In the market for a new office, or have some extra space available? Many people might look in the Yellow Pages, some will ask friends. Whatever system you use to find a realtor, make sure to screen them before hiring.Commercial realtors come in every shape, color, size, and age. You ...
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February 7, 2018Lynn Drake
While the owner of a startup company may be reluctant to take on a long-term lease, it might pay to think about what that actually means in practical terms. Here are two things to consider right from the start:It could take three to six months, at least, to find ...
December 5, 2017Lynn Drake
Image from The Art of Custom Framing website Just because a building started out as one thing doesn't mean it has to stay that way.That was my thought, in 2016, when I came across a former racquet ball court building in Troy, Michigan, while researching new space for my art gallery ...
November 13, 2017Lynn Drake
Looking for commercial space to lease or buy? Want a list of questions to ask before you hire a real estate agent? Click This Image
November 3, 2017Lynn Drake
PART ONEYou’ve made the decision to purchase a building for your business. Now what?Where do you start? How does it happen? What do you need to know before you sign on the dotted line?This three-part blog series will help you understand.An investment building is usually priced based on the cash ...
October 3, 2017Lynn Drake
It really nags at me that there are firms out there who claim they’re representing your best interests when, in reality, they’re doing the opposite.Many are simply project managers and construction companies in disguise—not truly tenant representatives. Confused? Here’s How This Works: You’re looking for space, and you find a supposedly “good” tenant ...
September 12, 2017Lynn Drake