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The Los Angeles metro area represents the largest economy on the west coast

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Not only does the Los Angeles metro have one of the largest population on the west coast, the region generated $866.7 billion in economic output (Gross Metro Product) placing Los Angeles at the top of the leading west coast markets. COW_LA_22Aug2016

The metro maintains a highly diversified economy supported… Read More

The future of manufacturing in California

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California ranked #1 in United States for manufacturing output

Recent legislation and technological evolution have sparked a renaissance within the manufacturing sector in California. It’s now ranked first in the United States for manufacturing jobs, numbers of firms and gross output—accounting for 11.4 percent of the total U.S. output in 2013.

California’s prominence as a global hub for manufacturing is often underestimated. Below, see details on the state’s seven well-defined geographic clusters specializing in… 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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JLL’s Ben Stapleton featured in Bloomberg on rare development potential next to burgeoning LA River

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2014-stapleton_high_resBloomberg featured JLL LA‘s Ben Stapleton in their article ‘A River Runs Through Los Angeles‘

For the second time in under two months 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:

Jones Lang LaSalle’s Stapleton has received 11 offers for

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An abnormally-slow December caps off the year with a range of bright spots as well as challenges

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2014-Research-January-2014-employment-updateDecember saw the  U.S. economy add just 74,000 jobs, the second-lowest monthly figure recorded  throughout the recovery so far. It caps off a year that registered a  2.2-million-job expansion, unemployment falling to 6.7 percent and a more  consistent as well as geographically broadening expansion.

While trade and  manufacturing were some of December’s… Read More

Change in U.S. energy production causes a ripple effect

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Over the past few years, we went from being a net importer of oil, natural gas and biofuel, to a net exporter. Check out the infographic below to see how this has impacted energy companies, the economy, the job market, other industries and more.

Fueling a Change: A big transition in the U.S. energy pipeline

Tweet this: @JLLNews says the #US switch from a net importer… Read More