Etsy. Huge. Red Antler. Bjarke Ingels Group. United Technologies. West Elm. Laundry Service. 72andSunny. Augenblick Studios. POV. IFP. NYFA. Quip. NYU. Big Spaceship. Must we go on?
Opportunity is Knocking
Digital Dumbo. Designer Central. Maker's Waterfront. Silicon Beach. Tech Triangle. All of the above. Dumbo has been the first choice for creators and innovators for more than a decade and now it can be yours.
Get the most out of office time
Dumbo is the most inspiring neighborhood for your team / your clients / you.
The Buildings: Find Your Happy Place
From ultramodern spaces with views of the river to funky lofts and flexible coworking options, Dumbo has options for every type of business, from 500+ tech companies to owner-operated boutiques.
Take Advantage: Financing + Incentive Programs
NYC will pay you $3000 / employee move to DUMBO! Up to $25 per square foot!
The Neighborhood: Brooklyn at it's Finest.
Epic waterfront parks. Indie Shopping. Only-in-Dumbo creative outlets. Giant projections. The list goes on.
Perks: Your Team will be immediate DUMBO VIPS
Check out our exclusive deals for those who call DUMBO home–either by day or by night.
Get Creative: absorb some culture!
Theater. Public art. Gallery walks. Projections. Dumbo's cultural calendar is jam packed.
More info: Dumbo by the Numbers
Live. Work. Play. And the data to back it up.
A little bit of history between the bridges.
It's good to come to a place where we can be surrounded by a community of peers.
Erik Manley, General Manager, frog
A super dense cluster of creatives and technologists.
Architects (and star-chitechts); creative agencies, music producers, designers, sustainability gurus, film makers galore.
Dumbo continues to lead Brooklyn as the epicenter of the tech and creative in 25 industries.
A 2019 report from the Center for an Urban Future shows just how impactful our cluster has become:
Brooklyn now has 9.2% of New York City’s tech start-ups, up from 6.3% in 2000, and a higher share than ever before. In eight different creative industries, employment in Brooklyn has increased by at least 200% over the past decade: industrial design (which registered employment growth of 423%), motion picture and video industries (361%), sound recording industries (321%), advertising (277%), commercial photography (277%), graphic design (262%), landscape design (214%), and marketing (200%).
FOCAL POINT OF THE BK TECH TRIANGLE
Total Commercial Square Footage: 4.6 million
Average Rent per square foot: $49.16
Retail Storefronts: 125+
Employees (estimate): 14,000
Office Buildings: 15
Creative and Tech Companies in Dumbo: 1,000 +
Total Economic Impact of Tech Triangle, estimated by 2020: $10.7 Billion
Fact: The Cardboard Box was invented in Dumbo by Robert Gair (aka: Mr. Gairville). Dumbo's been changing the world since 1906.
Meet our Rockstars
Q+As with some of Dumbo’s best thought leaders.
DUMBO IS TRULY A GREAT NEIGHBORHOOD IF YOU ARE LEADING AN ENTREPRENEURIAL ORGANIZATION THAT DOESN’T FIT INTO USUAL BOXES.
Seth Flaxman, CEO of TurboVote
Dumbo is the tech epicenter of New York.
Humberto Matas, DesignIt
IT'S SO EASY TO GET HERE!
By bike: 101 Citi Bike docks + tons of bike parking.
By Bus: B52.
By Boat: the ferry stops right at Pier 1.
By Bridge - choose Brooklyn or Manhattan, or try both!
By Subway: F to York, A/C to High and 2/3 to Clark.