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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Life Sciences Outlook | 2018

Life Sciences innovation is evolving at a breathtaking pace. Shifting priorities are creating new models, the race for talent is quickening and emerging markets are providing more value than ever before.

As Life Sciences companies enter a new era of collaborative research and development, flexibility, and need for more creative space, an effective real estate and facilities strategy is key.

Explore some of the insights your life sciences company needs to remain competitive below, along with this year’s projected top life science markets.

The top life science markets for 2018, and how they rank

Our annual look at the evolution of the top geographies across the U.S. includes some dynamic changes and new additions.

Despite high rents and low availability, life science ecosystems like Boston and San Francisco continue to thrive as the top centers of talent and innovation.

We have scored clusters based on the latest data including Life Sciences employment concentration and growth, venture capital funding, market occupancy rate and average asking rent. For the complete list, get your copy of our full report.

For a closer look at your market(s) of interest, select your desired reports

The top 3 trends in Life Sciences for 2018

2018’s key Life Science employment growth centers

As Life Sciences companies traverse to find talent, we explored the comparison between rents and employment growth percentage. Discover the top clusters for employment growth in this chart.

2018’s top hubs for innovation and growth

Life Sciences Research shows collective growth across the industry, but which markets is the industry anticipating the most growth?

We examined the balance between rentable lab space and venture capital funding. As you can see below, the results are off the charts!

Interested in comparing our rankings further?

Use the chart below to rank the top clusters by funding and investment, employment data or overall real estate metrics.

For an even deeper dive into these Life Sciences trends, the latest insights and individual market projections, download our complete 2018 Life Sciences Outlook.