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In San Francisco, Lease Prices Hold Steady, but Landlords Offer More Perks

Even though some tech startups have downsized recently, the positive economic cycle will continue in the tech industry. Given investment in U.S.-based startups is down 40 percent this year compared to the amount invested at this point last year, a slowdown is being forecasted (not a recession). 

SF Lease Prices Hold Steady

A few big M&A deals and the pause in higher prices from landlords to tenants seem to indicate an ‘intermission’ in the real estate market boom.

In short, like the broader tech industry itself, there are increasingly haves and have-nots in the world of tech tenants, with those that are benefiting and growing from so-called network effects, and those that are not.

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