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 …

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 …