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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.   https://youtu.be/4Ddeh0hf6Vo   You can also view the PowerPoint presentation here CRE-Stratetegies-Troy-Chamber-4-2020.        
May 1, 2020Lynn Drake


Windsor Castle in Berkshire, England was built in the 11th century. I’m a huge fan of English Royalty, and I love learning about how they behaved or misbehaved! Having watched every special about the Kings and Queens of England, I was very excited to walk where so much history was made.    
April 24, 2020Lynn Drake


 A year ago, a prospect was referred to me for a project. She was already in talks with another agent; however, I recommended someone more suitable to help her. She met my contact and didn't like it when he provided her with the true value of the building. She then listed the building with the initial provider for more than ... Read More
April 14, 2020Lynn Drake


This is a coworking space called Hubworx 360. The owner used their personal collection of furniture/memorabilia and creative ideas to develop this unusual shared working space. What do you think?    
April 8, 2020Lynn Drake