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E-BOOK Thematic Studies #4 | Coworking Spaces


The first coworking areas that appeared at the end of the 1990s were anecdotal in the real estate landscape. Today, it is a truly growing phenomenon that questions the practices and ways of working, challenges the practices of real estate industry players and opens the door to new players. This recent boom in the coworking market has seen the arrival of new players structured around an industrial logic, who are opening up larger spaces for both self-employed workers and employees of small, medium and large companies.

Faced with this multifaceted phenomenon, Colliers International France has identified two types of coworking spaces: chain coworking and independent coworking. What brings them together and distinguishes them ?