The Impact of Tech/Creative Tenant on Office Leasing in Seattle

by | 22 September 2016

Seattle, home to Amazon’s corporate headquarters as well as the base of operations for notable new-era tech companies Zillow,, BuddyTV and many others has long been viewed as an appealing Northwestern outpost for creative and tech types. In the first quarter, the Seattle office market continued to perform well, with the vacancy rate shrinking to 8.3 percent and 156,000 square feet of net absorption.

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The way we work is changing—from how people source jobs to where companies relocate. In our Fall 2016 issue of Knowledge Leader, we delve into these trends and take a look at how they are impacting commercial space.

In our cover feature, “What’s All the Talk About?,” Urban Land Institute Foundation President and CEO Kathleen Carey discusses various movements to watch in the world of real estate, including companies relocating to follow the talent and the decreasing need for parking.

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