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7 Reasons You Should Engage a Tenant Rep Broker

Posted by Don Catalano on Jan 20, 2021


Whether you're relocating, expanding or opening your first office, you may find yourself wondering, "Do I really need a tenant rep broker to help me with this?" No matter what your situation, the answer to the question is a resounding, "yes!" There are numerous reasons why you should engage an experienced tenant representative to assist with the leasing process. Here are a few:

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Topics: tenant rep broker

8 Tips for Employees Returning to the Workplace

Posted by Don Catalano on Jan 18, 2021


The coronavirus pandemic forced many employees to work from home. As companies begin to experiment with bringing all employee back to the office while maintaining all social distancing rules to minimize the spread of COVID-19, here are a few tips:

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Topics: Office Space

Should You Move Your Office to the Suburbs?

Posted by Don Catalano on Jan 13, 2021


Recently, there has been a massive relocation taking place in the United States especially in the tech communities. The pandemic as well as several factors such as the US election has made many companies reconsider their location priorities and preferences. You may be wondering if moving your office to the suburbs is the best decision to make at the moment. In this article, we are going to explore the factors you may want to consider when choosing to move to the suburbs.

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Topics: Office Space

6 Tips to a Successful Commercial Lease Negotiation

Posted by Don Catalano on Jan 11, 2021


Commercial lease negotiations are very long and arduous. These are the six steps to take if you want to have a successful commercial lease negotiation:

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Topics: Lease Negotation

6 Tips When Auditing Your Commercial Lease

Posted by Don Catalano on Jan 06, 2021


A commercial lease is usually one of a company's biggest expenses, and some businesses may be unknowingly paying more than is necessary to their landlords. After all, errors can occur with any document, including commercial leases. Conducting a commercial lease audit can help you spot mistakes that are increasing your occupancy costs, so that you can address them with your landlord and remedy the situation. Following these six tips will help to ensure a successful audit:

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Topics: lease audit

Top CRE Articles in December 2020 from the REoptimizer Blog

Posted by Don Catalano on Dec 30, 2020


In case you missed them, here are some of our top Commercial Real Estate articles from the REoptimizer® blog in December 2020:

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Topics: commercial real estate

Long vs Short Term Leases: Weighing the Pros and Cons

Posted by Don Catalano on Dec 16, 2020


One of the essential decisions that you will need to make when you're negotiating a commercial real estate lease is the right lease term. Short and long-term leases offer their advantages and disadvantages.

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Topics: short term lease, long-term lease