Law Office of Henry B. LaTorraca Civil Trial Attorney

Finding the proper office building in California

There are many factors that need to be considered when choosing space in an office or commercial building in California. For instance, it is important that the building is in an area that is zoned for the type of activities that the business will conduct. It is also a good idea to inspect the building to ensure that it doesn't need significant repair work. However, if repairs are necessary, it should be clarified whether or not the landlord will take care of the needed work.

Most business owners expect their company to grow, which means that additional space may be needed in the future. Therefore, it is a good idea to ask whether or not there is additional room in the building or if it is possible to make it bigger if necessary in the future. In addition to adequate space, a commercial building should have adequate utilities, electrical outlets and lighting.

It should also be located in an area that is safe and can be easily accessed by public transportation. There should also be enough parking for customers and employees who will be shopping or working at that location. Business owners should see that there is sufficient lighting in order to ensure employee and customer safety during overnight hours. Security personnel may also need to be stationed outside of the building to ensure everyone's safety.

The location of commercial real estate is only one issue that needs to be resolved when choosing the right office or retail space. Therefore, it may be worthwhile to talk to a business law attorney. An attorney may be able to draw up a contract favorable to the business owner as well as resolve title or insurance disputes. Legal counsel may be able to represent commercial tenants if a landlord fails to perform as required under the terms of the lease.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Creative Solutions for Complex Legal Issues

Map email us for a response

Contact the Law Office of Henry B. LaTorraca

Prospective clients are invited to contact attorney LaTorraca at 562-216-2942 for an initial lawyer consultation to discuss their legal matter.

*AV Preeminent is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.

Contact Us

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Follow Henry B. LaTorraca Via Social Media

400 Oceangate Suite 700 Long Beach, CA 90802-4306 Phone: 562-216-2942 Fax: 562-216-2943 Map & Directions

facebook google plus LinkedIn directions