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Realty Investment Strategies for 2022 

September 24th, 2021
Realty Investment Strategies for 2022 Clagett

Before you start any business or settle into any property, you need to understand who it will be there to work for

There’s a new year is approaching, along with new opportunities to make a move on the real estate market. It may be time to start up a new investment or start your first one if you’re looking to enter the field. Professionals exist to help you with the complicated, in-depth work, but here are five things you can do to start before you hire a legal team to help you start investing in real estate for the new year. Read the rest of this entry »

Different Types of Office Spaces

September 16th, 2021
Different Types of Office Spaces

There are all kinds of office space layouts available! Which might be right for you?

The office space scene is changing dramatically, with many expecting the world to work mainly from home and limiting travel. Even so, there are several fundamental benefits of working in an office, such as more authentic connections, accountability, and focus. With all the advantages that office spaces give, the next question is what kind of office space to look for. Here is a brief yet concise guide on the different types of office spaces. 

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Property Management Tips for Fall

September 8th, 2021
Property Management Tips for Fall

How can you make sure your commercial property is prepared for fall and winter? Here are a few key tips.

In many parts of the country — especially the Mid-Atlantic — temperatures are slowly beginning to cool down, and leaves are starting to fall anytime now. Indeed, fall is just around the corner. And for property managers, it can be hard to keep the landscape well-maintained and looking gorgeous for visitors and residents alike. However, property managers can take advantage of a few key tips and tricks when it comes to ensuring the property is clean and attractive for current and prospective residents alike. Here are a few property management tips for fall that every property manager needs to know about when it comes to getting ready for the fall season.

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Converting Residential to Commercial

September 1st, 2021
Converting Residential to Commercial

Thinking of converting residential property to commercial? Clagett can help!

The housing market has reached a fever pitch in 2021, with fewer homes available for sale and very high demand. Among those looking for residential property are commercial real estate investors. Perhaps you are one of them. Converting commercial real estate into residential is a common practice, but what about residential to commercial? Here are a few pointers concerning this approach.

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How Commercial Real Estate Affects Downtown

August 25th, 2021
How Commercial Real Estate Affects Downtown

Commercial real estate is more than just buildings; here’s its affect on America’s downtown areas.

Commercial real estate is merely the buildings that house people and their services and amenities. Commercial buildings are schools, stores, offices, restaurants, and cultural centers. It is where communities thrive in a way not feasible in a residential house. Likely, investors, owners, and property managers of CRE know this, and know just how important their buildings are. Below is a brief look at how exactly commercial real estate affects downtown in particular.

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Benefits of Commercial Development

August 18th, 2021
Benefits of Commercial Development

What can one reap with commercial real estate development?

Commercial development can look like various things, such as the construction or reconstruction of data centers, warehouses, self-storage, retail, or office buildings. Constructing new buildings in a local area can have its pros and cons, but it can certainly have several benefits if it is done right. Below are at least three benefits of commercial development.

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Securing a Vacant Commercial Property

August 12th, 2021
Securing a Vacant Commercial Property

If you ever have a vacant commercial property, Clagett can help you check these things off your to-do list!

As a landlord, investor, or property manager, you can have a lot on your plate. Even with many years in the field, there is always a new experience to be had. For example, you might have a commercial property that becomes vacant for a period. It can happen for many reasons. If this is a situation you are in, make sure to check off all these boxes in securing your vacant commercial property.

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The Open Office Layout: Pros and Cons

August 4th, 2021
The Open Office Layout: Pros and Cons

Should your new business location have an open layout? Here are the pros and cons.

When looking for the perfect office space, you want to have your criteria straight. Every part of your business office needs to serve a purpose, and part of this space is its layout. What kind of work environment does your business need? Everyone has their preferences, but the trend of the open office layout is undoubtedly booming. Below are the pros and cons of the open office layout to bear in mind.

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Landscaping Tips for Commercial Property Management

July 29th, 2021
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One essential part of property management is making sure the outside of the lot looks great.

If you are managing a commercial property that features an outdoor grassy area or courtyard, you’ll probably need to think about landscaping services to keep everything looking nice. This is because landscaping actually plays a crucial role in the overall look of the property. Having a well-groomed landscape or yard is an essential part of curb appeal, which is huge even for commercial property renters. No one wants to work in a setting that is unkept, especially when first impressions on new clients are very important! Whether you DIY or hire a professional team, basic landscaping should always be a part of your building management plan. Here are some landscaping tips commercial property management teams should look into for keeping their managed property looking great on the outside.  Read the rest of this entry »

How Real Estate Consultants Can Help You Find Your Dream Property

July 23rd, 2021
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Real estate consultants are here to help you out. No need to feel intimidated!

Many go-getting investors dream of becoming a landlord or property manager and build that oh-so-valuable passive income over time. Many people use passive income for all sorts of reasons, such as retirement planning, supplementary income, or to save up for something they love like hobbies or vacations. Regardless of the reasoning, the world of real estate investment and commercial management is not as easy to get into as you might think. One way to make things a lot smoother is by employing the services of real estate consultants. Want to know more about real estate consultants and how they can help make your real estate dreams come true? Read this! Read the rest of this entry »