Houston office market down 60 basis points Houston office market down 60 basis points https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=230522019-09-06T05:00:00Z2019-09-10T23:00:00Z

​​​​HOUSTON – Local office market vacancy dropped 60 basis points year over year, reaching its current rate of 21.5 percent, according to NAI Partners. 

Net absorption is in the red at negative 438,000 sf, though still an improvement over this time last year, when the year-to-date total was around negative two​​​​ million sf.

Employment growth accelerated from 3.3 percent over the three months ending in May to 3.6 percent over the period ending in June. 

Metro job growth was 2.9 percent from June 2018 to June 2019 (89,650), with the largest number of jobs created in professional and business services. 

Recent local office leases include:

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​Source: NAI Partners​

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