How to choose the best office space for your business

The world of business operations is filled with many axioms, but there is one that most business owners can agree upon: the significance of selecting the right office space cannot be overstated. The office environment is the nucleus of operations and profoundly influences employee productivity, client impressions, and overall business performance. Hence, business owners must meticulously assess 3 key factors to secure an office space that aligns with their operational requirements, branding, and growth aspirations.

Start with evaluating your business’s needs

Thoroughly delineating your business's requirements is imperative before embarking on the quest for the perfect office space. Consider the nature of your operations: are you in need of a traditional office setup, a showroom for your products or a hybrid space? Furthermore, assess whether additional amenities such as storage facilities or meeting rooms are essential for your business’s smooth operation.

Never forget the importance of location and accessibility

The location of your office space can significantly impact various facets of your business, including accessibility for employees and clients, proximity to suppliers and partners, and even the public’s perception of your company. Additionally, you must consider location-related factors such as parking availability and nearby amenities to foster a conducive working environment.

Evaluate the office space layout and amenities

After narrowing down your options, it is time to assess their characteristics thoroughly. Start with the space’s configuration to determine its compatibility with your business’s workflow and structure. Then, check the availability of essential amenities such as high-speed internet connectivity, WCs, kitchens, and storage facilities.

Of course, all of the above can become less complex with some help from the experts. This is why we browsed Altia's rich catalogue, the number one property marketplace in Cyprus, and selected the following available business properties. One of them may be just what you are looking for!


4 Unified Retail Units, Kato Paphos, Paphos (Neapolis University Area)

This property consists of four (4) unified retail units in Kato Paphos, which form part of a mixed-use development known as "Olymbian Complex" Block A. The shops are located on the ground floor and have open-plan areas. They also have a separate mezzanine that was used as a WC and storage room.


Industrial Warehouse, Agia Varvara Industrial Zone, Paphos

This industrial warehouse is located in Agia Varvara, within a parcel of land extending to about 60,260 sq.m with a covered area of about 16,809 sq.m. The property boasts direct access to the highway and abuts a registered road with a frontage of approximately 475m (175 meters along its western boundary and 300 meters along its northern boundary).


Shared Commercial Building, Wider Coastal Area Tombs Of The Kings, Paphos

This property is located in Mouttalos Quarter, 175 meters east of Tomb of the Kings Avenue.

The building is part of the “King Apartments” development, which is comprised of four blocks: three residential and one commercial.


Industrial Unit, Ypsonas Municipality, Limassol

This 2.200 sq.m. property is a prefabricated concrete industrial unit, erected within a leasehold government land and located in the 3rd industrial zone of the Ypsonas Municipality in Limassol. Factories, industrial warehouses and buildings are located within the immediate area. The building comprises of a production area and a storage area. It also features an administrative space with an office and an en-suite toilet, a small kitchen, two toilets and a warehouse area. This property is an income-producing asset with a return of about 7%.


Shop and Commercial Plot, Sotiros, Larnaca

This property has a large basement and a ground floor/showroom. The basement features a car ramp leading from the ground floor to a large storage area, an office, toilet, shower, kitchen, two storage rooms, and a fireplace. On the ground floor, there are parking spaces and a large showroom, featuring a well-designed spacious open area, dressing rooms, and toilet areas. The two plots are commercial, extending to about 1,116 sq.m. in total. Access to the field is via two registered roads with a total frontage of approximately 45m. The property is located approximately 130m from the motorway and 2.8km from the beach.


Warehouse, Aradippou, Larnaca

This property is divided into a basement area of approximately 643 sq.m. and a basement office area of approximately 25 sq.m. The ground floor area expands to approximately 668 sq.m. with an office space of approximately 25 sq.m. and a mezzanine of approximately 77 sq.m., which consists of an office, toilet, and server room. The certificate of final approval is pending. The net plot area is less than the total 1.432 sq.m. of the field size.


Retail Unit, Deryneia, Ammochostos

This property is a 298 sq.m. shop with a mezzanine, located approximately 4.5km from the beach and 7km from the motorway. It also offers six parking spaces.

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