Why improve office space?
City centre office space supports high-skill, exporting activity in local economies. Policy-makers have intervened in the market for commercial space to allow this valuable activity to take place in the local economy, while avoiding risk and speculative projects based on “build-and-they-will come” reasoning.
Related case studies
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|Case study||Policy aim||Location||Country||Lead organisation(s)|
|Creating an office hub in the city centre||Delivering office space||Bradford||UK||Business & Enterprise Finance|
|Offering flexible occupier criteria||Delivering office space||Huddersfield||UK||Kirklees Council|
|Using the University’s estate||Delivering office space||Liverpool||UK||University of Liverpool|
|Supporting suburban space||Delivering office space||Warrington||UK||National government & Warrington Council|