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22Q1 Miami Dade County Office Market Report

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Miami-Dade Office Well-Positioned with Unwavering Demand

As tenants implement return to office plans and new tenants continue to enter the Miami-Dade office market, competition for highly amenitized, quality space increased in the first quarter of 2022. At the end of the first quarter, vacancy rates dropped to 10.9 percent, down 50-basis points quarter-over-quarter and down 70-basis points from the peak pandemic high of 11.6 percent at the beginning of 2021. Net absorption reached a five-year record high of 546,000 square feet, outpacing new deliveries in the first quarter. As new supply hit the market with heightened demand, rental rates climbed to $46.46 per square foot, up 11.3 percent year-over-year. Miami Dade’s strong office market fundamentals position it well in the face of global financial market uncertainties.

MDC Office 22Q1

22Q1 Miami Dade County Office Market Report

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Verity Mosquera

Research and Consulting Manager

Fort Lauderdale

As Research and Consulting Manager in the South Florida market, I apply my experience in analytics, leadership and international business to monitor the global economy and make projections that help guide our brokers and clients in strategic decision making. My expertise in both leasing and investment sales ranges across multiple asset types including retail, industrial, office and multifamily.  

Prior to joining Colliers, I worked for The Washington Economics Group, Inc., where I led a team of eight economists as Manager of Client Services to prepare detailed economic impact analyses of a number of high-profile transportation and real estate projects in South Florida, including SkyRise Miami and All Aboard Florida. Other notable South Florida clients that I have worked with include Tate Capital, Odebrecht, Miami-Dade Expressway Authority and the International Speedway Corporation. Prior to moving to the United States in 2011, I graduated from law school and was a data analyst for Equity Insurance in Brentwood, UK.

I am active in the commercial real estate community through multiple organizations and committed to strengthening the participation of young leaders in the real estate sector through my current role as Co-Chair of the Urban Land Institute’s Young Leadership Group.

I also have a strong passion for teaching and mentoring students to help prepare them for careers in commercial real estate. I served as an adjunct professor for Miami Dade College School of Business teaching Principles of Management to undergraduate students pursuing their Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and have recently served as a guest lecturer at Florida International University’s Tibor and Hollo School of Real Estate teaching market research skills to graduate students in the Masters in Science in International Real Estate (MSIRE) program. 

While earning my MBA at St. Thomas University, I served as president of Future Business Leaders of America - Phi Beta Lambda and spoke numerously on business and women career issues. St. Thomas University awarded me with the Outstanding Graduate Award and the Women in Leadership Award in recognition of these efforts.

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