10 Things to Look for in a Commercial Property Management Company

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Property management can be time-consuming and dilute your focus on your primary goals. That’s one of the many reasons to secure a working relationship with a trustworthy property management company. A well-managed and well-maintained property attracts and keeps the highest quality tenants, assuring you success in your commercial real estate investment. A good property management company provides a smooth leasing process, timely maintenance, monthly rent collecting, and accurate financial records and reports.


Kayla Sharp is New to McGraw Commercial

Kayla Sharp Welcome to McGraw Commercial Properties.


Kayla Sharp has joined McGraw Commercial Properties, the commercial division of McGraw REALTORS® Rockford office. Kayla is a Tulsa native and graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Design, Housing, and Merchandising and a Minor in Entrepreneurship. Kayla previously owned Mavyn Boutique which led to her focus in retail commercial real estate. In 2016 she obtained her Real Estate license and went on to get her Broker Associate license in 2018. Kayla is a Member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and Junior League of Tulsa (JLT).

The Importance of Due Diligence for Your Commercial Real Estate Transaction

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Whether you are a new investor, a business owner, or a seasoned investor, history has proven that you can never underestimate the value of performing comprehensive due diligence when it comes to commercial real estate transactions. Executing the myriad of tasks necessary to successfully purchase a commercial real estate (CRE) property is not for the faint of heart. It pays off in the long run to conquer due diligence tasks prior to purchasing.


14 Best Practices To Create an Annual Budget And Manage Your Commercial Property

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Property investors and business owners desiring to obtain commercial properties, expand their business, and make a profit know how important it is to create an annual budget to manage properties both wisely and prudently. When it comes to annual budget projections as well as tax benefits, the new year offers the optimal opportunity to plan ahead for the success of investment properties in 2019.


5 Commercial Real Estate Options for 2019

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As we round the bend into 2019, property investors and business owners involved in commercial real estate in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and the surrounding region can add additional income streams by expanding their portfolio in the area of commercial real estate. Just as there are diversified options in just about every industry, commercial real estate offers a variety of types of investments—some require more attention than others, and some are riskier than others, yet all offer investors great possibilities for future financial security.


7 Undeniable Reasons to Invest in Industrial Real Estate

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E-commerce changes everything. It makes consumer desires more accessible, and saves them the time invested in driving to a store just to find out they are out of stock of a favorite item. The momentum of e-commerce is a growth driver for our economy, producing a greater need for industrial real estate conveniently located throughout the United States for quick distribution to hungry buyers. Consumers’ demand for quicker delivery of products creates the perfect opportunity for the increase in industrial facilities from which to distribute goods. Enter the industrial real estate investors.