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Often the best way to educate yourself to successfully start, manage, and grow your business is to take advantage of the many workshops and training programs available to small business owners in several formats. By attending these workshops, you will learn not only from the presenters, but also from the other attendees who are going through the same process.

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Commercial Leasing 101

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Is your company looking to lease space or do you have a lease that is coming up for renewal in the near future? This brief workshop will outline what you need to know to successfully negotiate the legal and business terms of a lease for your small business space.

What is the process?
How long does it take?
Who do you need on your team?
What terms do you need to know?
What is a letter of intent?
Can I renegotiate the terms when I get to my option period?
What are the most important provisions of a lease document?
…and much more!

Presented by:
Christina Mindrup – Alexandria Economic Development Partnership
Lonnie Rich – Rich Rosenthal Brincefield Manitta Dzubin & Kroeger, LLP
Mike Porterfiled – Tartan Properties, Commercial
Note that free parking is available in the lot marked “Retail Parking” with the entrance on Pendleton Street.


May 14, 2015
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Alexandria Small Business Development Center
Suite 400, 625 North Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314 United States


Alexandria Small Business Development Center