Steve Case Case: “The average median home price [in Orange County] is 20% more affordable than Silicon Valley, and its office rents compare favorably as well.”

IRVINE, CA—Of particular importance to large tech-space users is having a workspace that fosters creativity, innovation and collaboration to seamlessly blend work and life, Irvine Co. Office Properties’ EVP Steve Case tells The firm recently signed a 96,000-square-foot lease with Toshiba America Inc. at University Research Park, the Irvine Co.’s 185-acre office park here, located next to UC Irvine.