“Exclusively Representing Tenants and Buyers of Commercial Real Estate”


You will need a commercial agent, an attorney, a banker, an inspector, and possibly someone who handles construction. If you are going to hire a commercial agent, do some research on who to hire. Most people think that every licensed real estate agent has the same experience, but that simply isn’t ... Read More
February 12, 2019Lynn Drake


Meet the Landlords: Tom, Dick, Harry, and Pat They are all commercial real estate landlords, and if you don’t learn anything about them before you lease space, you might make a leasing mistake—a mistake that will cost you lots of extra money and stress! My clients often ask me if they need ... Read More
February 5, 2019Lynn Drake


Here are before and after pictures of the GM Plaza. Notice the beautiful water in front of the building.
January 31, 2019Lynn Drake


Identifying and finding the ideal building is similar to the finding a lease property. First, you need to determine what type of building is required. You can put a regular office user in any commercially zoned office space. However, you can’t put a medical user in any office building. The space ... Read More
January 29, 2019Lynn Drake


The first step is to do some soul searching. Is it better to lease or buy a building? Is your business still growing? If so, how much time do you have until your team outgrows the building. What is the cost to lease versus the cost to buy a building?
January 24, 2019Lynn Drake


The Uniroyal Prominade is currently being worked on in Detroit and is part of the 5 year plan!
January 22, 2019Lynn Drake


In 2019 , we will take a detailed look at buying a commercial building. It isn’t that hard, but there are a lot of steps that you need to understand, and the timing of each one is critical. In this series, we will look at who should be on your ... Read More
January 15, 2019Lynn Drake


The following is a map of the area covered by the Conservancy.
January 8, 2019Lynn Drake


The following is a map of the area covered by the Conservancy.
January 7, 2019Lynn Drake


Taken from a yacht in the Sydney Harbor in front of the Sydney Bridge on 12/31/17. Did you know this is the first place in the world where the new year dawns?
January 4, 2019Lynn Drake