4 Tips For Advising Tech Companies On Real Estate Deals

By Andrew McIntyre (August 18, 2015, 3:32 PM EDT) -- Technology titans like Apple Inc., Facebook Inc., Google Inc. and Salesforce.com Inc. are buying and leasing property in San Francisco and Silicon Valley at dizzying paces, and lawyers say a fundamental understanding of what such firms seek and how their transactions differ from those of nontech companies can go a long way in helping their clients get deals done.

Among the considerations for such deals are issues of connectivity and privacy, as well as tech firms' unique mindsets, like investing for future employee growth and not necessarily monetary return on investment.

Here, Law360 looks at four tips to keep in mind...

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