London businesses should think about moving to Bucks
WITH almost 1,400 new businesses formed in Buckinghamshire in the first quarter of 2015 – a number higher than the whole of last year – the county is developing a truly vibrant entrepreneurial business community.
Thanks to factors such as the best-educated workforce in the country, accessibility to London and to five international airports and beautiful surroundings to work from, more and more aspiring entrepreneurs choose to set up their business in Buckinghamshire. One of the best ways to maintain a high level of new company start-ups is to encourage our resident entre-preneurs to consider doing business in Buckinghamshire.
In addition to the factors mentioned above that make Buckinghamshire a great place to live and work, commercial property prices are extremely competitive, which is a vital issue for any business thinking about where to locate.
A new business can typically expect to get three years’ rent in a commercial property in Buckinghamshire for the price of one year’s rent in London and it is not beyond the realms of possibility that this ratio could extend to ten years’ rent in Buckinghamshire for the price of one in particular areas of the capital.
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If you live in Buckingnon-commuters, something hamshire and run a business in that shouldn’t be overlooked London, consider the knockgiven the need to focus on the on effects of relocating. mental health of the
You bring with you workforce. employment opportunities and Remind yourself of the low increased earnings potential commercial rental rates in for our well-educated workBuckinghamshire and you will force; you contribute to a more see it really does make sense prosperous business commfor your business to be close to unity that stimulates continued home. economic growth in the area Buckinghamshire Business and you don’t have the burden First can support any business of the daily commute into relocating to the county. Get London. in touch at Philippa@bbf.uk.
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