Motels offer an excellent commercial investment. A Investment property is one in which the land and buildings are leased to another party and income generated from the motel lease. There is no operational involvement in the motel
Most motels in New Zealand operate by way of a lease. As you may already know, it is a rewarding and interesting lifestyle. A leasehold is the lease of the motel land and buildings and a leasee is buying motel chattels, the business goodwill, business lease and the right to operate as a motel for a set period of time.
A freehold going concern can be a versatile option, offering much potential for future expansion. A Freehold property is one in which the motel land and buildings are sold along with the business as a going concern, the business goodwill and motel chattels.