Frequently asked questions about coworking : Paris

  • We currently list 384 coworking spaces in Paris. Contact us to visit them!

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  • The minimum budgets for a coworking space in Paris are :

    • Price for a daily workstation in a nomadic open space: 10€ excluding charges / day
    • Price for a monthly workstation in a nomadic open space: 99€ excluding charges / month
    • Price for a monthly workstation in a dedicated open space: 199€ excluding charges / month
    • Price for a monthly workstation in a private office: 271€ excluding charges / month

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Rent an office in coworking space in Paris

Like the world's largest metropolises, the city of Paris is home to an impressive number of workspaces (individual offices for rent, shared offices, equipped offices, coworking spaces, business centers, etc.). The office rental market is very buoyant, particularly that of coworking spaces. In Paris, the demand for coworking spaces is growing more and more each year, and thus represents nearly 15 to 20% of the demand for office space. If the investment market in commercial real estate has had a few favorable years, it is largely due to the development of coworking in France, and particularly in the Ile-de-France and Paris.

Long placed on the podium of coworking capitals, behind New York and Barcelona, the city of Paris has the wind in its sails as far as coworking space transactions are concerned.

How many coworking spaces are there in Paris (75)?

Recent data from the Coworking Index shows that there are nearly 1,800 coworking spaces in France, representing 1 million square meters of coworking space in France, 33% of which are in the Paris region and 23% in Paris. Paris and its region are thus at the heart of development projects. There are therefore more than 400 coworking spaces in Paris and the trend is on the rise!

Four actors are particularly present on the market of coworking in Paris:

  • WeWork
  • Morning
  • Wojo
  • Spaces

Close to Lille, Strasbourg or Rouen, self-employed people such as auto-entrepreneurs can easily find an office to share in the French capital.

Who are coworking spaces in Paris for?

In Paris, nearly 20% of coworking spaces today welcome employees of large groups. The split between employees, self-employed and freelancers remains relatively stable at 50/50.

Renting a coworking office in Paris

Whether you are a start-up, a very small company, a small business or a large group, the problem is the same for everyone: finding pleasant offices to accommodate your employees is a necessity. The old-fashioned office rental with the 3-6-9 lease no longer offers the flexibility expected by companies, especially in times of crisis. Of course, the precarious lease for sub-letting offices in Paris exists but still requires many expenses: desks, chairs, maintenance, security... The spaces of coworking in Paris make it possible to mitigate this problem by including the whole of the services in the price. A perfect visibility on your rent, even if you are growing because you can add workstations or take additional offices without any problem.

Paris offers of course a wide choice of coworking spaces, let's take a look at the main districts of Paris that are very active in the rental of coworking offices: You will find many coworking spaces in Paris 8, in the Champs Elysees and Saint Lazare district which is also overflowing with coworking spaces in Paris 9 and the Grand Boulevards / good news is that there are plenty of coworking spaces in Paris 2!

How are the spaces of coworking in Paris made up?

The market of the spaces of coworking in Paris presents a diversity of formats. There are as manycoworking spaces in Paris as there are players on the market. Nevertheless, it is good to note that if 8% of the coworking spaces in Paris have more than 200 places, they represent however 45% of the market. The majority of coworking spaces in Paris (33%) have between 20 and 50 workstations.

Although the market tends to develop, and the models of coworking spaces to diversify, 88% of the existing spaces propose only coworking. 8% % are cafés coworking and only 1% of the flexible spaces are fablabs.

What is the average price of a coworking space in Paris?

The average price of a coworking space in Paris depends mainly on the chosen solution (closed office, open space), the chosen formula(coworking by the hour, coworking by the day...) and the chosen services. However, recent analyses indicate that in 2019 the average price of a closed office in a coworking space is 470€/month while the average price of an open-space office is 330€/month. On the contract side, a coworking office is concluded with a service contract.

What services are offered by coworking spaces in Paris?

The quality of services depends on the brand of coworking space chosen. Some coworking spaces in Paris focus their appeal on their proximity services via the presence of a hospitality manager on site, business development assistance, accommodation services for companies...), others focus on the quality of life and well-being of coworkers through relaxation areas, acoustics worked ..., others still on the relational and community aspect of their coworking spaces ... The range of services offered by coworking spaces in Paris is plethora. Some services are nevertheless common to the majority of the centers of coworking in Paris like:

  • Wifi and high speed internet in free and secured access
  • Restaurant space
  • Relaxation area
  • Domiciliation of company
  • Creative spaces with whiteboards, projection screens...
  • Reception area
  • Meeting room rental
  • Mail management...

The main districts where to rent coworking spaces in Paris

Coworking spaces can be found in almost all of the Parisian districts. From the 1st to the 20th arrondissement, it is possible to rent shared offices perfectly adapted to your budget. Among the main districts that host coworking spaces in the French capital, there is Le sentier located between the 2nd and the 9th arrondissement of Paris, Montparnasse, République, Opéra-madeleine, Bonne Nouvelle or even Châtelet-les Halles known as the most important hub in Europe.

The QCA(Quartier Central des Affaires) of Paris, which is located on the border between the 1st, 2nd, 8th, 9th, 16th and 17th arrondissements of Paris, represents the heart of business and attracts many coworkers. It is particularly popular with employees from the luxury, insurance, banking and communication sectors, who are fond of these flexible work spaces.

Some coworking spaces in Paris

The city of Paris has a large choice of coworking spaces. Located at 10 bis, rue du Sommerard, Le Bloc is a very modern space with a private garden. As for the Coworkshop, it offers a design and pleasant setting for nomadic workers or those looking for a fixed workstation. Coworkcrèche, La Permanence as well as WeWork and Lawomatic are also among the most famous coworking spaces in Paris.

What are the advantages of coworking for companies in Paris?

As for the third places, Paris is a city that offers many advantages to companies in the field of coworking. The diversity of the offer allows companies to find a pleasant and secure workspace adapted to their budgets. It is a solution that favors networking. Companies that opt for a coworking space in Paris can finally benefit from a significant reduction in their real estate expenses.

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