Cell Tower Leasing Information Blog

The Cell Tower Lease Blog provides updated content information from AirWave Management, the leading independent wireless leasing and infrastructure consulting company whose principals have been in the industry since its inception. This team of experts have held various executive and management positions in the wireless industry and have developed wireless networks for the leading wireless carriers as well as performed services for some of the nation's leading real estate development corporations. Their expertise has been sought out by major media outlets such as the New York Times, the Gannett Company, various Advanced Publications newspapers as well as Crane's New York Business.

Jul 16, 2014

new lease in Golfito Costa Rica

been approached by SBA to put a tower on my lot in CR . they are offering a lot less than I am getting hear in Vegas. What are your rates to help me negotiate

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Jul 11, 2014

Comcast joining with T mobile

My cell site tower is owned and managed by American tower. T mobile is the top carrier. Comcast is running under ground wire to hook up with T-Mobile.

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Jul 09, 2014

Cell Phone Tower Lease Iowa

I would like to know the value of the location of where Verizon wants to build a tower on our land. There are only 2 of their towers here in Marshalltown,

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Jul 07, 2014

collocators and additonal rent

Draft Lease says that AT will, in its sole discretion, have the right, without prior notice, to collocate other parties on the tower. How would i be able

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Jul 03, 2014

Cell tower lease renegotiate

Just wondering if I can renegotiate my current contract. I have roughly 10 years left on a 25 year lease which I did not sign it came with my property.

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Jun 30, 2014

Perpetual easements

I currently have 45 yrs. left on a 50 year lease with American Tower for which I receive a monthly fee that increases by 10% every five years. They now

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Jun 25, 2014


There is a cell tower on the West side of the street on the 4900 Block of Aurora Avenue North, Seattle WA 98103. There are crows nesting in the tower and

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Jun 25, 2014

Verizon Wireless Cell Tower Lease Assistance

Verizon Wireless Cell Tower Lease Review and Negotiation Services

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Jun 24, 2014

Special Zoning affects towers operation.

In Albuquerque NM i have an American Tower site on my property with a prepaid lease for 50 years it requires special use zoning. My special use zoning

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Jun 19, 2014

been contacted by Verizon

My dad has been contacted by Verizon Wireless to lease some land for a new cell tower . They have gave us a basic contract to look at. Some of it we don't

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Jun 19, 2014

cell extension

American towers contacted me and want to extend my lease 25yrs. $5,000.00 up front and $1,000.00 per month thereafter Plus 3% a year. I am getting $389.00

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Jun 17, 2014

Can I renegotiate if an easement has been granted.

I am purchasing a piece of property that has an easement to Crown Castle. They purchased the easement in 2008. Is there anyway to renegotiate this deal.

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Jun 11, 2014

Lease Amendment Negotiation from Crown Castle

We have 14 years left on the first 25 year lease. They want to add 25 more years for an expedite fee of $15,000. We receive about $900 monthly with a 15%

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Jun 11, 2014

Extension of Lease

I currently have a tower on my property. The lease was originally a 25 year lease with a 15% increase every five years. We are now under 10 years left

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Jun 06, 2014

Sprint 2.5 upgrade

Sprint just finished their Network Vision upgrade on my rooftop last year, I think it is their upgrade to their 4G long term evolution platform. I have

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Jun 06, 2014

Rental Rate - Santa Rosa Avenue, CA

What in your opinion would be a fair lease rate for a cell provider to pay landlord for 20' by 60' space on property that lies between Santa Rosa Avenue

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Jun 04, 2014

US Cellular Lease Experts | Review and Negotiation Services | Talk to Airwave

For help with your US Cellular lease, there is no better Cell Site Consulting Firm to turn to than Airwave Management.

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Jun 04, 2014

Sprint Lease Negotiation Headquarters | Airwave Management

Talk to the Sprint Lease Consultants and Cell Tower Experts

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Jun 04, 2014

T-Mobile Cell Tower Lease Experts | T-Mobile Rooftop Leases | LTE Upgrades

Airwave Management | T-Mobile Cell Tower Lease Review and Negotiation Experts For Property Owners and Landlords

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Jun 04, 2014

T-Mobile Lease Amendments | Antenna Modifications | T-Mobile LTE Upgrades

Airwave Management the T-Mobile Lease Experts Landlords Choose When It Comes Negotiating a T-Mobile Cellular Lease.

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Jun 04, 2014

ATT Wireless Cell Tower Lease Assistance | AT&T 4G LTE Upgrade Assistance

ATT Wireless Cell Tower Lease Review and Negotiation Services for Landlords and Property Owners Who Have AT&T as their Tenant.

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May 22, 2014

Lease rates in southern WI

I have been offered $700 per month for a 100x100 ft site on my property by a major carrier. They want a 5 year lease with 4 5yr options and an easement

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May 22, 2014

Antenna added to our roof without authorization

We lease to AT&T and American Tower. We discovered that one of them installed 9 new antennas on our roof without authorization. How can we find out who

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May 21, 2014

Early Termination of Lease

The wireless carrier recently renewed lease but now wants to terminate the lease since it merged with another carrier and believes that the site is redundant.

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May 15, 2014

Cell Tower Lease Assistance | Lease Review and Negotiation | Cell Site Valuation

Contact Us - AirWave Management Provides Cell Tower Lease Assistance for Landlords

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May 15, 2014

Cell Tower Companies >> The Ugly World of Telecom Leasing

Exposing how some Cell Tower Companies take advantage of landlords and property owners. Beware of the Wireless Pig Monters.

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May 13, 2014

American Tower site

My siblings inherited a tower site on our parents property as part of an irrevocable trust upon the death of my mother in June 2013. The American Tower

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May 13, 2014

length of time per lease

I now have a 25 year lease with american tower, they want me to sign for an extra twenty five years, makiing it a 50 year term, seems rather long to me

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May 13, 2014

Cell tower rental

I am a member of a church whose steeple is very high. Tmobile currently leases space and says there is room for more lease space. How do I contact other

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May 08, 2014

Extending an existing lease.

I currently own a property that has an existing cell tower. I purchased the property in 2006. The property is in Miami, FL. When I purchased the property

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May 08, 2014


Do you assist in negotiations and/or finding additional users etc.. In Canada I have a site currently 1 tower 2 seperate leases telus/bell in Alberta

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May 08, 2014

Sale of T-Mobile lease to Invest the proceeds - Pros & Cons

What is the likelyhood of My tower Decomissioning?

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May 01, 2014

Site Management

Does anyone have a phone number for a Sprint Nextel site manager in the Lynchburg VA area? Editor's Note: try this... LANDLORDSOLUTIONS@SPRINT.COM

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May 01, 2014

Fair price of internet tower

We have a internet tower on our property, roughly 40' tall with 6-8 repeaters on the tower running off our electricity ($30-$40 per month.) Question

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May 01, 2014

Buy out of a so called inactive tower

They have approached us about buying out our lease because it's inactive,they want a purpetual easement. If inactive why buy us out? We feel they aren't

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Apr 26, 2014

Adding a generator

They want to add a generator to my site. What should I ask for in additional rent?

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Apr 24, 2014

Cell Tower Lease Consulting Experts - AirWave Executive Profile

Our Cell Tower Lease Consulting Services Are Available Across the United States

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Apr 23, 2014

Sharing lease agreement

Crown offering to enter a revenue sharing agreement 25% Landlord and 75% Crown, extend the lease 35 more years and landlord continues to receive original

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Apr 18, 2014

Cellular site retention

We own a building with a Cingular AT&T cell site in a downtown area. We received a letter from Md7 representing AT&T, and their letter says that AT&T is

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Apr 16, 2014


Which carriers are the best for paying high leases? Is it better to go with CC or ATT for your first contract? How are you independent from carriers?

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Apr 07, 2014

Sample Cell Tower Leases for Landlords

Where Can I quickly get a decent sample cell tower lease agreement (from Landlord's) perspective? I have a plot of land which a telco wants to rent and

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Apr 07, 2014

transfer lease payments to new site owner

We recently completed the sale of our property, which has a cell tower leased to Metro PCS. I need instruction on how to transfer the monthly lease payments

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Apr 04, 2014

Not all companies called Airwave are Airwave Management.

When you are the #1 landlord advocate firm in the wireless industry, you tend to attract attention from unscrupulous people who try to deceive people into

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Apr 03, 2014

who to call if theres a problem?

My parents have a cell tower on their property, last week 3 men showed up and stripped it of the light on top and all the wiring. They called US cellular

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Apr 03, 2014

Fair Market Lease Value

We are appraising a property in Louisa County Virginia and the site has a new cell tower on a 100' x 60' pad site. The lease is $700 per month for 99 years

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Apr 03, 2014

Lease buyout

Im a landlord renting a 75 square meters (.01085 acres) for a small monopole antenna. The contract states that if needed, they can use up to 300 square

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Apr 03, 2014

Cell phone tower on top of billboard

I have some billboards in Arkansas, and I was just wondering how I would go about leasing phone antennas on top of my billboard.

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Mar 31, 2014

What is a better contract, a ground lease or perpetual easement

I currently have a ground lease with a term ending in 2017 with 4 (5) year options. I have been approached to enter into a perpetual easement with a

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Mar 31, 2014

Property for a Cell Tower

I am a trustee of our church and a telecom company has approached us to lease a 60' x 60' area on our property from us, They are asking for a 10 year

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