•The vacancy rate rose considerably in the first half of 2017, from 4.4% to 7.5%, due to Oscar Mayer vacating its facility.

 

•The asking lease rate increased overall during the first half of 2017, rising from $4.05 to $4.09.

 

•Despite Oscar Mayer vacating, limited large spaces are available in Dane County.

 

•Several industrial projects announced completions in the first half of 2017, and Extreme Engineering Solutions proposed a new building.