Commercial Leases

Negotiating a commercial lease is a complicated task for many small business owners and managers. This section of will guide you through key issues such as how to choose space, negotiate favorable lease terms, understand the difference between a gross lease and a net lease, choose a commercial real estate broker, and much more.

Attorney Janet Portman literally wrote the book on negotiating commercial leases, and has contributed numerous articles to this section to help you understand the "ins and outs" of commercial leases and lease laws.