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6 Commercial Occupancy Costs You Should Know About

Posted by Don Catalano on Oct 12, 2020


When you're conducting an audit of your commercial lease portfolio or comparing a number of prospective offices for rent, you can't simply consider rent. A lot more goes into the occupancy costs for a space than just what you pay to occupy your space. Read on to learn more about the occupancy costs that you should keep in mind when reviewing leases.

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Do You Know What Goes Into Your Commercial Occupancy Costs?

Posted by Don Catalano on Jun 12, 2019


Tracking your occupancy is important for monitoring your company’s expenses and can help you to reduce costs and positively impact your bottom line. Unfortunately, many people overlook crucial expenditures when calculating occupancy costs, leading to incorrect figures. To ensure that you're getting an accurate picture of what your space is costing you, make sure that you include all of the following items: 

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What You Should Know About Your Commercial Occupancy Costs

Posted by Don Catalano on Aug 01, 2018


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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REoptimizer's Top Commercial Real Estate Blogs from May 2017

Posted by Don Catalano on May 30, 2017

In case you missed them, here are some of our top CRE articles from May:

 

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Topics: Commercial Office, commercial real estate, Occupancy Costs, CRE Site Selection

Reduce Your Commercial Occupancy Costs

Posted by Don Catalano on Apr 18, 2016

Your monthly rent isn't the only cost that you need to consider when you're considering relocating or expanding your business. Occupancy costs are another ongoing expense that you need to take into consideration and account for, and with some careful planning and a little effort, it's possible to minimize these expenses to increase your profitability.

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6 Ways to Reduce Occupancy Costs

Posted by Don Catalano on Sep 10, 2015

Occupancy costs greatly impact a bottom line, so keeping them as low as possible is a boon for any business. Whether you're in the process of searching for a new space or are already locked into a lease, there are a number of ways that you can minimize occupancy costs. These tips will help you identify ways to reduce current costs or allow you to lease a space at the lowest possible cost.

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5 Advantages to Leasing Your Commercial Real Estate

Posted by Don Catalano on Feb 09, 2015

While many small business people dream of buying their buildings, many of the largest and savviest companies choose to lease their commercial real estate. Opting to stay a tenant doesn't just reduce up front costs. It also lowers ongoing expenditures while also giving your business greater flexibility. If you're on the fence between leasing and owning, here are five great reasons to stay a tenant.

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Topics: corporate real estate, commercial real estate, tenant tips, CRE, Occupancy Costs, commercial real estate lease, leasing real estate