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Flatiron loft with beautiful kitchens!

New York | Manhattan

$500 per hour
175
9Responds within 4 hours
Our original premier event space is perfect for film and photo shoots, corporate and culinary events, private parties, and elegant weddings. With over 10 years of experience we can provide a perfect venue for any event you can imagine, including fashion shows, product launches and celebrity chef demonstrations. Contact us anytime to set up an appointment to see our stunning spaces. Studio 1 boasts 14ft ceilings, two walls of windows (East and South facing) in a fully-renovated early 20th century building. Our rentals are typically based on a 10 hour window (including set-up and breakdown) at a fixed day rate, depending on event type and size. Please contact us for an exact quote for your event! A 6 or 8 hour window may be available, depending on the type of rental, at an hourly rate: $450/hour for a minimum of 8 hours, or an adjusted rate for a 6 hour rental (available for specific events.) Hourly rate may be higher for large-scale events. There is an additional cleaning charge and trash fee for all events. Access to the freight elevator before 7am or after 7pm will incur an additional charge of $50/hour. Access to the freight elevator during the weekend is available at $150/hour. Holds for bookings are offered on a first-come first-serve basis. Secondary holds are offered after the first hold has been filled. If a secondary hold would like to place a deposit, the first hold will be given a 24-hour window to book, after which the booking will be made available to the secondary hold. Included in your rental is -access to in-house furniture (full list upon request) -in house AV which includes a Bluetooth sound system and two 55-inch HD TVs on rolling stands -High speed wifi -2 wireless, handheld microphones -Kitchens are set up with fully functioning electrical appliances including fridge, freezer, and electrical stovetop. (The gas range requires a propane hookup with FDNY permitting required, at an additional cost) In order to make sure that we are operating our studios in a safe and healthful manner for our returning clients in the wake of COVID-19 we are making a few necessary improvements and updates. We are following the Key to NYC requirements for indoor entertainment spaces, meaning all guests aged 12 and older should be able to present proof that they have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine upon entry to the studio. More information on the Key to NYC mandate can be found here: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/covid/covid-19-vaccines-keytonyc.page This applies to all events held in our spaces, including private and corporate events. -Additionally, all staff at our studios have been vaccinated. -PPE including hand sanitizer, masks, and gloves are made available to guests upon entry to our studios - Additional hand washing stations have been installed in each studio. - All bathroom sinks have been retrofit with contactless faucets. - Increased wifi bandwidth will be available, up to 10 Gbps for remote videoconferencing needs for both events and productions. - Daily intensive cleanings of both studios. Music must be off at 11:30pm with guests exiting at midnight. No smoking

Modern Parlor Apt in Chelsea

New York | Manhattan

$400 per hour
40
3Responds within 2 hours
1900’s Townhouse in West Chelsea. Parlor level. Full floor. 1300 square feet Front view to 22nd street (trees) and back terrace overseeing backyard 2 rooms 2 bathrooms. Each one with a walking closet Library High end and fully renovated. Black Italian Kitchen (Black) White brick. Working Fireplace Hard wood floor Japanese wallpaper in the master bedroom Artwork and high-end antiques throughout the house

Sunny SoHo Loft - Raw Space

New York | Manhattan

$231 per hour
60
Responds within 7 hours
Recently gutted building with lots of natural sunlight through many skylights. Building has many levels and is a very desirable space. Please contact us for a showing ASAP. Partially Demolished Space Alcohol on premises requires a permit, insurance and premium. A 50% premium applies to popups during fashion week.

Penthouse Duplex + Rooftop Skyline views

New York | Greenpoint

$375 per hour
75
1Responds within 2 hours
***************************** FAQ & DISCLAIMERS ****************************** WHAT WILL BE THE FULL PRICE? Full quotes for this space (rental + rep + cleaning) start at $3600. IS THERE A CLEANING FEE? HOW MUCH IS IT? Yes. Cleaning fees start at $400/1-day booking. WILL THERE BE AN ON-SITE REP? Yes. Fees start at $150/booking. DO I NEED A CERTIFICATE OF INSURANCE? COI is mandatory for all companies that book us for productions, offsite meetings, and events. For individuals, we can offer trusted, affordable COI suppliers. DISCLAIMERS Prices shown are our minimum before qualifying your reservation. Additional fees may apply once we have a full understanding of your project such as: total number of attendees, start and end time of your reservation, vehicles involved in your project (production), the amount of EQ to load in and load out, type of activity, etc. Please note: our minimum hours may occasionally differ from Splacer's settings, in which case we will clarify with you as soon as you inquire about the space. **************************** ABOUT THE SPACE ****************************** ABOUT THE SPACE A quiet haven in the heart of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, this 3,000 square-foot penthouse loft offers an open layout on two floors and an abundance of natural light. The space boasts unbeatable views of the Brooklyn and Manhattan Skyline, and possesses a bright and warm character with high quality finishes that exude an elevated elegance. The open kitchen, rooftop terrace, 2 bathrooms, and a living room that opens up directly to a second terrace makes this space a go-to for all producers, meetings and events organizers. AMENITIES: . Av Projector + TV . Balcony Lounge . Full Open Layout Kitchen . High Capacity Wifi . Natural Light . Outdoor Terrace . Pool Table . Rooftop Access . Sonos Sound System . Three Bathrooms . Two Breakout Rooms . Views of the Manhattan Skyline SURROUNDINGS & PARKING . Metered street parking available . Free street parking on neighboring streets . 0.7 mile to Sherman Parking Garage - 123 N 12th Street . 0.7 mile to MPG Parking Garage - 21 India Street . 4 min walking distance from Greenpoint Av Subway . 4 min walking distance from Nassau Av Subway WE HANDLE EVERYTHING In addition to offering some of NYC’s most coveted spaces for rent, we also offer an end-to-end planning service. We are a one-stop shop for all your needs. When you decide to work with us, the first thing we do is assign a dedicated concierge specialized in your booking rental type (events, meetings, productions, and showrooms) who will shoulder all the heavy lifting of translating your vision into reality. You dictate the vision, we bring you all the options and then put plans in place. Our inclusive concierge service will help with all the questions and anything that comes up. PREMIUM EXPERIENCE + NO WORRIES Working with us is easier than dealing with separate space rental companies and planning services. Imagine: instead of calling all over town for spaces, and trying to get a planner to match the space up with the right caterers, florists, and music, all the options are presented to you by us in one centralized planning process. We make your life manageable! UPON ARRIVAL The space will be prepped, spotless, and ready for you to use. The on-site rep will check you in, assist you to load in your equipment, set up all the tech you need, and will be available (but out of your way) the entire time in case you need assistance. AFTER YOUR BOOKING The on-site rep will help you load out your equipment. Check all of our spaces and amazing reviews here: bit.ly/AllOurSpaces *********************** Indoor Features Blue art painting / Blue couch / Double sink Exposed Brick Walls / Freestanding White bathtub / Green art painting Pendant lights / Red Billiard Table / Red Pool table Stainless steel kitchen exhaust hood / Stainless steel stove Transparent stairs / transparent staircase White backsplash / White carpet / White coffee table White marble countertop / White Stairs / white staircase / White tiles Wood paneling / Wood parquet floor Wood shelves / Wood side tables / Wood stairs / Wood staircase ********************** Outdoor Features Balcony lounge / Crochet hammock / Fire escape view / Glass door / Green chair Hammock / Open view / Outdoor bench / Outdoor chairs Plant pots / Plants Real Grass / Rooftop garden Steel green bench / Steel outdoor shower / Steel shade / Sunset view Tall planters / Terrace garden / Terrace lounge Wood bench / Wood table

4,000 sq./ft. top floor with skylight café

New York | Manhattan

$275 per hour
125
Responds within 2 hours
***************************** FAQ & DISCLAIMERS ****************************** CAN I BOOK ROOMS SEPARATELY? You can book combinations of these spaces. See below: Studio 1: Yellow Couch Room Studio 2: Blue Walls Cafe Studio 3: Open Coworking Area MINIMUM QUOTES (RENTAL + CLEANING + ON-SITE REP) START AT: Studio 1 + 2 = $1,850 Studio 1 + Studio 2 + Rooftop = $3,500 Studio 1 + Studio 2 + Studio 3 = $3,550 Studio 1 + Studio 2 + Studio 3 + Rooftop = $4,520 Studio 2 + Studio 3 = $3,500 Studio 2 + Studio 3 + Rooftop = $4,030 Studio 3 = $2,800 Studio 3 + Rooftop = $3,550 Rooftop = $3200 WILL THERE BE AN ON-SITE REP? Yes. Fees start at $150/booking. DO I NEED A CERTIFICATE OF INSURANCE? COI is mandatory for all companies that book us for productions, offsite meetings, and events. For individuals, we can offer trusted, affordable COI suppliers. IS THERE A CLEANING FEE? HOW MUCH IS IT? Yes. Cleaning fees start at $350/1-day booking.  DISCLAIMERS Prices shown are our minimum before qualifying your reservation. Additional fees may apply once we have a full understanding of your project such as: total number of attendees, start and end time of your reservation, vehicles involved in your project (production), the amount of EQ to load in and load out, type of activity, etc. Please note: our minimum hours may occasionally differ from Splacer's settings, in which case we will clarify with you as soon as you inquire about the space. **************************** ABOUT THE SPACE ****************************** This 4,000 sqft. space in Chinatown has 4 Spaces in 1: three studios and one rooftop. You can book flex combinations of these spaces. See details below. This top floor workspace + skylight cafe + living room area offers plenty of versatility, and is fully stocked with a kitchenette, sound system, AV projector, and ample variety of props, seating and table possibilities. The 6th floor offers an abundance of natural light and seating options making it the perfect venue for your next off-site meeting, pop-up, workshop, wedding or production. AMENITIES: - 2 Private Breakout Rooms - 3 Phone Booths - Kitchenette - Skylight Cafe - Bluetooth Sony Amplifier - AV Projector + TV Screen - Apple TV and Two iMacs - Changing Room - Freight Elevator - Additional areas for rent - High Capacity WiFi - Rooftop with view - Fire Escape with view - Extensive Variety of Props - Natural Light - Plants for Props - Piano SURROUNDINGS & PARKING . Parking is available across the street for a good price. Parking garage nearby. . 6 min .walk from Canal St. subway station . 5 min. walk from Grand St. subway station . 10 min. walk to Tenement Museum and Essex Market WE HANDLE EVERYTHING  In addition to offering some of NYC’s most coveted spaces for rent, we also offer an end-to-end planning service. We are a one-stop shop for all your needs. When you decide to work with us, the first thing we do is assign a dedicated concierge specialized in your booking rental type (events, meetings, productions, and showrooms) who will shoulder all the heavy lifting of translating your vision into reality. You dictate the vision, we bring you all the options and then put plans in place. Our inclusive concierge service will help with all the questions and anything that comes up. PREMIUM EXPERIENCE + NO WORRIES Working with us is easier than dealing with separate space rental companies and planning services. Imagine: instead of calling all over town for spaces, and trying to get a planner to match the space up with the right caterers, florists, and music, all the options are presented to you by us in one centralized planning process. We make your life manageable! ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE Upon arrival, the space will be prepped, spotless, and ready to use. The on-site rep will check you in and assist to load in/out your equipment, set up all the tech you need, and will be available (but out of your way) the entire time in case you need assistance. ALL OUR SPACES & REVIEWS bit.ly/AllOurSpaces Studio 1 Features Art paintings / Banana leaf plant / Big plants / Blue armchair / Blue chair / Exposed ceiling / Exposed columns / Exposed pipes / Feature ceiling / High ceiling / Pendant lights / Shelves / White brick wall / White ceiling / White piano / White walls / White wood table / Wood chair / Wood coffee table / Wood side table / Yellow couch Studio 2 Features Skylight / Exposed ceiling / Exposed steel ceiling / Columns / Blue walls / Blue bench / Blue kitchen / Big plants / Blue pipes / Black tables Ambient lighting Studio 3 Features Art painting / Bare walls / Big leaf plant / Big room / Big windows / Black chair Black couch / Black window / Black windows / Blue chairs / Blue chairs / Blue couch / Exposed ceiling / Exposed Column / Exposed pipes/ Feature chairs / Grey armchair / High ceiling /Meeting room table / Office chairs / Red chairs / Shelves / Skylight / White brick wall / White ceiling / White pipes / White walls / Wood chairs / Wood coffee table / Wood rocking chairs Rooftop Features Manhattan Bridge view / Rooftop View / Freight Elevator Space Characteristics Artsy / Colorful / Fun / Huge / Gorgeous / Innovative / Inspiring / Intellectual / Inventive / Original / Stimulating / Spacious / Unique / Flex Space

SoHo Fully Equipped Spacious Photo Studio

New York | Lower Manhattan

$128 per hour
30
7Responds within an hour
This newly built studio is located in the heart of SoHo, Manhattan, just steps from 10 major subway lines. (Q,R,W,4,5,6,B,D,F,M) This 1000 sq ft studio space is on the 7th floor inside a quintessential SoHo Loft building, 13' high ceilings. It functions perfectly for both photography and video productions. It features a hair and makeup station, lounge area, private bathroom, digital workstation (iMac pro), and private studio entrance. Freight and Parking information available upon booking. Complimentary artisanal coffee and water are provided in the studio, our manager will be on-site to help you with any questions. Easy to book on short notice. Feel free to contact us with any questions. We will try to accommodate your requests as much as we can. Looking forward to hosting your next shootings. Included in the rental rate is a large selection of top of the line equipment outlined below: LIGHTING: Profoto D2 1000W Air TTL Monolight (3) Profoto 3x4' Softbox (2) Profoto 1x4' Softbox (2) Profoto 50° Softgrid RFI for 1x4' Profoto Air Remote TTL-N for Nikon Profoto Air Remote TTL-S for Sony Profoto RFi Speedring Adapter (4) Profoto 51" Deep White Umbrella Profoto Umbrella Diffuser Profoto Zoom Reflector 2 (2) Mola Demi Komplette for Profoto Profoto Glass Cover (4) Profoto Transport Cap (4) Sekonic Light Meter (1) GRIP V Flat World Foldable V Flat (2) Turtle Base C-Stand (4) Photoflex Light Stand (2) Avenger D600 Mini Boom (2) Full Apple Box (2) Half Apple Box (2) 15 lb Sandbag (6) AF3 SFX Fan (2) Spring Clamps (20) Black and White Gaff Tape Savage 107" White Seamless Savage 107" Black Seamless Savage 107" Grey Seamless Stepladder TECHNOLOGY Tether Tools TetherPro USB 3.0 Male Type-A to USB 3.0 Micro-B Cable (Orange 15') Tether Tools TetherPro USB 2.0 Type-A to 5-Pin Mini-USB Cable (Orange, 15') Tether Tools TetherPro USB 2.0 Active Extension Cable (16', Orange) MISC.: Black Chairs (30) 6 ft Folding Table (4) Belkin 12 Port Plug (2) Extension Cords Industrial Steamer Clothing Racks Hi-Speed WiFi Elevators

Jupiter House

New York | Red Hook

$125 per hour
15
33Responds within 3 hours
About our space: There are many plants and unique art including an astrological clock that we have made and collected over the years. We custom built the space and hope that you can feel the care put into the flow and look of the space. We require a $250 security deposit in addition to the cost of the booking. The deposit will be fully refunded by us within one day of your booking, provided there are no damages to the space or extra time. COVID 10: Masks are only required to be worn by unvaccinated people, and those on camera may remove their mask during their stay. We do not allow any drinking of alcohol in our space with making prior arrangements to hire one of our staff members to be present. 11-15 people is charged at $125ph.

Best Kept Secret - Affordable Rates!

New York | Greenpoint

$225 per hour
100
1
Beautiful newly built independent movie theater space with movable chairs for multipurpose use. We have a 4K Enhanced projector, 160" movie screen, 12 foot stage, 70 seats, Surround Sound w/ Subwoofer, additional Café space for networking events. Space has been used for movie screenings, workshops, film festivals, launch parties, art shows, one-woman shows, variety shows, comedy and more.

A Little Palace in Brooklyn

New York | Bushwick

$200 per hour
50
13Responds within 4 hours
Designed and built as an experiment in the possibilities of loft living, surreality and commercial space, The Love Shack is one open main space with other small spaces inside the two human-size dollhouses, creating a unique Alice in Wonderland magical experience. In this unique loft conversion almost every piece of furniture you see is an original design or an antique that has been heavily modified and restored. Max capacity 50 standing, no more than 40 recommended. Casual seating around the space for up to 25, including the possibility of a formal dining setup for 10. (Alternatively, folding table and chairs may be brought in to seat 20 for dinner parties at additional cost.) Full working kitchen. Excellent sound system connects via Bluetooth. HD video projection on to 7ft x 4ft screen via HDMI, Thunderbolt or Display Port from your laptop or phone. ------ House Rules: Renter must book all time needed in the space, including for setup and cleanup. Trash and recyclables must be separated and left bagged up in the garden to avoid additional garbage handling fee. Everything else brought into the space must be removed by the end time. $750-$1000 security deposit (varies by type of rental) will be held separately and refunded the next business day following event, pending no damages or overtime. Overtime is strict and charged per half hour or part thereof. ------ We look forward to helping you create your magical event here!

Modern Loft Perfect for Photos and Video

New York | Lower Manhattan

$150 per hour
30
12Responds within an hour
Sleek, stylish and spacious loft in Tribeca that's a great back drop for photo and film shoots. Private keyed elevator opens into an eclectic art filled loft with bleached hardwood floors, high ceilings, central air conditioning and a custom designed kitchen featuring white glass cabinets and a stunning natural wood slab counter. The front part of the space has three windows that face north giving even light throughout the day. The entire apartment is painted white and any art work can be removed upon request. The guest bathroom is recently renovated. The bedrooms get beautiful natural light.

Former Foundry with Old World Charm

New York | Midtown

$350 per hour
75
6Responds within 3 hours
This unique 2000 + sq. ft space offers so much diversity with it's 25 foot ceilings, open floor plans, sky lights, loft areas, great acoustics, an incredible appointment of old foundry art, and a history that embraces all who enter the space. The space has been used for film, photography, live theater, operatic performances, concerts, corporate events and a host of other private events. As this was a former foundry, the building is equipped with commercial/industrial electricity. All rentals include setup and tear down time.

Spacious Brownstone

New York | Lower Manhattan

$500 per hour
110
19Responds within an hour
Historic and elegant parlor floor of a beautiful brownstone; high ceilings, chandeliers, three distinct spaces which can be opened to each other. Different rates apply depending on number of guests and day of week. Rates for weddings, film, television and professional photo shoots available upon request.

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