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Bubble popping in downtown Palo Alto? No.

| December 17, 2012 | 1 Comment
Bubble popping in downtown Palo Alto?  No.

Our latest batch of monthly submarket snapshots is now available– click HERE to download Our Downtown Palo Alto stats are interesting enough that I’ve posted a little more drilled down version of our typical monthly snapshot.  A quick look at these stats shows a relatively drastic increase in vacancies and a corresponding dip in asking rates in what is […]

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A Colliers Holiday tradition

| December 7, 2012 | 0 Comments
A Colliers Holiday tradition

Brokers and staff from Collier’s Silicon Valley and Peninsula offices hosted the 2nd grade class of San Jose’s Trace school this morning for our 16th annual field trip to the beautiful Patchen Tree Farm in the Santa Cruz mountains.   It has been one of my favorite Colliers events since I’ve worked here, and one of many […]

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Monthly update on the Peninsula and some key Submarkets

| November 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

I’ve just posted our latest snapshots for downtown Palo Alto, Redwood City and San Mateo to Opinion of Value’s Market Information page. While downtown Palo Alto registered what I consider an inconsequential bump in vacancy, these downtown cores have remained pretty stable over the course of the year. We’ve also just released our monthly snapshot […]

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Colliers Q3 2012 SF Peninsula Market Report and Forecast

| October 16, 2012 | 0 Comments
Colliers Q3 2012 SF Peninsula Market Report and Forecast

Our SF Peninsula Market Report and Forecast for Q3 2012 is now available.  I would like to call your attention to the Office market report, which I authored. You can download the report HERE.

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Peninsula market takes a breather

| October 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

We will be releasing our 3Q 2012 market report very shortly.  My article on the state of the office market follows: After a truly explosive 2011 in the local commercial real estate market—a year that saw solid net absorption and stunning rent growth in nearly every corner of the Peninsula—it should come as little surprise […]

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