The Real Deal New York

Is the tech boom being overblown?

TRD dissects the number of deals in the sector, where tech companies are locating and the brokers winning over Internet clients
By Adam Pincus | November 07, 2012 10:00AM

From the November issue: Is Manhattan’s tech leasing boom for real? That largely depends on how it’s defined. The problem is that the real estate industry is having a difficult time defining it.

That’s because in today’s world, where having an Internet presence is mandatory, nearly every company in the country could be classified as “tech” in some way. And classifications get trickier when the company is, say, a publisher that devotes serious capital to its website and is updating it throughout the day. [more]