Opening Up An Office (Part 1)

In one of our recent blogs we took a look at some of the key things to consider when setting up shop. But as experts when it comes to investment property in London, here at Prideview Properties we don't just offer retail units, we specialise in a broad range of other commercial property types too.

Office units are hot property at the moment, making this sector of the market an attractive option for investment. But that said, finding the right premises can be easier said than done.

Whether you're looking to make an investment, or are considering opening an office of your own, then to make things a little easier, we've put together a quick guide to choosing the right setting for your office space!



Location Is Key

As with any property or premises, location is key, and when it comes to offices, this also rings true. Ideally an office needs to be located in an area that is easy for both clients and employees to access. Meet this requirement, and you will be well on your way to finding the ideal premises for an office space.

There are a few additional factors you might want to consider with regards to location too. For example, what are the facilities like nearby, is the neighbourhood secure, these factors can also help to determine the success of your venture.

But remember, prime locations often come with a less than pretty price tag, so make sure to bear this in mind, and be prepared to compromise.


Space - And Plenty Of It

The aim of any business is to grow and expand. And that means that many enterprises require premises that can accommodate this. A poky office space can have a significant impact on employee productivity too. That's why when it comes to offices, space can be a highly valuable commodity. With this in mind, when looking at potential properties it's important to consider the amount of space on offer.

Obviously when purchasing a commercial property the price and location of the unit will have a major impact on the size of premises you can afford to buy. But that said, it's vital that your don't skimp of floor space.



So they you go, some top tips for opening up an office space. Make sure to keep on eye here on our blog, where we will be posting some more handy hints for choosing an optimal office space soon.

As experienced commercial property agents, here at Prideview Properties we know a thing or two about commercial property, and can provide a wide range of investment opportunities to suit your needs perfectly. For more information, please don't hesitate to contact our friendly team today by giving us a call on 0208 863 8680, to find out more about what we can do for you.

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Share on pinterest
Share on email



Don’t miss out on our opportunities

Advanced Search

Try Selecting Multiple Options to search

Recent Articles:

22 Lockdown Deals Done as opportunistic enquiries surge

In the 3 months since the nationwide lockdown commenced in late March, the Prideview team has dealt with an unexpected …

Read More

Covid-19 debate: Buy now or wait til September?

For anyone looking for investment opportunities, this is the key question of the moment. Listen to these highlights of a …

Read More

Infographic: Pro Tips for Landlords Facing Coronavirus

If you found this useful, check out our full analysis of these issues in our Complete Guide for Landlords Facing …

Read More

Current Opportunities

In Auction
£ 2,350,000

Development Site with Planning, Leicester

510 Melton Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 7SP
Call for price

Gym & Cafe, Liverpool

Lower Ground Floor, Silkhouse Court, 7 – 17 Tithebarn Street, Liverpoool, L2 2DP
Call for price

Heron Foods, Crewe

Heron Foods, site of former Merlin PH, Bradfield Road, Leighton Crewe CW1 3RH
Call for price

Co-op Food, Loughborough

Co-Op KnightThorpe Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 4JX
Current Opportunity
£ 1,000,000

Vacant Restaurant & 3 Flats with Development Potential, Newington

53-57 High Street, Newington, Kent, ME9 7JJ
£ 50,000

Vacant (To Let) Retail Unit, Doncaster

Formerly The Factory Shop, Scrooby Road, Harworth, Doncaster, Nottinghamshire, DN11 8JW

Vacant Former Post Office, Pinner, Greater London

Ground Floor Unit, 67 Bridge Street, Pinner, HA5 3JB
Call for price

Sainsbury’s, Pharmacy & Restaurant, Wootton

Berryfields Local Centre, Fields Road, Wootton, Bedfordshire, MK43 9FZ
Call for price

Mixed Parade (8 shops & 2 offices), Ashton-under-Lyne

37-49 Warrignton Street, Ashton-under-Lyne, OL6 7JG
Call for price

Iceland, Hucknall

Iceland, Ashgate Road, Nottingham, NG15 7AQ

The Home of the Blue-Chip Investor

Click the logos below to see relevant investment properties