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How To Decide Whether an Office Relocation Or Office Refurbishment is right for your Business

Office Relocation or Office Refurbishment?

When reviewing your business space options is can be easy to presume that relocating your office will be a lot more financially draining than re-furbishing your current office space. However this is a misconception. Many businesses will renew their current office lease rather than shop around for alternative spaces that can accommodate to the future requirements of their business.

Employing the help and expertise of a Property Agent is the best way to review your business space options. A Property Agent will ensure you are getting the best leasing terms and will search for better and more cost effective work spaces on your behalf. However a refurbishment may be the best solution for your company and can be a great way to rejuvenate your working performance and work space.

A office refurbishment can cause disruption to your business so consider the logistics of how and when you can do this with minimal upheaval to your company. It is also worth noting that an office relocation takes time, planning and lots of organising.

If your business is approaching an office lease renewal or expiry, you shouldn't feel pressured to accepting your current lease terms. Shop around and make sure that your place of work fits and suits all of your working requirements.

Help Moving Office has three office moving tips for thinking about a refurbishment versus an office relocation:

  1. Do your research and do not tie your business into your existing leasing terms and conditions without exploring all your options.
  2. Prepare your business by seeking expert advice about your business move, this way you can highlight all of your choices.
  3. Cost is a major factor when considering an office relocation or refurbishment. Work out any office moving costs with this Moving Office Budget to help you decide what option is right for your company.

 

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