Office rental rates in Atlanta have jumped 7.8% or $1.89 within the past 12 months. Office rental rates in Atlanta have jumped 7.8% or $1.89 within the past 12 months.

ATLANTA—Atlanta’s economy grew by over 76,600 new jobs during the prior 12-month period ending May 2016, a 3% annual increase year-over-year. Total payroll employment has now expanded by 425,800 jobs since its trough in early 2010, an impressive 19% increase over the time period.