Exchange Building Renovation Announced (1/1/2022)

New Short-Term Rentals and Extended Stay Coming to Downtown Winona

New Short-Term Rentals and Extended Stay Coming to Downtown Winona

The Winona Community Realestate Fund has acquired the historic Grain and Lumber Exchange building located at the corner of 4th…

Exchange Building Renovation Nears Completion (1/10/2023)



The Winona Real Estate Fund is excited to introduce The Exchange – newly renovated apartments and short-term stay units in a beautiful historic building in downtown Winona, Minnesota. Twenty-Eight one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and studio units will be ready for new tenants and short-term stay guests on March 1, 2023.

Originally The Grain and Lumber Exchange, the building was constructed in 1900 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.   The Winona Real Estate Fund is a recently formed community fund that is excited to revitalize and invest in the Winona downtown area.

The Exchange offers comfort and modern amenities surrounded by old world charm.  The building boasts large new windows, high ceilings, original maple flooring throughout, grand staircases, and an elevator.  Each unit has stainless steel appliances, washer and dryer, central air and heat, and hardwood maple cabinetry.  Pets are allowed and will have access to a designated outdoor pet area. Off-street parking and bike storage are also included. The building has secured entrances, common areas, and a package room.   

Winona is where culture and the outdoors meet. A charming city nestled in scenic bluff country along the Mississippi River. It is known for its cultural hot spots, live music, events, art festivals, stunning architecture, and plentiful year-round outdoor activities. You will need longer than a weekend to experience and explore this magnificent city.

Apartments are now being leased. Studios start at $925, one-bed at $1,250, and two-bed at $1,800.

Short-term stays allow you to stay for a week or a month! Planning to travel with family, friends, or as a couple? Our fully furnished studio, one-bed, or two-bed units will accommodate everyone in your group. Right on the doorstep of Winona’s historic district, you will be in an ideal location to explore the shops, restaurants, parks, culture, and natural playground that is Winona. Let us be your home away from home while you experience Winona!

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