ITRA Global cautions that traditional listing brokers may no longer have the client’s best interests in mind.
If you’re considering becoming an Office Subtenant, it’s critical to look deeper than the discounted rental rates and free office furniture. Watch out for thirteen (13) dangerous potholes that could cause a big wreck.
“We are extremely pleased to be adding a highly qualified member, AREA Occupier Solutions, in the major European market of Amsterdam. The Netherlands is a key European transportation and business hub, so adding a top-notch ITRA member in Amsterdam was an important goal of ours,” says ITRA Global Chairman Chris Atwater.
No other city in America suffered as much as Detroit during the Great Recession. When two of the Big Three automakers and then the City of Detroit declared bankruptcy, most people viewed the metropolitan area as an economic wasteland.
While recent consolidation in the commercial real estate brokerage industry has created slow-moving organizations, ITRA Global continues to assemble a nimble team of independent and unbiased advisory firms throughout the world.
“The Phoenix is rising,” says ITRA Global Chairman Emeritus Debra Stracke Anderson, “and we are delighted to have the opportunity to see this true success story first-hand and to share what we learn with corporate clients that are considering Detroit for business expansion.” ITRA Global, one of the largest global real estate organizations devoted to the representation of corporate tenants and occupiers of commercial real estate worldwide, will host its fall corporate real estate conference on October 2-4, 2015, at the Courtyard Detroit Downtown. This event will be attended by top executives and decision-makers of ITRA Global and select guests
Commercial Tenants and Buyers sometimes grouse that their Real Estate Broker or Agent seems more interested in closing a lease or a purchase and collecting a commission check than in helping them to find the best space or building at the right price.
So, your landlord has contacted you about relocating your office, out of the blue. What should you do? I’m not going to mince words here: pull out of the lease right away.
ITRA Global recently announced that Chris Atwater, CCIM, MAI, president of Michigan Commercial Space Advisors / ITRA Global Grand Rapids, was elected chairman of the board of directors for 2015.