If your company has outgrown its space or if you are looking at downsizing your operation, then you certainly have asked yourself the question 'What will a relocation cost'?
Moving an office or an operation can be a tricky decision. Moving an office is not always the right answer if a new lease deal can be negotiated with better terms. Perhaps you can ask the landlord for some concessions such as new carpet and/or paint and ask him to amortize it into your new leasing deal? Another avenue is to simply look at updating the office furniture and optimizing the current space that you are occupying.
A decision to move is influenced by many factors such as cost, business climate, employee impact, access and proximity to existing customers and more. Some factors that should always be considered prior to deciding to move an operation are: