Commercial Real Estate

Commercial real estate investing differs in many ways from the more traditional residential real estate investing. Property income, expenses, and values are often calculated differently, and success in this business often requires speaking the language of commercial real estate fluently. In this section of the BiggerPockets Blog, you'll find articles that discuss every aspect of commercial real estate imaginable. From different types of lease agreements, financing solutions, and valuation methods, we've got it all. Authors in this section include commercial real estate investors with decades of experience.

 Ted Karsch

Choosing a Commercial Realtor

During the heyday of the residential real estate market boom a few years ago many investors were exclaiming: “why should I hire a realtor to sell my property and give…

 Ted Karsch

Understanding Debt Service Coverage Ratio

As a commercial finance consultant I speak with new apartment building investors on a daily basis; typically, here is how the conversation unfolds: Investor: Hello Ted, my name is “first…