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Epping to Chatswood line closure. Expect delays.

Each day 20,000 people use the T1 - North Shore, Northern & Western Line. Because of upgrades to the track, the train service will face major disruptions over the coming months. If you are one of these regular train commuters or a business owner whose employees travel between these stations,… Read More

A Focus On Sydney’s Upcoming Commercial Stock

Focus on Sydney’s Upcoming Commercial Stock Sydney office space continues to be one of Australia’s most sought-after assets. And rents continue to climb amidst an extraordinary period of stock withdrawals to accommodate the new metro line and residential conversions. So, it’s no wonder tenants are worried about the amount of… Read More

Singapore – Market Report | Q1 2018

Singapore’s economy grew by 3.6% in 2017, accelerating from the 2.4% recorded in 2016. Apart from the construction sector, all sectors grew in 2017 with the manufacturing, and finance and insurance sectors, the key contributors to GDP growth. Going into 2018, the momentum that supported the dynamic growth in externally-oriented… Read More

Checklist: Commercial Leasing Agreements

Real estate is often one of the biggest expenses for a commercial business. So, you can’t be too careful before signing your commercial leasing agreement. Making the wrong decision could hurt your company in the long run if your commercial lease terms are not flexible or you do not get… Read More

Australian Leasing Market Update | Q1 2018

By all accounts, the most significant change impacting office markets across Australia is tenants’ need for flexibility. Commercial owners targeting small-to-medium businesses are now finding themselves in competition against local and global coworking providers who offer members flexibility and access to common-use facilities. The impact of this shift should not… Read More

Three Coworking Trends to Watch for in 2018 (+ infographic)

View Coworking Infographic In 2005, a small group of unaffiliated, creative individuals came together to experiment what it would be like to work alongside each other in a shared environment called Spiral Muse. Today, the number of coworking spaces exceeds 10,000 worldwide. Found in over 150 countries across six continents,… Read More

The pros and cons of commercial subleasing (+ VIDEO)

In his video, Tim touched on some of the benefits of commercial subleasing. We delve a little deeper into the topic to ensure you make the most out of your next subleasing opportunity. What is commercial subleasing? A commercial sublease is a stand-alone agreement between a tenant who already holds… Read More

‘Face’ and ‘effective’ rent reviews: What’s the difference? (+ VIDEO)

Commercial market conditions are wildly variable, so it's no wonder landlords lock in market reviews to help safeguard their investment against lagging rents. Nonetheless, it's essential for a tenant to make sure that any proposed commercial rent review is fair and commercially viable before entering into an agreement. How often… Read More

The importance of negotiating the right to sublease or assign your commercial lease (+VIDEO)

In the market for commercial space? Chances are you're focusing your efforts on sourcing a property that suits your current business requirements. However, in today's ever-changing economy, businesses often need to upsize or downsize at short notice. As a tenant, where does that leave you when locked into a long-term… Read More

How to make good at the end of a commercial lease and avoid landlord disputes (+ VIDEO)

What is a make good? A 'make good' is a provision in a commercial lease that requires a tenant to return a property to its original condition before handing back the keys. 'Make good' obligations can range from repairing any damage caused while you occupied the property, to having to… Read More
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