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Seven Common Commercial Real Estate Terms

Posted on October 17, 2019

From a business owner looking to purchase a building to someone who has come across some extra money and is looking for an investment, seven terms are especially important to understand when considering entering the world of commercial real estate. These terms are common in conversation, blog articles and in contracts, which can be long, […]

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Shared Office Space: What It Is, the Whys and Why Nots

Posted on September 30, 2019

Shared office spaces provide a myriad of services for startups, entrepreneurs, freelancers, small businesses and the like. From collaborative workspaces to virtual offices, these innovative and functional arrangements offer both benefits and disadvantages. But before getting to the whys and why nots, we should explain exactly what characterizes shared office space, as it’s more complicated […]

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The Three Most Common Commercial Real Estate Leases

Posted on July 29, 2019

Commercial real estate leases come in different shapes and sizes. It’s crucial for a tenant to understand the costs included in a contract and what expenses are not covered. Why? Because some common leases exclude certain expenses. These expenditures can be wide-ranging—from property insurance to janitorial services, and beyond. So, the total cost of renting […]

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The Seven Types of Commercial Real Estate

Posted on June 26, 2019

WHAT IS COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE? You probably have a good idea of what defines commercial real estate (CRE)—it’s real estate used for commercial purposes, right? The official definition of CRE is any property used for business purposes or to provide a workspace rather than a living space. Put simply, CRE is any property held to […]

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The Benefits of Mixed-Use Developments

Posted on May 15, 2019

What are mixed-use developments? Mixed-use developments integrate residential, commercial and industrial real estate into a single, compact site. Here, residents can walk to work, markets, restaurants and entertainment. Mixed-use developments saw their heyday in the U.S. prior to World War II. But then, along came America’s love affair with the automobile and larger, affordable housing […]

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How Much Office Space Do You Really Need?

Posted on March 20, 2019

When it comes to leasing office space for your business, making all the right decisions can be tough. One of the most common questions comes down to the size and space you need to adequately plan for current employees and future growth. Where Do I Start?   The first step is to make an initial […]

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Early Trends in Opportunity Zone Investment

Posted on January 28, 2019

The National Trend: Fundraising Continues and Deals Begin to Close Before December 31, 2019 Deadline to Maximize Tax Benefits Created as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, Opportunity Zones (OZs) offer tax benefits to investors beyond traditional real estate groups. Large owner-users of real estate, such as universities and well-capitalized companies, […]

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Government Shutdown Affecting Commercial Real Estate

Posted on January 16, 2019

I’ve had a number of questions lately in regards to the government shutdown and what, if anything, it could do to the world of commercial real estate.  If you have an SBA loan in process, a government tenant, or agreements with government authorities… you probably already know the answer- it’s already affecting things and likely […]

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What is a Commercial Real Estate Agent?

Posted on December 26, 2018

Commercial real estate agents are licensed individuals who help their clients buy, sell or lease properties that are intended for business purposes. These agents have the option to work for themselves, another commercial broker or for a full real estate services firm. A commercial real estate agent takes leadership and provides guidance in helping clients […]

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Which Type of Office Space is Right for You?

Posted on November 21, 2018

Finding an office building for your business can be confusing—especially with so many types of floor plans available nowadays. How do you know which kind is right for your needs? Examining the styles and knowing your options is vital in finding a space that will allow your business to thrive. Styles  Every business has its […]

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