• Reis: Office Vacancy Rate increased in Q2 to 16.6%

    13 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    Reis released their Q2 2018 Office Vacancy survey this morning. Reis reported that the office vacancy rate increased to 16.6% in Q2, from 16.5% in Q1 2018. This is up from 16.4% in Q2 2017, and down from the cycle peak of 17.6%.
    From Reis Economist Barbara Denham:
    Showing mixed signs of the current state of the office market, the office vacancy rate increased for the second straight quarter to 16.6%. Heading into the ninth year of the recovery, the office market has never seen the robust leasing activity of previous expansions, maintaining a steady but low level of absorption despite...
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