REoptimizer® Blog

4 Site Selection Tips When Looking for Office Space

Posted by Don Catalano on Mar 03, 2021


Whether your goal is an expansion, a relocation or to open your first office, you want to find a site that will suit your company's needs now and in the future. After all, the commercial lease process is time-consuming and frequent moves impact your bottom line. Keeping the following tips in mind will help to ensure that you find a site that works for you at a reasonable price.

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Topics: Site Selection

5 Tips When Moving Your Office From Big Cities to the Suburbs

Posted by Don Catalano on Mar 01, 2021


In the age of the pandemic, many companies are rethinking the locations of their offices. Social distancing concerns have shifted priorities, making cities much less appealing to businesses than they were before COVID-19. Combine those concerns with the lower rental rates offered outside of major metropolitan areas, and you may have great incentive to move your own office location. If you choose to, these tips will help to ensure that you find the right space and set yourself up for a drama-free relocation.

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Topics: suburban office

Top CRE Articles in February 2021 from the REoptimizer Blog

Posted by Don Catalano on Feb 24, 2021


In case you missed them, here are some of our top Commercial Real Estate articles from the REoptimizer® blog in February 2021:

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Topics: commercial real estate

8 Working From Home Tips You Should Know

Posted by Don Catalano on Feb 22, 2021


Whether you're temporarily there due to coronavirus shutdowns or are one of the many employees whose employers have decided to permanently adopt teleworking due to the pandemic, working from home is a big adjustment. While there are definite perks to eliminating the hassles of your daily commute, you may face challenges during the transition. These tips can help de-stress your work-from-home arrangement.

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What Is a Commercial Sublease Agreement, and Who Should Consider Subleasing?

Posted by Don Catalano on Feb 17, 2021


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a lot of companies are subletting their space. Many companies have employees who work from home and have extra unused office space. If your company needs a smaller office space now, it may be ideal to look into subleasing an office space as there are a lot of sublets on the market right now.

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Topics: Sublease Clause

5 Advantages to Using Drones in Commercial Real Estate

Posted by Don Catalano on Feb 15, 2021


Drones are no longer purely for recreation. Many industries are now relying on drones to complete a wide variety of tasks from making deliveries to surveying wildlands.

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Tenant Improvement Allowance vs Turnkey Buildout

Posted by Don Catalano on Feb 10, 2021


When negotiating an office lease, one of the important aspects is the financing of tenant improvement. Questions like who is responsible for managing the construction as well as the cost and type of material to be used arises. In commercial real estate, tenant improvement financing is usually provided in one of two ways: the tenant improvement allowance and turnkey. In this article, we are going to discuss the two approaches.

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Topics: tenant improvement allowance