I'm about to sign a lease for a food place, it will be my first so I just want check with u guys if some of my future landlord request (according to first lease draft I got through his broker) are reasonable or at least industry standard?
* A security deposit (knowing that would make a big dent into to my start up budget)
* 12 month post dated checks. (can't those checks serve as security deposit)
* Carry an insurance (on top of I would be paying for TMI)
Insurance against damage by fire, lightning, tempest...............
General Liability Insurance
Thank you for your help.