Gainesville Innovation District

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What is the Innovation District?

A walkable urban tech and business community located steps from vibrant downtown and the Nation's 8th-Ranked Public University, Gainesville's Innovation District offers premium office, restaurant, lab and retail space – ideal for 9-to-5 and everything in between.

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The Perfect Location.

Nestled between culturally-rich downtown and the University of Florida campus, Gainesville’s Innovation District is the city’s only region that provides a place for leading-edge enterprises and research institutions to connect with fast-growing startups, industry behemoths, and business incubators. Creating a collaborative community where the entrepreneurial spirit can thrive, the Innovation District offers a life-work-play environment for Gainesville’s top employers. This cutting-edge urban tech and research hub features state-of-the-art offices, luxury housing, and the best dining and entertainment options Gainesville has to offer, forming an environment that stimulates creativity and encourages work-life balance. Enjoy the best of both worlds, from nine-to-five and everything beyond – all in one place.
2 Blocks from the University of Florida
2 Blocks from Downtown Gainesville

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Innovation District location in Gainesville, FL

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New leadership for UF Innovation District

This expansion and new leadership includes the university working in partnership with Gainesville and the chamber of commerce to bring in new businesses to the region.

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StartupGNV’s Startup Sprint Competition Brings Entrepreneurs Together in Gainesville’s Innovation District

The event, described as "part hackathon, part business pitch competition", ultimately led up to a "Shark Tank"-style competition at Gainesville's High Dive.

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Opus Coffee to open new shop in Gainesville’s Innovation District

Gainesville residents will no longer need to take a trip to the doctor to grab some Opus Coffee. The locally owned shop will open its newest location in Gainesville’s Innovation District later this month. It will be its first storefront outside of local hospitals, including Shands.

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Licensing of Academic Patents Has Contributed Up to $1.7 Trillion to US Economy

The study discovered that the licensing of university and nonprofit research, such as the work done at UF Innovate, headquartered in the Gainesville Innovation District, has made a significant contribution to US GDP, industrial gross output, and jobs over the last 22 years.

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Lab Near UF Campus To Feature Access To UF Innovate Network In New Partnership

The new affiliation agreement will give Trimark's lab tenants access to the amenities offered at The Hub, such as autoclaves and incubators.

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Buildings & Offices Available For Lease

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Jacobs Engineering Group at Ingenuity

Meet Ingenuity; a dynamic office space in the heart of Gainesville's Innovation District. Located walking distance to UF & downtown, you will be in the perfect position to experience all the best that Gainesville has to offer.

16-220

Employees

3.5k, 5.5k, 11k, 22k

Sqft

Available YES

UF Innovate | The Hub Phases I & II

The incubation and recruiting heart of GID, The Hub offers state of the art office space including a wet lab, and light manufacturing space in the premier location for growing companies that want to be noticed. Its premium location between the University of Florida and Downtown Gainesville makes it an ideal location for larger companies looking to grow their talent pool with world class talent from the #7 university in the nation.

360+

Employees

106,000

Sqft

Available Now

237 at Innovation District

237 features two suites, A and B; Suite A is available beginning July 2019. This trendy, eye-catching space features a mostly open layout with modern design elements, an attached parking lot with plenty of parking spaces, and state-of-the-art landscaping.

15-35

Employees

1,709-3404

Sqft

Available See Website

720 Office Plaza

Currently home to companies such as CareSpot and MindTree, 720 Office Plaza offers office space in the Innovation District for tech and medical firms.

520

Employees

71,000

Sqft

Available Now

239 at Innovation District

With a blend of private suites and open office space, 239 is an eye-catching building perfect for any growing business. Design elements include glass-walled offices, a kitchenette with contemporary appliances, and plenty of windows for lots of natural light.

2-39

Employees

925-3,899

Sqft

Available December 2019

108, 110 & 112 at Innovation District

Currently undergoing renovations for December 2019 move-in! These offices can be customized to fit your business' individual needs by adding conference rooms, phone booth-style offices and breakout space. You can also choose design elements like paint colors & flooring.

10-20

Employees

2,000, 2,000 & 2,500

Sqft

Available YES

800 Second Building at Innovation District

This newly-completed, state-of-the-art office building offers multiple leasing options, from co-working and individual space all the way to entire floors of office, retail and lab space. The four-story building features modern design elements throughout, including floor-to-ceiling windows for a bright workspace and incredible views of the District. The first floor also features a bistro to grab coffee and a connecting conference center ideal for larger business meetings.

500

Employees

55,000

Sqft

Available Now

621 Restaurant Space

Fully customizable restaurant space in the heart of Gainesville's Innovation District. This would make a perfect lunch and/or dinner spot for employees of UF and downtown, both located within 1 mile from this premium location.

15-20

Employees

1260

Sqft

Available Now
Jacobs Engineering Group at Ingenuity

16-220
3.5k, 5.5k, 11k, 22k

Meet Ingenuity; a dynamic office space in the heart of Gainesville's Innovation District. Located walking distance to UF & downtown, you will be in the perfect position to experience all the best that Gainesville has to offer.

Available YES
UF Innovate | The Hub Phases I & II

360+
106,000

The incubation and recruiting heart of GID, The Hub offers state of the art office space including a wet lab, and light manufacturing space in the premier location for growing companies that want to be noticed. Its premium location between the University of Florida and Downtown Gainesville makes it an ideal location for larger companies looking to grow their talent pool with world class talent from the #7 university in the nation.

Available Now
237 at Innovation District

15-35
1,709-3404

237 features two suites, A and B; Suite A is available beginning July 2019. This trendy, eye-catching space features a mostly open layout with modern design elements, an attached parking lot with plenty of parking spaces, and state-of-the-art landscaping.

Available See Website
720 Office Plaza

520
71,000

Currently home to companies such as CareSpot and MindTree, 720 Office Plaza offers office space in the Innovation District for tech and medical firms.

Available Now
239 at Innovation District

2-39
925-3,899

With a blend of private suites and open office space, 239 is an eye-catching building perfect for any growing business. Design elements include glass-walled offices, a kitchenette with contemporary appliances, and plenty of windows for lots of natural light.

Available December 2019
108, 110 & 112 at Innovation District

10-20
2,000, 2,000 & 2,500

Currently undergoing renovations for December 2019 move-in! These offices can be customized to fit your business' individual needs by adding conference rooms, phone booth-style offices and breakout space. You can also choose design elements like paint colors & flooring.

Available YES
800 Second Building at Innovation District

500
55,000

This newly-completed, state-of-the-art office building offers multiple leasing options, from co-working and individual space all the way to entire floors of office, retail and lab space. The four-story building features modern design elements throughout, including floor-to-ceiling windows for a bright workspace and incredible views of the District. The first floor also features a bistro to grab coffee and a connecting conference center ideal for larger business meetings.

Available Now
621 Restaurant Space

15-20
1260

Fully customizable restaurant space in the heart of Gainesville's Innovation District. This would make a perfect lunch and/or dinner spot for employees of UF and downtown, both located within 1 mile from this premium location.