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#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds: Episode 41: Maximizing Productivity as an Entrepreneur

By |June 12th, 2018|

As many of you know, I went through a strategic repositioning and rebranding of this firm back in 2016.  Around that time, I felt as though I was slipping back into my workaholic tendencies — eating poorly, working too many hours, and not sleeping enough, which lead to me feeling awful.

That’s when I began to […]

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds: Episode 40: 2018 Update

By |May 21st, 2018|

What has Amy Calandrino, Commercial REALTOR and the Beyond Commercial team been up to this year?  A lot!

First, Amy has been busy bringing Beyond Commercial’s newest agent Cindy Contino into the fold. Cindy comes to our firm with over a decade of real estate and business experience and has already been a meaningful contributor.  We expect […]

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds: Episode 39: Commercial Real Estate Showings Via FaceTime

By |May 14th, 2018|

Clients not in town? No problem. With today’s technology, you can use FaceTime to bring the space to your out of town clients and keep your commercial real estate deal moving. This was during the course of tenant representation for an engineering firm to lease 100% AC warehouse / office space in Winter Park.

 

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds: Episode 38: Setting Goals & Turning “Failures” Into Successes

By |January 25th, 2018|

In this episode, Amy discusses her 2018 resolutions and why New Year’s Resolutions are not worthless.

For some, they can be helpful and keep you focused on that goal even if it may take you longer to achieve that goal.

For instance, Amy first set out to run a half marathon in 2011, but had some roadblocks […]

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds: Episode 37: CCIM Scholarship

By |December 11th, 2017|

In this episode, Amy Calandrino of Winter Park Commercial Real Estate Firm – Beyond Commercial – talks about the scholarship she received toward her next CCIM class and what the CCIM designation represents.  Amy was also provided the opportunity to serve as a 2018 director for the Florida CCIM’s Central District.

For more information on the […]

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds: Episode 36: Fall Update & Tenant Representation Refresher

By |November 29th, 2017|

In this episode, Amy Calandrino of Winter Park Commercial Real Estate Firm – Beyond Commercial – gives a refresher on what to expect during the tenant representation process with an actual example of a current deal.

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds: Episode 35: Transit Oriented Development

By |October 18th, 2017|

Living in Central Florida for nearly 30 years, I’ve seen many changes.  Most notably in the last five years, there has been a shift in development toward transit oriented development.

In the most recent “Commercial Connections” Summer 2017 magazine published by the National Association of Realtors®, “Transit Oriented Development” was covered as a commercial real estate […]

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds: Episode 34: Top 3 Features Tenants & Buyers Seek in Commercial Property

By |October 10th, 2017|

In this episode, Amy Calandrino of Winter Park Commercial Real Estate Firm – Beyond Commercial – discusses three of the top features that buyers and tenants seek in commercial property — security, signage and internet/connectivity.

Amy will elaborate on internet’s importance to businesses with respect to conducting business and commercial real estate.

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds: Episode 33: Hurricane Irma and Returning to Normal

By |October 4th, 2017|

September was quite a month.  I was away during Hurricane Irma but returned to our community unsettled due to lack of utilities and wind damage to trees and buildings.

In fact, as of today — October 4, 2017, we still don’t have a working light at New York Avenue and Morse Boulevard in Winter Park.  I […]

#BeyondYourSpaceNeeds Episode 32: Negotiating Concessions as Part of Lease Renewal

By |September 18th, 2017|

In this episode, Amy Calandrino discusses how concessions such as an office refresh / tenant improvement allowance can be included as part of a lease renewal negotiation.