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Commercial Property Executive: 15 Modern Office Layout Trends for 2017

| March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Commercial Property Executive:  15 Modern Office Layout Trends for 2017

Commercial Property Executive currently features a snapshot of Office deployment trends— mix of some design elements that we’re seeing pretty regularly in both tech and professional service settings, and a few cultural workplace shifts, too. Dense “collaborative” open office space designs are seen by many as more about bottom line than culture, and the concept has […]

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Sublease space on the rise

| March 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
Sublease space on the rise

Interesting stats out of  the Colliers research department, confirming a trend that has been building for some time.   Sublease space as a percentage of the market in Silicon Valley has shot up drastically over the past year, now making up nearly a third of total inventory.  In Palo Alto, the strongest submarket in the region, the increase […]

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Commercial Real Estate News- 5 Tech Trends Shaping the CRE Industry

| March 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
Commercial Real Estate News- 5 Tech Trends Shaping the CRE Industry

Good “CRE Tech 101” article can be found HERE via the very useful Real Estate Tech News blog.    Worth a quick read if you’re looking for a quick primer in emerging trends in the industry. Interesting to see Search at the BOTTOM of their list of industry trends.   A few years ago, Search was […]

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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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