WeWork has signed a lease for 56,000-square-foot of office space at 609 Main at Texas in Houston.
609 Main at Texas which is developed and managed by Hines, is a 48-story, 1,073,075-square-foot office tower at the corner of Main and Texas streets in downtown Houston. The coworking company will occupy the building’s 25th and 26th floors.
This will be the company’s second location in downtown Houston adding to WeWork’s location at The Jones Building (709 Main Street). WeWork 609 Main Street will also be WeWork’s fourth location in the Houston metro area including WeWork Galleria Office Tower I and 1725 Hughes Landing in The Woodlands.
“Houston is a thriving business hub and innovative city. We are excited to expand our footprint with a second location downtown and continue to strengthen the WeWork network with the opening of 609 Main Street,” said Nathan Lenahan, General Manager, WeWork.
“The modern office is evolving and providing a co-working component is essential to a building’s long-term viability. Adding a tenant of WeWork’s caliber further reinforces the strength of 609 Main and will deliver an outstanding amenity for the building and its future occupants,” said Philip Croker, Hines Senior Managing Director.
Hines was represented by Michael Anderson and Damon Thames with Colvill Office Properties while WeWork was represented by Mark O’Donnell with Savills Commercial Real Estate.