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No longer are office buildings the boring, fluorescently illuminated spaces filled with rows of impersonal cubicles.

Ok, so some offices are still like that, but the trend in today’s corporate environment is to create workspaces that reflect the changing tastes and values of the companies and younger employees working in them. Here are some trends you’re likely to see in office buildings in 2018 and beyond:

DRK and Company Realty is now proudly offering 71 Brice Road North for lease or sale to Greater Columbus-area businesses.

Situated on 2.95 acres, this industrial warehouse building includes 1,500 square feet of finished office space and 19,200 sf of warehouse space. The structure is on a secured, fenced lot and offers M-1 zoning.

Built in 2003, the property contains two docks and one drive-in door, and a dry pipe sprinkler system.  Column spacing of 25’ x 40’ and a clear height of 20’ make the property ideal for a variety of uses.  The office area is fully conditioned, and the warehouse area has unit heaters and exhaust fans.  In addition to the loading areas, the building includes 17 parking spaces.

A lot more goes into managing rental properties that most people realize – as any experienced investor can tell you, it’s not just collecting rent checks.
Determining whether or not you want to hire a property manager or go the DIY route depends on a number of factors. A significant amount of time, money and energy is required for the process, which can add up quickly. Consider these matters before you decide which route is best for you.

If you’re getting started in the commercial real estate world, you should first familiarize yourself with some basic terms.

Recognizing and understanding these terms in conversations and documents will make you more comfortable as you begin your career in commercial real estate.

One needn’t look too hard to find an overwhelming number of reasons why starting a company in Columbus makes outstanding business sense.

Boasting a potent mix of an affordable cost of living, a diverse industry base and the eighth-highest concentration of millennials in the U.S., Columbus is thriving in many respects. The 11-county metropolitan area’s population grew at a rate of 1.6 percent from 2016 to 2017, surpassing the Cleveland-Akron region as the second-largest metropolitan area in the state.

Given these reasons, it’s not hard to see why lists Columbus as a Top 10 city for entrepreneurs and start-ups and why Money lists it as the “Best in the Midwest” destination.

Whether or not you have plans to sell your business in the future, there are a number of strategies you can employ to maximize its value and improve its financial standing.

Here are five ways to help your business stand out from the crowd and make it more valuable, regardless of the economic climate.

Strong Management Team

A great business model should include a high-quality management team. Companies without multiple people capable of making important decisions are less likely to reach their potential and be able to react quickly to changes in the market brought on by a number of factors. Ensure your company can run efficiently without your daily involvement by having quality next-level managers.