Category: Commercial Real Estate


USA/Canadian fireworks from the roof of the Millender Garage for a 2017 Fundraiser during the Thanksgiving Parade.  
July 11, 2019Lynn Drake


I often get this question on leasing and buying buildings. No matter which side you are on, you will convince yourself you are right. The issue with buying a building is that sometimes the buyer paid to much and can’t afford to sell the building for less. Many people who ... Read More
July 9, 2019Lynn Drake


Motor City Dance Factory is a client of Compass Commercials. She leased an older flex building and turned the space into what it is today. What do you think?
July 2, 2019Lynn Drake


We ate lunch at a rotating restaurant on top of a sky scraper, which was lot of fun. The views were great, but what I found most interesting was the glass sink in the bathroom. While it looked beautiful, it wasn’t very functional. The water pressure caused the water to ... Read More
June 19, 2019Lynn Drake


There are several options for putting forth an offer to purchase:  a written purchase agreement an email or letter detailing the terms a letter of intent I generally don’t like to start with a purchase agreement, as commercial contracts have so many legalese that most people may get lost in the language. ... Read More
June 18, 2019Lynn Drake


Detroit took an old building and turned it into the Outdoor Adventure Center.
June 13, 2019Lynn Drake


The turnout for GM River Days fills the entire area!
June 6, 2019Lynn Drake


As a commercial real estate agent, I usually spend 5 to 10 hours just looking for potential sites for sale. Once a list of potential locations are found, they are sent to the client to pick which buildings they want to see. Tours can be as short as an hour ... Read More
June 4, 2019Lynn Drake


Meet Harry. Harry’s buildings are so clean you can just about eat off the floor. If an agent is bringing in a larger tenant, Harry will personally attend the showing with the listing agent so that the prospect feels at ease. Any request, whether verbal or written, will be answered. ... Read More
May 30, 2019Lynn Drake


What an incredible chandelier. I love the use of the wood with the lights to create a contempered design.
May 28, 2019Lynn Drake