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What Real Estate Syndication is and How to Get Started

June 18th, 2021
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Real estate syndication is actually a pretty easy easy concept to understand.

Real estate syndication is a hot topic in today’s news and politics, but let’s be real: even a lot of real estate investors don’t know what it means. Many commercial real estate investors tend to stick to investing entirely on their own. While this is a completely okay way to operate, they are missing out on some of the immense benefits of real estate syndication. Plus, real estate syndication is a great way for investors to try out investing in commercial real estate. Are you still confused? Read this blog to find out what commercial real estate syndication is and how to quite literally get your foot in the door.  Read the rest of this entry »

How Commercial Real Estate Differs from Residential

June 11th, 2021
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Understanding the differences between residential and commercial real estate is huge. Make sure to do some research before investing.

Most adults know what the word real estate means: a property that is available for sale. Most adults also know that there are two different types of real estate; residential and commercial real estate. What most adults don’t know is that each type of real estate is very different from one another, even though both have to do with buying property. For instance, if you are interested in investing in either, you’ll have to know the major differences between the two, or some serious mistakes could be made. Before investing in residential or commercial real estate, understanding the differences between the two is essential. Here’s a quick guide to their similarities and differences. Read the rest of this entry »

What to Do After You’ve Signed The Office Lease

June 4th, 2021
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Signing a brand new office lease is exciting, but make sure you have everything set in order to move.

Once you’ve placed your John Hancock on that office lease, you could be wondering what the next step actually would be. Ultimately, once you’ve signed the office lease, there are some key considerations that you will absolutely need to have accomplished. In fact, every successful business is bound to expand at some point. And part of any business expansion will typically include a new office space — particularly a larger one than the one you are currently working with. Here, the perfect steps you should take after you sign a new office lease. Read the rest of this entry »

Commercial Property Management Tips to Stay Involved

May 28th, 2021
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Commercial property management should be a relationship built on mutual respect.

Nowadays, property owners get a bad rep, and commercial property management companies are no exception. All we see on social media these days is the worst of the worst examples of management that leave their tenants with poor conditions for high rent or lease agreement costs. It would be every commercial property management team’s worst nightmare to see one of their properties become infamous due to a negative viral video. However, the reality is that most management companies do care about the well-being and satisfaction of their tenants but often manage multiple properties, which can cause difficulty. But there are still ways to be responsible and proactive as a commercial property management firm to keep your tenants happy, and it just takes a little bit of effort. Here are a few tips that can get you on the right track. Read the rest of this entry »

How Commercial Property Ownership Makes Retiring Early Possible

May 20th, 2021
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This could be you someday if you learn how to properly invest in commercial property ownership.

Many Americans work each day tirelessly to accumulate 40 hours a week of work. This lifestyle will probably take up most of their adult lives. While a little vacation here and there is relaxing and refreshing, most people can’t wait for the time to come to spend the rest of their lives not tied to any job or duty. Unfortunately, most people can’t afford to retire until they are already in the elderly stage of life if they can retire at all. But, if smart investments are made at a younger age, it is still possible to retire even at an earlier age than average. One of these investments can be in commercial property ownership. Want to learn more about how commercial property ownership can lead to early retirement? Here’s how it can happen. Read the rest of this entry »

Why Invest in Industrial Real Estate?

May 13th, 2021
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Industrial real estate is a type of real estate that will always have a use.

The pandemic has pivoted the way we think of the real estate industry. Even though more and more people are fully vaccinated at this point, some offices have decided to go fully remote. This has shifted the market by an increased amount of people looking for high quality living spaces, and diminished the desire for office real estate. However, there is one type of commercial real estate that has not been affected by the crazy pandemic market– industrial real estate. This makes industrial real estate a solid, dependable choice for anyone looking to invest in commercial real estate in 2021. But why is that exactly? Read below to find out! Read the rest of this entry »

Commercial Real Estate: Four Reasons to Rent

May 6th, 2021
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Commercial real estate renting has a lot of advantages, especially today.

There’s a common misconception in the commercial real estate industry– buying is always preferable to renting. Sure, outright purchasing a property does have its advantages, such as customization prospects and long-term availability. But renting is also an equally solid solution to office real estate. Many people say, “Why would you continue to line a landlord’s pocket by renting,” or “Why throw all that money away every month?” But those people are grossly misinformed about how renting actually works. In fact, in some situations, renting is actually the ideal form of acquiring commercial real estate. Here are four reasons why renting works when it comes to commercial real estate.  Read the rest of this entry »

Why Micro-Units are a Popular Choice in Office Real Estate

April 28th, 2021
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Just because your office real estate is tiny doesn’t mean it can’t be effective!

Focusing on micro-units in office and retail real estate can make all the difference for your business. In fact, with “affordable housing” continuing to be the buzzword of the past decade, business owners are starting to find ways to make the most out of their real estate investments. This ultimately means that as costs of living continue to rise, developers all around the area are focusing on affordable housing options for their customers. But, there is also an affordability crisis that is taking place among entrepreneurs and startups. How so? The cost of commercial space has sky-rocketed over the last few years. This has brought in the rise of micro units and why they are becoming increasingly popular among office real estate needs for businesses. Here are just some key reasons micro-units are becoming a mainstay in office real estate these days. Read the rest of this entry »

Why The Business Park Is Still A Great Choice

April 22nd, 2021
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A business park remains a great place to rent or buy office space for your business in 2021.

During this pandemic, many businesses have moved out of the office and into private homes. While this at first was a temporary precautionary solution to keeping office workers safe, more and more business people have chosen to stay at home. This has put a question on many people’s minds: is keeping an office space worth it? The reality is, it’s up to how your business wants to operate. But there are lots of tenants that are slowly but surely arriving back at the office or considering an entirely different space for a corporate refresh. This is where a business park comes in. A business park was once the most sought-after area to place your business since it was often accompanied by convention centers and hotels for market professionals to reside in during business meetings. And despite the pandemic’s adverse effect on commercial real estate, a business park is still a great place to have your office space. Here’s why. Read the rest of this entry »

Retail Leasing 101: Four Steps To Finding The Perfect Space

April 15th, 2021
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Learning the process of retail leasing will soon earn you your dream retail space!

Do you own a retail business or plan on starting your own soon? More than likely, you’ll need a place to sell your wares or offerings. If so, you are going to need to start by looking for retail space. Finding a space is relatively easy, but the more complicated part lies in the retail leasing stage. But there is no need to worry. Clagett Enterprises has prepared this for you to use on how to get familiar with the process of retail leasing with this simple four-step guide.   Read the rest of this entry »