Starting a Business in Washington Township

by Lindsey Winsemius - Posted 1 year ago

The Township of Washington Town Center neighborhood is located in Bergen County of New Jersey.

As a suburb of New York City, it offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. 

It is rated as one of the top places to live in New Jersey. The schools are excellent, crime is low, culture and art abound, and it is the perfect place for families and retirees to live, shop, and enjoy the suburban feel while still being close to the city.

Learn more about the great features of the Township of Washington, including local demographics, right here.

Think you might be ready to open your business in the popular Township of Washington Town Center?

Things to Know When Signing a Commercial Lease

Whether you’re starting a new business in Washington Township, or looking for a new or second location, picking the right property can be daunting. 

Washington Town Center is ideal because of its location, price, and our dedication to keeping all our properties to our high standards.

Here are a few of the things we encourage small business owners interested in leasing space in the Township of Washington, NJ to research.

Know the difference between a residential and commercial lease.

If this is your first time signing a commercial lease, there are a few key differences between commercial and residential leases. Commercial leases tend to be less regulated, and offer more flexibility. They also have a longer duration. 

We work with our businesses to ensure both parties are happy with terms of the lease, and take the time to explain everything to new tenants. Nothing is more important to us than making this a great experience for small businesses, so you can focus on building your business. 

What can you expect from a commercial lease?

There are several core elements of a commercial lease, such as the cost of rent, additional fees, the security deposit and the length of the lease.

It is our priority to offer Washington Township businesses a transparent, mutually beneficial relationship. This is why so many of our tenants have stayed with us, and what makes the Washington Town Center such a great place for small businesses in Bergen County!

Is Washington Town Center the right area for your business?

Finding the perfect location for your business is very important. Understanding the local areas you’re thinking of setting up shop in will help make sure you’re reaching the people who most desire the goods or services you’re offering.

The Township of Washington has both a thriving retiree population that likes to shop and participate in the community, as well as growing families. Ranked as one of the top places to live, the Township of Washington Town Center is an ideal place for shops and restaurants. 

Get to know your landlord and property owners.

The Washington Town Center team takes pride in managing the properties available to small businesses. Clean, well-kept, attractive properties make the community better, and improve your business.

We understand how important it is to have a great relationship with our tenants, and nothing is more important to us than the community of Washington Township, and the businesses that serve that community. 

We know that excellent service and communication make up the foundation that forms lasting and trustworthy relationships, and we take pride in each and every one of the relationships we have formed over the years. Our dedication is why we have low turnover rates, and so many happy tenants and owners!

We are always available to our current and new potential tenants, so please don’t hesitate to get to know us better!

Have a property you're looking to rent? Not sure how to improve your property's performance? Give us a call - we offer free consultations!