Serviced offices provide turn-key office solutions for the modern business on flexible terms.
In general serviced offices provide private fully furnished offices, in multi-tenanted buildings, with receptionists to meet and greet your clients and answer your phone in your company name, if you so wish. You have access to meeting rooms, kitchens and all of the facilities you would expect to find in a modern office.
Serviced Offices charge a fully inclusive price which will generally include, rent, business rates, service charge, heating, power, water rates, common part and office cleaning, use of kitchens, access to meeting rooms, furniture, phones and network cabling and the remainder of the fixed costs you associate with running an office. This cost is quoted in the form of a monthly license fee.
In terms of quality serviced offices reflect the leasehold office market, you can 5 star luxury offices through to the cheap functional office space at the other end of the spectrum.
There is an ever growing number of serviced office providers from the global players such as Regus, through to stand alone private business centers.
The serviced office market has evolved into the formation of a hybrid of office space called semi – serviced or managed offices. These offices offer the flexibility of serviced offices but are often unfurnished and offer contracts that only include rent, business rates, service charge and utilities.
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You may find the Wikipedia information about Serviced Offices of additional help.