12 Key Lease Terms for Restaurants

May 19, 2017

Restaurant leases are typically complex and involve hard-fought negotiations. Regardless of whether you are an up-and-coming restaurateur, or an established restaurant group or franchisor, it is imperative that every restaurant tenant carefully review and consider the lease terms and its corresponding business plan before signing the same. Otherwise, the operator might find himself or herself locked into a lease that will force them to prematurely shut the doors and, worse yet, negatively affect pre-existing profitable restaurant units and the brand.