New York and Arlington will be the new Amazon store centers, both cities provide huge financial support for a large company.
Amazon announced the final decision after 12 months of compilation and weighing and after Seattle
In New York Queens and Arlington, next to Washington, but now in Virginia, to create a new headquarters.
The company's management claims that the new centers will be set up in two locations to save one city before the need to receive about 50,000 employees. In addition to New York and Arlington, 236 American cities offered Amazon a new seat.
When there were rumors of possible rumors, investors' interest in areas of interest began to grow, for example in Crystal City, New York the number of visitors increased more than tripled, and property prices increased by about 7.5%.
With a sum of USD 100,000 per year, the company wants to employ many computer specialists and scientists involved in artificial intelligence and wants to open its first offices in 2019.
In addition, according to the QZ website, New York will continue to help the company easily get closer to the helicopter center, and if it is unable to set up a helicopter in a new office building, Amazon can expand it in the area.
The investment will cost $ 5 billion, but New York – partly in the form of tax breaks, some with direct funding for job creation – will cost about $ 1.5 billion, and New York will provide additional funding of $ 325 million. You will serve an online store for USD 48,000 for work. Arlington, Virginia, also encouraged Amazon to invest in the promise of $ 573 million.
The giant company announced that it will create a technology center in Nashville, Tennessee that will create five thousand jobs.
Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, commented on new investments, saying that both sides allow the company to attract world-class talent.