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Your guide to business centres

If you’re looking for a home for your small business, or are currently working from home, it’s definitely worth exploring the business centre option.

Instead of having to lease an entire office on a long term contract, you can instead opt for taking some space in a business centre. UK schemes are widespread, with all the main business hubs having a good range to choose from here on Office Genie.

Why rent desk space in a UK business centre?

There are several key reasons to go for commercial office space in a business center, most of which revolve around flexibility.

Firstly, you should be able to find flexible terms for the contract duration. You may be unsure of how long you will need to rent an office, or whether you location or requirements may change in the short term. This will rule out a long lease, but you can find business centre office space for anything from a month long deal.

The same goes for space. You will be leasing part of a larger office, which means you only pay for what you need while still having room for expansion - or contraction. You’ll even find UK business centre deals where you can hot desk, which can really save you money.

An office business centre also covers a lot of admin hell for you, which can be a real boon for a small business. Do you really want all the hassle of paying the broadband and electricity bills, and worrying about security and furnishings? In a business centre, this kind of expense is included in the monthly cost.

Your London business centre

London is the governmental, financial and cultural hub of England, so it’s no surprise to find it has a great selection if you’re looking for a business centre. London business centres can seem a little expensive, but there is plenty of choice in style, location and value in services.

Our original site, Desk Space Genie, was designed specifically for small businesses and freelancers either looking to find, or rent out, their office space. Now Office Genie has added all kinds of services and leased offices, meaning we cover the whole gamut of London office space

And we’re still the most popular too, so you’ll find every London business centre worth its salt here! Simply search through and compare the available centres in the area you want to rent.

Find - or become - a UK business centre

Whether it’s in London or elsewhere in the UK, it couldn’t be easier to find a business centre for rent that meet your needs via Office Genie. Business hubs such as Birmingham and Manchester also have some fantastic facilities and better still they can be at a much cheaper price.

Just scroll to the top of the page, where you’ll be able to enter requirements such as how far from whichever town/city (or postcode), amount of people and cost per person.

But what if you currently lease an office and have some spare space you think you could rent out? Well, there’s no reason that you can’t become your own little business centre - as long as you have permission to sub let the space to others.

Lots of companies are now jumping on the desk rental bandwagon. This can give you some fantastic extra income, as well as rejuvenating the creative buzz in your office with some fresh faces and ideas. Just click on the advertisers’ ‘more information’ link at the top of the page for details.

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