Having spent a lot of time working on and in various building and leasing projects over the years, I know that the opportunities of working with commercial tenants and landlords today will always bring in other business openings into the future. (NB – you can get more commercial brokerage ideas here in our Snapshot program – its free)
Everything in our industry is linked, and your clients locally will usually have diverse needs in leasing, sales, and property management at some stage. It is all a matter of timing and relevance. Are you ready for some property leasing action?
Landlord and Tenant Opportunity
Recognize that a simple property lease transaction can open the door for you with a key landlord or business owner. Relationships are important. It can also be said that if you know plenty of things relating to local rents, lease documents, occupancy costs, property performance, and fit-out improvements, you can add considerable value to a property in capitalized cash flow. Strategy and ideas can help facilitate an agreement between a landlord and tenant.
In this audio program, I talk about the importance of the tenant and landlord relationship and how you can tap into it as part of your commercial real estate career.
There are many different rent strategies that you can implement in commercial real estate brokerage. The facts of the rental matter hinge on just how long the property owner wants to own the property.
You can have rent strategies for the short term or the long term. You can boost property value in a market rental lift.
You can encourage a tenant to lease a property using fair and staged rents, or you can ask for the highest levels of income from the leased space and run the risk of a vacancy occurring.
Don’t forget that you also have net rents, gross rents, and incentives to work within any lease negotiation. The income or rent that you start with can be enhanced over time, so look at the bigger picture when negotiating with tenants.
Don’t focus so much on the start rent, but the income over time. Look at the rent reviews and how they can support stable occupancy for the longer term.
In this audio program, John Highman talks about the rent and leasing strategies that are so important in today’s property market. You can listen to the audio and download it here:
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