The Occupier Services San Diego (OSSD) Team specializes in occupier representation meaning we only represent tenants and buyers. We guide our clients through every step of the process beginning with needs identification all the way through move in. We help our clients achieve a workplace strategy by reducing their real estate costs and creating leverage through our market expertise and creative solutions.



Occupier Outlook Report

Practice Group Reports


Q3 2020

  • COVID continues to have a dramatic effect on San Diego’s office sector with Q3 unemployment at 9.9% and negative Net Absorption of -429,000 SF.

  • Office Sublease space has risen sharply with over 2.2 million SF listed as available.

  • San Diego State University has acquired the 135-acre former San Diego Chargers Football stadium site for a planned $3.5B mixed-use campus development including new Aztec football Stadium, 1.6 million SF office and research space, 95,000 SF of retail, 4,600 housing units & 400-room hotel.

  • Tishman Speyer was selected to develop the Padres Tailgate Park adjoining Petco Park baseball stadium into 1.35 million SF of office space, 612 residential units & 50,000 SF retail district along with a 1,600 SF parking structure.

  • The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded $249M in grants to seven companies making new coronavirus diagnostic technology. In San Diego three of these companies are Quidel Corporation ($77M), Helix ($33M) and Mesa Biotech ($15.4M).

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Law Firm Services

Colliers' Law Firm Services will help you to differentiate your brand, reduce operating costs, and drive talent acquisition and retention. Our experts specialize in creating real estate solutions that support diverse practices, enhance productivity, and increase long-term profitability.  Read more


Life Sciences

The Colliers Life Sciences Group will work with you to find the right environment that enables research and innovation while ensuring efficiencies and minimizing costs.  Read more

Archived Market Reports

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Submarket Reports

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A Practical

Back-to-Business Primer

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COVID-19's Impact to Global Occupiers

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10 Key Considerations for Commercial Leases After COVID-19

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The Great Return: Making the Workplace Ready

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Q2 2020 Office Market Outlook

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Mid-Year Update: COVID-19 Impact on the Life Sciences Real Estate Sector

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WEBINAR: A Discussion with Leading Occupiers on the New Normal

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Flex Webinar Recap: Key Themes to Watch

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Standing at the Crossroads: Office Space in the Post-COVID Era

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Top Office Markets Snapshot:

Q2 2020

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Healthcare Marketplace

Whether you are a hospital, health system, physician, healthcare real estate developer, or investor, your Colliers expert will be with you every step of the way. We help to identify market opportunities, improve your real estate efficiency, and control costs to achieve your healthcare strategic goals and objectives.  Read more

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“I want to express my appreciation for Colliers’ representation of our National Real Estate Portfolio.  Ron Miller and his Colliers’ team are delightful to work with and continue to deliver timely expert advice and superior results on every Alliant initiative.  What sets Ron’s team apart is their advisory approach, responsiveness, communication and proactive cost savings strategies they bring to the table.”

Tom Buschmann

Director, Corporate Facilities




Ron Miller

Senior Vice President

Occupier Services San Diego Team


4350 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 500

San Diego, CA 92122

+1 858 677 5363  Direct

Lisa Gillespie

Client Services Coordinator

Occupier Services San Diego Team


4350 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 500

San Diego, CA 92122

+1 858 677 5348  Direct


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