Commercial Real Estate Brokerage – A Custom Designed Strategy to Work with Commercial Property Investors

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Every commercial property is unique and on that basis every property investor will have special challenges to work with their asset.  In every property location there will be special factors to consider and challenges to resolve.  You can be the specialist for the location to help investors through the challenges that they experience.  The value…

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Shopping Center Managers – How to Reposition and Improve a Retail Shopping Center

Any shopping centre today can be a challenging asset from a performance perspective.  There are many challenges to track, balance, and manage.  The skills of the property manager and or leasing manager applied to the task will be critical to asset performance. Fees for services It should also be said that the fees to manage…

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How to Choose the Right Commercial Property Management Software Solution

In commercial real estate brokerage today the property management division of your business will need a dedicated and specialised property management software program to control asset performance for the clients that you serve.  There are many different software packages around, some of which are of the highest quality, whilst others are very average. Quality is…

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A Busy Day in the Life of a Shopping Center Manager

A Retail Shopping Center Manager when compared to others working in our industry is perhaps the busiest person by job type and specialization.  The type of retail property and the size of the tenant mix will place a lot of pressures on work load and business processes for the Center Manager.  That is why property…

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Anchor Tenants Bring Value to Shopping Center Tenant Mix

Anchor tenants today bring a lot of value to a shopping center and the tenancy mix.  The right anchor tenants should be chosen on the match as it applies to the local shopper demographic.  In some cases you may have a few major tenants of this type positioned strategically around the property. So there are…

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Commercial Real Estate Agents – Control Your Tenants for Better Leasing Results

In a commercial or retail property today, it is the tenants that provide the backbone and the stability to income and rental performance.  On that basis, you really do need to keep your tenants well in control given the prevailing market conditions and the current tenancy mix. It is notable that a retail property can…

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Big Tips in Tenant Mix Analysis for Commercial Real Estate Agents

When it comes to leasing and managing a retail property today, the tenant mix strategy and analysis process becomes critical to rental stability and minimising the vacancy factor in the property.  Given that this property market is under some pressure currently, you as the leasing manager or property manager need to protect your tenancy mix…

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Hard to Beat Tenant Mix Strategies in Retail Property Today

In retail property and shopping centres you really do need to know your tenant mix and its volatility.  A good tenant mix and tenant retention plan will help strengthen your property income, market rental, and capital value of the property. So if you as a specialist real estate agent take on a leasing appointment or…

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Commercial Property Leasing Agents – Reviewing Leases and Tenant Mix

When you look at a commercial or retail property for the first time, it is important to review the leases and the tenant mix.  In a property with multiple tenants it can be a complex and daunting task.  In such case the only way to really get the job done well is to use a…

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Commercial Real Estate Agents – Retail Shop Leasing and What You Should Know

In retail shop leasing and shopping centre leasing today the tenants and the landlords that you work with require special understanding.  Retail leasing is a special part of the property industry.  If this part of the industry is for you, then you will need to build your knowledge and understanding of many things.It is no…

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Commercial Agents – Thinking Through and Planning Your Tenant Mix

When it comes to managing and leasing commercial or retail property, the tenancy mix will always have priority when it comes to the overall strategy and the function of the property.  Every significant and important retail or commercial property should have a tenant mix plan and a tenant retention plan. When these plans are established,…

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Retail Leasing Strategies for Commercial Property Agents

When you work on retail property as an agent, you will soon see the need to specialise locally.  There is a lot of difference in property performance when you compare retail property to office property and industrial property.  The factors that drive rental, lease enquiry, and property performance are totally different. If you choose to…

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Retail Centre Managers – Tips for Improving Shopping Centre Performance

Retail property performance is a fine balance of a number of relationships between the tenants, the landlord, and the community.  When the balance is correctly established and maintained you can see the retail property and the tenants thrive. In pressured times like that of today where retail trade is impacted by the internet and economic…

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Shopping Centre Managers – How to Do Your Monthly Report for the Landlord

When you manage a retail property there are a lot of things going on that need control and communication back to the landlord.  That is where a good reporting system will help you greatly as a centre manager. It is no secret that the retail property market can be a challenge at the moment with…

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