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The median price for a dedicated desk in the Washington, DC area is the 5th highest among the nation’s metro areas at $412 per month, per CoWorkingCafé research.

DC Region Among the Nation’s Most Expensive for Dedicated Desks

The coworking space industry is booming nationwide due to consistent demand. However, prices for the same services differ widely across the country, according to researchers at CoworkingCafe who wanted to see which metro areas have the highest and lowest median prices for the most common coworking subscription types.

One result? Washington, DC is the country’s fifth most expensive metro area for dedicated desks.

Related: Industrious Opens Alternative Workspace Facility at City Ridge

Deeper Dig

*The median price for a dedicated desk in the Washington, DC area is the 5th highest among the metro areas at $412 per month. At the other end of the spectrum is Indianapolis, IN, with $204/month for the same subscription.

*Washington, D.C. is also among the most expensive metros when it comes to open workspaces at $200 per month. Fourteen metros are tied for the lowest median price at $93 per month for this subscription, including Silicon Valley, CA; Philadelphia, PA and Las Vegas, NV.

*When it comes to virtual offices, Washington, D.C. lands on the slightly more affordable side at $79 per month. The most expensive in this category is Nashville, TN, at $215 per month.

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About Lisa McDuffie

Lisa McDuffie arrives at ConnectCRE via REALTOR® world, where she served for nearly two decades as communications director for one of the nation’s largest REALTOR® organizations. She supported two membership-elected presidents who were commercial real estate practitioners, and managed the communications initiatives of the organization’s commercial special interest group. When not following the latest commercial real estate news, Lisa is zeroed in on her charismatic off-the-track thoroughbred as she makes the transition from an utterly failed racehorse to a lovely show hunter.

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