Tips For Renting Your First Office Space
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Whether you’re looking for an office for your start-up business or a new location for your team, finding the ideal office space can contribute a lot in improving your office’s ambiance and raising the team’s productivity.

If you wish to gather your staff in one location or you need your room to focus on your work or meet with clients, you can opt to rent serviced offices in modern business centers in Dubai. This way, it will be easier for your team to do their work and collaborate and provide you with space where you can hold presentations and meetings with your clients. If you’re renting an office for the first time, here are some of the things that you have to consider:

1. Be mindful of the location or accessibility of the office

One of the most important aspects you need to consider when renting a new office is its accessibility to your staff or clients. If you don’t have employees yet, it would be best to rent an office in locations where the talent pool is abundant, increasing your business’ visibility to future candidates. Most of the best services offices in Dubai are often located in the central business district, close to shopping areas, restaurants, and are easily accessible even for commuters.

2. Set a budget for office rental and other expenses

When you start planning your business, consider the budget that you will be spending on your office. After all, just renting the space itself is not the only thing you need to worry about. Consider checking for office rental prices in Dubai for different kinds of offices to see which arrangement is best suited to the requirements of your business.

To avoid issues in the future, set a reasonable budget for your office rental and office-related expenses. Always account for additional expenses such as utilities, repairs, and other supplies/equipment that you may need to pay for or add to the office to aid your operations.

3. Have an exit strategy

Always inquire about the terms and the lease length before agreeing or signing any contracts. Since this is just your first office, it may not be convenient for you to make long-term arrangements. As your business grows, your current office space may no longer be able to accommodate your needs. Make room for growth and prepare an exit strategy for when you have to break the lease. Ensure that you are comfortable with the conditions for breaking the lease and the additional fees that you will have to pay for when you leave. If you expect the business to grow fast, it may be more convenient to opt for business center serviced offices since it will provide you with more options, such as getting additional office spaces for your growing team.


If you need a modern workspace for your first office, Austria Business Center has services offices and furnished office spaces where you can set up your operations.


    Concord Tower
    Phone: +971 (0)4 454 9700

    Jumeirah Bay X2 Tower (3rd Floor)
    Phone: +971 (0)4 427 3600

    Jumeirah Bay X2 Tower (16th Floor)
    Phone: +971 (0)4 437 5700

    Opal Tower
    Phone: +971 (0)4 427 3700