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New CBRE VP's tech resume helps sell creative spaces
Portland Business Journal
Ajay Malhotra discusses the influence of the tech industry on office amenities and how Class A office space may evolve.

The Monuments of Tech
The New York Times
A look inside the offices of Facebook and Twitter also reveals how office space may be configured in the not-so-distant-future.

Puppet Labs' new downtown headquarters, its fifth in as many years, could accommodate 500 workers
The Oregonian
Puppet Labs' move offers a case study on the shifting demands of office space, as proximity to food carts and public transit eclipsed parking availability and fine dining.

Oregon's top 3 growth industries -- and the 1 lagging behind
The Oregonian
Construction, hospitality and professional services lead Oregon's job expansion in 2013, with tech companies, management firms and temporary staffing driving white collar job growth.

What is a Portland office building worth? A lot more than it used to be
Portland Business Journal
Check out this round up of 2013 office sale transations. At $324, the sale of Moda Tower to UBS captured the highest price per square foot for the year.

Mayor wants to pull plug on PSU district
The Portland Tribune
Mayor Hales proposes to extend the North Macadam Urban Renewal Area to include PSU, which could raise needed funds more quickly.