2020 has arrived!!!! I hope this new year brings you and your family health and happiness. Last year was Compass Commercial’s most successful year in business. It was an unusually busy time, as I was also awarded the Goldman Sachs Entrepreneurs Scholarship, which kept me busy for the entire summer. Stay ...
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January 6, 2020Lynn Drake
December 21, 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
Ever feel like you're boxing in the dark when you're trying to figure out the real costs of the office space you rent? Because different types of real estate charge differently for space, it can be a challenge! Generally, retail or industrial buildings charge a base rent plus taxes, maintenance, and utilities. ...
November 30, 2017Lynn Drake
Finding commercial space is like preparing for a professional football game. Here's How you Have to Think: How long is the Training Season? Start your site search and put a game plan together six to nine months before your current lease expires or before you need a new space. Who Will be the ...
November 10, 2017Lynn Drake
Think you are trapped in a lease that doesn’t work for your company? Think Again! Compass Commercial, ITRA Global will save time and money on your next office or industrial renewal or relocation. Contact us Today!
October 30, 2017Lynn Drake
What is similar to a wolf in sheep's clothing? A landlord or a landlord real estate agent pretending they have your best interest at hand when renewing your lease. NEVER FORGET: It is their job to get the most money as possible for the space you lease. Image from seputarkudus.com
October 12, 2017Lynn Drake
For those who believe there really is such a thing as a free lunch and free rent, the game has changed, especially when it comes to leasing commercial space. Landlords are generally willing to give a free month, but the incredibly generous deals of the past are fading as buyer ...
September 29, 2017Lynn Drake
Your company culture might encourage people to flex their schedules and stay late in the evening or come in on weekends during crunch periods. Can your building accommodate you? Does it accommodate the hard workers down the hall at your expense? The big question is: Who controls the thermostat? If a building ...
September 15, 2017Lynn Drake