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How to Buy Commercial Real Estate

Wednesday, September 25 - 5:30 PM

Join the Ohio Small Business Development Center at Columbus State (SBDC), for a Fall Business Success Series. This new event series is designed to help new or existing small business owners position their business for growth and expansion.

The "How To" of Buying Commercial Property for Your Business

Are you ready to stop paying rent? Maybe it is time to consider buying your own property for your business. If so, it is critical you know how to navigate the commerical real estate process because making the long-term investment in a building is a decision not to be taken lightly.

This session will cover basic information about buying commercial real estate:

  • The importance of research and planning to find the property that best fits your business needs.

  • Tips for any business to use when looking for the right property, to include the right team.

  • Cautions - Red flags that can be costly and detrimental to a business and general out of pocket costs when considering commercial real estate.

  • The value of buying versus renting-Be your Own Landlord.


Tom Buoni, e-Merge Real Estate

Ellen Harvey, Ohio SBDC at Columbus State


Registration is required as space is limited.

Light refreshments will be provided.


5:30 - 6:00 | Registration, Networking and Refreshments

6:00 - 6:15 | Welcome and Introductions

6:15 – 7:30 | The "How To" of Buying Commercial Property for You Business

7:30 | Program Adjourns


The Business Success Series is...

The Business Success Series is a program of the Ohio Small Business Development Center at Columbus State designed to prepare business owners to grow their businesses. This series session are held each Wednesday from September 11, 2019 to October 2, 2019. This series will bring together experts to provide you actionable steps that will position you to expand and grow your business.


320 N. Grant Ave, suite 1068
Columbus, OH 43215
Event Type
Lecture / Workshop



Date / Time

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM


(614) 287-5294
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