Vacancy Rates for Owned and Leased Buildings

GSA maintains low vacancy rates across our portfolio. For leased buildings we average approximately 2% per year and for owned buildings we average approximately 7% per year. Considering industry averages approximately 17% per year, these numbers are impressive and demonstrate an efficient usage of space.


The image shows vacancy rates for owned versus leased buildings.  In FY 2013, there was a vacancy rate of 4.3 percent. In FY 2014, there was a vacancy rate of 5.5 percent. In FY 2015, there was a vacancy rate of 5.7 percent.

Last Reviewed 2016-06-01