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Key drivers of demand for office space in the UK

Nearly half of working adults in the UK spent at least some of their time working from home between 6th and 17th October 2021. Though the Covid-19 pandemic continues to change people’s attitudes towards office space, it remains in demand. What exactly are businesses looking for when they begin their hunt for office space now? Let’s find out.

Jana Gibalova
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Different types of hybrid working

After offices were forced to send workers home in spring 2020, businesses have had a chance to revaluate their workspaces. Are employees more productive at home? Is it more cost-effective to reduce office space? Can we offer home working as a perk? Hybrid working is a relatively new term, and it has a few meanings attached to it.

Jana Gibalova
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Is remote working here to stay?

Most office-based workers have spent the last 18 months working from home. And while remote work has allowed people to stay safe and spend more time with their families, it has also left some feeling isolated, disconnected and burned out. As the world begins to cautiously move back to some sense of normality, will remote working get left behind with banana bread and zoom quizzes? Or will it become a mainstay of our working lives?

Jana Gibalova
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Looking for a satellite office? Find out how to get started

Since the pandemic, businesses – from small start-ups to global corporations – have had to reassess the traditional office model and consider a more flexible, hybrid approach. And, while working from home has been a hit with many, there's still a need for a collaborative physical space. Somewhere remote workers can meet up with colleagues, but which doesn't entail a long, costly commute to head office. This is where satellite offices come in.

Jana Gibalova
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Hybrid spaces - Managing office space and the partial return to work

Being in an office full-time and working from home were seen as two distinct worlds by many before Covid-19 made the latter a necessity for lots of us. You were either one or the other, and hybrid working was relatively rare. Now, as the vaccination programme continues to meet its ambitious targets and lockdown restrictions begin to ease, many employers and employees are looking to return to the office.

Gosia Furmanik
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Will flexible workspaces overtake traditional offices?

Almost overnight, kitchen tables became desks, bookcases became the go-to background for Zoom calls, and dining rooms turned into conference centres. While businesses worldwide hastily implemented continuity plans to maintain ‘business as usual’, office buildings stood empty.

Gosia Furmanik
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Office Post-Pandemic: How the World of Work May Change Forever

It’s tricky to predict just how much the typical office environment will need to change by the time we return to normal. But what will it look like once the Covid-19 pandemic is over? Here’s our take on what the post-pandemic office could look like.

Gosia Furmanik
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Wellness in the office: Key trends for 2021

In the space of a year, the typical office environment has changed completely. It’s been stressful for many employees, as they’ve had to adapt to working from home without the social stimulation and change of scenery the office provides. As a result, employers have had to make mental health and wellness a priority to keep their workforces happy, healthy and productive.

Gosia Furmanik
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Top 5 Trends in Commercial Real Estate in 2020

2020 has been a tricky year for the commercial real estate (CRE) industry. Office-based companies have switched to remote working, with some even making the permanent shift to keep overheads down.

Gosia Furmanik
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How much does it cost to rent a meeting room?

Hiring a meeting room can help you collaborate effectively while presenting a professional image of your business. Whether you’re hosting a conference or a more informal gathering, you can choose the space to suit the event.

Gosia Furmanik
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The Next Frontier in Office Space? The Outdoors

Building developers and business owners are increasingly prioritising biophilic design when it comes to creating desirable workspaces.

Gosia Furmanik
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The Step-by-Step Office Moving Checklist

Moving to a new office can be a stressful experience; it’s never just about hiring removal workers to transport your furniture and equipment. From booking an office cleaning service to notifying clients, setting up utilities to reserving temporary storage space, there are many tasks to complete as you prepare to make the move.

Gosia Furmanik
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The go-to guide to moving offices

Whether your office lease is up, you’ve outgrown the space, or you simply fancy a change – moving offices can be a daunting experience. But it doesn’t have to be stressful if you plan for it properly and give yourself plenty of time. Here’s our go-to guide to moving offices in the least disruptive way, allowing you to have the most stress-free experience possible.

Gosia Furmanik
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5 Stunning Offices in Belfast

Belfast is a prospering business district experiencing positive redevelopment and economic growth. Increasingly, families are settling in the city as it continues to be an attractive place for businesses of all sizes and shapes.

Gosia Furmanik
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5 superb offices in Bankside, London

Bankside has always been a hub for business, leisure, dining and tourism, with great new offices coming onto the market all the time. We decided to take a look at some of the best ones currently on offer.

Gosia Furmanik
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5 stylish offices in Liverpool

This week we will take a look at 5 stylish offices available to rent in Liverpool.

Gosia Furmanik
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Quirkiest​ Listings On Realla

We've gathered together a few of the quirkiest properties we spotted in the last month on Realla, from an art deco lido in Brighton to a historic castle in the north of Scotland.

Ian Parry
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5 stunning London offices with panoramic views

Searching for your next office with a rooftop space? Check out these 5 spectacular London offices listed on Realla.

Ian Parry