Pricing

Living Studios and Working Studios are situated at below-market rental rates, because SBCAST is privately subsidized.  In addition, all utilities (except for telecommunications) are provided at no additional expense to the resident.

SBCAST Rentals Pricing

Living Studios (7 units) – $1600 per month

The Living Studios are typically served by 18 month, fixed term, leases.  Electricity, heating, water, recycling, trash and sewer utilities are provided at no additional expense.  Electricity is provided by SBCAST rooftop photovoltaic panels.  Studio heating and hot water are served by a solar thermal water circulation system.  Residents are responsible for their desired telecommunications (internet, cable, telephone).

Working Studios (4 units) – $1100 per month

The Working Studios are typically served by 12-18 month, fixed term,  leases.  Electricity, heating, water, recycling, trash and sewer utilities are provided at no additional expense.  Electricity is provided by SBCAST rooftop photovoltaic panels.  Studio heating and hot water are served by a solar thermal water circulation system.  Residents are responsible for their desired telecommunications (internet, cable, telephone).

SBCAST Resources Pricing

Guest Living Studios (2 units) – $2000 per month

The Guest Living Studios are subject to calendar-based availability.  Residencies are fixed term, typically ranging from one to three months, although longer terms are possible.  All utilities, including wifi, are provided for Guest Living Studios residents.

Workshop (1 unit) – Spaces: $150-$350 per month

The Workshop is subject to calendar-based availability.  All utilities, including wifi, are provided by SBCAST.  Electricity is provide by SBCAST rooftop photovoltaic panels.  The Workshop is a non-heated, enclosed, working space secured by RFID keycard access.  The Workshop is a large, 1200 square foot, common area that incorporates a range of working spaces, ranging from 100 square feet to 250 square feet.  

Exhibition rooms / Classrooms / Community rooms (2 units)

These rooms are subject to calendar-based availability.  Rates: $1100 per month max, $75 per day max, $30 per day min, $15 per hour.  In any one month period, the rate does not exceed $1100 per month.  All utilities, including wifi, are provided by SBCAST.

Courtyard

The SBCAST Courtyard is subject to calendar-based availability.  Minimum event charge is $500/$1000 (non-profit/for profit), $500/$1000 per 24 hour period max, charges inclusive of timing required for build and strike.  For usage beyond 24 hours, each additional hour is $50.  All utilities, including wifi, are provided by SBCAST.  Event host is required to provide for security and event-focused recycling/trash services.

Aerial Rigging Points

Aerial Rigging Points are subject to calendar-based availability and are available as as option for Courtyard rental.  A 14-foot “A” frame ladder is available to access the Aerial Rigging Points.

Parking

One leased parking spot is available for each Living Studio, assuming it’s requested.  If requested, this personal parking spot is leased at $100 per month.  Automobiles may not be left in the SBCAST Courtyard, overnight, unless they have a dashboard-displayed reserved parking pass.  However, any two-wheeled vehicles, such as motorcycles, scooters, electric bicycles and bicycles may be parked at SBCAST daily and overnight.  For events, the Courtyard is typically cleared of all vehicles, including automobiles and two wheeled vehicles, whether or not they have a reserved parking pass.