As someone looking to invest in real estate, you're wondering if you should invest in commercial real estate or residential. There are benefits to both. On one hand, you're working with individuals, families and communities. On the other, you're working with big businesses and retailers.
There's good news on the horizon for renters of commercial properties, but not so much for landlords of properties. Why? New York City is seeing a drop in the cost of rent as a number of new retail locations move into the area.
You're interested in buying a commercial real estate property that will repay you tenfold. You've looked into multiple options and think that a strip mall might be the right choice for you.
When you're interested in adding industrial property to your investment portfolio, your main concern may be finding the right property to diversify your portfolio without losing income. You want a safe bet; The goal is to find a property with a source of steady income.
If you're looking to buy or sell real estate in New York, you need to know which markets are hot and which aren't. Right now, the hot market is in commercial real estate, while the retail market is declining.
A tax bill approaching a vote could be positive for commercial real estate owners in New York. According to the news, the bill would provide corporations with tax cuts, which would help businesses structured as partnerships save. Others who would benefit include pass-through companies and limited liability companies. In real estate, most businesses fit those descriptions.
One good thing about owning real estate is that even if your business begins to fail, you have an investment that could support you. This is best presented in the case of Macy's. Recognized for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and its local stores around the country, Macy's is a household name. Despite that, its sales have fallen for 11 quarters in a row, and, in 2017, its stock plummeted. Now, it's around 41 percent lower than a year ago.
You want to open your business locally, but you're not sure about the commercial leases you're being offered. Are they really what's best? Are you getting a good deal or getting ripped off?
When you decide you want to rent commercial property, there are many different things to consider. One of the most important to you may be the square footage. You want to have enough room for your business to grow and thrive, and you also want it at a fair price. When you look into buildings with the square footage you want, ask how the landlord measures. Some measure from inside the room, while others measure from outside the main walls. Those few inches add up, so look for value based on that knowledge.
If you're interested in purchasing a property for your business, one of the things you need to be certain of is which type of zoning the property falls under. If you want a business, an area zoned for single-family homes and residences won't help you. The same is true if you're interested in living in a property but purchase a property zoned only for commercial use.