So When Should You Start?
This chart will give you a good rule of thumb as to how long it will take you to find the space, do the deal and construct the office.
|Office Size in Square Feet||Lead Time|
|Over 20,000||Up to 2 years|
Giving yourself this lead time allows you to explore all the alternatives including renewal and more importantly time to break off negotiations if the Landlord doesn’t give you a market deal.