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A Retail Tenant’s Market: COVID-19’s Impact on CRE

The pendulum has swung. Just a few short months ago, the future of commercial real estate looked bright and landlords had little trouble keeping their vacancy rates low. Now, in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, tenants have the upper hand.  As economic uncertainty sweeps across the nation, small businesses are being hit hard. Many … Continued

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Blend and Extend Lease Amendments

Blend and Extend Lease Amendments in the Time of COVID-19 Navigating lease terms in the face of large-scale economic uncertainty can be immensely challenging for both commercial landlords and tenants. During the COVID-19 pandemic, there have been many discussions about rent reductions, abatements, and evictions. Commercial tenants and landlords alike are concerned about declining income, … Continued

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Interview with Eliot Kijewski, Senior Vice President at CRESCO

Interview with Eliot Kijewski, Senior Vice President at CRESCO Eliot Kijewski (SIOR) is the Senior Vice President at Cushman & Wakefield | CRESCO Real Estate. With more than 15 years in the commercial real estate industry, Eliot discusses how the times have changed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and dives into the key … Continued

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Recovery Readiness: A How-To Guide for Reopening Your Workplace

Recovery Readiness: A How-To Guide for Reopening Your Workplace As the nation continues to discuss plans for lifting stay-at-home restrictions, there is no doubt that the coming weeks and months will be a critical period of time. American workplaces will be tasked with adapting to unprecedented health and safety concerns with a “6 Feet Office” … Continued

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6 Feet Offices – Office Space Design Post COVID

6 Feet Office: The New Normal As our Greater Cleveland community continues to adapt to life in the time of COVID-19, there is one lingering question on everyone’s minds: when will this all end, and when will we be able to go back to the way things were? While none of us possess a crystal … Continued

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The Power of the Pop-Up Store

The Power of the Pop-Up Store There’s no doubt about it—from a commercial real estate perspective, 2019 will go down as the year of the pop-up. Traditionally, pop-up stores have been viewed a type of “placeholder” tenant; a consolation prize for landlords struggling to fill their retail spaces.  It’s true that in decades past, pop-ups … Continued

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Attract Top Talent With the Right Office Space

Attract Top Talent With the Right Office Real Estate Each year, The Conference Board polls business executives to determine the biggest hot button issues in the business landscape. The organization recently released their 2020 survey results, which included input from nearly 750 CEOs and 800 other C-Suite executives. Out of all the issues that businesses … Continued

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