The Q3 2017 U.S. Top Office Metros Snapshot report shows that the major office markets remained steady during the third quarter, with rents still rising in two markets and holding firm in the remaining eight.

Office vacancy rates are mostly stable, and only three markets experienced a rise in vacancy. Demand is increasingly bifurcated with some traditional office tenants in cost-containment mode, reducing their office footprint in favor of space efficiency. Conversely, the technology sector is still growing at a fast rate and continues to lease large blocks of office space.

Key takeaways from this report include:

For more details on the latest office trends in these top metro markets, download the Q3 2017 U.S. Top Office Metros Snapshot.