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Monthly snapshot shows flat Peninsula market

| September 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Our monthly look at Peninsula submarkets is now available.  For the third consecutive month, the  San Mateo County (the Peninsula minus Mtn View and Palo Alto) vacancy rate has ticked up modestly– a stark contrast to a closer look at some of core submarkets.   Current snapshots for downtown  Palo Alto, Redwood City and San Mateo show continued rent growth and exceptionally […]

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The largest open floor plan in the world

| August 29, 2012 | 0 Comments
The largest open floor plan in the world

Given that last year’s dramatic market recovery was driven by large deals, I shouldn’t be too surprised to find myself writing about new proposed corporate campuses twice in as many days. Word that Facebook has hired legendary architect Frank Gehry to design their proposed new Menlo Park building has garnered some excitement on the Peninsula.   An […]

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Office Snapshots: An In-depth Look At Apple’s Iconic Campus

| August 27, 2012 | 0 Comments
Office Snapshots: An In-depth Look At Apple’s Iconic Campus

Renderings of Apple’s very distinctive planned new headquarters have been grabbing attention for a year or so- most good, some a bit derisive.  The most detailed spread I’ve seen to date was just posted to Office Snapshots (if you like cool tech office interiors, this is a great place to waste some time) — great detail […]

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Monthly market snapshots for August

| August 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Our research department has just released its monthly submarket snapshots for downtown Palo Alto,  Redwood City and San Mateo.   Despite a bit of a slowdown in the broader markets over the past quarter, all of these core locations remain solid. If you haven’t yet checked out our Q2 2012 Market Report and Forecast for the Peninsula, it can be found […]

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Colliers Q2 2012 SF Peninsula Market Report and Forecast

| July 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Our SF Peninsula Market Report and Forecast for Q2 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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