Boom time for renting commercial property across the East Midlands






The crooked spire of Chesterfield is a remarkable landmark. The market town has also seen an incredible surge in interest in commercial units to rent over the past year, according to Boxpod data. Looking at the East Midlands region as a whole, comparing, 2017 vs 2018, Boxpod saw an increase in property views of 171%. …

First Person: A landlord’s perspective on retailing today






Boxpod founder and MD Nick Marlow shares his journey from retailer to commercial property landlord, offering an action plan to reignite our high streets. His views literally are from both sides of the fence. For the past 50 years retailing has been a major part of our economy, bringing together the manufacturing industry and service sectors. …

Working together in business






It’s all about flexibility these days! Flexible leases, flexible workspace, flexible working, flexible repayment terms, and even yoga and pilates for flexible people! This all-round agility is helping Britain’s small businesses thrive during these challenging economic and political times. Boxpod is witnessing the positive benefits of landlords and businesses working together and offers both parties …

Guest Blog – Officio’s advice on choosing the best workspace to rent in London for your business






Top five tips to picking the right style and size of London workspace to rent. By Officio’s new business advisor, Dean Ridsdill 1. Think about your Brand The workspace you chose holds more responsibility than you may have realised. It affects employee morale, productivity and wellbeing so it needs to be somewhere people feel motivated and …

On location – looking at commercial property in South Yorkshire






South Yorkshire is on the rise again. Out of the ashes and loss of its mining industries, its commercial property world is seeing a new lease of life. The region’s central location, transport infrastructure, by road, rail and air, plus modern communications and technology are all combining to help South Yorkshire build a strong business …

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 …

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 …