As the world starts to go back to the office it becomes more clear that the future of work is distributed. Hybrid work models and an uncertain economic future have created tailwinds for an already growing part of the office market: short-term, fully managed, flexible offices.
But even with all of the signs that the sector will grow, building owners and managers need to spend time figuring out how and why they will incorporate flexible space into their portfolio. This means having to complete a rather complicated cost-benefit analysis. We talked to experts on the forefront of the flexible office roll-out to try to understand both the challenges and the benefits of this high-touch, high-margin product.