Pacific Investment

February 15, 2017 Comments Off on The Sectors Driving Office Occupancy Views: 371 Texas - Other, Texas News

The Sectors Driving Office Occupancy

Texas is a huge state, spanning approximately 270,000 square miles. As such, in 2016, different industry sectors drove office demand in the different metros, according to research from CBRE. For example, while the Dallas-Fort Worth region can trace lease transactions to technology, Houston’s office sector saw legal pick up the space slack from the energy sector decline.

Technology also powered the Austin office market, with many of 2016’s top leases coming from international tech companies taking space in newly constructed office buildings.

Meanwhile, back to DFW, the North Texas office sector was “a crucial component of the national market, with 11% of all U.S. 2016 office absorption attributed to the DFW market,” the research indicated.

Read More at CBRE

Subscribe to Connect Daily Texas

For comments, questions or concerns, please contact Amy Sorter

For advertising information, please contact

Tags: ,

Comments are closed.