•Vacancy rates rose slightly during the first half of 2017, from 7.7% in Q4 2016 to 8.1% in Q2 2017.

 

•Asking gross and modified gross lease rates rose 23 cents in the first half of 2017, from $19.18 to $19.41 per sq. ft. in Q2 2017.

 

•Tech and startup growth in Madison continues to be popular in the Madison Central  submarket.

 

•Hovde proposal for the Madison Area Technical College offers a vision of new office and hotel space for downtown Madison.