Finding Premises

Finding the right business premises in the right location is a key step in starting or expanding a business.

Identify your needs

The following questions will help formulate your thoughts.



Consider your priorities, what is essential and what is desirable.


Finding a property

The video below from GOV.UK contains a lot of essential information regarding finding the right property.


Rent or Buy?

The video below from GOV.UK explains the pros and cons of renting and buying. 

Useful links

Growth Hub providers – help with finding premises https://wearegrowth.co.uk/search/?keyword=premises

The RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) – provide property guides aimed at small businesses with information about buying, leasing, maintaining or extending business premises http://www.rics.org/uk/

Property Link - the UK's commercial property listings site http://propertylink.estatesgazette.com/