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Triple-Net Lease Inspections

What Is a Triple-Net Lease? A triple-net lease, also referred to as a net-net-net lease and NNN lease, is a lease agreement where the lessee (a single tenant) is responsible for paying the lessor (landlord) on a net-net-net basis for the following: real estate taxes; insurance; and property maintenance. Contrary to a single-net lease, double-net…

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Luxury Home Inspection or Estate Inspection

Hire a Commercial Property Inspector for Luxury Home Inspection or Estate Inspections Although a luxury home or estate is still technically a residential property, these properties may be designed and built with commercial applications or contain commercial features, such as substantial square footage, multiple HVAC systems, and commercial kitchen equipment. A commercial property inspector is…

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Observed Green Features Inspection for Existing Commercial Buildings

“Green” describes features, technologies and products that increase efficiency in a building’s energy and water usage, help protect the health of its occupants, and reduce the commercial property’s impact on the environment.  Green buildings are healthier, more environmentally friendly, and economically smarter than average buildings.  Green features: improve energy efficiency; reduce pollution; provide healthier air;…

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Accessibility Inspection

Various laws around the world require public accommodations to provide goods and services to people with disabilities on an equal basis with the rest of the general public. Some of the laws and standards for accessibility include: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines (ADAAG) Federal Fair Housing Act (FFHA) Fair…

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Fire Door Inspection

Many buildings, including schools, high-rises, health care facilities, hospitals, churches, office buildings, factories, and warehouses are likely to have fire doors. Should a fire occur, the health, safety, and welfare of building occupants and emergency responders depend on the regular inspection of fire doors. The goal of a commercial fire door inspection is to provide…

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How to Perform Triple-Net Lease Inspections

About Triple-Net Leases A triple-net lease, also referred to as a net-net-net lease and NNN lease, is a lease agreement where the lessee (a single tenant) is responsible for paying the lessor (landlord) on a net-net-net basis for the following: real estate taxes; insurance; and property maintenance. This type of lease assigns building maintenance and…