Our weekly round up of workplace news from around the web.
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- Amazon has trimmed down their list of HQ2 contenders to 20 finalists! According to CityLab, it looks like some of the economic incentives might be paying off. Just catching up on the latest news about Amazon HQ2? Make sure to check out our library of Amazon HQ2 related articles!
- For both fast-growing small companies and established multi-nationals, reports JLL’s Real Views blog, cost is no longer king in the search for a new corporate headquarters.
- A developer is creating what Fast Company refers to as a “metroburb” in the historic old Bell Labs building in Holmdel, New Jersey. The self-contained, indoor Main Street will house stores, a food hall, and tech company offices. If Bell Works can successfully unite the sprawling suburban area in New Jersey, it will be something the rest of the U.S. should watch closely.
- Check out Curbed DC’s round up of the district’s most popular office design trends in 2017 and what you can expect in 2018.