WeWork is reported to be doubling its presence in Manchester, having recently bid on space in a third building, with a fourth and possibly a fifth building in the city anticipated.
The company which provides shared workspace aimed at the tech. and creative sector is reported to have made an offer on 45,500 sq.ft. of space at 125 Deansgate. The building is currently under construction for completion in 2019. There are also unconfirmed reports that the company could be taking up to 65,000 sq.ft. at Dalton Place.
The new locations would join WeWork’s existing locations at No.1 Spinningfields where it occupies 60,000 sq.ft. and One St Peter’s Square where it has 40,000 sq.ft. The same report suggests the company is searching all suitable space in the city for a fifth location.
WeWork operates 283 properties throughout 75 cities in 22 countries worldwide. Manchester is presently its only UK location outside London, where it operates 41 properties.