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REview Podcast: New initiative aims to drive diversity and future growth in Boston’s high tech industry

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From Bryan Sparkes
Executive Vice President, Technology Practice Lead

The growth of Greater Boston’s high tech industry over the last several years has been notable. Wherever you look, we rival Silicon Valley as one of the top tech markets in the country and we’re repeatedly ranked as one of the foremost leaders in innovation. But we, like many other high tech markets, have a… Read More

Could Boston’s suburbs be next stop for high-tech companies?

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As you may have already seen in JLL’s latest Technology Office Outlook, Greater Boston is among the top tech markets in the country, ranking 3rd in tech leasing, 5th in VC funding, and 5th in overall market resiliency. But the bulk of the conversation surrounding tech in this region has been focused on Cambridge and Boston. In fact, East Cambridge and the Financial District are two of the most concentrated and… Read More

Boston a leader in tech jobs and wages

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Sparkes_Bryan_Color_Causal_HiResFrom Bryan Sparkes
Executive Vice President, Brokerage

It should come as no surprise that Boston is among the nation’s leaders in high tech employment. According to a recently released JLL report, Boston joins the likes of the Bay Area and NYC as one of the country’s top tech hubs that dominate job activity. In fact, over 30% of US tech employment and 52% of… Read More

Boston & Cambridge remain hotbeds for high-tech tenants despite rising costs

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strope_blogFrom Lisa Strope
New England Research Manager

The best way to sum up the current Greater Boston high-tech market is high cost, high opportunity, and that’s just where the region lands in JLL’s latest 2015 Technology Office Outlook.

Along with markets like San Francisco, Silicon Valley, and New York City, the Greater Boston area presents clear startup opportunity thanks to existing tech clusters, greater… Read More

Greater Boston ranks fifth among major tech-oriented U.S. markets

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Greater Boston ranks fifth among major tech-oriented U.S. markets. This is according to Jones Lang LaSalle’s U.S. High-Technology Office Outlook 2013 rankings for high-tech companies. The national ranking shows the impact of the evolving start-up culture on office demand, traditional workplace environments, and regional… Read More