Business incubators and non-profit consortiums are big news in some parts of the country these days. If such ideas haven't yet come to any one area, they may be headed that direction, often with the blessing and support of local governments, schools and the public.
Municipalities from Santa Fe to small Texas towns and midwestern farming communities are supportive of a variety of "do-good" ideas. Fledgling enterprises are often able to tap into support funds that allow them to lease space for initial start-up activities. Why not explore local opportunities for local commercial real estate?
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For individuals who currently have empty property that would make good rental space for a cash-strapped enterprise or a group of small…