Recent article on GlobeSt.com is applicable to most major metro markets.
In addition, the underlying concept of economy of scale is generally present regardless of the paticular point in an economic cycle, i.e. a smaller office space of comparable quality to a larger office space in the same or similar property, will command a higher lease rate on a per square foot basis.
Read the GlobeSt.com article here: http://www.globest.com/news/1551_1551/newyork/182502-1.html
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