Public Buildings Reform Board

Derace LauderdaleFederal buildings and real estate

Federal buildings board: Agencies can save billions by shedding ‘vastly underutilized’ office space

GSA has sold 10 of a dozen properties on PBRB’s list of high-value recommendations, and expects to sell another property by the end of July.

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OMB holding agencies ‘accountable’ for 50% in-office presence

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Survey: Back in the office, feds feel mixed on office space functionality

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Agencies’ headquarters in DC remained ‘nearly empty’ in 2023, real-estate board finds

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Federal ‘experiment’ to fast-track sale of underutilized property falling behind on goals

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GSA targets underutilized property as feds telework, but agencies not giving up office space

The Biden administration sees a major opportunity to sell office space the federal government no longer needs, now that much of the federal workforce has…

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Miguel Cardona

Biden admin. wants more federal employees to qualify for student loan forgiveness

In today’s Federal Newscast, new proposal from the Department of Education is aiming to expand student loan relief programs for federal workers.

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(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)The General Services Administration (GSA) building is seen, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020, in Washington. General Service Administrator Emily Murphy, the head of the obscure federal government agency that is holding up Joe Biden's presidential transition, appeared to know she might be facing a messy situation after the votes came in. Prior to Nov. 3, Emily Murphy, the head of the General Services Administration, held a Zoom call with Dave Barram, 77, a man who was in her shoes 20 years earlier during the contested 2000 election between George W. Bush and Al Gore. Barram said he advised her to

GSA begins selling 11 high-value federal properties board deems underutilized

The General Services Administration, under the authority to fast-track the process, is selling federal properties considered valuable but underutilized by their agency tenants.

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