WeWork Leases 71,000 SF in Historic Public Service Building

Beacon Capital Signs Deal with International Shared Workspace Provider in Downtown Portland

WeWork signed a 71,190-square-foot office lease at the historic Public Service Building at 920 SW Sixth Ave. in downtown Portland.

The tenant, which currently has two other locations off of NW 8th Ave. and SW 5th Ave. in Portland, plans to move into its five-floor space this July. WeWork is an international shared workspace provider that was founded in 2010.

Built in 1927, the Public Service Building was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1996. Other major tenants located within the 263,368-square-foot complex include TVA Architects, Boly Welch, Fogo de Chao and U.S. Bank, according to CoStar data.

Eric Haskins and Andrew Rosengarten of JLL represented the landlord, Beacon Capital. Doug Deurwaarder of Cushman & Wakefield represented the tenant.