Dallas retail skills gap emerging amid local retail boom

With the Dallas-Fort Worth retail industry at all-time highs, the region is facing a growing Dallas retail “skills gap” as employers struggle to find qualified candidates with the expertise to succeed. To address this challenge, the Dallas workforce board is launching a technology-driven solution that enables job-seekers and workers to access training in critical soft skills, and […]

San Antonio homebuying about to become even easier

A New York City-based technology startup that built an online marketplace for single-family homebuyers and sellers chose San Antonio as its first market for San Antonio homebuying after raising millions from East Coast venture capital firms. Noho Solutions Inc. — founded in 2017 and doing business as Perch — cuts out real estate agents and […]

Houston Office Market: Subleases

If you have read any news lately regarding commercial real estate, especially in Houston, you have seen a continued rise of sublease space on the market. Since the oil crash began millions of square footage of office space that oil companies and their servicers occupied have flooded the market.  BP has an entire building for […]

The Rise of Millennials in the Workplace

It’s the effect of CBRE. As Millennials are entering the workplace they are changing the dynamic. Previously, corporate office settings were office intensive style floorplans. The open layout is now king and employee amenities are winning new hires. For years the executive offices, high cubicles, and windows lined with private offices was the design sought after by […]

What is a Tenant Improvement Allowance?

Did you find the perfect office space but there are two offices in the space that are too small and you want to combine them to make a large executive office? The Tenant Improvement Allowance can help you make sure the layout is perfect for your business.

The Importance of a Tenant Rep Broker

  If you are not using a Tenant Rep Broker in your office leasing, renewals, or purchases you are wasting your time and money. Learn more about how this free valuable resource can help your small business. The Landlord Agent/Broker: The landlord agent can also be referred to as leasing agent. Landlord agents represent building […]

Usable Vs. Rentable Square Feet

As a Tenant Representation Broker one of the most common questions we get it why does the space measure smaller that the square footage the are telling me the space is on the floorplan.  Rent is quoted in terms of rentable, not usable square footage. The rentable area of virtually every office unit includes a portion […]

Choosing the Right Space

How do you know what type of office space is right for you? SwiftLease experts explain the four main types of office space that is available to small businesses. Are you confused over the many differrent types of office space available for small business?  You are not alone.  SwiftLease experts have summarized the four main types […]