Flex is the Future of Workplace Communities
Before 2020, the future of office real estate looked set to move steadily, if not leisurely, towards a more flexible, distributed model, one that would empower employees to determine their own work/life balance. But then the pandemic landed like a proverbial punch in the face, and now even the most cautious of occupiers are seeing their carefully laid real estate plans accelerate faster than the Millennium Falcon jumping to warp speed. Below, we look at five key reasons why occupiers might relocate in the wake of Coronavirus, and some of the considerations to bear in mind.
Office Buildings of the Future are Smart Buildings
If “you’re on mute” is the quote of the year, an empty office desk should be its image. For the last 100 years the life of the cities was defined by the daily ebb and flow of humans in and out of office buildings. Not in 2020.