So you’re looking for a coworking space in Brooklyn – for yourself or your team. There are some awesome places to check out, whether you want to drop in for a day or sign on by the month. Here are three spaces not to miss.
Directly across from McCarren Park, The Yard is a converted factory with open coworking desks, private work suites and loads of natural light. A day pass gives you access to the open coworking salon from 9:30 am – 5:30 pm while a monthly coworking pass gives you 24/7 access and extra amenities like conference room time, storage and mail and package receiving.
Address: 33 Naussau Avenue, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Cost: $25 for a day pass; $225 per month
Makeshift Society in Williamsburg is home to a creative community of freelancers and small teams. Its 4,000 square foot light-filled, two-level space is a former pencil factory. A day pass gets you a seat at a shared table, sofa or desk. Phone booths and reading nooks are available to all, and meeting rooms can be booked for an additional fee.
Address: 55 Hope Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Cost: $30 for a day pass; conference rooms are booked separately
Startups, small companies and freelancers in a range of industries make up the friendly creative community at DUMBO Startup Lab. The loft-like space is located in the heart of Downtown Brooklyn, steps from the F train. It has huge windows (with awesome views) and offers open desks, meeting spaces and comfy couches for informal gatherings. Members get access to special events, panels and meetups.
Address: 68 Jay Street, Brooklyn
Cost: $249 per month for a community membership; $429/month for a dedicated desk; $1,499/month for a team membership with dedicated space for 4