Commercial Real Estate 101 

4 Things to Think About Before Your Office Lease Renews

Is it that time of year, again? Office lease renewal periods are a great time to reconsider your current terms as it provides tenants with the opportunity to think about some important points. In any commercial deal, lease renewals should be handled with winning strategies. If you’re ready to renew your office lease, make sure to consider these 4 points first: Always Read Between the Lines Tenants should never get too comfortable. Carefully reviewing the exact terms of each lease will help office tenants avoid big problems down the line.…

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Colleges are Cashing in On Real Estate: Here’s How

We all know that real estate is a prosperous industry. Its profit-boosting powers have been catching the eyes of a new demographic. Can you guess who? If universities came to mind, then you’re right on the ball. Colleges have been heavily investing in their surrounding communities for a while, and they’ve been reaping the rewards. Universities are now playing a far more active role in their local commercial markets. Let’s take a look at how colleges are using commercial real estate to increase their profits. Expanding the Campus Grounds Today’s…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

Investors: Pay Attention to Opportunity Zones Before the End of 2019

The clock is ticking for opportunity zone investment. Are you prepared? As 2019 comes to a close, investors will need to play their cards right regarding opportunity zones. The coming months will be vital to the development of the country’s opportunity zone program. Here’s a breakdown of what’s happening with OZs and some tips to help investors stay on their A-Game. Off to a Slow Beginning When 2019 started, investors were taking their time. There was a lot of speculation within the industry as to how opportunity zones would play…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

6 Must-Read Books on Real Estate Investing

Investors, need to restock your CRE library? Whether you’re looking to get expert advice, learn something from the pros, or pick up a few new strategies; investors can’t go wrong with a great read. Here’s a list of the 6 best books on real estate investing: 1. Mastering the Art of Commercial Real Estate: How to Successfully Build Wealth and Grow Passive Income from Your Rental Properties by Doug Marshall In his popular book, Doug Marshall masterfully outlines the commercial investment process. Marshall shows readers the ropes and even shares…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

Is Your Business Ready to Own its Real Estate?

While there is a huge, growing trend toward being able to work remotely, it comes as no surprise that the majority of businesses today still operate out of some form of commercial space, whether that be a factory, office, or retail storefront (or some combination of these). If you are in the market to launch a new business, or even if you are just thinking of expanding or altering your existing business, one of the first steps you will need to take is in deciding how to finance your commercial…

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4 Most Asked For Office Amenities on Trend for 2020

In today’s business climate, office design has never played a more important role in the success of a business than it does now. As each year passes, more and new technologies are added and new trends are adopted all around the world, which can make it difficult to keep up. However, it also leads to new and exciting opportunities and experimentation for office design each year, and 2020 looks to be no exception. Expect to see trends that exploit office optimization as we move forward into 2020 — and beyond.…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

September Transactions

NAI Ohio Equities closed on over 28 properties during the month of September. Some of our larger sales included the sale of an industrial building in Lewis Center, which was an in-house deal with our Industrial Property Team and the Sheeran Semon Team. Congrats to all on the sales and leases during the month of September!

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

4 Trends in the Medical Office Space We’re Watching in Q3 2019

2019 has been a busy year for the medical industry. As CRE continues to evolve, the medical office space is also going through its own transformation. In efforts to enhance availability and boost efficiency, the healthcare sector is transitioning into a new area of the commercial scene. Contemporary tenants, landlords, and developers are all racing to keep up with today’s changing consumer needs; and as a result, the medical office space is being revamped. Let’s take a look at where the medical office market is today, and what trends to…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

3 Ways Big Data and Other Tech Trends are Changing Warehousing

As the pace of innovation races towards never before seen speeds, many industries are being forced to undergo massive changes. The impact of contemporary tech trends have played a huge role in shaping CRE – and the metamorphosis is only just beginning. The industrial sector is one of the areas most affected by big data and tech growth. While these groundbreaking tools help to streamline workflows and increase efficiency, they also come along with their own set of challenges. Let’s analyze these 3 key ways that technology is transforming the…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

Investors are Flocking to These CRE Sectors – Here’s Why

From the moment this new year began, commercial real estate has seen a massive wave of interest coming from investors. Eager parties from all around the globe have been honing in on the US’s collection of commercial assets, viewing them as safeguards against any possible external fluctuations. The latest investment trends can be observed through the ebbs and flows of the commercial market. Some sectors are more popular than others, but there are currently 3 hot areas that investors can’t seem to keep their hands off of. Let’s explore these…

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