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Smart Tips for Lease Negotiations

Follow these 6 tips when negotiating your first commercial lease.

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This story appears in the December 2004 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Securing your first commercial lease can be scary. Stuart D. Kaplan, partner and practice group leader of the Real Estate Development Group at Blank Rome LLPin , offers these tips:

  • Evaluate your space needs. Do you plan to grow your office? Your lease term will likely be for many years, so plan accordingly.
  • View a lot of properties. Make sure you're comfortable with the price of comparable spaces before making your final decision.

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