Leipzig: high standards, affordable prices
The city is over 1,000 years old, but it is still a leader in innovation. In 2020, Leipzig experienced the fastest population growth in Germany. With 600,000 residents, Leipzig is projected to continue growing – according to a forecast by the Berlin Institute for Population and Development, the city expects 700,000 inhabitants by 2040. Of course, this is no coincidence – companies of all kinds benefit from the robust local economy and positive socioeconomic factors.
Economically, Saxony’s largest city stands on five supporting pillars – Logistics (DHL, DB Schenker), Automotive (Porsche, BMW), Life Sciences (Vita 34 AG, ”BioCity Campus”), Energy & Environment (ONTRAS Gastransport), and Technology & Media (Siemens, Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk). In technology alone, the number of employees grew by almost 50% between 2005 and 2018, corresponding to an increase of 10,624 employees – figures that highlight how Leipzig is attracting young and innovative workers.
The East German start-up scene
The Saxon metropolis is founder-friendly and a start-up hot spot. Industrial zones and commercial areas are strategically developed and established to inspire innovation. With trade fairs, networking events, and targeted economic support for all sectors, the city proactively supports its companies of all sizes. And, as if that were not enough, the prices for workspace and coworking are quite affordable.
All of these factors are leading to Leipzig’s success. Currently, a flock of entrepreneurs, founders, and start-ups are moving to the city. For example, take not of well-known names such as Trivago, CHECK24, and Verifox. In total, the number of start-ups in 2020 is estimated at well over 200. So if you are a freelancer, founder, or start-up looking for a high-quality business address at an affordable price, Leipzig is the right choice.
Coworking options in a beautiful German city
Coworking in Leipzig offers the perfect intersection of business, creative work environment, and flexible memberships. The locations provided by AllOfficeCenters are conveniently located in the city center and easily accessible by public transportation.
Leipzig’s history dates back over 1,000 years. The city center highlights this vast history with beautiful old buildings and historic facades. In 2017, it took first place in an article by IFH Cologne ranking the most attractive city centers in Germany – beating out 119 competitors. Here, you will find a great place to work and also cosmopolitan city life, including trendy restaurants, shopping, entertainment, direct public transport connections, and much more.
The exceptional infrastructure and continuous economic growth combined with a high quality of life, make Leipzig a desirable place to live and work. We want to help you find the perfect shared space for you in this beautiful city, so contact us today!