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Colliers International’s Q4 2016 U.S. Office Market Outlook

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
Colliers International’s Q4 2016 U.S. Office Market Outlook

Despite Slowing Growth, Further Upside Remains for U.S. Office Market We are pleased to share Colliers International’s Q4 2016 U.S. Office Market Outlook Report. As we reflect on Q4 2016 activity and our outlook for 2017, most markets are still improving. Almost 75% of the metro office markets tracked saw an increase in asking rents […]

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Colliers International’s Q4 2016 US Top Office Metros Snapshot

| February 20, 2017 | 0 Comments
Colliers International’s Q4 2016 US Top Office Metros Snapshot

Rents Hold Steady Despite Softening Fundamentals We are pleased to share Colliers International’s Q4 2016 US Top Office Metros Snapshot While most metros saw positive absorption in the fourth quarter, overall net absorption is down year over year. Growth, albeit slowing, should continue this year, with U.S. office-using employment growth expected to fall from 2.4% […]

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The Registry: Colliers Forecasts Strong Performance for CRE but Climate Remains Unpredictable

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Registry:  Colliers Forecasts Strong Performance for CRE but Climate Remains Unpredictable

The Registry’s article on this years TRENDS conference: On February 7, Jeff Fredericks, executive managing director at Colliers International, hosted the firm’s eighteenth commercial real estate forecast conference, Trends2017, at San Jose’s California Theatre. The featured topics extended beyond the anticipated overview of real estate market trends for Silicon Valley and the San Francisco Peninsula. […]

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Peninsula Market Update, 4Q 2016

| January 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
Peninsula Market Update, 4Q 2016

Our Q4 2016 Market Report for the SF Peninsula is available HERE. A preview of my article on the office market follows: The Greater San Francisco Peninsula (includes San Mateo County, Palo Alto, Mountain View, and Los Altos) closed 2016 with an exceptionally low vacancy rate of 5.90%, largely unchanged from the prior quarter and […]

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Peninsula Market Update, 3Q 2106

| October 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Peninsula Market Update, 3Q 2106

Our Q3 2016 Market Report for the SF Peninsula is available HERE. A preview of my article on the office market follows: The office vacancy rate on the Greater San Francisco Peninsula (includes San Mateo County, Palo Alto, Mountain View, and Los Altos) continues to find new historic lows, closing the third quarter of 2016 […]

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