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  • The San Francisco Story – Six Quick Stats
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    By Robert Sammons, Senior Director, Northern California Research It seems as if tenants can’t get enough of San Francisco. New office deliveries at 100 percent pre-leased as well as activity from tech and non-tech alike in other buildings across the City pushed the vacancy rate down to its lowest figure in... Read more »
  • Tech Cities 2.0 — an analysis of North American cities staking their ground in Tech
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    By Robert Sammons, Senior Director, Northern California Research Currently 80% of the United States population lives in cities and in the last decade, 84% of our country’s GDP was generated by large metropolises. [1]And while cities are driving growth, there’s an underlying factor that deserves recognition. That factor is technology, specifically technology... Read more »
  • Northern California Office Market Insight
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    Robert Sammons, Senior Director, Northern California Research Erik Hallgrimson, CCIM, Executive Managing Director This article originally appeared in the September issue of Western Real Estate Business. The economic expansion continues across the U.S., now the second longest since World War II. With tech companies driving this cycle, it is no surprise the Bay... Read more »
  • The Expansion Continues – Nationally and Locally
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    By Robert Sammons, Senior Director, Northern California Research Want to know what the future holds? Well Cushman & Wakefield will help you out there – at least regarding the economy and commercial real estate (CRE) – with this week’s release of our U.S. Macro Forecast. Global Chief Economist Kevin Thorpe along... Read more »
  • Salesforce (Transbay) Transit Center Opens plus TOD Map Delivers
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    By Robert Sammons, Senior Director, Northern California Research The Salesforce (Transbay) Transit Center opened with a splash this past weekend and to more or less rave reviews. It’s all shiny and clean inside but the real star of the show has been the park on top – it is truly beautiful and... Read more »
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