Negotiating your first lease for office or retail space can be intimidating for new business owners. Here’s how to make the process go smoothly.
- A commercial lease should include the lease term and type, rent amount, security deposit details, permitted use clauses, exclusive use clauses, and details about maintenance and renovations.
- The most important thing you should do before you sign a commercial lease is to learn the language in it.
- Consider seeking out professional advice before you sign a commercial lease.
- This article is for first-time commercial lease signers or lessees who want tips about what to look for in a commercial lease.