December 17, 2017  
 
  Entrepreneurs  
  Signing a Commercial Lease  
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You are ready to move your business to new office space. We've written articles about everything you need to know regarding commercial leases. From mistakes to avoid to lease negotiating tips, we have you covered.

Signing a Commercial Lease

  • More Tips on Leasing Office Space - If you are looking for office space, this article is a must read. Lots of great advice for those who will be renting office space.
  • Sample Lease Terms for a Commercial Building - Leasing office space? We walk you through common office lease terms. Don't let leasing terminology get in your way of getting the best possible lease.
  • Lease Renewals for Office Space - Lease renewals for office space can be tricky. Moving offices would be a pain, but you still want a good deal on your renewal. Here's how to renegotiate your lease.
  • Retail Leases - Important Terms and Conditions - Finding a good retail location is only the beginning of renting your first retail space. The lease negotiation itself will have many important twists and turns. Good legal counsel is always recommended. However, you should understand some of the important terms and conditions yourself. In this article we present some of those key terms and conditions that relate SPECIFICALLY to retail leases.
  • Office Subleasing - Office subleasing is a great way to find good office space at an affordable price. We discuss the benefits and disadvantages of office subleasing.
  • Leasing Commercial Space - Here you'll find useful tips, techniques and strategies for leasing commercial real estate.

  • Negotiating the Office Buildout - Office build-outs transform a dull office space into a productive work environment. But how does the buildout process work? Who pays for the office buildout and how do you get the best possible deal?
  • Commercial Lease Do's and Don'ts - Leasing commercial property? We provide some helpful advice on leasing office space and discuss a few common mistakes you'll want to avoid making.
  • How to Renegotiate a Lease - Renegotiating a lease is an entrepreneurial experience that can go extremely well or horribly wrong. Here's how to renegotiate your office lease and get the best possible deal.
  • Office Leases - Important Terms and Conditions - a good office location is only the beginning of renting your first office space. The lease negotiation itself will have many important twists and turns. Good legal counsel is always recommended. However, you should understand some of the important terms and conditions yourself. In this article we present some of those key terms and conditions that relate to office leases.
  • Taking Space As Is - When you lease a space ďas isĒ from a Landlord, you are probably trying to save money. You should beware of these potential pitfalls to achieving your savings goals.
  • Mistakes When Signing a Lease - Wondering how to find good office space? Before you get too far along in leasing office space, you should read our article on things to consider when renting an office and a few mistakes to avoid.
  • Negotiating Office Leases (1 of 2) - This article is to help the entrepreneur learn what a Landlord is looking for during a lease negotiation process. By learning the Landlordís point-of-view, an entrepreneur can negotiate good lease terms with greater success. Part I emphasizes credit quality of the tenant and length of term.
  • Negotiating Office Leases (2 of 2) - This article is to help the entrepreneur learn what a Landlord is looking for during a lease negotiation process. By learning the Landlordís point-of-view, an entrepreneur can negotiate good lease terms with greater success. Part II emphasizes lease rate and type (NNN, Full Service, Base Year), Tenant Improvements, and Options.
  • Dealing with Legal Counsel in Real Estate - It's important for an entrepreneur to get good legal advice prior to signing a lease for space. But how do you deal with the legal counsel? How do you choose a good lawyer? Once you have chosen them, how do you manage them? Here are a few tips for the entrepreneur to help you keep your legal counsel in line.
  • Dealing with Commercial Real Estate Brokers - Entrepreneurs leasing their first real estate space can use the help of expert brokers. Commercial real estate brokers know the market well, and can provide advice to make sure you get the best deal. This article explains how to pick the right broker for the job.
  • Move in Date Issues for Office Leases - As you get close to finalizing negotiations for your office lease, donít forget to pay attention to the passages that involve your move-in date.
  • Sample Leasehold Improvement Plan - When applying for an SBA loan and signing a retail lease there are a lot of forms and paper work. In this article, we share a sample leasehold improvement plan. This is frequently requested by landlords prior to offering a retail lease.
  • Negotiating a Lease for your Business - Before entrepreneurs can move into office space, they have to first negotiate a lease. And that process can be confusing, time-consuming, and frustrating. They also run the risk of entering into a problematic agreement which can retard the growth of a business or even sink it altogether. So negotiating a favorable lease agreement is vital to a company's growth and long-term stability. Here are the steps you must take in order to navigate this process smoothly.
  • Why Entrepreneurs Should Lease Space - To many entrepreneurs the leasing option is far much more practical than the decision to buy a property. This is especially so for businesses at the start-up stage which is bedecked by all manner of expenses. What do real property lease agreements involve?

 

 

 

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