How Simple Negotiations Matter in Commercial Real Estate

How Simple Negotiations Matter in Commercial Real Estate

When we negotiate a commercial property transaction, things can get complicated.  It pays to review things and then simplify the position of the parties.  Know what is said and how it is conveyed.  Look for the underlying issues. Understand the other person completely and comprehensively; ask plenty of questions to get to the core issues. …

How to Enrich Your Commercial Property Management Fees

How to Enrich Your Commercial Property Management Fees

The strategy behind growing commercial property management fees will always be something separate and different to the commissions and the fees that you can get from sales and leasing activity.  Any real estate brokerage business plan and team structure should consider the different fee types and the unique strategies required to grow those channels of…

Systems to Follow to Improve Commercial Property Management Business

Systems to Follow to Improve Commercial Property Management Business

In commercial property management you can easily get ‘swamped’ by daily issues and events.  Every day you can be busy day doing things that really don’t matter in the scheme of things.  Yes, I know that you have client and property issues to attend to, but the real focus here should be on selective control. …

Systems to Follow with Commercial Real Estate Market Research

Systems to Follow with Commercial Real Estate Market Research

In commercial real estate brokerage, the awareness that you have of current market trends will impact your ability to pitch, present, and convert new listings.  That market awareness will give you confidence, and confidence is ‘king’ when it comes to new business today. In simple terms you must be more confident than the competition about…

The Key Performance Indicators in Commercial Property Management

The Key Performance Indicators in Commercial Property Management

In commercial property management today, there are many important things to track across issues relating to tenants, leases, maintenance, and financial performance of the property. Note you can get our free special reports, charts, and templates here by email. In this special report about ‘Commercial and Retail Property Management Performance,’ you can understand just what…

Capable and Comprehensive Landlord Reporting in Retail Shopping Centers

Capable and Comprehensive Landlord Reporting in Retail Shopping Centers

Most retail shopping centres today are complex, active, and challenging.  There are many things to work through and control in an ongoing way.  A successful shopping centre will usually be a fine balance between tenant occupancy, income generation, customer service, and marketing.   A shopping centre manager is the person to create that balance.   The landlord…

Commercial Property Management Chart to Make Things Simple

Commercial Property Management Chart to Make Things Simple

The commercial property management process can be quite special, and certainly so when you are involved with a complex office building or retail shopping center.  I have given you a chart here to understand matters. There are many things to think about and cover over a working week and a monthly reporting period.  The clients…

Commercial Real Estate Leasing – 6 Ways for a Tenants Agent Focus

When you work for tenants in commercial real estate the listings and the opportunities work in reverse.  You are the agent looking for the space that your tenant client needs.  You act for the tenant and they pay your commission.  That’s a good thing, however it is a specialised service. The logic works well if…