Savvy landlords would be smart to look to Singapore and Shanghaiboth markets known for domestic space constraintsas they consider strategies to woo workers back to the office post-COVID.

A new research report from Cushman & Wakefield notes that the cities stand out for their innovation in creation of office pods, easily accessible rentable spaces based on a pay-as-you-go or subscription model. Pods have sprung up in both urban and suburban areas, allowing working professionals the flexibility to choose where they work—whether close to home, clients, or colleagues. And while this trend has been focused in Asia thus far, it could well find a niche in the US market, adding yet another choice for office-using companies. 

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