Monthly Archives: April 2017

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds Episode 16: Amy Calandrino on Q1 2017 Orlando Office Market Statistics

Recently, I reviewed CoStar’s Quarter 1 2017 Office Market report.  Here are a few highlights:

Vacancy decreased to 7.9% which is the lowest combined vacancy figure since 2007
The largest lease signings occurring in 2017 included 60,000 square feet by ServiceNow, Inc. at Science One and 22,819 square feet by Shutts & Bowen LLP at Lincoln Plaza in the Downtown […]

By |April 25th, 2017|Vlog|0 Comments

Amy Calandrino’s Valencia College Journey

Amy Calandrino (Class of ’05) was accepted to all 10 colleges to which she applied in 2002. But as a first-generation college student paying her own way through college, she chose Valencia for its proximity to home and its family feel.

She enrolled in Valencia’s honors program in her first year, and soon realized that night […]

By |April 21st, 2017|General|0 Comments

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds Episode 15: Amy Calandrino on Q1 2017 Orlando Industrial Market Statistics

Remember Schoolhouse Rock?  And do you remember Rocky of Schoolhouse Rock? He had a song all about how knowledge is power.

It’s true though.  From reading trade journals, local business papers, and market reports, it’s all relevant to providing a framework for negotiations, timing deals, and other commercial real estate decisions.

This morning, I went through CoStar’s […]

By |April 17th, 2017|General, Vlog|0 Comments

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds Sidekick Spotlight No. 4 – Kyle Ferris

Name: Kyle Ferris
Company, Position and brief job description: Commercial Relocation Consultant with Ace Relocation Systems. I create and execute company relocation plans and also assist businesses with a wide array of storage, supply chain and transportation needs.

Family: I have been married for 10 years to my beautiful wife Colby. We have a 5 year old […]

By |April 17th, 2017|General, spotlight|0 Comments

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds Episode 14: Amy Calandrino on Comparing Dissimilar Leases

In this episode, Amy Calandrino discusses how to conduct a basic comparison dissimilar leases by analyzing the following components of each lease:

Term
Price per square foot
Annual escalations
Moving costs
Tenant improvement cost
Free rent or other landlord concessions

By |April 11th, 2017|Vlog|0 Comments

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds Episode 13: Amy Calandrino on Beyond Commercial’s 6 Step Commercial Space Process

In this episode, Amy Calandrino discusses all 6 steps of Beyond Commercial’s process of assisting entrepreneurs and professionals with their space needs.

1. Determine Your Needs

Review your existing lease (if applicable)
Determine your size requirements
Define your desired location
Discuss your budget and timeline

2.  Provide Options

Broker prepares a list of available properties and “out of […]

By |April 4th, 2017|General, Vlog|0 Comments