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NAVIGATING THE ROUGH WATERS OF A CORPORATE MOVE

As more importance is placed on workplace comfort, you may find the need to relocate your business to a new property. After you go through a property search, it's now the dreaded time to move.   Facilitating a move can be stressful for anyone, but the logistics of a corporate move can be overwhelming if not [...]

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CREATING UNIQUE EXPERIENCES THROUGH COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

Creating unique experiences in commercial property development is an important aspect of the overall real estate landscape in any city.   Skillfully including malls, restaurants, and shops into residential environments does not just happen. Likewise, creating useful space for businesses to operate and grow requires strategic planning and design. While urban planning, financing, and development [...]

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THE FACTS ABOUT CHOOSING A FOCUS AS A COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE AGENT

If you’re just starting out selling commercial real estate, it’s probably tempting to learn everything you can about every area of commercial real estate in order to consider yourself an expert in your field. And while it is valuable to be knowledgeable in your field, a commercial real estate agent that focuses their time and [...]

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WHY YOU SHOULDN’T DO IT ALL (ALONE) IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

An unfortunate side effect of being determined, successful, and driven, like the people you find working in commercial real estate, is that you often feel like you need or want to do everything yourself. When you know you are talented and can get the work done yourself, you often find it difficult to turn for other’s [...]

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WHY YOU NEED PROSPECTING & NETWORKING IN A COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE CAREER

As a real estate broker, you are selling more than just buildings. You are selling trust, making connections, and building relationships. The end sale only comes from months, or even years, spent building and nurturing relationships. Those relationships are built by networking. Those sales are built by prospecting. When it comes to one versus the other, [...]

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CUMULATIVE VS BLIND SQUIRREL EFFORTS

When building your commercial real estate career, what’s the best way to develop traction and grow your personal business? There are certain tasks you complete every day, but which of those tasks are the most important? While some brokers take a hyper-focused approach, only completing tasks that build momentum, others often seem to be all over [...]

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CAN ANYONE BE A COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE BROKER?

The commercial real estate industry is not one where you get by simply by surviving day-to-day, it’s a profession where you must thrive. If you are considering becoming a commercial real estate broker, there are certain qualities that will help you flourish in the role, rather than just survive.   Do You Think It’s Just a [...]

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MANAGING THE MOVE MEANS HAVING AN ALLY

Moving your business to a new location is a long, challenging process you know you’ll need help to get through it. But what about before the move? Finding the best property that fits your needs, your business, and your price-range can also be a challenge. One you shouldn’t face alone. When you’re ready to find a [...]

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THE ESSENTIALS OF FF&E

When you sign a lease for an office or space in a new building, you generally assume that what you bring into the building is yours and is what you will leave with when your lease expires. But what about items already in the space and provided by the building owner? All of these items, items that have [...]

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NEW ARRANGEMENTS IN OFFICE LOGISTICS

The way we work is changing. The independent workforce is growing and the number of individuals either working for themselves or as independent contractors is increasing.The need for static office space is dwindling as the rise of technology makes it possible to work from anywhere. The Millennials entering and filling the workforce have different goals and [...]

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