How to Find an Industrial Real Estate Agent Across the Country0

Posted by Thomas Miller, CCIM

miller-industrial-properties-finding-agent-across-countryLet’s say your business is expanding to a market that will help you take advantage of a business-friendly environment, skilled workforce and strategic location. We’re talking about northern Nevada, but regardless of where you’re heading, this is clearly a time for the guidance and expertise of a qualified – and local – industrial real estate agent. It can be challenging finding the right agent under the best circumstances, but that challenge is greater outside your own turf. Read on for our tips to help you find an industrial real estate agent across the country.Read more →

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The Secret to Hiring the Right Industrial Real Estate Agent0

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real-estate-for-dummiesDoes a real estate license alone mean that an agent is qualified to perform industrial or commercial real estate services for your business? Unfortunately, no. All real estate agents must have a valid state real estate license to operate legally in the state, but the acquisition alone doesn’t make them experts. So what does? … Read more →

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Miller Industrial Properties Announces New Associate Hire0

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miller-industrial-properties-ali-formaMiller Industrial Properties is expanding its expertise in property management with the recent hire of associate Ali Forma. The East Coast transplant has lived in and around northern Nevada on and off since 2010, making the move permanent in 2015. With a background in property management and residential real estate, Ali transitioned to commercial and industrial this past summer. … Read more →

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The Value of Agency for the Industrial Real Estate Tenant0

Posted by Thomas Miller, CCIM

industrial-real-estate-agent-miller-industrial-properties-renoWhen we’re referring to a tenant/landlord relationship, we understand that an agent represents one or the other of these parties. But for the purposes of this post, we aren’t defining “agency” as the agent’s brokerage company. Instead, we’re using agency to refer to the duties, obligations and actions of the agent to either the tenant or the landlord. It’s a subtle difference, but it has a profound impact on the entire transaction. It’s critical that an industrial real estate tenant understands how.Read more →

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Leasing Industrial Real Estate in Northern Nevada? Start Here.0

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miller-industrial-properties-northern-nevadaFor over twenty years, Miller Industrial Properties has set itself apart in the industrial real estate market of northern Nevada. As the longest-running boutique firm, we’ve earned a reputation for success. If you’re considering buying or leasing industrial real estate in northern Nevada, start here. … Read more →

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Here’s Why You Should Know When Your Industrial Real Estate Lease Ends0

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smartIf you’re a business owner, you should know exactly when your lease expires. But if you’re like many business owners, you have only the most general idea of that date. Here’s the catch – if you have even the inkling of an idea to relocate or expand when your current lease ends, you would be wise to get the ball rolling up to even 24 months early. … Read more →

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Buying an Older Industrial or Commercial Building? Here’s What to Know0

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miller-industrial-properties-older-buildings-what-to-knowWhile new builds may be considered newsworthy these days, older industrial and commercial buildings can have characteristics that make them worth a second look – with one caveat. Environmental concerns in older buildings should be carefully reviewed, as they can mean potential liability issues down the line, complete with big economic impacts. If you’re considering an older industrial or commercial building, here’s what to know.  … Read more →

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Avoiding Tenant Risk in Industrial Real Estate0

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miller-industrial-properties-tenant-riskOn the surface, it might seem safe to characterize an industrial real estate transaction as a win/lose proposition. Either the landlord or the tenant will walk away from the negotiating table feeling pleased or dominated. That’s not actually the case, but it’s that scenario that gives way to the biggest risk an industrial real estate tenant can take. That risk? Entering any phase of the lease transaction without adequate representation. Here’s why you would be wise to avoid tenant risk in industrial real estate. … Read more →

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The Mystery of Electrical Power – A Primer from Miller Industrial Properties0

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mystery-electrical-power-miller-industrial-propertiesIt’s my suspicion that Miller Industrial Properties spends more time ensuring our facts are correct on our listings, and that’s especially true for electrical power details. Current, power, 110, meter sockets, volts, 277, transformers, 480, 4 ‘ought’ wire, amps, MSW ( main switch board), AC, circuit breakers, DC, 3 phase, 208, AC-DC, 60 Hz (hertz), ground fault, resistance, distribution panel, watts, single phase, 220, connected load, efficiency, circuit – these are all mysterious words to many. They were to me for a long time as well, and no amount of explanation from the professionals ever seemed to make sense. We prepared this primer to take the mystery out of electrical power, to illustrate why we as real estate professionals need to understand certain elements of these items, and to explain why they need to be reported accurately to our clients in our promotional materials. … Read more →

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Franchise or Local Firm – What’s Better for Your Industrial Real Estate Representation?0

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webEvery industry has its share of franchises, and industrial real estate is no exception. National franchised branches can be found in all kinds of markets, including here in Reno-Sparks and northern Nevada. There are also locally owned and operated industrial real estate firms in these markets. That poses a question to those in need of an agent. What will better serve your needs? Is the franchise or local firm better for your industrial real estate representation? … Read more →

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