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The Search for Your Facility: Advantages of Working with a Broker

Maddy Marlton

February 16, 2024

Navigating The Search For Your Perfect School Facility Advantages Of Working With A Broker

The quest to find the ideal home for your school can be complex—and feel daunting. This is why it can make a huge difference to have a broker to guide you through the process. Here are just three key benefits of working with a broker that can make all the difference when seeking your school’s forever home.

1. You will save time and energy.

With their deep understanding of the industry, brokers can efficiently lead your school through the intricate processes surrounding property transactions—whether it’s buying, selling, or leasing a facility. Brokers have the knowledge and resources to streamline the process, allowing you to focus on running your school.

2. You’ll benefit from their network.

Brokers can offer your school access to a vast network and comprehensive market coverage, ensuring that no stone is left unturned in the search for the perfect facility. They can explore all available property options, including off-market opportunities that schools wouldn’t typically have access to. By leveraging their connections and expertise, brokers can present you with a wide range of choices tailored to your specific needs and preferences.

Advantages Of Working With A Broker
3. You’ll stay on mission and on budget.

Brokers closely collaborate with your school to gain a deep understanding of their goals and priorities; brokers can align property searches accordingly. Whether it’s location, size, amenities, or budget constraints, brokers work to find properties that perfectly match your school’s criteria.

In addition to these three key advantages, it’s important to engage with a broker early in the process. By starting the conversation well in advance, preferably 12 to 18 months before seeking occupancy, you can better manage expectations and streamline your search for an ideal facility.

With their time-saving expertise, comprehensive market coverage, and ability to provide tailored solutions, brokers serve as invaluable allies, offering guidance and support every step of the way.

About the Author

Maddy Marlton has a strong background in industrial real estate, including property management, leasing, acquisitions, and development. As an integral member of Grow Schools’s Operations team, Maddy establishes relationships with brokers that can help get schools into their forever homes.

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