For the fourth time, Corporate Responsibility Magazine (CR Magazine) has named JLL to its list of 100 Best Corporate Citizens for 2016. The firm is acknowledged for its commitment to employees and the communities in which they work and live.
JLL’s highest scores for the recognition were in philanthropy, climate change and human rights, three… Read More
While last year’s activity was largely driven by expansions, 2016 is starting out with tenants staying the course. More than half (53.8%) maintained their current occupancy this quarter, rather than expanding. But that hasn’t tempered landlord optimism.
Rents increased 3.2% on average nationwide—the highest quarterly rent growth of this cycle. Bolstered by strong tenant demand and unshaken by concerns over the strength of the economy, landlords continued to push rates in the… Read More
JLL Real Views recently explored how global goals to increase food productivity by 70 percent by 2050 are encouraging the logistics sector to begin a fresh wave of expansion.
The global population is expected to reach 39 billion in the next 35 years, so local production and complex transport solutions will be required. This is a topic on the agenda for this week’s 2016 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
According to JLL Research, the following at the key highlights of Q4 2015:
Employment growth on pace for biggest gain in 15 years
After adding less than 30,000 jobs in 2014, the New Jersey employment market registered signs of growth during the past year. With the exception of a brief downturn during June and July when 23,000 jobs were shed, the New Jersey employment market posted monthly job gains in 2015. With 7,900… Read More
JLL’s Project and Development Services’ group is thrilled to launch its new and improved Every Building Tells a Story website – a site where our buildings and projects speak for themselves through iconic photos and brief project summaries.
The new site, which showcases 135+ projects PDS has worked on within nine industries across the globe, is not only cleaner, but it’s also… Read More
Just thinking about relocating or renegotiating your lease can seem overwhelming. Partnering with the right experts, however, can ensure you develop the most suitable occupancy strategy for your business and long-term success. The following tips are shared in JLL’s tenant representation brochure.
Share Renewal Profits
Putting a dollar amount to what your building owner… Read More
Key trends drive life sciences firms to premier markets, despite higher rents and labor costs
The U.S. life sciences industry continues to thrive, with markets including Boston, Raleigh-Durham and the San Francisco Bay Area topping the list of the most densely concentrated regions for well-known biotechnology firms. Although rents are growing in these markets, firms are choosing to remain situated, due to their need for R&D infrastructure and qualified labor pools. As a result… Read More
Part one of a two part interview series with Linda Aronson, JLL’s Managing Directior, Tri-State Property Management. Stay tuned for the second part to learn more about this service line’s capabilities and impact.
PART ONE: HOW PROPERTY MANAGEMENT BRIDGES THE GAP BETWEEN OWNERS AND TENANTS
To a tenant and their employees, an office space can feel like a second