Tag Archives: DTLA

Downtown Los Angeles retail: food and beverage and the Financial District lead

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Downtown LA retail: food and beverage and the financial district

Downtown Los Angeles is currently building 7,000 new residential units to keep up with demand for living in Downtown. With the increase in population, retail is also seeing an increase with several mixed-use developments including Oceanwide… Read More

The rise of creative conversions in Los Angeles

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What does a former aircraft hangar, automotive plant and produce distribution facility have in common? They are all being re-invented as creative office and leased to high-profile tenants.

Chart of the Week. Creative conversions in Los Angeles.

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How does Downtown’s work-live-play evolution impact law firm tenants?

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Downtown LA has long enjoyed a decent concentration of law firms, but interest is growing dramatically—simultaneous with the submarket’s vibrant full-time population boom.

So far in this video series, we’ve learned what’s essential to thriving in DTLA (aka, one of the most interesting office markets in the region), and how the area represents an opportunity to do “more with less.” In the final installment of the series, Jordan Gaffney explains the unique role that community… Read More

DJ Sandler joins JLL in Los Angeles

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2015 DJ SandlerDarren (DJ) Sandler has joined JLL as our new Director of Marketing for the Southwest Region. DJ’s primary focus will be here in Los Angeles, with oversight for all marketing and communications in Orange County, San Diego and Phoenix.

DJ will work as a strategic partner with our Southwest Markets business leaders, developing and executing marketing plans that will help grow our business. He will… Read More

JLL’s Mike McKeever featured in LABJ’s article on DTLA’s PacMutual building

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2013-McKeever-MikeThe Los Angeles Business Journal featured JLL LA‘s Mike McKeever in their article ‘PacMutual Draws Startup With Different Brief‘.

Mike McKeever, Senior Vice President, was featured sharing his thoughts on PacMutual’s repositioning to creative office tenants.

Mike McKeever, a senior vice president at the downtown office of Jones Lang LaSalle, represented Hueston Hennigan in the deal. He said creative office space is in short supply downtown, especially in the Central

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Investment Firm UrbanBlox To Redevelop Mixed-Use Building in Downtown Los Angeles

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The firm has acquired 12 buildings in past 15 months

condon_michael_jrUrbanBlox, a Los Angeles-based boutique development firm, announced today that it has acquired a 51,055-square-foot office building in Downtown Los Angeles’ Jewelry District for $8.54 million.  This is the firm’s 12th acquisition in the past 15 months which includes creative, mixed-use and multifamily properties in the LA River, Downtown Los Angeles, Hollywood and Silver… Read More

Specialization and right-sizing drive LA law firm tenants

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Law firms face more supply constraints than companies in nearly any other industry. Why? Law firms typically target premium, Class A space in central locations—the tightest segment of U.S. office markets. With fewer space options, your firm may find itself battling with competitors not only for clients—but for desired space as well. Notwithstanding these challenges, our 2014 Law Firm Perspective identifies several trends that law firms are using to optimize costs.

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Every building tells a story

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And every project inspires a solution. Explore 60 projects to see the collaboration and customized solutions between JLL Project and Development Services and our clients.

Behind every building is a story, and behind every project is an inspired solution. In some cases, this may encompass how the building will be used and who will use it. In other cases, the story may be one of meeting challenges, finding customized solutions to complex problems, making a… Read More

JLL expands retail leasing expertise in Los Angeles

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Danielle Cornwell joins firm as associate specializing in agency leasing & tenant representation in Downtown Los Angeles & the Greater Los Angeles area

2014-Cornwell-DanielleJLL today announced the expansion of its retail platform in Los Angeles with the addition of Danielle Cornwell. Cornwell will serve as a associate of retail brokerage working on the team lead by Senior Vice President David Thomas. In her new role, Cornwell is… Read More

Union Bank Plaza, unique Grade A office opportunity in Los Angeles

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JLL’s Los Angeles team is pleased to bring Union Bank Plaza in Los Angeles to market for KBS Realty Advisors. For more information, please visit the website: www.unionbankplaza2014.com

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Investment highlights:

  • Prime location in the heart of the Downtown Los Angeles CBD
  • Class A, 40-storey trophy quality 646,625 sq ft office tower with a two level retail plaza,
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