I have been taken aback by the level of naivety I have recently encountered regarding commercial leases. Small business owners, entrepreneurs, solo business owners. All… Read More »Entering into a commercial lease? Don’t make this stupid mistake
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I was contacted last week by a couple of clients whose business has gone through the floor or evaporated entirely as a consequence of COVID-19.… Read More »Commercial Leases and the COVID-19/Coronavirus-the Fallout for Small Business Owners
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