"With the election now behind them, the Bush and Obama teams began the delicate 77-day transition period. The General Services Administration turned over 120,000 square feet, or 11,000 square meters, of office space in downtown Washington to the Obama transition team, and select Obama advisers were due to be given interim securityclearances."
"We are a land of moon shots and miracles of science and technology that have touched the lives of millions across the planet. ... Pointing to President Kennedy's challenge to put a man on the moon, Mr. Obama said: "I will set big goals for this country as president - some so large that the technology to reach them does not yet exist."
"President-elect Barack Obama has named a telecom policy and internet business veteran to his transition team, a move that signals the kind of people and policies that we might be hearing about in the days to come."
2009 Congressional and Presidential Transition, (new) GAO
Obama Transition Team Official website (online - but slow) Unfortunately, space doesn't show up in the drop-down menu as a major issue area or even under the "Additional Areas".
Presidential Transition, GAO
The United States Presidential Transition, U.S. Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs
Obama Transition Project Ethics Code