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Offices for the Taking

A new crop of applications is making it possible for mobile workers to rent office space on the fly.

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Mobile workspace-finding apps such as LiquidSpace, above, make it possible for people to rent temporary office space when traveling or when they want a break from the home office.

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Portions of CoCo Minneapolis, above, can be rented for temporary office work through OpenDesks.

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San Francisco startup TaskRabbit opens its doors to mobile workers through an app called Loosecubes.

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The mobile work trend isn’t only U.S.-based. The space above, Applicake, in Krakow, Poland, can be rented through Loosecubes.

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Workers without permanent office space often need professional-looking locations to host meetings. The conference room above belongs to StudioCrossings in Waltham, Massachusetts, and can be rented through OpenDesks.

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The space above, Blankspaces, is located in Los Angeles and is available through OpenDesks.

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