Zoning and Planning Issues to Look For When Buying Property

Zoning and Planning Issues to Look for When Buying Property in South Florida As a real estate buyer in Florida, it is your responsibility to perform adequate due diligence while eying a specific property. One of the most crucial steps is to check the current zoning and review planning concerns, whether it’s a commercial or […]

The Importance of Real Estate Market Analysis

What You Need To Know About Real Estate Market Analysis Before a real estate investor purchases a property, they should perform a detailed market analysis to determine the feasibility of the potential investment. It’s an area that is often underestimated, but it remains one of the most important steps for thoroughly evaluating any potential investment. […]

6 Common Questions and Answers About Title Insurance

What is title insurance? Title insurance is a form of insurance that protects both lenders and real estate owners against financial losses as a result of previously undiscovered title defects or disputes. It protects against a full range of scenarios including tax liens, inaccurate names, beneficiary claims, easement disputes and other unanticipated problems that may […]

How Will Hurricane Irma Impact the South Florida Real Estate Market?

After Hurricane Irma, real estate professionals in South Florida are assessing the damages and trying to determine what impact, if any, it will have on the market in the short and long term. Because of the fact that Irma was not as severe as anticipated, the expectation is that the hurricane will have a minimal […]

More Tips for Commercial Lease Negotiation

Negotiating your commercial lease is one of the most important steps in your business that will have major ramifications. A favorable commercial lease will give you the best chance of success, while a poorly negotiated lease will end up being a significant liability. To ensure that your new business or relocation starts off smoothly, be […]

Personal Guarantees and How They Apply to Commercial Leases

You have likely signed a basic lease agreement at one point or another for an apartment, vehicle, or boat. Most of these agreements use a standard lease template with minor adjustments, and negotiations are typically simple. However, when it comes to commercial real estate leases, these agreements become far more complicated and frequently require the […]

How Letters of Credit Are Used in Commercial Real Estate

A Letter of Credit is a bank document that guarantees payment of a loan amount as a result of some specific condition being met. Letters of credit are frequently used in the world of commercial real estate to guarantee leases, for security deposits, for commercial real estate loans and more. There are benefits for both […]

Experts Say 2017 Remains Favorable for Luxury Real Estate Purchases in South Florida

Experts predicted that 2017 would be a favorable year for real estate purchases in South Florida, and so far, that prediction has mostly held true. The current market climate is a result of several factors, including a price drop in Miami and several markets in the region that remain relatively affordable. Whether you are planning […]

3 Due Diligence Steps You Must Perform Before Purchasing Commercial Real Estate

As the real estate market continues to remain strong in South Florida, you may find yourself entering into a new commercial real estate transaction in the near future. Highly experienced real estate investors leave no stone unturned when it comes to due diligence. The more effort and time that you spend on it, less of […]

5 Tips for Negotiating a Commercial Real Estate Lease

Negotiating a commercial real estate lease can be complex and time-consuming. Because of this, you’ll want an experienced South Florida commercial real estate lawyer available to help you through the terminology and ensure that your lease is favorable. The more effort that you put into negotiating a favorable lease, the more that you’ll save in […]