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Phoenix Employment Update | August 2014

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August Phoenix Employment UpdatePhoenix employment growth picked up in May to 2.1 percent over the last 12 months. The Valley added just under 37,700 new jobs  over the last year.

Education and health services as well as financial activities continue to drive the market forward with the biggest gains. In fact, the two sectors combined make up about 35… Read More

JLL’s technology infographic series: The tech labor shortage and talent gap

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The fight for tech talent. The race toward growth. The need for funding. The speed of innovation. These trends are top influencers in the tech industry and also have major impacts on a tech company’s real estate strategy.

These trends are top influencers in the tech industry, and also have major impacts on a tech company’s real estate strategy.

Our series of infographics will dive into each of

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U.S. Employment Update | January 2014

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January 2014 employment update

December saw the U.S. economy add just 74,000 jobs, the second-lowest monthly figure recorded throughout the recovery so far. It caps off a year that registered a 2.2-million-job expansion, unemployment falling to 6.7 percent and a more consistent as well as geographically broadening expansion. While trade and manufacturing were some… Read More

Q2 2013 U.S. Construction Perspective: It’s a residential story…again.

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U.SWhile the overall US economy is still struggling to maintain growth, the sector that was at the root of the recession has managed to gain solid traction. The recovery in housing will positively impact the industry in terms of job opportunities and activity, as well as increase demand for materials, and longer term, will generate more jobs. 2013 will likely be the year… Read More