Business premises


I have a member of staff who has mobility problems. What can I do?

4:09PM | Tuesday, 19 April 2011 |  Accessibility should be a key concern for any employer when deciding where to locate your business.

How to dodge the energy cost crunch

4:18PM | Wednesday, 13 April 2011 |  The carbon tax may be an unresolved political hot potato for the Gillard government, but the pain of rising energy prices, and growing overheads in general, is one that is already being felt by small businesses.

Melbourne tipped to lead SME sales recovery

4:02PM | Tuesday, 12 April 2011 |  Small business sales are tipped to recover in 2011 with Melbourne leading the way as a buyers’ market, according to business broker LINK.

Fishburners start-up community launches

4:44AM | Friday, 1 April 2011 |  A new start-up community officially kicks off in Sydney today, with 22 emerging businesses selected to share a collaborative office space in the Sydney suburb of Ultimo.

Maintaining brand impact

3:35PM | Tuesday, 22 March 2011 |  A gelato business might not sound like a particularly groundbreaking idea, but an emphasis on branding has proven a lifeline for Melbourne-based company Trampoline.

Service offices provide business hub

3:11AM | Friday, 18 March 2011 |  As young entrepreneurs increasingly shun traditional offices in favour of more flexible workspaces, companies are starting to come to the party with some simple yet clever solutions.

Office and industrial rents on the rise

3:48PM | Thursday, 17 March 2011 |  A new report shows office rents are on the rise as leasing conditions continue to improve.

Is it worth holding off getting office space until the rental market calms down?

3:59PM | Thursday, 17 March 2011 |  If you’re looking at your first office, you might want to test the waters with a serviced office or even a shared space.

Wealthy suburbs put pressure on start-ups to perform

3:00PM | Wednesday, 16 March 2011 |  Small businesses wishing to operate in Australia’s growing elite suburbs must be prepared to compete for space and offer something unique to survive.

Rents on the rise in CBD but not suburbia

3:06PM | Thursday, 10 March 2011 |  A new report reveals commercial office rents are on the rise in most capital city markets as good employment growth and tight supply make affordable space scarce.