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Next Happens Here.

Welcome to Avenu, a coworking community in the Pittsburgh Innovation District. Avenu's locations in Oakland and Uptown provide the space, culture, amenities, and community that allow innovators to thrive.

Why Avenu

Get in the Zone

Build Your Business Here

Co-work in Pittsburgh’s most heavily traveled transit corridor that connects Carnegie Mellon University, The University of Pittsburgh, UPMC and Oakland to Downtown Pittsburgh.

Available Workspaces
Flexible Leasing

Flexible Leasing

On a corridor campus spanning two neighborhoods — we work hard to add space and grow with you — whether with a month-to-month option or longer, all-inclusive leases.

KIZ Benefits

KIZ Benefits

Game-changing for qualifying companies. The benefits include significant PA tax credits and a top-notch paid internship program through Urban Innovation 21.



Avenu boasts easy regional access with dedicated parking and the evolving Forbes Avenue bike lane. We’re sandwiched between the city’s major universities and the heart of downtown and poised to be Pittsburgh’s innovation corridor — what’s not to like?

Success is in Our DNA

Success is in Our DNA

Since its founding as StartUptown in 2012, Avenu has hosted some of the region’s most recognizable and successful startups

Come Build with Us

Come Build with Us

Economic development in the corridor is our focus —from co-work to live-work. Whether you are a coffee shop or a developer hoping to transform a city block — let’s connect.


Square Feet & Growing

6 +

Companies with Room for More

10 +

Diverse Employees

$0.01M +

Total KIZ Benefits Paid

Human Focused. Business Driven.


Avenu: Driving equitable economic development in Pittsburgh’s Fifth/Forbes corridor.
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District Innovation

Avenu takes us to a new level of urban participation.


What's Happening

Oakland’s Newest Co-Working Space is Avenu: RevvOakland — And It’s the Most Exciting One Yet

In Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood, startups and tech companies are the future; Avenu is a coworking community that offers spaces geared…

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Avenu Renews Commitment to Paramount Exchange Building & Announces Lease with Anchor Tenant, Forest Devices

Avenu, the co-working campus in the Pittsburgh Innovation District, today announced that it extended its lease at the historic Paramount…

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A messy desk full of robotic parts and technology

Meet Tom and Fred – A Guy and a Dinosaur Helping Students Create Robots

CEO of Avenu member company BirdBrain Technologies, Tom Lauwers, shows off the Hummingbird Robotics Kit in this recent article. With this tool,…

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