Monthly Archives: November 2012

Is Your Awning Personal Property or Real Estate: Who Decides?

Real Estate Tip – November 29, 2012 Rick Smith, Bernstein Shur, Real Estate Practice Group Is an awning, HVAC component or entire building classified as personal property or real estate? The law honors and allows landlords, tenants and suppliers to … Continue reading

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Simple Ways to Fill Vacant Space

Drew Sigfridson, SIOR | Designated Broker, Principal, CBRE | The Boulos Co. November 2012 Are you a Landlord of commercial property experiencing increased vacancies? You are not alone. All sectors of commercial real estate are experiencing prolonged vacancies and sale … Continue reading

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Real Estate Tip – Know Your Rights: First Negotiation & First Offer

Real Estate Tip – November 9, 2012 Rick Smith, Bernstein Shur, Real Estate Practice Group Recently, we looked at a tenant’s option to purchase and the right of first refusal when purchasing commercial rental space. There are two additional ways for tenants … Continue reading

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Environmental Challenges Associated with Historic Redevelopment Projects

Join the Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA) for breakfast on December 6th from 7:30 – 9:00 AM at the Portland Regency Hotel, 20 Milk Street, Portland to learn about the environmental challenges associated with historic redevelopment projects. Program: … Continue reading

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