The success of medical offices in the third quarter of 2020 was very unstable. Each month, the vacancy rate, availability rate and percent leased rate changed drastically. This is likely because of the economic effects of COVID-19, but also because of the need for medical facilities. In order to treat ...
November 13, 2020Lynn Drake
Wetlands and fountains greeted us at this highway rest stop in England! The pictures don’t reallyshow how beautiful this place truly is.
November 11, 2020Lynn Drake
The Challenge: The client had been an office tenant in their Detroit location for many years. They contacted Compass Commercial after the building had been listed for sale and a buyer was completing their due diligence by asking the tenant to sign off on an estopple certificate, which is a letter ...
November 5, 2020Lynn Drake
This is an art installation on a large hotel in Ireland that happens to be for sale. If you want to buy it, let me know after all that is what we do at Compass. Anyway, I was told it was created to represent supporting special needs individuals.
October 26, 2020Lynn Drake
In the summer of 2019, I was showing a building in Auburn Hills. The building had flooded and only one person was still working in it. I couldn’t tell if the business was a staffing firm or an accounting firm. During our first visit to the site, as we stood in the parking lot waiting for the listing agent to show us into the space, I happened ...
October 23, 2020Lynn Drake
Soul Studio, managed by the Friendship Circle, is a beautiful space that provides adults with special needs a place to work on art.
October 21, 2020Lynn Drake
I interviewed Tracy Taylor on Understanding the Designer's Roll in an Office Environment for my new podcast "Exploring Business and Life".Taylor is the owner of T-Squared Designs, a commercial interior design firm. She has extensive design experience in corporate, education, health care, religious, financial, and municipal markets and provides designs ...
October 19, 2020Lynn Drake
Jill and I met at the National Association of Women Business Owners about 15 years ago. It was one of those friendships in which everything just seems to click right from the start. Jill was starting a mastermind group and asked me to join. In this group, she taught me more than just goal setting; she taught me what needs to go ...
October 14, 2020Lynn Drake
A private club in Glasgow Scotland called Corinthian.
October 8, 2020Lynn Drake
I tried to reach Rich Colbert by phone over 10 years ago. He was a super busy man, as he had just taken over the real estate department for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. He tried calling me back but missed me. He left his email address and asked me ...
October 2, 2020Lynn Drake