Lynn Drake


 THE CHALLENGE The Betty Brigade had experienced a growth spurt and needed space that would allow them to handle the current staff while growing about 50% in the next few years. Compass Commercial worked with The Betty Brigade and found a great location for the company. However, it ended up that the space was ... Read More
July 23, 2020Lynn Drake


                                  This is a conference room at the Detroit Google offices.  
July 14, 2020Lynn Drake


This is the ceiling of a bar next to the Edinburgh Castle. 
June 19, 2020Lynn Drake


The Challenge: With the help of Compass Commercial, Aras opened a 1,000 s.f. office in Troy, MI in 2014. However, within just a couple of years, Aras needed to double their size, and by 2018 they needed a space for 40 people.   What We Did: Compass needed to identify a building located ... Read More
June 17, 2020Lynn Drake


This is one of the beautiful rooms at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club in Grosse Pointe Shores. 
June 3, 2020Lynn Drake


As we all struggle to deal with this pandemic, Compass Commercial has put together some helpful resources we would like to share:12 Point Plan for Workplace Re-entry Service/Products Suppliers to help get your space ready for occupancy Commercial Real Estate Strategies on how to approach your Landlord about rental ... Read More
May 21, 2020Lynn Drake


I was in the UK in 2019, and the elevator floor started with 0. I expected that the zero floor would be the basement, but it turned out to be the main floor of the hotel. I guess if it had a basement, it would be -1? 
May 18, 2020Lynn Drake


If you are looking for some additional funding options during COVID-19 check out this list of options provided by Mariyah Saifuddin. Click here: Funding Options During COVID 19.      
May 11, 2020Lynn Drake


I’m guessing this apartment building once had a swimming pool at the center of its complex. Seeing it as I drove past made me curious, so I drove in and found this outdoor garden area. Several buildings have strategically placed graffiti. The backdrop is made up of painted containers. 
May 7, 2020Lynn Drake


Compass Commercial CEO Lynn Drake recently spoke for the Troy Chamber of Commerce on CRE Strategies During COVID-19. Here is the video from that presentation. You can also view the PowerPoint presentation here CRE-Stratetegies-Troy-Chamber-4-2020.    
May 1, 2020Lynn Drake