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Scott Saunders


I interviewed Scott Saunders on 1031 exchanges for my new podcast "Exploring Business and Life".Saunders is Senior Vice President of Asset Preservation known as API. Scott is the expert on 1031 exchanges, and he's been in the business for 32 years.https://youtu.be/tMI4qGlnk3E?list=PLQQwPJkaeFNkZMUjv2PDny8FK-wExinmm
March 4, 2021Lynn Drake
Disaster Recovery V. 3


One of the most important things to do for your disaster recovery plan is to make sure you have both a living will and a regular will as part of your disaster recovery plan. Both documents detail who would take over the business in the event of death or illness. ... Read More
February 8, 2021Lynn Drake
Screen Leslie Banas Podcast Episode 2021-01-12 at 12.47.11 PM


I interviewed Leslie Banas, Shareholder and Director of Kemp Klein Law Firm.Banas provides real estate and corporate legal services to those in the multi-family housing, healthcare, professional service and technology industries. See her role in the podcast episode below.https://youtu.be/TSPUCSOWkQ4
January 29, 2021Lynn Drake


Read our client success story about the Great Lakes Women's Business Council from the flyer below!
January 28, 2021Lynn Drake
Disaster Recovery V. 3


Think back to March 2020, when COVID-19 started to take over the US. I was in Central America on a 10-day cruise as the virus swept the world. As we sailed around the seas, ports were closing due the virus. We wondered what we would find when we returned home. ... Read More
January 25, 2021Lynn Drake
Why Buildings Have Different Rates


I was showing a client several buildings in Troy.  The client knew one of the tenants in a perspective building.  The two of them talked and the tenant told my client what they were paying for rent. From that point on the client used this number as the benchmark. The ... Read More
January 17, 2021Lynn Drake
Disaster Recovery V. 3


There is nothing quite as important as keeping your business running even during an emergency. In early 2020, with the spread of Covid-19, many emergency plans had to be executed. In this series, we will look at the kinds of emergency procedures that should be included in your businesses plan. ... Read More
January 11, 2021Lynn Drake
Kasturi Bagchi Podcast


I interviewed Kasturi Bagchi on negotiating commercial real estate mortgages for my new podcast "Exploring Business and Life".Bagchi is a partner at Honigman, LLP. She specializes in the details of mortgages through counseling clients. Bagchi helps clients by spotting and resolving issues to help close real estate transactions in a ... Read More
January 5, 2021Lynn Drake


2021 Has Arrived! Looking back, it’s clear that 2020 will be a year we will always remember. Some happy and some sad memories will linger. The world was at war with Covid. While it appeared to only affect our seniors at first, the second wave seemed to hurt so many people. ... Read More
January 4, 2021Lynn Drake


What Do You Think? Motor City Dance Factory was transformed from an outdated flex building to a contemporary dance studio by the owner, Camille Johnson.  
December 17, 2020Lynn Drake