Industrial Strong in South Orange County, Office Struggling

Bates, Chris
December 2007
Orange County Business Journal;12/3/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 49, p48
The article reports on the economic activity of the commercial real estate market of South Orange County, California. It stated that the industry is steady despite a slow housing market. The industrial vacancy rate for manufacturing and warehouse space is 1.6 percent while research and development space is 7.2 percent. The vacancy rate for offices was ten percent compared to 5.7 percent in 2006. Industrial multi-tenant buildings has remained to be the county's most popular investment property.


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