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Who are Typical Triple Net Lease Property Sellers

When purchasing a triple net lease investment property, the investor may be able to develop an advantageous buying strategy based on the profile of the property seller.
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Purchasing a triple net property from a real estate developer offers a variety of advantages to the investor.  In this scenario, the developer has done much of the legwork already.  To obtain project financing, the developer has to secure a good tenant, which typically will have required a full range of due diligence and project proforma evaluations.  The investor literally needs to do little more …

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Corporate Tenant Ratings

Conservative Real Estate Investors continue to be attracted to the long term stability being offered by having corporate tenants in their investment properties.  Corporate tenant income properties have always been a favorite of institutions but now we are seeing more and more regular  investors moving out of residential and multi family properties and into single tenant commercial properties with corporate tenants.
With leases ranging from 5 years to 20 years on investment grade tenants offer investors the long term security they desire.  One of the big benefits of these long term …

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Triple Net Lease Property Purchase Options

In addition to retail properties and office buildings, investors seeking to make triple net lease property purchases should consider restaurant, grocery, and other types of food-service properties.  Property sizes and locations may vary widely, making it easy for the investor to find a property that fits with their financial goals and investment portfolio.  Even in times of economic downturn, the consumer must eat.
National restaurant chains include such well-known entities as McDonalds, Burger King, Olive Garden, Applebee’s, Red Lobster, and Denny’s.  This type of company researches their locations exceptionally well and typically remains in …

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Retail Investment Property – Single Tenant Triple Net

When many investors consider triple net lease properties, they look to office buildings.  However, many other types of real estate purchases will fit well with a NNN lease structure.  Depending on the investor’s goals, retail properties provide many diverse and stable options for building the investment portfolio.  Retail investment properties encompass a wide range of business types and tenant profiles.
Drug stores are one of the most prolific types of retail real estate, and one of the most secure investment vehicles.  The consumer always needs prescription and over-the-counter medications, and several national chains, including CVS, …

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Finding Triple Net Lease Investment Properties

A popular choice for real estate investors today are commercial properties, especially those with national tenants under triple net leases. These properties are attractive because, under a triple net lease agreement, the tenant is responsible for virtually all costs associated with the property, including taxes, insurance, maintenance, and upkeep.  Not only do these properties build equity for the investor, they typically produce positive cash flow, reliably and almost immediately.  For the tenant, triple net leases allow for complete control over the facility but without the inherent risks or cash outlay.
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Triple Net Lease Office Buildings Attract Real Estate Investors

When considering the purchase of triple net lease investment properties, many types of real estate purchases will fit with a NNN lease structure.  Depending on the investor’s goal however, some types may be better suited to meet those needs, however the most common types of properties are office buildings, retail properties, and industrial facilities.
Below we explore the most common types of office properties the investor may choose, to achieve the best return on investment from triple net lease agreements.
Office buildings and complexes may house almost any type and size tenant, and …

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Triple Net Lease Tenant – The Right Tenant is Key to Success

The key to success with a triple net lease property investment is locating (and keeping) the right tenant.  The best tenant will be the one for whom the property is an excellent fit and who provides the right cash flow and security for the investor.
Based on credit worthiness (which may be determined with the help of Standard & Poor’s index or Moody’s reporting) and other factors, tenants may execute a short- or long-term lease and they may or may not  accept periodic rent escalation clauses as a part of their lease agreement.  A …

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Single Tenant Development Equity Partners For Triple Net Lease Deals

Development of net lease properties may still be down from its peak of a few years ago, but it is coming back as retailers start to expand again.  The economy is at a point right now where corporate clients are looking to start growing again and are looking at new sites for expansion. This trend offers an opportunity for real estate developers who focus on single tenant development.
The most active retailers are Family Dollar and Dollar General, which are expected to build a combined 1,000 stores this year. Other retailers …

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Triple Net Lease Investment Property: An Introduction

Triple Net Lease Investment Property: An Introduction
In today’s topsy-turvy economy, wise investors are seeking new and better ways to protect their investment dollars and grow their personal wealth. The very nature of the market cycle has real estate at the forefront of many investors’ minds. Although most types of real estate are an attractive investment today, commercial properties – especially those with triple net leases in place – provide a highly superior investment vehicle. Let’s talk about what triple net lease investment properties are all about, and how they can help you …

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Triple Net Lease Credit Ratings

 
 
 
Triple Net Lease Credit Ratings
by: Robert Stec
Many investors are pursuing commercial real estate investment opportunities today, particularly the attractive triple net lease properties. These investment vehicles offer an attractive alternative to other types of investments, because the return on investment is typically strong with a minimum amount of risk, especially when compared to other types of real estate investing. The key to a good triple net lease arrangement is having the best possible tenant in place, for the longest lease term possible. To accomplish this, the investor must conduct …