275 8th St.
The second floor of a three story concrete-frame wood-floor building is available. The ground floor houses a motorcycle/scooter shop, the third floor is also vacant but is being bid by some friends of mine and is probably out of our budget anyways.
* 6ksf quoted (uh huh, tell me another one) * rate unknown, probably somewhere around $0.70 - $0.90 * sweatshop moved out recently * lots of single-pane windows looking out on 8th st * lots of noise, lots of light, lots of heat lost to the outdoors * shared building entrance with upstairs neighbors * 9' ceilings (?) * serious freight elevator opens onto Clementina * roof access (with OK of upstairs neighbors) * floors are very not soundproof * serious electrical (dozens of 20A circuits) * downstairs neighbors are somewhat noisy during business hours * scary bathrooms need demo, do-over * nasty badly treated floorcovering needs demo, do-over * wierd scary clothes hangers in back need removal * no kitchen, no shower * owner willing to do some build-out to suit (possibly incl. kitchen)