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When should I start?

When should I start the office leasing process?

Planning is key ahead of and during the office leasing process.

Plan, plan, plan

Whether you decide to stay or go, knowledge is key. Understand your current situation, review other options, assess the marketplace context and negotiation with your current landlord to optimize the end result.

The period required to conduct a lease negotiation and relocate is three to six months at a minimum. Depending on the size of your organization and current market conditions, you should begin this process 18 to 24 months prior to your lease expiration. It can take two years or more to complete the lease and relocation process for large or complex assignments.

Download the full Office Leasing Guide

Office Leasing Guide

This step-by-step office leasing guide has been assembled to reflect Colliers International's knowledge of the leasing process....