JLL has been selected by DCT Industrial Trust Inc. to handle the leasing of a unique Class “A” 215,000-square-foot industrial building located at 2815 W. El Segundo Boulevard in Hawthorne, CA. The Greater LAX/South Bay property presents a unique facility solution for global logistics providers, e-commerce hubs and high speed warehousing operations ranging from 95,000 square feet up to 215,000 square feet of contiguous space.
“JLL was retained by DCT Industrial for its global footprint and outreach, knowledge of the Los Angeles logistics submarkets and Supply Chain Specialty practice,” said Staubitz. “Pricing is expected to command some of the highest rental rates ever achieved for industrial product in the United States.”
Strategically located five miles to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), 15 miles to the Los Angeles and Long Beach ports and proximate to three major freeways, this Class “A” facility features an unparalleled ratio of one dock high loading door per 2,000 feet of warehouse floor area and cross dock loading, providing the most efficient environment possible for transfer and movement of freight in Los Angeles. It also boasts a deep, private truck court that is securable, 30 foot minimum clearance in the warehouse and above standard automobile parking stalls. The building is part of a larger industrial park that is situated within a special trucking zone overlay, permitting for maximum truck flow and traffic.
About DCT Industrial Trust Inc.
DCT Industrial Trust Inc. is a leading industrial real estate company specializing in the acquisition, development, leasing and management of bulk distribution and light industrial properties in high-volume distribution markets in the U.S. As of June 30, 2014, the Company owned interests in approximately 74.0 million square feet of properties leased to approximately 900 customers. DCT maintains a Baa2 rating from Moody’s Investors Service and a BBB- from Standard & Poor’s Rating Services. Additional information is available at www.dctindustrial.com.