Assigning a Commercial Lease Agreement

August 29th, 2019 by

Here at Bongiovi Law Firm we focus on serving as outside general counsel for small to medium sized businesses. As part of that representation, I frequently review and negotiate commercial lease agreements for our clients, whether it be for retail, office, industrial, or medical space. As the previous sentence suggests, lease agreements can differ widely […]

Leasing Commercial Space for My Business – What Should I Know?

November 2nd, 2018 by

Leasing commercial space for your business can be pretty daunting. There are several things you, as a prospective tenant, should think about prior to going down the commercial leasing path. Here, we’ll briefly discuss a few of the more important items you’ll want to understand so you can make the best decision for your company. […]

Common Tenant Pitfalls in a Commercial Lease

December 1st, 2017 by

Are you a small business owner entertaining the thought of entering into a commercial lease for your operation? If so, leases can be pretty intimidating (and dreadfully boring), and there are several common pitfalls you should be aware of. We’ll address a few of the major ones here, but it is always best to seek […]

Percentage Rent for Leasing Retail Space

May 7th, 2015 by

If you’re looking at leasing retail space for your business, chances are that the landlord is going to require you, as the Tenant, to pay Percentage Rent in addition to the Minimum Annual Rent (aka Monthly Base Rent). Basically, the landlord wants a cut of your sales when you are running a successful business! You […]

What Are The Different Lease Types For My Business?

April 7th, 2015 by

Thinking about leasing space for your business? Have you heard the terms, “Full Service Gross,” “Modified Gross” and/or “Triple Net” and don’t know what to think? If so, you’re not alone – but wait – there’s good news! The basics of these common commercial lease types are not quite as intimidating as they might sound. In […]