Ribbon Cutting Event Held for Storm Lake Townhouse Development Project

A Storm Lake United ribbon-cutting event took place Wednesday afternoon on the grounds of the new Kading Properties townhomes on the east side of Storm Lake.

As of the 2020 U.S. Census, Storm Lake’s population has risen by nearly 12-hundred compared to the census taken in the year 2000. Kading CEO Karie Ramsey said they quickly realized Storm Lake’s need for housing…

Storm Lake Mayor Mike Porsch spoke at the ribbon cutting…

Kading Vice President of Operations Heather Burns said the project has been going according to plan…

The City of Storm Lake and Tyson Foods approached Kading more than three years ago as they were looking to identify a potential partner in workforce housing development.

Some of the townhomes are still under construction, and Burns said the entire project is expected to be completed early next spring. The Kading townhomes all consist of three bedrooms with either one bathroom and a one-car garage, or two bathrooms and a two-car garage. The rent for each of the townhomes is $895 per month. Each of the units has approximately 1,008 square feet of living space.

If interested in renting one of the units, go to www.kadingproperties.com.


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