WeWork just opened its first coliving space

by Taylor Majewski
January 11, 2016

, the multi-billion dollar coworking startup, is throwing its hat into the coliving ring.

Over the weekend, 80 WeWork members and employees moved into the company's inaugural communal living space at 110 Wall Street. 

WeWork’s newest residents moved into 45 apartment units in the company's Wall Street location, where there are already functioning coworking spaces on the first seven floors. Eventually, the building will accommodate about 600 people throughout 20 floors.

"We are in the early stages of beta testing a new, community-driven living concept in New York City,” said a WeWork spokesperson to Built In. “This concept is another layer of our platform focused on enabling people to live more fulfilling lives.”

WeWork plans to enhance the lives of its members by providing coliving residents with community events such as fitness classes, potluck dinners, karaoke and game nights.

While WeWork hasn’t released a price tag on these communal apartments, the units come fully furnished with preinstalled cable, Internet and a monthly cleaning service. Each floor in the building also features a unique common area such as a movie theater or yoga studio.

With today’s increasingly mobile workforce comes increasingly mobile residents, and as the sharing economy continues to grow, there’s a premium on short-term housing options in New York City. WeWork’s shared housing project, temporarily dubbed “WeLive” according to a leaked investor pitch deck, is the latest player in this market. Along the same vein, coliving startup, Common, made its debut in Brooklyn back in October.

In the leaked pitch deck, WeWork outlined that “WeLive” will generate 21 percent of its revenue and serve 34,000 WeWork members within the next three years. “WeLive” is currently in a testing phase and the company will be implementing the WeWork community’s feedback as it moves forward with this communal living venture.

Have a tip for us or know of a company that deserves coverage? Email us via [email protected].

 
Jobs at WeWork Technology146 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
HR
Internships
Legal
Operations
Product
Project Mgmt
Sales
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Design + UX
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Project Mgmt
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Finance
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Finance
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Finance
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Finance
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Finance
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Project Mgmt
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Finance
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Finance
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Design + UX
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Project Mgmt
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Internships
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Internships
new
WeWork Technology
New York
HR
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Internships
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Design + UX
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Project Mgmt
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
HR
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Operations
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Sales
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Sales
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Design + UX
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Design + UX
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Product
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Project Mgmt
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Design + UX
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Developer
new
WeWork Technology
New York
Data + Analytics
new
WeWork Technology
New York

NYC startup guides

LOCAL GUIDE
Best Companies to Work for in NYC
LOCAL GUIDE
Best Software Engineer Jobs in NYC
LOCAL GUIDE
Coolest Tech Offices in NYC
LOCAL GUIDE
Best Sales Jobs in NYC
LOCAL GUIDE
Best Benefits at NYC Tech Companies
LOCAL GUIDE
Best Data Analyst & Data Science Jobs in NYC
LOCAL GUIDE
Best Design Jobs in NYC
LOCAL GUIDE
Best Marketing Jobs in NYC
Developer Jobs
View 862 jobs
Design + UX Jobs
View 177 jobs
Marketing Jobs
View 334 jobs
Product Jobs
View 220 jobs
Sales Jobs
View 529 jobs
Data Jobs
View 319 jobs