Google Reportedly Planning Big New York City Expansion

The Wall Street Journal experiences that Google is planning a serious growth in New York City.

The newspaper reported Wednesday that the corporate plans so as to add area for greater than 12,000 further New York staff. The Journal cited nameless individuals accustomed to the plans.

The paper stated Google has New York actual property offers within the works that may give it room for practically 20,000 staff. Those embrace shopping for or leasing a 1.three million-square-foot constructing within the metropolis’s West Village neighbourhood as a consequence of be accomplished by 2022.

The firm did not instantly reply to a request for remark.

Seattle-based Amazon is reportedly contemplating dividing a brand new second headquarters between New York’s Long Island City and Crystal City in northern Virginia. That would doubtlessly add 25,000 jobs to every place.