Strategic Management: “How to Lease Space
For a New Business”
By BARBARA MENDE
“Start-up enterprises can get plenty of advice on writing business plans, choosing Internet services and even buying postage.
But it isn’t always obvious how to go about leasing office or retail space. Just finding vacant space can be tricky, while navigating leases can seem like learning a foreign language. Further, unlike residential transactions, commercial real-estate prices and conditions on the lease aren’t matters of public record. ”
– Reading this article on leasing drives home the point that going into business is a continual learning process. It seems there are endless complexities when looking at leases. An interesting point is the last line that a business incubator saves money and is worth looking into. -ed.