Commercial Property Insurance – a handy guide for landlords






Boxpod has teamed up with Abaco Insurance Brokers to produce a checklist to help ensure you have adequate cover for your commercial premises. Make sure your property investments are properly protected. Q What are the different types of insurance which commercial landlords need? A Usually landlords can buy a combined ‘Property Owner’s policy which includes …

Flex your muscle – Co-working offices in the Capital






Boxpod catch up with Officio, for their insight into offices to rent in London as our own data shows activity is booming. With all the uncertainty looming over the country since the announcement of Brexit, flexibility is the only thing the country can invest in right now. Having the freedom of contracts without daunting timeframes …

Spring clean your business – physically and financially






Now is an ideal time to take a fresh look at all aspects of your business. A thorough spring clean of premises and making preparations for the new financial year can prove worthwhile. Take control of the business matters which you can, while Brexit uncertainties rumble on. Some key legislative changes come in to force …

Think clearly: A space solution – rent self-storage containers






A new wave of declutter gurus are showing people the positive value of a neat and tidy home and workspace. Are we really a nation of hoarders and collectors? Judging by the growth in demand for people wanting to rent self-storage, it would appear to be true. Home-workers, sole traders, SMEs and entrepreneurs find self …

Supporting & celebrating Britain’s small businesses






December isn’t all about Christmas! It’s the annual celebration of Britain’s brilliant small businesses too. Small Business Saturday is a great, nationwide initiative to highlight the fantastic work, products and services provided by our 5.6 million small firms. This year it is on December 1st. Britain’s small businesses are the backbone of our economy and …

Changing times – The rising demand for flexible workspace to rent






It was difficult to rent business premises without taking on a 24-year lease 24 years ago. Now commercial property is rented for as little as 24 hours. The pop-up phenomenon and growth of flexible workspace is fuelling tenants’ demands for short term offices and shops to rent. Seasonal demand and peaks and troughs in market …

Take stock. What do your business premises say about your brand?






First impressions count. It’s important when you stand in your office or workshop that it reflects your brand’s values. When you are assessing which premises to buy or rent, think… Think about it from your own commercial needs, how can you operate your business from here? But also factor in your customers’ perspectives. Customers will …