If you look around at the familiar “for lease” signs that are posted on buildings everywhere you might begin to think that the market is somewhat biased and looks mostly after the needs of landlords. What about the tenant? Who looks after their rights and needs? A real estate tenant representative in the San Francisco area can assist you during what can often be a daunting and worrying transition into a new property.
In what can be a volatile market, negotiating your way around the real estate jargon and bureaucracy can be very unnerving. Where to start? How do I know who I’m dealing with? What are my rights? Many worries and issues arise and it can lead you into unfamiliar territory causing unfamiliar problems.
The benefits of having real estate tenant representation are endless, but let’s look at just a few of the more important ones:
- They Look After You – A qualified, competent, professional tenant representatives will act on your behalf, they will look after your needs having carefully studied your objectives. They are there to help you get the best property at the best rate and with the best terms and conditions for you. They have your objectives in mind at all times and this often results in saving money and always results in saving time and stress.
- They Have Inside Information – Tenant reps have their fingers on the pulse every day. They have a wealth of information, up-to-date databases and insider information on upcoming properties that you do not know about. They have many contacts in the area and have a network of business relationships that allow them to call upon information at the push of a cell phone button. The competent landlord representative know the ins and outs of negotiation strategies, legal terminology and how to close a deal obtaining the best terms possible for you.
- Legal Experts – The task of negotiating a contract is not for the faint-hearted. Considering the legal implications, not knowing what you are signing could, at best, bind you into a contract where you have few rights and, at worst, find you on a legal path with a never ending financial headache. A qualified tenant rep knows his or her legalese. They are used to clauses and legal jargon as they deal with it on a daily basis. You can be assured that anything you are signing has been thoroughly vetted by your representative who has only your best interests at heart.
- They Assess the Building – You have the luxury of knowing that your tenant rep broker has already assessed every building on their portfolio. They will check structure, damage and provide you with an objective evaluation of the commercial property for sale or office space for rent in San Francisco. This is something that most of us would not feel competent at doing nor have the time that it takes to figure it out. It cannot be underestimated how important this is – when you sign up for a new property you know exactly what you are getting into.
These are just some of the benefits that will help free up your precious time and allow you to focus on your business or main activity. Ease into your new property hassle free and with the peace of mind of knowing that your interests were forefront in their mind, give us a call today!