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Monthly Archives: July 2017

Unlocking Hidden Value in Parking: Step 1, Negotiating Monthly Parking Allowances in Building Leases

Unfortunately, auditors of these lease-bound parking requirements report both Lessors and Lessees frequently leave a lot of loot on the table. This value can be surrendered in the negotiation, but more typically is given away long after the ink has dried on the final document.Continue reading

Machala Ecuador Privatizes New On-Street Parking Meter Operation

A total of 167 parking meters began operating recently in parts of the city of Machala Ecuador, according to a report in the Guayaquil, Ecuador daily newspaper, El Universo. This first installation is part of the proposed staged plan to fully implementing parking requirements mandated by the Municipal Public Enterprise Mobility and the Municipality of Machala via a municipal ordinance.Continue reading

Carpooling: Rules of the Road, Part 9 Finale

In conclusion for this series, we address the sense of satisfaction or contentment. Perhaps this is not a “sense” in the way we refer to the sensory inputs that we've previously discussed, such as hearing, sight, taste, smell or touch. Satisfaction is not a physiological reaction, such as we've seen with balance, time or temperature. Satisfaction is a perception that one has participated in a positive experience. It reinforces and brands that experience. Continue reading