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Savills Prime Office Cost Index Q4 2017
06 February 2018

At the close of 2017, a majority of SPOC markets outside of the US and Mexico increased in overall costs (year-over-year as measured in USD) as global real estate markets strengthened and the dollar depreciated against 2016 highs.

 

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Non-Residential Real Estate Activity: “Increased Slightly”

Non-Residential Real Estate Activity: “Increased Slightly”

18 October 2017

October’s Beige Book report, the Federal Reserve’s qualitative assessment of conditions across the country’s 12 Districts, suggested that economic growth over the last month was split between “modest and moderate”. Despite disruptions from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma to the transportation, energy and agriculture sectors, most Districts continued to see a steady pace of growth, even with supply chain disruptions.

 
 
 
Hurricane Effects Wreak Havoc on Employment Data: Office-Using Jobs Up Marginally to 14,000

Hurricane Effects Wreak Havoc on Employment Data: Office-Using Jobs Up Marginally to 14,000

06 October 2017

September’s labor market partially reflected effects induced by Hurricanes Irma and Harvey. Nonfarm payrolls decreased by 33,000—short of consensus forecasts for an 80,000 gain—and represented the first contraction in seven years.

 
 
 
Perspectives from the CFO: Four key areas for strengthening alignment

Perspectives from the CFO: Four key areas for strengthening alignment

02 October 2017

Savills Studley recently conducted one-on-one interviews with several chief financial officers (CFOs) in consulting, financial services, consumer products and technology to gain their insights on managing corporate real estate (CRE) effectively in the current environment. Participants represented both global and U.S. experience and the viewpoints of large, medium and start-up firms. This article was originally published in the September 2017 issue of CoreNet Global

 
 
 
Five Strategies for Balancing Your Top and Bottom Lines

Five Strategies for Balancing Your Top and Bottom Lines

18 September 2017

For today’s employers, the largest expense isn’t real estate—it’s humancapital.

 
 
 
Objective analysis for tenants in Manhattan

Objective analysis for tenants in Manhattan's current office market

07 September 2017

In this paper, Savills Studley describes the varying perspectives of tenants, landlords, landlord agents and tenant advisors on Manhattan's current office market and offers advice to executives operating in the current environment. 

 
 
 
Disappointing News on Payrolls

Disappointing News on Payrolls

05 September 2017

Although August’s payroll report was weaker than consensus, subsequent figures may well be revised higher.  Even so, wage growth continues to elude workers.

 
 
 
Expense Analysis for Companies in the S&P 500

Expense Analysis for Companies in the S&P 500

05 September 2017

In this paper, Savills Studley analyzes rent expense for companies in the S&P 500. We explore trends by industry on both an individual company and aggregate basis. We find that while companies are largely spending more on rent in absolute dollar terms, rent expense as a percentage of total operating expense and revenue has fallen.

 
 
 
Positive Momentum Continues in Employment

Positive Momentum Continues in Employment

04 August 2017

Office-Using Jobs Up 381k Year-to-Date.

 
 
 
Savills Prime Office Cost Index Q2 2017

Savills Prime Office Cost Index Q2 2017

03 August 2017

The Savills Prime Office Cost (SPOC) Index presents aquarterly snapshot of occupancy costs for prime office spacethroughout the world as provided by our expert, local tenantrepresentation professionals.

 
 
 
Seattle 2017 Q2 Office Market Report

Seattle 2017 Q2 Office Market Report

01 August 2017

Tenants expanding in the heart of Seattle’s tech districts must expect a vigorous competition for talent and space to house them. Those that can base operation in Seattle’s CBD or in more peripheral suburban locations have a few more options. Expanding sublet availabilities can also be a solution for some firms

 
 
 

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