An empty lobby at Safeco Plaza, 1001 Fourth Ave., in downtown Seattle Thursday. The latest news about the coronavirus once again upends plans to return to pre-pandemic office work. (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)
An empty lobby at Safeco Plaza, 1001 Fourth Ave., in downtown Seattle Thursday. The latest news about the coronavirus once again upends plans to return to pre-pandemic office work. (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)
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Downtown Seattle office vacancies high as virus variant clouds real estate

As the delta variant of the coronavirus surges, question marks are back in the forecast for Seattle’s office space. Still, commercial real estate brokers say they expect an eventual return to the office, even if a month or two later than expected. VIEW

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