Impact Of The 2018 Tax Laws On Real Estate Owners

This article provides an overview of the new tax law, formally referred to as “The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”, as it impacts both residential property owners as well as investment property owners. The scope of this overview focuses on real estate-related tax law changes... read more

Why having an Exit Strategy is Important

Strangely enough…the exit strategy of your business often times is the true measure of its success. The lack of an exit strategy is usually an indication that you, as an entrepreneur, need to spend some time on your business plan. Here are a few reasons why you... read more

Five Common Methods to Value a Commercial Property

The purchase, sale, borrowing or even leasing options for a piece of commercial property often hinge upon the appraised value of the building. Assessing that value, however, is no simple matter. Whether it’s an apartment building, an industrial complex, a retail... read more

3 Reasons You Should Sell Your Business

In the back of their heads, many entrepreneurs are thinking, “when should I sell my business?” Owners who ponder over selling their businesses, do not always do so out of financial desperation or trouble but usually because they are looking for the next... read more

Buying an Existing Business – 7 Steps to Success

If you’re thinking about buying an existing small business, it could be a fantastic decision – if you do it right. It’s still a tough economy out there. As a result, you may be able to buy an existing business much cheaper – and with much less risk – than setting up a... read more

6 Factors in Taking Over an Existing Business

While buying an existing business typically involves more upfront cost, it also presents less risk than starting from scratch. Financially, you’re looking at actual profit and loss records rather than rough estimates, and there’s a clear history of sales to point to.... read more

Making Your Business a Franchise

When the right business concept is franchised effectively, it can get you ahead of the competitive curve. Lots of business owners have the goal of seeing their business brand become well-known with a few franchises in several states or areas. To do this, a successful... read more

How to Buy a Business

When most people think of starting a business, they think of beginning from scratch–developing your own ideas and building the company from the ground up. But starting from scratch presents some distinct disadvantages, including the difficulty of building a... read more

Welcome to our e-Newsletter!

Welcome to our monthly e-Newsletter. Our team at The Powell Group want you to get expert advice, the latest updates, and tips on everything related to commercial real estate and business brokerage. The purpose of our monthly communication is to provide useful,... read more

10 Ways to Prevent High Vacancy Factors and Tenant Turnover

Many commercial property managers and leasing managers don’t spend enough time on tenant management and communication, only to soon find that they have an upcoming vacancy or a building that is underperforming from a rent and occupancy perspective. There is a strong... read more