Blog posts tagged Lease Administration

Getting FASB Compliant on Equipment Leases

Posted on 08/17/2017

One of the biggest impacts of the new FASB/IASB standards is the recognition of equipment leases on balance sheets. The upcoming regulatory deadline is putting pressure on organizations to quickly identify equipment leases, integrate and become compliant.

If Retail Is Dead, Why Is Amazon Opening Physical Stores?

Posted on 07/21/2017

As retail embarks on a new transition, retailers and developers are changing the metrics once used in order to keep up with the ever-changing standards.

Why You Should Care About FASB 842 Lease Accounting Changes

Posted on 04/28/2017

Depending on your role in an organization, you may not think about accounting standards very much (or at all). In fact, there are many reasons you should be thinking about the implications of the FASB 842 lease accounting changes.

How to Choose FASB Lease Standard Compliance Software

Posted on 12/01/2016

As the new FASB regulations roll out, it’s now more important than ever to make the right choice about which software to use to manage your leases. In this blog edition, we will explore some key aspects you should be thinking about (if you aren’t already).

Retail Executive Summit Recap

Posted on 10/06/2016

The 10th annual Accruent Retail Executive Summit took place last month, and the event was a rousing success. The theme was “Building the Customer Experience.”

Getting Your Business FASB Ready – Part Two

Posted on 08/16/2016

Getting Your Business FASB Ready – Part One

Posted on 08/04/2016

There are a number of standards that have been established that require adherence by non-governmental companies and organizations. In February 2016, FASB announced the new accounting standard ASC 842, that requires these organizations to include lease obligations on their balance sheet.

Retail Trends: Digitizing the Storefront

Posted on 06/09/2016

For the retail industry, the storefront has taken on an entirely new meaning.

Is Your Lease Solution FASB Ready?

Posted on 05/25/2016

The new FASB and IASB lease accounting standards could make a big difference for your company, with possible implications including a bigger compliance burden and a material change on corporate financial statements. Is your lease solution ready?

Balancing FASB Lease Standards and Stark Law Requirements for Medical Office Buildings

Posted on 01/12/2016

Learn more about FASB and Stark Law and how it changes your requirements for managing leases for medical office buildings.

Five Benefits of Lease Administration Software in Healthcare

Posted on 12/15/2015

Whether you're managing 30 leases or more than 500, learn how lease administration software can help healthcare organizations better manage their leases and reduce their associated costs.

Debunking Five Common Myths about Cloud Software

Posted on 12/08/2015

Heard rumors that the cloud isn't secure or can't scale? In this blog post, we debunk five common myths about cloud software.

10 Things to Know About Stark Law

Posted on 08/21/2015

Managing leases in healthcare becomes a little bit more complicated due to the Stark Law. Without strict adherence to the regulation, organizations can face millions of dollars in fines, as well as prison time. In today’s blog post, we’ll highlight 10 key facts to know about the Stark Law.

Top Concerns for Healthcare Landlords: No Central Access to Data

Posted on 08/11/2015

Organizing your leases via spreadsheets may seem like a viable solution, especially if you only manage a handful. However, as your organization grows and changes, it makes it more challenging to use manual tools to manage dynamic processes like leases in the healthcare space. Learn more about how you can improve your lease management with a centralized database in this post.

What is the Stark Law?

Posted on 08/07/2015

You have likely heard about the Stark Law, especially since it just graced healthcare news last month with proposed changes set forth by the CMS. No matter your role within a healthcare organization, Stark Law can result in some implications for you. In this blog post, learn more about the Stark Law mandates and what it means for healthcare landlords.

Top Concerns for Healthcare Landlords: Termination Rights

Posted on 08/03/2015

Thinking through termination rights while negotiating a lease will protect both parties when the partnership concludes. It can be difficult to think about the end when just beginning your partnership, but it's an important step – especially when taking laws and regulations like the Stark Law into consideration. In this blog post from Accruent, learn about the importance of termination rights in lease negotiations for healthcare landlords.

Top Concerns for Healthcare Landlords: Laws and Regulations

Posted on 07/28/2015

Managing healthcare leases presents unique challenges, and among those are the number of laws and regulations to which healthcare landlords must adhere. In this blog post, learn about the four key laws and regulations that impact how healthcare landlords manage their leases.

Top Concerns for Healthcare Landlords: Timeshare Leasing

Posted on 07/21/2015

Hospitals serve as more than just medical facilities to the community; they are landlords of the medical office real estate on and around the healthcare network campuses. As healthcare networks grow, so will the role of landlords and the challenges they face. In this blog post from Accruent, learn why timeshare leasing serves as a top concern for healthcare landlords.

Retail Marketing Gets Popping

Posted on 06/18/2015

Pop-up shops are a marketing move that’s gaining popularity for retailers, both new and seasoned. They take form in mobile trucks, kiosks and temporary residency in vacant brick and mortar spaces. From tech gadgets to designer sunglasses to homemade crafts, learn more about why an array of businesses have taken to flash retail.

Expensive Mistakes: Using Lease Administration to Avoid Stark Law Penalties

Posted on 05/22/2015

Does your organization use multiple spreadsheets to track leases? If so, it can be a struggle to maintain consistency across lease data and challenging to access the information you need. Check out our free eBook to learn more about how your organization can adopt proactive compliance strategies and avoid or minimize penalties.

Top 5 Reasons to Automate Lease Administration in Healthcare

Posted on 05/18/2015

Does your healthcare organization use multiple spreadsheets or paper to track leases? We’ve got the top five reasons to automate lease administration in a healthcare organization.

Top 10 picks for SXSW Interactive

Posted on 03/13/2015

The city of Accruent’s headquarters has transformed over the past few days as the annual festival SXSW takes over downtown and brings thousands of people from all over the world into our city limits. We’ve got 10 event picks to help you navigate SXSW Interactive.

Strategic Values of an IWMS Solution: Gain Visibility to Drive Facility Investments

Posted on 10/27/2014

To help manage the impact of these changing dynamics on real estate and facilities, integrated workplace management systems (IWMS) provide real-time visibility into all facets of the real estate and facility portfolio, helping to reduce costs, improve operational efficiencies and drive profitability from the core of your organization. Accruent discusses the first of seven strategic values of an IWMS solution: Gain visibility into space use to drive facility investments.

Property Managers seek web-based software for efficiency

Posted on 10/20/2014

According to a report by Software Advice, the number one reason why property managers are currently seeking a software solution is to improve efficiency in their portfolio. Of buyers in the market, more than half specifically desire a web-based solution.

Accruent sponsors this year’s NRTA Conference, Expanding Knowledge 2014

Posted on 09/17/2014

Accruent was proud to be a platinum sponsor of the NRTA conference, a three-day event with sessions that covered best practices for managing commercial lease portfolios.

5 Strategic Values of IWMS

Posted on 08/06/2014

The use of an effective IWMS platform can reduce costs, improve operational efficiency and drive profitability from an organization’s core.