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Growth in construction is hit by investment delays

Growth in the construction sector continued to slow in the second quarter of the year as uncertainty in the UK economy delayed investment, according to property professionals. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ survey for the three months to June

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World’s best office up for sale!

‘World’s best office’ with a rooftop bar, teppanyaki grill, steam rooms and a green velvet day bed up for sale for $6.5 million … but would you get any work done? Luxurious penthouse office block, dubbed swankiest offices in Australia,

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Is this the hot new office chair?

Say hello to HiLo… …a seat that keeps you on your feet. Small, simple, and something new, this playful perch will change the way you work. With its friendly design and revolutionary spirit, HiLo keeps you balanced between active and relaxed,

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Extreme transparent office design

What happens when you take transparent office design to extremes A rigid and unswerving adherence to a principle is rarely a good thing in the long run. This is perhaps doubly so when it comes to office design because the

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How to create the perfect office

How to create the perfect office, according to science… Could a chia pet make you happier at work? How about a nature soundtrack? Maybe slapping some pictures of flowers on the wall? Everyone seems to have an opinion about how

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Your office space is not a cost… it’s a profit generator

Your office space is not a cost… it’s a profit generator Pick any corporate balance sheet and real estate will most probably be amongst top three expenditure items. Right next to personnel costs and –  in some cases – technology/business

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Office fit outs and you…

There are many different reasons that businesses decide to change their office design. Sometimes it may have just got a little bit old and outdated, at others you may require more space for an expanding team, or the company may

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Noise Reduction: Workspace Design Must-Haves

One of the major arguments going against open plan workspaces is the amount of noise that people are subjected to when working from there. This doesn’t go to say that cubicles or partitions are any better, as they tend to

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London in record number of office starts

Deloitte Crane Survey reports the capital now has 14.2 million sq ft of office space under construction. The volume of central London office construction has risen by more than a quarter (28%) in just six months, according to Deloitte Real

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5 simple investments any business can make

5 simple investments any business can make to help boost productivity As one of the most important assets of any business, it’s important to ensure that employees are exposed to an office environment that’s conducive to productive work. Studies have

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