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Talented and educated millennials reside in Utah and Mountain West/996/salt-lake-6-18-18-talented-and-educated-millennials-bylocation<img alt="" src="/united-states/en-us/PublishingImages/Snapshots/people-walking-backpacks-talking.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />/united-states/en-us/research/snapshots/996/salt-lake-6-18-18-talented-and-educated-millennials-bylocationTalented and educated millennials reside in Utah and Mountain WestOne of the primary requirements for large companies looking to expand or relocate is having access to a young, educated workforce.
Utah and Mountain West lead nation in job growth/940/salt-lake-5-21-18-job-growth-leaders<img alt="" src="/united-states/en-us/PublishingImages/Snapshots/people-hands-meeting.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />/united-states/en-us/research/snapshots/940/salt-lake-5-21-18-job-growth-leadersUtah and Mountain West lead nation in job growth​Over the last twelve months, Utah has experienced the second fastest job growth rate of any state in the nation at 3.3 percent. That is over double the national 1.6 percent growth rate.
Big box industrial evolves to meet tenant demand/889/salt-lake-4-30-18-big-box-evolution<img alt="" src="/united-states/en-us/PublishingImages/Snapshots/industrial-empty-warehouse-racks.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />/united-states/en-us/research/snapshots/889/salt-lake-4-30-18-big-box-evolutionBig box industrial evolves to meet tenant demandThe Salt Lake industrial market is seeing tremendous growth in terms of new inventory and construction, absorption, and increasing lease rates due to sustained demand from expanding companies like Amazon, UPS, Prime Source and others.
Provo-Orem and Salt Lake are top spots for millennials /856/salt-lake-4-16-18-top-spots-for-millennials<img alt="" src="/united-states/en-us/PublishingImages/Snapshots/man-walking-bike-park.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />/united-states/en-us/research/snapshots/856/salt-lake-4-16-18-top-spots-for-millennialsProvo-Orem and Salt Lake are top spots for millennials Provo-Orem has the highest percentage of millennials of total population (30.4 percent) out of any of the top 100 metros in the United States, while Salt Lake comes in with the 9th spot as 26.2 percent millennial.
Utah has one of nation’s fastest growing labor forces and economy, leading to robust CRE expansion/531/salt-lake-12-4-17-fastest-growing-labor-forces-and-economy<img alt="" src="/united-states/en-us/PublishingImages/Snapshots/people-conference-standing.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />/united-states/en-us/research/snapshots/531/salt-lake-12-4-17-fastest-growing-labor-forces-and-economyUtah has one of nation’s fastest growing labor forces and economy, leading to robust CRE expansion​Utah’s economy continues its rapid expansion with the third fastest labor force growth of any state in the nation and 2.9% unemployment, well below the national 4.1% rate.
Full speed ahead…Salt Lake investment market leads nation with most positive outlook for 2018/467/salt-lake-11-6-17-full-speed-ahead<img alt="" src="/united-states/en-us/PublishingImages/Snapshots/abstract-the-red-arena-jll.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />/united-states/en-us/research/snapshots/467/salt-lake-11-6-17-full-speed-aheadFull speed ahead…Salt Lake investment market leads nation with most positive outlook for 2018​Amongst the 78 markets surveyed in the PricewaterhouseCooper’s annual Emerging Trends in Real Estate report for 2018, Salt Lake was awarded the 3rd best overall outlook in the nation and achieved the top spot for investment outlook.