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Bay Area’s High Costs Drive Away Some Tech Firms

By Cory Weinberg · Jul 30, 2018 7:01 AM PDT · 3 comments

Jeff Cavins employed many typical Silicon Valley tactics as he tried to grow his new company. The startup Outdoorsy—which helps people rent out their RVs to other travelers—got into a Palo Alto-based accelerator, raised more than $25 million in venture capital and eventually showed hints of success with $150 million in gross sales last year.

This year, he tried something more ...