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Creative ecosystems for London’s dormant buildings

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The Hive is a progressive property management operator that provides affordable workspace for start-ups, creatives and entrepreneurs.

Currently operating out of a 20,000 sq. ft. building in the heart of Hackney Wick, The Hive have a tried and tested model for the successful operation of distinctive buildings.

Working closely with landlords, local authorities and developers The Hive has the expertise to breathe fresh life into run-down buildings and those in-between uses, filling them with young talented people and creating new community minded, multi-use creative hubs.

Our mission
24 Hour
Unique Network & Ecosystem
Working Space
Fixed Costs & No
Hidden Fee's
Access to
Event Space

A Unique Ecosystem

The Hive prides itself on creating a safe, stable creative ecosystems that allows new business to flourish whilst they’re still in the incubation phase. Small start-ups rubbing shoulders with similar businesses lead to increased opportunity and growth.

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Alexander Gudmestad

“It’s great to have the Hive onboard as volunteer caretakers at Old Ford Lock.”

// London Ranger Canal and River Trust
Mark Bennett

““Our concerns and needs as a business have always been understood dealt with quickly and professionally.”

// tenant -heybigman!
Neil Brown

“The Hive took up tenancy here in 2012 and have transformed an old sofa factory into a real hub. It’s an incredible effort and I’ve found them to be an approachable, reliable and proactive team.”

// Surreyvale - Building Owner
Project Partner

“As the operators at Swan Wharf, The Hive have proven successful in providing and delivering affordable workspace and raising the profile of this great building.”

// The Anderson Group - FIL Developer



“The Hive have created a strong community feeling in the way they manage their operation.”

// Durbandaire
Who We Are

OUr Creative Team

Barney Sutton
Timmy Sampson
Ian Hale
Managing Director
Jen McCartney
Richie Thomas
Building Manager
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Swan Wharf, 60 Dace Road, London, E3 2NQ
Phone Number: 0208 986 3708