Renting office space might seem like a big step, but there are many reasons why doing so may be beneficial for your business. Ranging from the fact that an office gives you a more professional image, as opposed to just working from home, to offering a low risk expansion – take a look at our reasons why you should consider renting office space.
A rented office space will have certain things that are already set up for you. For instance, some office spaces have phone lines already installed, so you don’t have to set that up yourself.
With Safestore, logistics are made easy too. By renting office space
you can be close to your storage room stock, and we can accept deliveries on your behalf. This means that you don’t have to wait around for a delivery and we will keep it safe for you.
Moving to an office means that you can flexibly expand your business without risking too much or paying too much money upfront like you might if you were to buy. It also means that you can move around, and expand quickly if necessary with no hassle. Many rental offices can be let on a short-term basis, so if you decide to trial the idea, there are still options open to you.
One of the main benefits of renting an office as opposed to working from home is that you have a more of a professional image. Having an office that isn’t your home is a sign of a legitimate business; you can meet clients without having to go to a coffee shop.
Even if you don’t share an office, you will encounter other businesses in the office building. While they may not be businesses in the same niche or industry as you, you may find that speaking and connecting with these other businesses is beneficial to your productivity as a company and an individual – and you may even get extra business because of it.
Making the right decision
There is a really strong case for considering rental office space, but it often comes down to what is right for you. Weighing up your options and your own business goals is an essential part of making the decision to rent an office.