The hybrid working model explained

Workspace operators have seen a direct pivot away from the city centre’s with London, Manchester and Birmingham feeling the biggest impact on their local economies. Various surveys indicate businesses said that flexible working has empowered their company to be on average a 91% more productive without the need for an office, which begs the question […]

Hybrid working set to be the ‘New Normal’

Since the start of the pandemic and enforced national lockdown in March 2020 the office industry has faced many changes. The speed of the work from home model has picked up enormously, and since the prime minister has announced a road map which England will fully exit the Covid-19 restrictions by June many find themselves […]

The Leasehold vs Serviced Office Debate

With costs averaging around 20% of annual overheads, businesses need to make sure that your space is working for them. As with most things in life you get what you pay for, this is true regardless of whether your business takes on co-working, serviced or leasehold space. Rates (and terms) will vary based on demand […]

Office Space Calculator – Finding your perfect office size

It’s a question we hear regularly ‘how much space do we need?’ On many occasion, the person instructed with the search has been told by their manager told to find between 1,000 sq. ft to 1,500 sq. ft, but when the search results are compared its the leasehold that tends to offer more value for […]

Why Your Business Needs Coworking Space

Working in an environment that allows entrepreneurs and business owners to effortlessly interact with other businesses is a key reason why businesses pay to work in a coworking space. Unlike traditional, leasehold office, coworking provides a unique hub and access to a range of goal-oriented entrepreneurs and business owners. According to coworking trailblazer, WeWork, 1 […]

Understanding IFRS 16 Regulations

Driven by a range of factors including the political and economic uncertainty in Europe businesses are increasingly seeking shorter-term arrangements in-order to expand or downscale as their business demands. Along with the introduction of the new IFRS 16 accounting regulations, LeadCandy has witnessed a dramatic impact with many UK businesses opting to rent serviced office […]

Reducing Office Overheads via Activity Based Working

Businesses have already begun to abandon the uninspiring idea of filling offices with cubicles, but in the future will we see workers abandon the idea of a physical space altogether? In February 2016 a report came to light that from the British Council for Offices (BCO) that by 2020 nearly 50% of people will be […]

Finding your ideal coworking space

As a growing business, there are many benefits* to consider starting out in a coworking space, and with a plethora of options available, the question is how do you choose the best one to fit around your business. If you’re thinking about joining the coworking community, check out these four simple questions to help narrow […]

The Rising Cost Per Desk in London

As always, at OfficeBroker.io our team are keen to help. In order to make your life easier and avoid having to call around to price check providers, we have created a ‘Cost Per Desk’ map which provides an insight into the average rental charge per desk based on Central London (Zones 1-2). Across London we […]

The Rise & Evolution of Coworking

The world of work is changing; it was only a matter of time before technology fundamentally changed how we perceive work, coworking and hybrid working models are a clear indication that the historical 9-5 working day is over. With the increase in cloud technologies and the ability to work from anywhere, many jobs no longer […]