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Our team of experts share their knowledge on several commercial real estate topics.

3 Reasons New York’s Flatiron District Is an Easy Commute

Nov 23 2016 | By: Madison Square Portfolio

An important factor to consider when choosing your office location is the daily commute. Everyone knows that New York City’s crowds can lead to long commute times — the longest in the nation according to a 2015 report — but the right location can shorten your employees’ commute considerably. That location? The Flatiron District!…

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3 Different Kinds of Office Space

Sep 09 2016 | By: Madison Square Portfolio

Finding the right office space for your business can be tricky. If you’re not familiar with the process, you’re probably not sure what you should be looking for. Not every office space is a single office in a building with a reception area and a few individual rooms. Offices vary, so it’s important to know …

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Why Hire a Commercial Real Estate Broker?

Aug 11 2016 | By: Madison Square Portfolio

If you’re looking for a new office for your business, it can quickly become a time consuming task. Are you prepared to handle employee growth projections, relocation, and the lease all by yourself?

The process holds a lot of unfamiliarities that many business owners don’t have any experience with. But a lot of people aren’t …

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10 Handy Commercial Lease Negotiation Tips

May 26 2016 | By: Madison Square Portfolio

A favorable commercial lease can set up a business for success. Or it can be the reason your business fails.  So when the success of your business hinges on how well you negotiate a commercial lease, you want to make sure not only understand everything inside it but have also agreed on a price that …

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20 Common Leasing Mistakes Office Tenants Should Avoid

Apr 28 2016 | By: Madison Square Portfolio

Are you making preparations for a new lease agreement?

If you are, you should consider these leasing mistakes to assure that you’re not already making the same mistakes. As an office tenant, you want to secure a deal that you feel comfortable moving forward with. Outlined below are the worst ways to go about accomplishing …

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Calculating How Much Office Space You Need

Apr 18 2016 | By: Madison Square Portfolio

There are several things to consider when trying to calculate how much office space you need and the amount of office space needed per person.

Your business has to consider price, you have to consider if your company is going to grow or shrink, as well as several other considerations. This guide tackles a question …

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5 Things You Must Consider Before Relocating Offices

Mar 23 2016 | By: Madison Square Portfolio

Companies move for several reasons, such as space, location, and newer amenities. Before your next move, it’s important to consider all factors involved to see if the benefits are worth the costs. Here are several points to consider.

Considerations for Relocating Offices 1) What is Your Budget?

There are several questions to ask yourself to …

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A Quick Guide to Finding & Leasing Office Space in Manhattan

Mar 08 2016 | By: Madison Square Portfolio

There’s a lot to consider when trying to find office space for your business.

This guide offers a simple and quick solution your questions. It provides business owners with the necessary steps for planning, researching, and leasing an office in Manhattan.

Planning: 1) Familiarize Yourself with Common Terms

The National Association of Realtors assembled a …

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