2 Drive In / Grade-Level Doors
* 35 Parking Stalls
* 3,000 SF Office Space

This 42,000 SF industrial building is under consideration for construction and features 14 dock-high doors, two grade-level doors, and a clear ceiling height of 32 feet. It is also installed with an ESFR sprinkler system and a 1,000 Amps power supply.

Survey Item 2 of 7 Help Me Find Properties Like This
Property Type Industrial & Flex
Transaction Type Purchase
Location Keywords
Keyword Selection
I-80
Keyword Selection
Sacramento International Airport
Property Descriptions
Clear Height (ft)
Actual: 28
Office Square Feet
Actual: 3000
Total Square Feet
Actual: 25500
Property Feature Keywords
Keyword Selection
Dock Loading
Keyword Selection
Grade Level Access
Keyword Selection
Esfr/High Pile
Keyword Selection
Sprinklered
Further Description * Sale - Investment or Owner User
* 25,500 SF Building Area
* 1 Story
* 28' Clear Ceiling Height
* ESFR Sprinkler System
* 1,000 Amps of Power Supply
* 5 Dock-High Doors/Loading
* 2 Drive In / Grade-Level Doors
* 22 Parking Stalls
* 3,000 SF Office Space

The warehouse is under consideration for construction with a building size of 25,500 SF. It is a one-story structure that has a 28-foot clear ceiling height, five dock-high doors, and two grade-level doors.

Survey Item 3 of 7 Help Me Find Properties Like This
Property Type Industrial & Flex
Transaction Type Purchase
Location Keywords
Keyword Selection
Marconi/Arcade Transit Stop
Keyword Selection
Sacramento International Airport
Property Descriptions
Clear Height (ft)
Actual: 18
Office Square Feet
Actual: 3165
Total Square Feet
Actual: 37200
Property Feature Keywords
Keyword Selection
Single Tenant
Keyword Selection
Dock Loading
Keyword Selection
Grade Level Access
Further Description * Sale - Investment or Owner User
* Class C Building
* 1.66 AC Lot Size
* 37,200 SF Building Area
* 1 Story
* Built 1982
* Reinforced Concrete Constructed
* Single Tenancy
* 1.08/1,000 SF Parking Ratio
* 18' Clear Ceiling Height
* 1 Drive In/Grade-Level Door
* 40 Surface Parking Spaces
* Opportunity Zone
* 4,000a/480v 3p Heavy Power Supply
* M-1 Zoning
* 3,165 SF Office Supply
* 11 Drive-thru Roll Up Doors

This industrial warehouse is on 1.66 acres of lot and has 37,200 SF of floor space. A class C building, completed in 1982, has a single occupancy. It has one grade-level door, an 18-foot clear ceiling height, drive-thru roll-up doors and a 4,000a/480v 3p power supply.

Survey Item 4 of 7 Help Me Find Properties Like This
Property Type Industrial & Flex
Transaction Type Purchase
Location Keywords
Keyword Selection
US Highway 50
Property Descriptions
Clear Height (ft)
Actual: 22
Total Square Feet
Actual: 40400
Property Feature Keywords
Keyword Selection
Single Tenant
Keyword Selection
Dock Loading
Keyword Selection
Yard
Keyword Selection
Grade Level Access
Further Description * 40,400 SF Building Area
* 3.08 AC Lot Size
* 2 Stories
* Built 1999 / Renovated 2018
* Heating
* Natural Gas
* Single Tenancy
* Class C Building
* Sale - Owner User
* 1,200 amps power
* 22 FT Clear Height
* City Water & Sewer
* 10,000 SF Warehouse Area
* 0.74/1,000 SF Parking Ratio
* 1 Dock-High Door/Loading
* 7 Drive-In / Grade-Level Doors

This property is situated on a 3.08-acre parcel of land and has a building space of 40,400 square feet. It is a Class C, two-story building originally erected in 1999 and renovated in 2018, initially intended for a single tenant. It features a parking ratio of 0.74 per 1,000 square feet, a clear height of 22 feet, one dock-high door, and seven drive-in doors. The property is equipped with natural gas facilities, connected to city water and sewer services, and has heating capabilities. The power supply is substantial, amounting to 1,200 amps. The warehouse area available measures 10,000 square feet.

Survey Item 5 of 7 Help Me Find Properties Like This
Property Type Industrial & Flex
Transaction Type Purchase
Location Keywords
Keyword Selection
Nevada County
Property Descriptions
Clear Height (ft)
Actual: 25
Total Square Feet
Actual: 35000
Property Feature Keywords
Keyword Selection
Single Tenant
Keyword Selection
Dock Loading
Keyword Selection
Yard
Keyword Selection
Grade Level Access
Further Description * 35,000 SF Building Area
* 2.19 AC Lot Size
* 1 Story
* Lighting
* Built 2021
* Gas Heating
* Propane Gas
* County Water
* Single Tenancy
* Class B Building
* Air Conditioning
* Septic Field Sewer
* 25 FT Clear Height
* 1.11/1,000 SF Parking Ratio
* 2 Dock-High Doors/Loading
* 1 Drive In / Grade-Level Door

This property has a building area of 35,000 square feet and is situated on a 2.19-acre lot. Its construction dates back to 2021. The building is a single-story structure classified as Class B, intended for single tenancy. It has a parking ratio of 1.11 per 1,000 square feet. It features a clear height of 25 feet, two dock-high doors, and one drive-in entrance. For interior comfort, air conditioning and appropriate lighting are provided. It's equipped with propane gas, connected to county water, and utilizes a septic field sewer system. Additionally, gas heating is available to ensure adequate warmth.

Survey Item 6 of 7 Help Me Find Properties Like This
Property Type Industrial & Flex
Transaction Type Lease
Location Keywords
Keyword Selection
Hwy 50
Keyword Selection
Sun Center Dr and Kilgore Rd
Property Descriptions
Total Square Feet
Actual: 44000
Property Feature Keywords
Keyword Selection
Dock Loading
Keyword Selection
Yard
Further Description * 44,000 SF Building Area
* 3.58 AC Lot Size
* 1 Story
* Built 1983 / Renovated 2023
* Class B Building
* Sale - Owner User
* Monument Signage
* Proximity to retail services
* 4.02/1,000 SF Parking Ratio
* 1 Dock-High Door/Loading

This property boasts a building area of 44,000 square feet and a lot size of 3.58 acres. Originally built in 1983, it has recently undergone renovations in 2023. Categorized as a Class B building, it consists of a one-story structure with a parking ratio of 4.02 spaces per 1,000 square feet. The property features one dock-high door and includes monument signage. It is conveniently situated near various retail services.

Survey Item 7 of 7 Help Me Find Properties Like This
Property Type Industrial & Flex
Transaction Type Purchase
Location Keywords
Keyword Selection
I-80
Property Descriptions
Clear Height (ft)
Minimum: 20
Maximum: 22
Total Square Feet
Actual: 50000
Property Feature Keywords
Keyword Selection
Single Tenant
Keyword Selection
Dock Loading
Keyword Selection
Yard
Keyword Selection
Grade Level Access
Further Description * 50,000 SF Building Area
* 3.28 AC Lot Size
* 1 Story
* Built 1989 / Renovated 2002
* Fenced Lot
* Single Tenancy
* Class B Building
* Sale - Owner User
* 1/1,000 SF Parking Ratio
* 20 FT - 22 FT Clear Height
* 8 Dock-High Doors/Loading
* 7 Drive In / Grade-Level Doors

This property lies on 3.28 acres and has a building space of 50,000 square feet. It has a single story and is designated as a Class B structure. Originally constructed in 1989 and later renovated in 2002, this building was designed for a single tenant. It has a parking ratio of 1 space per 1,000 square feet. It features clear heights ranging from 20 to 22 feet, eight dock-high doors, as well as seven drive-in entrances. It includes a fenced lot and a yard area for added functionality.

Dock-High is really an aspect, or feature of a warehouse. It's quite common, and we chose it as the primary aspect for which you might be searching. There are other ways to search for this type of property or space. A few of these are listed below:

  • Cross-Dock Warehouse for Lease, Rent, or Sale
  • Distribution Warehouse for Lease, Rent, or Sale
  • Fulfillment Warehouse for Lease, Rent, or Sale
  • Pick, Pack and Ship Warehouse for Lease, Rent, or Sale
  • Package Handling Warehouse for Lease, Rent, or Sale

There are many more options for searching for this type of property/space. There are also a number of issues we can help you with that are not mentioned elsewhere - things like:

  • Free Trade Zone Access (FTZ)
  • Shipping Ports
  • Airport Hubs
  • Dock-High
  • Dock-Well
  • Rail Service
  • Etc.

There are a number of cities included in the Sacramento Metro Area - here are a few of the larger ones: Sacramento, Elk Grove, Roseville, Citrus Heights, Folsom, Rancho Cordova, Davis, Rocklin, Woodland, & West Sacramento.

The rest - hopefully close to an inclusive list, is on our Sacramento Metro Area home page. You can navigate directly to the link on your Metro Home Page using the In-Page link for "Service Area Summary." This list includes all of the Cities and Towns of which we are aware in the Metro Area. Each City and Town listed is also a link to detailed statistics about that specific place drawn from various Census Bureau reports.

When a client asks us to help them search for a property to meet their needs for a Dock High Warehouse for Sale in Sacramento, we go to the best listing services and to our fellow Commercial Real Estate brokers to pull together all the information available for properties meeting the stated client requirements. We validate the information to be provided - likely by talking directly with the selling or leasing brokers - and then help our clients go through this information to help them select the best fit properties, from which the client would select properties they wish to tour. We are posting an abbreviated version of a search we've either performed for another client, or one we've performed particularly for this article. We call the information provided in this article a "Survey," and we'd love to turn this survey into a full set of search results based upon your requirements! If you don't see a survey in the next section, it just means we haven't gotten around to it yet. If you need this type of property, please do let us know and we'll contact you to get started. The search we perform for you will include most or all categories you see here, plus information about pricing, other expenses, availability, and anything we can find regarding other requirements you provide for your use case. We would provide all of this, along with any available flyers, photos, and detailed information regarding each property.

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Our job is to find a selection of Dock High Warehouses for Sale in the Sacramento Metro using all public and private information services along with our shoe leather and connections. This identification process is without financial obligation to you. Brokers make their money at closing, and these commissions are generally included in the lease and purchase price. To make contact with us, please use our chat widget at the bottom right of your screen, call the number at the top right of your screen, or go to our form page to send us your contact information and a summary of your requirement. For more information about our Sacramento Area Affiliate, and more about what we do for you, please visit our Sacramento Metro Area.

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