start-up brewery: good decisions to have!

So things are looking up and I believe I’ll be abel to announce the location for Zed’s Beer in the next few weeks, fingers crossed.  I’m tempering my excitement about both locations until I actually have a signed lease in hand, but I’m feeling very positive!! Over the past month, I’ve: found two very good,
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start up brewery listen to your mother and clean up after you’re done!

Over the past months that I’ve been looking for a home for Zed’s Beer, I’ve probably seen somewhere around 50 properties, give or take.  They’ve been everything from old restaurants or pubs, to a speakeasy and old doctors offices.  I’ve seen brand spanking new warehouses so new you could eat off the floor.  And I’ve
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Start up Brewery: lessons in real estate

Other than “when will you open” (answer–hopefully in 2016, but that’s pretty remote at this stage) I’m surprised at the questions asking what’s going well and not so well.  Things that don’t go well often seem more interesting than stories about things working as planned.  How many of us have shared “peace” stories as opposed
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