Where will Goldman Sachs land for its new North Texas campus? Grant Pruitt with Whitebox Real Estate says, “It 100% has to be about workers.”
Steve Brown with The Dallas Morning News writes, With almost 50 million square feet of vacant office space, companies moving to North Texas have plenty of options for business locations. But the availability of workers — not real estate — is more likely to govern where big employers land. “It 100% has to be about workers,” said Grant Pruitt, president of Dallas’ Whitebox Real Estate. “If Goldman Sachs, or any company for that matter, cannot find talent and continue to recruit good talent, then any real estate strategy would fall flat.