This article was first published in Australian Property Investor Magazine and is copyright and reproduced with their permission. Financing a non-residential property venture is all about the numbers. When it comes to financing an investment property, there are manifest differences between commercial and residential loans.
Bronwyn Davis is editor of Property Update and contributing editor to a number of top selling property books. She is also a regular contributor to Australian Property Investor magazine, Australia's top selling property magazine.
This article was first published in Australian Property Investor Magazine and is copyright and reproduced with their permission. Leasing out commercial premises can be a challenge in a slower market, as can attracting the right tenant. That’s where leasing incentives come into play and can make all the difference.
With ‘options to renew’ and ‘three by three leases’, it sometimes seems like commercial landlords have to speak a whole other language. But the lingo isn’t really that hard to translate. Getting a commercial lease agreement right from the beginning is crucial for both lessees and lessors because rent returns have the potential to make…