February 13, 2013    By: Tim Vi Tran,
What is Cap Rate? The capitalization rate (aka cap rate) is defined as the first year “stabilized” net operating income (NOI) divided by the present value (or purchase price). What is the Advantage of Using Cap Rate to Analyze an Investment? The cap rate is a convenient and quick method to determine if the value […]
February 11, 2013    By: Tim Vi Tran,
Have you ever wondered what type of commercial real estate leases are best for the landlord? What about the tenant? Below are the different types of leases for your consideration. TYPE DESCRIPTION TYPICAL USAGE Fixed – Full Service – Flat Lease Tenant pays a base rent only, all expenses, including the tenant use of utilities, […]
February 10, 2013    By: Tim Vi Tran,
Happy Chinese New Year, year of the Water Snake! Gong Hey Fat Choy (Cantonese) Gong Xi Fa Cai (Mandarin) Chuc Mung Nam Moi (Vietnamese) Wishing you peace, success and prosperity in the Year of the Snake in 2013!