• The year-end numbers are in from Colliers offices across the country, and the greater Boston office market ranks among the top five metros in the U.S. for most absorption in 2014, with 4.1 million square feet.
  • Absorption in downtown markets reached nearly 1.8 million square feet for the year, ranking Boston third among all CBDs in the U.S.
  • At 2.4 million square feet, Boston’s suburban markets took the 6th spot in the nation for most suburban office absorption in 2014.
  • Major contributors to this year’s downtown net absorption numbers include Vertex, Sonos, Arnold Worldwide and CDM Smith. In the suburbs, Schneider Electric,, GE Healthcare and Boston Scientific account for some of the major expansions in 2014.

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