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Poland Co-working on the rise in Stara Drukarnia

Office & mixed-use development
Flexible office operator Rise.pl has leased 2,100 sqm in the Stara Drukarnia office building in Łódź.

This is the tenant’s first location in the city. Savills advised on the transaction.

Rise.pl, which was founded in 2003, also operates in Kraków and Rzeszów, where it now has more than 14,000 sqm of office space in seven locations. In addition to its latest opening in Łódź, at least two more cities are to be added to its portfolio this year. The company offers fully-furnished, and equipped office space available under short-term leases.

Stara Drukarnia is an excellent location that fits in perfectly with our plans. This moment in time will be a good test of how flexible companies in our segment actually are. Our first flex location in Łódź will combine the flexibility of leasing terms with high-class fit-out and security, superior to what’s offered by typical co-working space.
Piotr Augustyn, the president of Rise.pl

Stara Drukarnia comprises more than 4,500 sqm of office space and app. 500 sqm of retail and service space. The building was originally a stocking factory (built 100 years ago) and later (1946 to 2016) functioned as a printing house for the military. In 2019, the six-floor building and its annex were extensively refurbished by Drukarnia Center. Its industrial-style red brick interiors and original cast-iron pillars have been restored and preserved..

Łódź currently has close to 530,000 sqm of modern office space. Its flexible office market is also growing and is likely to see its stock triple within a year
Agnieszka Kuehn, a regional manager at Savills

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