Items Tagged with 'Jones Lang LaSalle'


  • JLL's $2 billion acquisition of HFF to close on July 1

    Multifamily real estate giant coming soon
    The $2 billion deal that combines two of the biggest names in multifamily and commercial real estate is nearly complete, as Jones Lang LaSalle and HFF announced Friday that JLL’s acquisition of HFF is set to close on July 1.
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  • JLL buying HFF in $2 billion deal that will create multifamily real estate giant

    Two of the largest multifamily operators are joining forces
    In a deal that will combine two of the biggest names in multifamily and commercial real estate, Jones Lang LaSalle announced Tuesday that it is buying HFF for approximately $2 billion. Both JLL and HFF are consistently among the top lenders in the multifamily real estate space, with both companies placing in Freddie Mac’s top 10 lenders of 2018.
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  • JLL names Stephanie Plaines to be its next CFO

    Former Starbucks CFO to join company at the end of March
    Jones Lang LaSalle announced this week that Stephanie Plaines is joining the commercial real estate and investment company as its global chief financial officer, effective by the end of March. Plaines is no stranger to major companies, previously serving as the CFO of Starbucks' U.S. retail operations.
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  • JLL subsidiary makes big move into commercial real estate debt

    LaSalle Investment Management acquiring Latitude Management Real Estate Investors
    LaSalle Investment Management, a real estate investment manager and a wholly owned subsidiary of Jones Lang LaSalle, is making a big play in the commercial real estate debt market. LaSalle announced Monday that it entered into an agreement to make a majority acquisition of the $1.2 billion debt fund business of Latitude Management Real Estate Investors, a commercial real estate lender.
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  • These 12 American cities are future-proof

    JLL research indicates many American cities have long-term potential
    Recent research suggests that some of America’s most popular cities are fully prepared to tackle long-term socio-economic and commercial real estate momentum, according to firm Jones Lang LaSalle.
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  • JLL Spark acquires real estate asset management company Stessa

    JLL acquires first company, Stessa, a SaaS-based real estate technology platform
    On Tuesday morning, JLL Spark announced its acquisition of Stessa, a SaaS-based real estate technology platform that allows investors in income properties to track, manage and communicate the performance of their portfolios. This is the first strategic acquisition by JLL Spark since Jones Lang LaSalle created the company in 2017. Its mission, according to the company, is to transform the real estate industry through technology-based innovation.
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  • The Twisted Logic of Promoting Recovery by Levying Fees

    The bank tax is in, wait it's out. FDIC premiums are increasing instead. Oh, and there are estimations that some large global banks will also pay billions of dollars to implement the new Basel standards. All of this in the name of an economic recovery. But how this will happen with watered down legislation and constrictions on recapitalization is a great big question mark in my mind.
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