Guide to London office space
Getting yourself set up with London offices can be a smart move. Being the capital, it is the UK’s centre for everything from culture and history to commerce and government. If you want to have your company’s finger truly on the pulse, there is only one place to rent offices: London.
What you won’t find is cheap commercial office space. London is one of the most expensive places in the world for office space rental. London is a must for many though, even if just for a small satellite office or a desk to call home when you’re in the city.
Office space in London: what’s available?
Office Genie (then Desk Space Genie) was set up as the first website dedicated to helping firms with spare desks in their offices get them advertised in one central place on the internet. We’re still the most popular ‘desker’ website by far, but we’ve also grown to include all kinds of office space to rent. London has it all.
- Services offices: This is a more and more common way to rent offices. London is awash with serviced office buildings, where you can be in, up and running in no time. Desks, decor and the rest are all laid on. You relinquish control, and pay a premium, but get flexibility and a hassle free set up.
- Shared offices: This is the middle ground, increasing popular as the recession continues to bite. As company’s downsize, they find they suddenly have office space for rent. London has many of these deals available, where startups and freelancers can take advantage of slightly cheaper, home made serviced office schemes.
- Leased offices: Looking for cheap office space? London isn’t the place to be! But if you want the right location, traditional leased offices will offer the most economic solution. You’ll have to supply everything, from furniture to utilities, which can be admin hell, but you’ll get the cost savings to go with it.
Office space: London has it all
Mayfair: If you’re looking for a classic central location but away from the City mile, do what many private banks have done and head for Mayfair. It also benefits from exclusive shops, restaurants and clubs, making it perfect for London offices fit to impress clients.
Covent Garden: If you’re looking for a place that oozes youthful cool, Covent Garden’s hustle and bustle is a real winner. Above the cool cafes and trendy shops there’s a thriving office space in London waiting to be found, with all the city’s attractions on your doorstep.
Canary Wharf: Thanks to the Olympics, Canary Wharf has been transformed from a desolate wasteland into a thriving business hub with a ton of offices to let. London at it’s most modern, which is a big pull for many. With good transport links now up and running, Canary Wharf is near the top of the office rental London charts.
Office space to let: London at your fingertips
Best of all, Office Genie is very quick and easy to use. Whether you’re wanting to rent a desk, or make one available for rent, you can be up and running in minutes - and it’s free too, although premium options for your adverts are available for as little as £1 too.
Want to grab some extra pounds from office rent? London office space is filling up fast, so why not make some money out of those empty few desks in the corner of the room? Just follow our advertiser link at the top of the page.
If you’re looking for a desk, or office, simply fill in the details at the top of page - you can search by area, postcode, price and how many desks. Then you simply get in contact with the London offices you want to check out. God luck!