According to Jones Lang LaSalle’s Research team, employment revisions made this quarter show that Greater Boston added 130,700 jobs over the past three years. Q4 2012 employment gains by comparision were at 96,500.
Having lost 103,000 jobs during the last recession, Boston has eclipsed its previous December 2007 peak with today’s gains. As a result Boston is now officially in growth mode.
The Boston Globe reports that 2001 peak employment could be exceeded by November 2013.