Protecting Against Economic Risk in Your Lease Agreements

When you’re writing up or reviewing your next lease, take time to consider how the terms included will protect you from future fluctuations in the economy. Everything from interest rates, inflation, availability of capital, to consumer confidence can cause the market to shift and lead to situations where your lease no longer provides you with the best returns possible.

What Happens with All the Toys R Us and Claire’s Retail Space Now?

The recent collapse of brands like “Toys R Us” and Claire’s has left many real estate investors wondering what will happen to all the retail space that’s suddenly up for grabs. Many landlords will now have huge holes in their retail space to fill, and there aren’t a lot of tenants out there that will want that kind of investment opportunity.