The Hidden Truth about Parking Costs in New Orleans

When leasing office space, parking costs can quickly eat away at your bottom line if you are not careful.  However, this cost largely depends on which part of the city you are looking at.  Parking is generally the most expensive for tenants in downtown markets.  New Orleans is a good example.  In the Central Business […]

Gross Lease vs. Net Lease–What’s the best value?

When looking for office space, you will likely encounter a few different lease types.  What do the different leases mean and what is the best value?  In this article we will discuss each type of lease and how to compare your options. If you have ever rented an apartment or condominium in the past, you […]

How to Reduce Operating Expenses In Your Lease

Operating expenses are the total costs that the Landlord pays to keep a commercial office building running. They include utilities (electricity, water, sewage),janitorial, maintenance, supplies, security, administrative costs, building insurance, and property taxes. The most common type of office lease is the gross lease, sometimes called a full service lease, in which all these operating […]