Jobs Appear, Disappear, Slowly Reappear
July 8, 2015


The national unemployment rate when GlobeSt.com launched in July 2000 had seen little movement since the beginning of the year. For that month the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported 4.0% joblessness, as it had for two months prior to that. Earlier this month the BLS reported national unemployment of 5.3%; a lot of water has gone over the dam between the posting of these two statistics, and not only in terms of the jobless rate moving up or down...

...In fact, Savills Studley reported recently that owners of class A space in many office markets saw their first landlord effective rent increases of the current cycle in 2014...

Jobs Appear, Disappear, Slowly Reappear




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