Will new Murdoch Building office space in Oakland bring new employment to the area?
Sketch of the new Murdoch Building being developed in Oakland. Photo provided by CBRE. There's a new structure about to go up in Oakland, but it's not another medical center or fast food joint. Today, workers will break ground on the Murdoch Building, an eight-story, 95,000-square-foot office and retail space on the corner of Forbes and Coltart avenues.