Check the Fine Print in Triple Net Lease Agreements

Posted on September 17, 2020

Not all triple net leases are created equal. Rather, investors purchasing commercial property with NNN tenants already in place should take the time to review each individual lease agreement to understand from the onset all the benefits, restrictions and obligations they will inherit after the purchase closes. For example, investors […]

Convenience is Key to QSRs Tenants’ Post-COVID Survival

Posted on September 09, 2020

Restaurants did a good job flexing their creativity and adapting to the pandemic lockdowns and social distancing measures. However, even as these businesses begin to reopen for inside dining, a significant number of consumers are continuing to exercise caution and opt for the convenience, speed and contactless features of order-ahead […]

Millenia Orlando Outparcels Acquired in $22.7 Million Transaction

Posted on September 02, 2020

ORLANDO – Sept. 2, 2020 – Limestone Asset Management, an affiliate of Orion Real Estate Group, has purchased seven outparcels of the Millenia Mall in Orlando, Fl, for $22.7 million. The acquisition includes more than 100,000 square feet of commercial and office space. Long-term tenants include Olive Garden, BJ’s Brewhouse, […]

3 Factors to Remember When Assessing Triple Net Lease Property

Posted on August 25, 2020

Savvy investors recognize the inherent benefits of triple net lease properties (NNN), in which tenants pay rent and all the other expenses of managing that property, including utilities, real estate taxes, insurance and costs for repairs and maintenance. Without these responsibilities, investors can pretty much sit back and collect a […]

What is a Reset Clause in A Commercial Real Estate Lease?

Posted on August 20, 2020

Reset clauses are typically used in long-term ground leases to provide landowners with a mechanism for capturing increases in the market value of the land they lease to a tenant for a period that can be as long as 99 years. In other words, they enable investors to lock in […]

What’s Next for Retail, Dining and Entertainment Property?

Posted on August 12, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is generating renewed predictions about the death of commercial retail property. While there has been a staggering number of store closings and many landlords are struggling to fill those vacant spaces, the longer-term outlook may not be so dire. Truth be told, the retail, restaurant and entertainment […]

Is Now the Time to Buy Commercial Property?

Posted on August 04, 2020

During the last recession, U.S. commercial real estate prices fell 35 percent more and then doubled over the next decade, providing substantial returns to patient investors. Now, as the financial impact of the COVID-19 health crisis disrupts commercial property pricing and distressed assets begin to hit the market, investors face […]

COVID-19 Crisis Presents Commercial Real Estate Buying Opportunities

Posted on July 02, 2020

Many parts of the commercial real estate sector are continuing to suffer amid the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, when taking a longer-term look at CRE investments, those with ample cash reserves have tremendous opportunities to take advantage of declining prices and scoop up distressed properties with strong […]

Historically Low Interest Rates Make Now Prime Time for Sales-Leasebacks

Posted on June 24, 2020

Despite all the uncertainty created by the COVID-19 pandemic, one thing is sure: businesses are looking for ways to improve cash flow and strengthen their capital reserves to maintain their ongoing operations. While asset sales are one way to generate immediate cash, sales leasebacks are another option. In a sales-leaseback […]

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