Tenant Audits.  A tenant's audit of its operating costs is as necessary as a landlord's audit of tenant sales. Even as many landlords convert their leases to "fixed CAM", audits remain as important as ever. When are audits indispensable and what can you do when your landlord says "no". Also, what can you do to preserve your audit rights?

Fixed CAM and Bankruptcy
The struggling landlord changes the landscape when it comes to "fixed CAM". What happens now that you've agreed to pay a fixed charge for fixed services, but the landlord can no longer afford to provide the services? Also, where you’re not paying fixed CAM, 10 tips to reduce operating costs.

Latest Developments
New cases on management fees, audits and case law highlights from 2009.

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