The annual rent asked for the 14th floor is $210,000.
That would have raised the annual rent from $23,000 to $175,000.
A 6,000-square-foot office floor can cost $820,000 in annual rent, down from $2.3 million.
The agency would be charged an annual rent of $378,000.
The annual rent being asked for ground floor space is $55 a square foot.
Under the proposal, the annual rent would increase from $150,000 to between $1.6 and $2.2 million.
But the Council's annual rent of £8,000 was more than they could afford.
At present, he said, the team's annual rent is $1.1 million.
Next pay an annual rent of £325,000 for their 22,000 square foot store.
"When I came here we were happy to get $15 per square foot" in annual rent, he said.