Space is very valuable to a business and every square foot of space can be utilized in some way. Sometimes, when moving into a new office, you realize that some of your items fail to fit in your preconceived layout, or maybe you are starting to realize that your inventory and equipment takes more space in your office. One of your options could be to cram everything in your office space, possibly causing a cluttered mess. Another possible option is to find storage. With those two options open to you, when does it make more sense to rent a storage unit instead of leasing more commercial space?
Email and other digital communications initiatives have pushed the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to the brink, as consumers rely less on its services to fulfill their needs. Although the organization had sought assistance from Congress, it announced last week that it would move forward with its own plans to cut costs.
The commercial real estate market in Houston has attracted businesses far and wide, in part because of the region's favorable jobs market and steady economy. At the same time, new construction has not progressed to meet increasing office space demand, creating a dearth of available properties at a time when more businesses seek office space in Houston.
The growth of Austin's commercial real estate market during the last four years has been curtailed by a lack of funding for many projects that were planned when the market's health was considerably better. Now, growth is being slowed by a flood of applications for new business office spaces and commercial properties.
With the presence of NASA office space in the Houston area, it is clear that the space program is firmly entrenched in Texas' economic fabric. However, to this point, an official launch site has eluded state officials who wish to send private ships into space from Texas.
This week we feature the offices of Frankel Building Group, an award winning Houston custom home builder. Located in the heart of Tanglewood, this family business is run by President Jim Frankel and his two sons Kevin and Scott. Considering their reputation for building exquisite custom homes, we expected their headquarters to be pretty impressive and it certainly didn't disappoint.