5 Tips for Finding Your Ideal Location to Lease or Buy

Finding a new home for your business is an exciting process. But determining a major aspect of your business (it’s location) over an extended period of time is not something to be taken lightly. Use the following 5 tips to ensure that you find the perfect option. 1. Drive the Market While getting a sense […]


To Sign or Not To Sign – 6 Questions About Agency Agreements 2

You’re all geared up to find a property to buy or lease and then your broker shoves a contract in your face and asks you to sign it.  The contract asks you to commit to your broker for a year and to be responsible for making sure she gets paid after you decide on a […]

Lease or Buy?

With every decision in life, it’s easy to stick to what’s familiar or to follow conventional wisdom as if one size always fits all.  But important decisions, such as whether to lease or buy a commercial property, require a higher level of discernment.  Which option is best for you?  The answer might surprise you. Start […]


Commercial Lease Timeline

Timeline for Leasing Commercial Space

If you’re in the market to sign a new commercial lease, having appropriate expectations for your timeline can be the difference between stumbling before you start and long-term success. Week 1 Make a list of your real estate requirements.  Meet with decision makers within your own company to develop a vision for your new space […]

Is Hiring A Real Estate Agent Worth It? 1

If you’ve ever bought, sold, or leased real estate, you’ve probably asked yourself this question.   When we spend thousands of dollars on a service, we want to be confident that we’re getting what we paid for, no matter what the service is.  And in real estate, so much goes on behind the scenes that it […]