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Don’t dump them! – Refurbish and reuse your existing office chairs.

Don’t dump them! – Refurbish and reuse your existing office chairs.

by Michael Fraser

Your office chair is taken for granted until it goes ping, boing, creak, the fabric rips, or the arm falls off. If you’re really unlucky the seat drops a few feet and makes your eyes water. What do you do? Michael Fraser has some advice

London to have ‘Silicon Valley’ innovation location

London to have ‘Silicon Valley’ innovation location

by Michael Fraser

High-tech companies are increasingly relocating to office premises in East London, prompting some to dub the area ‘London’s Silicon Valley‘. In the USA, most high-tech development companies have historically been based in Silicon Valley, California, where they are wall to wall in a large cluster. This has never been…

A Knightsbridge Office – available now!

A Knightsbridge Office – available now!

by Ian Kitchener

Fabulous Office Space available in Brompton Road, Knightsbridge opposite Harrods! One of the hardest places to acquire top notch office space in the West End has always been prime Knightsbridge & Belgravia. The reason for this is that…

Hedging bets on short term office space

Hedging bets on short term office space

by Ian Kitchener

Strong demand for short-term office space in London in classic hedge fund destinations A couple of months ago, I noted that we have detected strong demand for short term office lets (i.e. “fag end” leases on office space available for just 1 –…

Boris’s Bikes change the London Landscape

Boris’s Bikes change the London Landscape

by Ian Kitchener

It is unusual for the London landscape to change in a few short weeks, but the abundance of Boris’s Barclays bicycles threading through the streets is a sight to behold. Boris Johnson with some bikes from his new London Cycle Scheme Unlike usual motorbikes and cycles zooming…

London’s cycle madness

London’s cycle madness

by Ben Neale

Boris Johnson leads by example OK, I admit it.  I’m not a London resident.  I have spent large periods of my life coming into London to work.  More recently I have become a firm convert to public transport, having once been inseparable…

London is No.1 in the global retailer stakes

London is No.1 in the global retailer stakes

by Ben Neale

More interesting news for London-based businesses, or for those considering opening a London office, as we learn that the city has retained its position as the world’s most international retail market, just keeping out Dubai. Earlier in the month, we learned that…

London Office Market Recovery will Strengthen Landlord’s Hand

London Office Market Recovery will Strengthen Landlord’s Hand

by Ian Kitchener

London offices have been available at staggeringly low rents, over the past two years, but I detect signs that the London office market is changing, as the economy begins to  recover. A benefit of the recession has been that tenants have been able to lease office space in London…

London’s transport options will help you choose the right office location

London’s transport options will help you choose the right office location

by Michael Fraser

When leasing office space in London, choosing the right location for your premises is absolutely key. A big part of that decision will be determined by the available transport options, whether that’s mainline rail station, tube stations, bus routes, or the brand new Cycle Hire stations. Fortunately, in London…

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