When it comes to business, there is no standard lease!Ready to haggle for the best deal possible? Turn to Negotiate the Best Lease for Your Business,-- you'll find the information, advice and strategies you need when negotiating with an experienced landlord. This practical handbook explains how to analyze space needs, find the ideal location and then get the best possible terms. Learn how to:determine the real cost of rentingkeep future rent at manageable levelsget the most out of your broker and attorneysuggest alternatives to hefty security depositsallocate responsibility and cost of fixing up your spacenegotiate flexibility to expand, renew or leave earlyensure costs are shared fairly among tenantsavoid dealing with costly code compliance and clean-upssave your lease if you can't live up to it now and thenThe 2nd edition provides new strategies and advice throughout, plus new checklists that will help you at every step of your negotiation. Comprehensive and written in plain English, Negotiate the Best Lease for Your Business, is essential for entrepreneurs on the hunt for a fair and workable lease.