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Success Stories: Bringing Home the Win

May 14, 2019 2:50:25 PM / by Giselle Baumet posted in Commercial Real Estate Process, Office Space, Retail

We could write a long list of why commercial real estate brokers are an essential resource to any business...but that would be boring.  Truth is that when it comes to demonstrating benefits, stories are best. Here are a few real-life examples of how brokers bring home the win throughout the commercial real estate process.

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Simple Ways to Increase Office Productivity

Apr 30, 2019 5:23:07 PM / by Giselle Baumet posted in Office Space, Retail

Ever start a day with lofty plans for all the things you’ll get done at the office — the checklists that will get crossed off and the projects you’ll finish — only to end the day barely getting through the first couple of things you had planned for the day? If so, you’re not alone. A lot of people struggle with how to have a productive day. Here are some simple tips to increase your office productivity today.

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Help! My Broker is Asking for Exclusivity.

Apr 12, 2019 10:04:00 AM / by Giselle Baumet posted in Office Space, Retail

You need a new space, and you have more than one commercial real estate broker who wants to help you find it. One of them asks you to sign an exclusivity agreement. What should you do?

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5 Quick Ways to Increase Retail Sales

Mar 25, 2019 3:03:13 PM / by Giselle Baumet posted in Retail

Plenty of people shop at brick-and-mortar retail businesses — around 87%, in fact.

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How to Choose the Perfect Retail Location

Mar 13, 2019 11:10:54 AM / by Giselle Baumet posted in Retail

 

Your retail location can make or break your business. It's true that when it comes to business success, the over-simplified phrase, “location, location, location" reigns. But, what exactly does that mean and how can you be sure that the "location" is going to serve you well? Let’s look at the key indicators for a successful location for your business, whether you’re just opening or you’re seeking a new space.

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The Key to Brick-and-Mortar Success in 2019

Feb 22, 2019 4:21:47 PM / by Giselle Baumet posted in Retail

We all know that retail has changed dramatically in the last decade. Where once we relied on department stores and indoor malls for shopping, we now count on convenience, a shift towards restaurants, travel, and niched shops, all with a greater focus on the experience of the consumer. If you own or are considering opening a retail space, you’re likely wondering whether these insights can help you survive and thrive in today’s retail market.

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3 Things You May Not Have Considered When Looking for a New Office Space

Dec 12, 2018 5:26:00 AM / by Gary Abraham posted in Office Space

Whether this is your first office space move or you’ve relocated several times and are experienced and well prepared, you face critical decisions when finding a new office space. 

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5 Steps to Finding a New Commercial Real Estate Location

Dec 4, 2018 5:46:00 AM / by Gary Abraham posted in Office Space

One thing is certain in business: where you operate dictates your success.

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3 Ways to Utilize Your Broker

Sep 21, 2018 6:30:00 AM / by Gary Abraham posted in Commercial Real Estate Process

Your commercial real estate broker is your best asset when searching for a new location for your business. They’ll help you navigate the process and negotiate lease terms that are in your best interest. Between their knowledge of the market, networking, negotiating skills, experience and more, your broker has a lot to offer.

So, how can you best utilize their services to support your success?

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Should I Renew My Lease or Relocate?

Sep 17, 2018 6:30:00 AM / by Gary Abraham posted in Commercial Real Estate Process

As a business owner or management-level decision maker, at some point you will inevitably be charged with one of the most important issues facing your company’s ongoing prosperity and long-term success: where to call “home” for your trusted employees and valued clients. Do you stay in this location and renew your lease, or do you need to relocate?

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