Category Archives: Project and Development Services (PDS)

Nine steps to renew your office culture with an office move

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The decision to make an office move is an exciting time, filled with opportunities to reinvent, reset and renew.  At the same time, the site selection process can be overwhelming. There are several factors at play, including neighborhood, space size, layout potential, availability of sophisticated technology, proximity to amenities, parking and public transportation.

JLL’s El Segundo office reflects our vision for the future of workplace design

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JLL’s newest office location in El Segundo, designed by Wirt Design Group, provides a window into our company culture and reflects our vision for the future of workplace design. Elegant, yet approachable and transparent, the space is an open environment with both modern design and timeless furnishings.

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The historic LA Herald Examiner building to be redeveloped 25 years after closing its doors

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Renovated Building Will House Creative Office, Retail & Restaurant Space

HeraldExaminer_buildingThe Georgetown Company, a leading developer and owner of commercial properties nationwide, is partnering with the Hearst Corporation to redevelop the landmark Herald Examiner Building into a dynamic property that will include a mix of creative office space, retail and restaurants. The unique… Read More

Goodbye open office, hello office neighborhoods

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Open_officeAnyone who has worked in the hustle and bustle of an open office environment knows that it often has distracting downsides.

And yet the trend has endured, thanks in part to by influential business executives like former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Twitter founder Jack Dorsey.

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JLL’s Project and Development Services’ (PDS) Phil Friedl featured in LABJ’s quarterly on the LA construction market

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The Los Angeles Business Journal featured JLL’s local PDS expert Phil Friedl and national PDS research analyst Dana Westgren with the lead quote in their quarterly article “Building Costs.”

Phil Friedl, Senior Vice President, was featured sharing his expertise on the local construction market and how its relevance to PDS projects, including JustFab’s El Segundo Headquarters… Read More

Kathy Cumming and Cathy Herrera join JLL Southwest Project and Development Services team

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We look forward to the expansion of PDS talent to continue as part of future growth and success for JLL

Since the beginning of 2015 our Southwest Project and Development Services (PDS) team has hired on a total of 14 new staff members. We look forward to the expansion of PDS talent to continue as part of future growth and success for JLL.

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Why hire a project manager?

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2015-Why-Hire-a-Project-ManagerIt all comes down to expertise, focus and time

There’s no question about it, construction projects are risky, costly and time-consuming. And the more complex a project is, the more potential there is for issues to arise, including scope creep, budget overruns and schedule delays.

Unless, of course, you have a good… Read More

Southwest PDS welcomes twelve new hires to the growing team

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We are happy to welcome new staff members to our growing Project and Development Services (PDS) team

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“In an effort to create better diversification for our PDS business we’re aggressively expanding into additional industry sectors. In 2015, we will continue to make hires that will further broaden our skill set

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JLL hires seven project managers for Project and Development Services Group in Southern California

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JLL continues to rapidly expand its Project and Development Services (PDS) Group in Southern California with the hiring of seven project managers including Nicole O’Hagen, Todd Lindquist, Ed Solis, Nick Chiu, Sayre Brennan, Sean Meehan and Chris Chebegia. To date, the firm has brought on board 32 PDS professionals to the Southwest team in 2014.

“We continue to see our clients look for innovative ways to respond to the demands of the… Read More

JLL’s Ben Stapleton featured in Wall Street Journal article on the LA River

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2014-stapleton_high_resThe Wall Street Journal featured JLL LA‘s Ben Stapleton in their article ‘L.A. Turns to Face Its River‘

Ben Stapleton, Vice President, was featured sharing his thoughts on the development potential for land adjacent to the $1 billion 11-mile Los Angeles River revitalization. $5.7 billion in development investment opportunities could potentially be generated by this transformative project:

“You have a lot of industrial users who have been there a long

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