Dear banks: Is our cash still king?

It has been an uneasy time for startups and other small businesses wondering if their cash is safe at the banks they have been using for years. The Federal Reserve has continued it’s rate increases to the detriment of fixed income securities often held by banks. ... Read More

Should your business own its real estate?

I have spent 20 years in commercial real estate (“CRE”) and it is fascinating to me how many “experts” in CRE there are outside the industry.  Should your business or practice own it’s own real estate?  The answer to that is most likely a resounding NO. ... Read More

Multiple Benefits of Fractional CFOs

Every organization has a myriad of skill sets that make them unique and successful.  However, we all have our own personal blind spots and places where we could use assistance.  The same can be true o... Read More

Pandemic Lease Considerations

We used to have a saying when discussing what to do in a tenant scenario: “RTFL” or “read the full lease."  Although in the real estate industry, we didn’t always say “full." Leases are more powerful... Read More