Archive: May, 2017



Calculate Your Space

How Much Space do you Really Need?The Compass Commercial Space Calculator results may surprise you, whether you’re a small firm or a large corporation. Give it a spin!
May 31, 2017Lynn Drake


You May Need Some Extra Muscle to Sublease!In mid-2016 my ITRA partners located on both coasts started seeing more subleases. There weren’t may here in the Detroit area until several months later. The few that were listed below market in the city of Detroit were quickly leased. Subleasing can be ... Read More
May 24, 2017Lynn Drake


What is the difference between a Leasing Agent and a Tenant Representative? You will usually find the Leasing Agent’s name on the “for lease” sign in front of a building.  The Leasing Agent represents the Landlord, and is sometimes called the Property Manager. The Tenant Representative Agent may be harder to find, ... Read More
May 16, 2017Lynn Drake


May 12, 2017Lynn Drake


See the Amazing Results Compass Managed for a Non-Profit! The Challenge: The Girl Scouts had a long-term lease at the Fisher building in Detroit, Michigan. Their rent was significantly over market and they had more square footage then they needed. They also faced many issues as a building tenant, including:  Bankruptcy of ... Read More
May 3, 2017Lynn Drake