Find the right commercial premises for your business
Retail premises are more than just space for the sale of your products. It’s your business. Leasing the right space in the right location can elevate your brand, streamline your operations, attract leading talent and make a meaningful impact on your bottom line.
A lease also represents a significant commitment of time and financial resources. We partner with you to ensure your lease is not just a line item — it’s a competitive advantage. We do this by bringing together our specialized market knowledge with a deep understanding of your business strategy to achieve your goals.
Associate director | Retail Agency
Jevgenija started her professional career in real estate within the street retail sector, promoting new brands and re-negotiating new lease terms with existing clients. In 2017 she successfully closed the biggest retail premises sales deal over the past 5 years for Hesburger with the deal value was over EUR 1 mln. Further on, she has turned her focus on the shopping centres and started a collaboration with major SC owners in Riga. Jevgenija, being a member of Colliers EMEA retail team, actively works on new brand attraction to the Baltic market and regularly takes part in the leading retail event in Europe. Jevgenija also participated in the recent MAPIC event, representing the Baltic retail market. Jevgenija is taking active part in market report webinars and presentating all latest retail trends.
Furthermore, she developed the new concept for the SĀGA Lifestyle shopping centre, which was commissioned in November 2020. During that process Jevgenija and her team have leased 52 000 m2 and have launched the new concept of the shopping center in Lavia, which is located just near IKEA.
AREA OF EXPERTISE
Representation of tenants / landlords in leasing retail properties;
Negotiation of the lease terms on behalf of landlords and tenants;
Attracting new clients and brands cross boarding.
When representing shopping centres Jevgenija advised on:
• evaluating and preparing development plans for landlords;
• repositioning of existing shopping centres,
• creating and implementing new leasing strategies.
When representing the brands Jevgenija advised on:
• expansion strategy;
• s positioning on the market;
• lease agreement conditions
I joined Colliers as a junior consultant in the retail segment. My main responsibility area is working with clients and landlords regarding the retail objects, which locate on the street retail. I must help a client find the right premises for their business development on the street retail as well as in the other type of retail objects.
Leasing premises for successful sales
Lease of premises, which conform to the tenants' criteria is one of the most important prerequisites for ensuring successful sales in a retail business. That is why, while searching for commercial premises, it is important to partner with industry experts with knowledge, which will help to choose the most suitable retail premises. What to take into account when choosing the most suitable leasing offer for your premises?
Leasing premises in shopping centres
Leasing premises in shopping centres has several advantages, starting from a dynamic visitor flow up to a strategically beneficial location and several anchor tenants. Additional benefit of leasing premises in a shopping center comes with the benefit that you often do not have to make significant construction works in order to start selling. And that is why tenants often choose to lease premises in shopping centres - due to convenience. If you are searching for commercial premises in a shopping centre, contact Colliers experts, who will suggest the most suitable premises for your business.
Leasing premises for Cafes and Restaurants
While choosing premises for a cafeteria or a restaurant, you have to consider the location and flow of people, technical requirements, which are applied to food establishments, maximum electrical grid load, since catering businesses use a lot of electronical devices, and other criteria which have to be taken into account while searching for premises to lease for a cafeteria or a restaurant.
Leasing premises for a store
While deciding on premises for your store, it is important to pay attention to the location of the commercial premises, as well as the visual and technical condition, size, rent rate and other factors. Commercial premises have to be chosen considering your type of business, business strategy and goals. It will help you to choose the most suitable area.
Additionally in case of leasing premises you should pay attention to such criteria as:
- windows, which will serve as a showcase, if the premises are located on the first floor;
- warehouse and availability of other auxiliary rooms;
- retail area;
- flow of people;
- location of the entrance;
- parking availability;
- surrounding infrastructure (how will the clients access your shop?);
- as well as other criteria helping you to increase sales and develop your business.
Properties available for lease
Frequently asked questions
What type of commercial premises does Colliers offer for lease?
What size premises should I get for my store?
When choosing premises for retail purposes, you have to consider your business type and strategy (potential client flow, thousands of products or niche products, etc.), premises leasing budget and other criteria. The most suitable premise size and solution will be provided by our commercial premises expert.
How and where to find the most suitable commercial premises?
If you are searching for someone leasing out store premises or other commercial premises in Riga, contact Colliers experts, who will suggest the most suitable premises for your business with competitive commercial terms.
In which shopping centres can I lease premises?
Currently premises offered by Colliers are located in shopping centre Rīga Plaza, SĀGA, S/C Damme, Maxima Grostonas, Maxima Biķernieku, Valdeķu Graudu complex, as well as various office or historical buildings. However, we suggest you look into our active offering in our websites property section or contact one of our experts.