New York City isn't the only place with an Empire State Building, Downtown Spokane is also home to a historic building with the same name. While Spokane's is named for our location in the " Inland Empire " and offers a smaller amount of square footage ( much smaller ), it is playing a big part in local economy.
The building , which is located at 905 W. Riverside Ave. , underwent renovations in the early 2010's . And, with the economy in better standing, some new office tenants are setting up shop within the building. But first a look at the building, along with some leasing information, for the several offices that are still available for your business-
And, now here is a look at what business have opened in the Empire State Building recently-
Community Frameworks is an affordable housing organization with several low income apartment complexes owned and managed by Community Frameworks in both Spokane and Western Washington. In fact the move by Community Frameworks' offices is due to plans to construct a large three story apartment building at the site of Community Frameworks' old offices north of Downtown Spokane ( search this site for 315 West for more information on that project )
Community Frameworks is leasing 2,700 square feet of office space, all on the first floor of the Empire State Building.
Millianna is a maker of fashion and high end jewelry, that's even had pieces seen on the hit CW show Gossip Girl. Millianna also operates an office in New York City.
In the Empire State Building Millianna occupies almost 800 square feet of office space.
Architecture / construction management / engineering firm OAC Services has opened a new Spokane office in suite 510 of the Empire State Building. The Spokane office will act as a satellite office to their other offices in Seattle and San Jose,CA. . The Spokane location also created a small amount of new local jobs.
Fun fact about Spokane's Empire State Building ( from OAC Services )
Spokane's Empire State Building , is a six story historic building that was constructed in 1900, pre-dating the more well known Empire State Building in New York City in by 30 years.