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Amazon to spend $1.16 bln to buy Seattle offices

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Incsaid on Friday that it will spend more than $1 billion foroffice space in Seattle.

The world's largest Internet retailer plans to buy 11buildings, comprising 1.8 million square feet of corporateoffice space, in the city, the home of its headquarters. Itcurrently leases the space, it noted in a regulatory filing.

(Reporting By Alistair Barr)

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