Coworking will likely overtake the tech sector this year as the biggest driver of office leasing in the U.S., JLL anticipates in a recent market report, while major flexible office operators such as WeWork and Spaces continue their rampant expansion.

The coworking industry leased up more than 10.1 million square feet of space in the first half of the year, second only to the technology sector, which gobbled up around 10.7 million square feet of space, according to the office outlook report. The gap is narrowing and JLL projects that coworking will likely emerge as the dominant force in the office leasing market for 2019.

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