Office Space in The City of London
Whether you’re searching for a traditional office space to call your own or are keen on enjoying the benefits that come with being based in a serviced office – speed, flexibility, lower time commitment – CBRE can help you find the perfect home for your business in the City of London. Scroll down to find out more about your choices in the area.
The historic and spiritual heart of London, the City today is a vibrant and sprawling destination that is as famous for its iconic skyline as it is for its enduring association with finance, insurance and banking – as well as its famous EC1 postcode, of course.
At the centre lies the Square Mile where you’ll find more modern offices in and around Bank, Moorgate and Liverpool Street. But that’s not all. The City today covers a much wider area, including Farringdon and Clerkenwell in the north and Tower Hill to the east. Here you’ll find spaces in older buildings that have been transformed into creative hubs.
Types of Office Space Available in the City
In the City of London there’s an office space for every need and specification. That’s because it’s home to an extremely diverse range of stock, including spaces in brand new towers and refurbished buildings, as well as period premises that have been brought into the present day.
The centre tends to be dominated by newer and more iconic buildings, such as the Gherkin, the Walkie Talkie and the Cheesegrater skyscrapers, as well as lesser-known Grade A offices that offer both scale – i.e. some of the largest floor plates in the city – and flexibility. Further out you’ll find office spaces in properties that are better suited to smaller businesses and startups, such as former warehouses and industrial buildings that have since been converted into modern workspaces.
Our Listings in The City
Major industries in the City of London
One of the world’s leading financial centres, the City has long been home to banking, insurance and finance firms. It’s also a hotspot for law firms – the so-called Magic Circle – and, more recently, popular with tech startups, media agencies and even charities. That’s especially true away from the core, in areas like Farringdon, Clerkenwell and Shoreditch. In short, it’s a top destination for any kind of business that is in the market for new office space in the heart of London.
Main transport links in the City of London
Train stations and London Underground:
- Bank and Monument: tube and DLR station
- Blackfriars: rail and tube station
- Cannon Street: rail and tube station
- Elizabeth Line: under construction (will connect west London to east London)
- Farringdon: rail and tube station
- Fenchurch Station: rail
Serviced Offices and Coworking Spaces in Key Areas of The City
Coworking in Shoreditch
Coworking in Clerkenwell
Coworking in Farringdon
Coworking in Aldgate
Flexible Options in Bank
Flexible Options in EC1
Flexible Options in Liverpool Street
Flexible Options in London Bridge
Flexible Options in Moorgate
Flexible Options in Old Street
Flexible Options in St Pauls
Offices to lease in key areas of the City of London
Leasing in Shoreditch
Leasing in Clerkenwell
Leasing in Farringdon
Leasing in Aldgate
Leasing in Bank
Leasing in EC1
Leasing in Liverpool Street
Leasing In London Bridge
Leasing In Moorgate
Leasing in Old Street
Leasing in St Pauls
What are the Different Types of Office Space?
If you need to know more about the different types of space on offer, we have a guide to get you started