Singapore Office Guide
There are three main types of commercial office properties in Singapore:
Standard Office Buildings
These office buildings are intended only for office usage and are in general located within CBD area and fringe CBD. Typical provisions include security, lifts, centralised air-conditioning. Common areas are usually maintained by the landlord. Comes furnished with ceiling boards, lighting system, fire safety system.
Serviced Offices and Co-Working Spaces
These are fully equipped offices located within the CBD and the fringe of CBD. Suitable for start-ups or overseas companies who wish to venture the market with a small representative office. They usually allow a fully operational office within a short notice (typically less than two months) with sizes range from 1 person and up to 100 persons.
Shophouses are low-rise conserved / heritage buildings that can be used for office. Located within CBD area and fringe CBD usually have lower rental rates than that of standard office buildings as there is no service charge/ maintenance charge.