Top 3 Factors to Consider When Renting an Office Space for Your Business


Owning a business comes with a great deal of responsibility. One of the most important responsibilities a business owner has is to choose an office space that is conducive to the type of work that needs to take place within the building. In addition, the space must be in a location that is accessible to the business’ target market. There is a lot riding on finding the perfect office space for your business which is why we have put together these helpful tips. This article will highlight some of the things that any business owner should look for when renting an office space.

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How Digital Environment is Changing Building Design Process


“It’s a digital life – we need a digital built environment” says BIM specialist John Eynon. Everything around us is becoming digital, but what about our buildings – and the processes we use to build them? As technology becomes more advanced in everyday life, we have also seen advancements within the construction industry that could reshape the industry as we know it. The industry is known for incorporating digital technology into their processes, but what about architects? How are architects increasingly using technology to design innovative buildings of the future, so that the industry can keep up with the everchanging times?

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Rising Demand for Apartments in Philadelphia


As the economy of Philadelphia grows, so too does the demand for adequate apartment housing within city limits. Philadelphia apartments and their residents are major contributors to the local economy, providing more than $3.5 billion to it each day. Over 533,000 people live in approximately 298,000 apartment homes in Philadelphia. Over 130,000 jobs are supported by apartment buildings, contributing $14 billion to Philadelphia’s economy.

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5 Reasons to Expand Your Business to Austin, Texas


Austin, Texas is one of the most rapidly-growing cities in America. The Census reports that on average, more than 100 people move to Austin on a daily basis!  This number gives businesses all the more reason to relocate of expand to Austin—a growing population means a growing workforce, with lots of new and young talent to be explored. But let’s face it, not many people can hold a good secret, and word travels quickly when discussing the best places to have a business.

So why exactly should you expand  your business to Austin, TX? Austin is one of the hottest places to be right now and we’re not only talking about the weather. If you didn’t know, Austin has excellent job opportunities for the experienced population, young entrepreneurs, startup tech companies, and even musicians. If you’re thinking about growing your business and need reasons why you should expand your business to Austin, here are five terrific reasons.

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How Much Could You Save with a Cleaner Office?


Germs are constantly multiplying in the workplace. One eye-opening fact is that the average work desk can be up to 100 times less hygienic than your kitchen table, and 400 times dirtier than the average toilet seat! When you’re working in close proximity with other colleagues, it’s no wonder that germs and illnesses can spread so quickly, leading to several employees needing sick days away from the office.

Whilst you might consider the recruitment of a cleaner an unnecessary expense, DCS Multiserve, specialists in industrial cleaning, investigate why it could be one of your greatest investments. In a recent report, it was revealed that sickness absences cost employers on average around £29 billion per annum. Here, we discuss the cost of sick days versus the cost of keeping your workplace clean and germ free. Could a clean office save you money in sickness pay-outs?

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How to Increase Property Value with the Addition of a Deck


Every home owner wants to add extra value to their home. This comes in very handy when it comes time to put the property up for sale. There are many methods you can use to accomplish this important goal. For example, you may consider adding a few elements to your home to give it extra appeal. If you have been searching for a cost-effective way to add resale value to your home, an elevated deck may just do the trick. Giving potential home buyers a view of the surrounding area is always a sure-fire winner, especially if the location is prime.

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Duties and Responsibilities That Come with Being a Homeowner


An Owner Builder is a home owner that is interested in carrying out a construction project on their residential property. DIY-ing construction and renovation projects has recently gained a lot of popularity, and more people are moving towards not choosing a contractor.

Owner builders take all the responsibility and duties of a general contractor on themselves. While they might not be well-trained like a contractor, they can seek help from them on certain matters.

Apart from the general construction responsibility, it is your job as an owner builder, to take care of the following things:

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Unconventional Ways to Sell Your Real Estate Property


Feeling a bit jaded with the traditional housing market? Maybe it’s not treated you very well in the past. Or perhaps you’ve had your home on sale at a good price (you think, anyway) for a while now and no-one’s stepping to the plate. Whatever the specific reason, this kind of situation can be dispiriting. But maybe you’re not thinking outside the box enough.

Outside the box? Unconventional? Unorthodox? Isn’t that just a recipe for disaster? I can sense you asking me these questions. Well, in the bitter battle that is the housing market, sometimes you need to take a step off the beaten track. Here are some of the selling and advertising methods you may not have considered.

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How to Support Growing Business with an Executive Level Office


It’s good news! Your business is growing. You’re finally starting to come out of the red and into the black. If you’re bootstrapping, that’s good news – you may finally be able to pay off that loan or credit card. If you’re relying on angel investors, they’ll be happy to see you grow too, because that means an ROI for them in the end. Either way it’s time to make some moves. You may want to hire that gun software engineer or copywriter, or invest in a new project management platform. Or, you may want to consider upgrading your space. Let’s check out what an executive level office can offer a growing business.

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8 Actions You Can Take to Make the Workplace Delightful


Your workplace is where you spend most of the time during the day. It is imperative that you love your workplace and feel at ease when working, otherwise you will feel like your day is dragging along at a slow pace. No wonder companies like Google and Facebook spend lot of effort and money in creating a fun workplace where employees love to go and spend time. You don’t have to spend large sums of money to achieve similar results. There are few small tweaks you can make to your workplace that will make it a delight to go to the workplace every day. Below we highlight those small actions you can take.

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