REoptimizer® Blog

Transforming Your Next Office With the IoT

Posted by Don Catalano on Aug 20, 2018 8:31:00 AM

In the 1990's, we started coming on line. In the 2000's, devices like the iPhone put the internet in our pockets, letting us stay connected anywhere and everywhere. The 2010s are the decade when the Internet crossed the barrier from people to things. Internet of Things technology -- usually referred to as the IoT -- allows devices to directly connect themselves to the network. While IoT has uses throughout industry, one of the areas where it is rapidly catching on is in office buildings. Whether you're looking to update an existing space or build a new one, this technology should be part of your plan.

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Importance of the Go-Dark Clause in Retail

Posted by Don Catalano on Aug 15, 2018 8:31:00 AM

When you sign a commercial lease for space for your retail business, you hate to think that you might end up having to vacate the building before your term has expired. Unfortunately, retail is an uncertain industry. You could find yourself in a financial situation where your only options are to shut your doors, making it important that you negotiate for a favorable Go Dark clause in your lease.

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Topics: retail

Getting The Best Deal on Your Next Office Lease

Posted by Don Catalano on Aug 8, 2018 8:32:00 AM

When your office lease comes up, you have an opportunity to find better space, a better deal or both. Even if you stay in the same place, you could still end up with more than you expect -- as long as you follow this checklist.

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Topics: Tenant Rep, office lease

Top 5 Commercial Lease Clauses You Should Know

Posted by Don Catalano on Aug 6, 2018 8:32:00 AM

Commercial leases are lengthy documents and can be overwhelming to peruse; however, it's important that you carefully read over every section to ensure that you understand the agreement. Particularly, pay attention to these key clauses:

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Topics: Lease Clauses

What You Should Know About Your Commercial Occupancy Costs

Posted by Don Catalano on Aug 1, 2018 8:32:00 AM

Occupying an office space or building that you have leased involves costs beyond basic rent. In order to budget properly and evaluate your real estate portfolio, you need to consider your total occupancy costs. Read on to learn more about occupancy costs and what you can do to reduce them.

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Topics: Occupancy Costs

Top Commercial Real Estate Articles in July 2018 from the REoptimizer Blog

Posted by Don Catalano on Jul 30, 2018 8:32:00 AM

In case you missed them, here are some of our top Commercial Real Estate articles from the REoptimizer® blog in July:

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Topics: commercial real estate

Sustainability, Your Bottom Line and Your Commercial Real Estate

Posted by Don Catalano on Jul 25, 2018 8:33:00 AM

Sustainability and profitability are not mutually exclusive. With the right strategy, you can reduce your company's environmental footprint and increase your bottom line. Here are some factors to consider.

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