Monthly Archives: January 2020

UNLV’s solar house is ‘not science fiction;’ it can be built now

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 25, 2020
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Not so long ago, when the world was still analog, architecture students came into college already having some experience building things. Previous generations took shop classes or tinkered in their parents’ garage.

San Jose/Silicon Valley Q4 2019 Regional Market Report

Posted by Colliers on January 24, 2020
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Silicon Valley remains the heart of California’s economic expansion and the region’s commercial property markets are reaping the benefits. November 2019 marked California’s 117th consecutive month of job growth, the longest on record.

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Pleasanton/Tri-Valley Q4 2019 Office Market Report

Posted by Colliers on January 24, 2020
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The fourth quarter experienced a slight uptick in vacancy to 10.2 percent from 9.9 percent in the previous quarter.

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Pleasanton/Tri-Valley Q4 2019 Industrial Market Report

Posted by Colliers on January 24, 2020
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The Tri-Valley industrial market finished an already strong 2019 with a very significant lease transaction to Amazon.

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Redwood City/Peninsula Q4 2019 Regional Market Report

Posted by Colliers on January 22, 2020
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The overall vacancy rate for all property types across the San Francisco Peninsula increased from 4.2 to 5.4 percent, while rents trended in different directions relative to property type. The weighted average asking rate for research & development (

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Oakland/Alameda County Q4 2019 Office Market Report

Posted by Colliers on January 22, 2020
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As workforce and economic development bring about a vital, innovative, and globally competitive market within the I-80/880 Corridor, we continue to see low office vacancy rates and gradually climbing asking rents.

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Oakland/Alameda County Q4 2019 Industrial Market Report

Posted by Colliers on January 22, 2020
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The I-80/880 Corridor industrial market vacancy remains historically low and stable at just 2.9 percent.

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10 things to know about the NFL Draft in Las Vegas

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 21, 2020
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Clark County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly attended last year’s NFL Draft in Nashville, Tenn. He wanted to see what Nashville did right and make sure when April’s draft is conducted in Las Vegas, it is bigger and better. “They did a fantastic job, but this is Las Vegas,” Weekly said. The NFL submitted draft details to ...

NFL announces big plans for draft in Las Vegas

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 21, 2020
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NFL draft prospects will arrive by boat and be introduced on a stage at the Fountains of Bellagio, a league official said today as he detailed plans for the three-day event that include closing parts of the Strip and Flamingo Road. The draft, which is set for April 23 through 25 in Las Vegas, is expected to bring ...

Business leaders: As Las Vegas grows, public education has to keep up

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 21, 2020
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With a robust Las Vegas economy and a positive outlook predicted for 2020, one would think longtime commercial real estate executive Christina Roush would be sleeping well at night.