Requirements and comparison of spaces

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Desired Characteristics

This is only a short list of the things that we have listed as what we want for the space. Feel free to add to it. We will prioritize them later.

  • Garage Door/Roll Up Door
  • Office Space
  • Heating and Air
  • Cement Floors
  • Rooftop Access
  • Ample Parking
  • Controlled Access
  • Good Ventilation
  • Space for Welding
  • Washroom
  • Kitchen
  • Restroom
  • Wash Station
  • Laundry Room
  • Accessible Plumbing
  • Collaboration Room/Classroom
  • Closed off Workshop
  • Sound Recording Room
  • Dark Room


In order to have protection of the equipment and people in the space we will have to get insurance. At minimum we will be required to have liability. Look to the insurance page for details about requirements and ideas.


This is the contact info for the Realtors that we have been in touch with for looking at the spaces. If you have information about a possible Realtor we should be in touch with feel free to add their info here. If you don't really know how to put it into the table feel free to just put it up on here or on the talk page any way you can and one of the people monitoring this page can translate it into the wiki terms.

Name Office Phone Cell Fax E-mail Company Contacted Opinion
Bud Worsham 6525 Quail Hollow, Suit 401 Memphis, TN 38120 (901) 758-5670 (901) 355-1525 (901) 758-5655 Crye-Leike Commercial Yes Questionable, may not use in the future


Pictures Name Rating Address Rent Utilities Est Total Space Office Space Comments
Yard 1 (2194 Freemont).JPG 2203 Freemont Rd. 2203 Freemont Rd., Memphis, TN 38114Gnome-globe.svg $800/mo ~$275/mo $1244.23/mo 3,770 sq ft (350 m2) 2 offices House: 1,320 sq ft (123 m2)
Shared Shop: 2,450 sq ft (228 m2)
Locked Shop: ~300 sq ft (28 m2)
Store Front 1 (3527 Southern Ave).jpg 3527 Southern Ave 3527 Southern Ave, Memphis, TN 38111Gnome-globe.svg $800/mo ~$250/mo $1219.23/mo 2,040 sq ft (190 m2) 1 office
Looking Towards Front (132 Cumberland St).jpg Bell Parks 132 132 Cumberland St. Memphis, TN 38122Gnome-globe.svg $750/mo ~$150/mo $1069.23/mo 1,875 sq ft (174.2 m2) 2 offices No Longer Available! Does still have other spaces that cost more.
No image available.svg 826 Virginia Run Cv 826 Virginia Run Cv, Memphis, TN 38122Gnome-globe.svg $12000/mo ~$0/mo $12169.23/mo Unknown offices
Building Front (4229 Summer Ave).JPG 4229 Summer Ave 4229 Summer Ave, Memphis, TN 38122Gnome-globe.svg $0/mo ~$0/mo $169.23/mo 3,350 sq ft (311 m2) 8 offices 3 Garage Doors