Strong Employment Numbers Lead to Hope for More Office Leases

Strong Employment Numbers Lead to Hope for More Office Leases

There was a surge in hiring among national office tenants in April, with an addition of 75,000 new jobs, an increase representing more than one-third of the growth seen during the past 12 months.

April’s improved employment statistics were reflected in most industries, with total non-agriculture new jobs rising by 288,000 and the national unemployment rate dropping to 6.3 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor. Employment in professional and business servi

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