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The Location You Lease Is More Important than the Franchise You Buy, Here's Why

When looking at franchise systems to join, potential franchisees will notice that many franchisors will operate on a “cookie cutter” system where each franchise store should more-or-less look and operate the same.

Leasing Commercial Space? 10 Questions for Franchise Tenants to Ask About the Landlord and the Property

As a franchise tenant, you will want to prepare yourself for lease negotiations with a commercial landlord.

Chicken or Egg Site Selection and Leasing; Which Comes First, Finding a Franchisee or Finding a Site?

For over 15 years, we have been speaking at franchise shows across North America about real estate leasing.

Quizno's Franchisee Loses Again

An appellate court decision illustrates the perils of lease assignments and brand-specific lease clauses. The franchisee can not use the premises, but must pay for the lease term anyway.

National Black Theatre v Nubian Properties

There is a difference between a lease and a sublease, as some Applebee's franchisees discovered.