What You Need To Know About Renting Office Space in Brussels

So you want to rent an office in Brussels. It’s important to understand the city itself, and the type of office you need. It’s also very important to find a good office rental broker in Brussels. Brussels is the capital of Europe, and with that title comes a lot of benefits, attractions and most importantly – people. But it also comes with a lot of downsides as well. For example, finding good office space can be challenging. There are a lot of other people and companies looking to get office space in Brussels, and will jump at a good opportunity. So it’s important to stay on your toes. 

Like before mentioned, Brussels has a lot of benefits. Being a popular town, getting a good office will set a standard for your employees and for customers or visitors. Depending on your location, you can also get a very central office, that has a lot of benefits for you and your employees. But with location comes a price tag. Getting an office located near the center of Brussels will cost you an arm and a leg, but some brokers will be able to get you a good deal on one.

Some of the main benefits of Brussels are the transportation, accessibility, a strong employee base, and an ideal economic situation. Transportation is strong in Brussels. With buses, trams, and a metro, public transportation couldn’t be better, and making your way around town is quick and easy with a Brussels card. And if all else fails, you can always take an Uber. Of course you could also just take your own personal vehicle, but that’s boring. On top of the public town transportation, Brussels is also well connected to the outside world. It’s practically littered with motorways and railroads that lead across Europe. Whether you want to go to Belgium, Antwerp, to the sea, there’s a way there.

Right about now, Brussels is probably sounding like a location where only nationally based and very profitable companies would set up shop. And that’s true, but it’s also friendly towards local businesses, and start-ups. And you don’t need to break the bank if you don’t want to. Brussels comes with a great selection of employees, since it’s in a very healthy part of Europe, and carries a financially stable population.

Brussels also contains quite a few universities, making internships a great opportunity for both business owners and students alike. It also makes the employment of college graduates just that much easier. But all of this has to be the result of something – and of course it is. Brussels has been able to grow in popularity because of it’s ideal financial situation. With so many companies moving into the city, the market is constantly growing, and it comes with a plethora of job opportunities, and creates an environment with money constantly exchanging hands. Pretty much the textbook definition of a successful economy. And what better place to start your business than somewhere with a stable, and an ever-growing economy!


Alex is a small business blogger with a focus on entrepreneurship and growth. With over 5 years of experience covering the startup and small business landscape, Alex has a reputation for being a knowledgeable, approachable and entrepreneurial-minded blogger. He has a keen understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing small business owners, and is able to provide actionable advice and strategies for success. Alex has interviewed successful entrepreneurs, and covered major small business events such as the Small Business Expo and the Inc. 500|5000 conference. He is also a successful entrepreneur himself, having started and grown several small businesses in different industries.