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Exciting news about the JLL Phoenix firm.

No. 1 office trend in commercial real estate: identifying your culture

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Earlier this week, JLL’s office tenant representation specialist Matthew Coxhead participated in an Arizona Tech Council Lunch & Learn panel discussing office trends in commercial real estate. Hosted at the Zenefits office in Downtown Tempe, Matthew was joined by:

  • Josh Thompson, Project Manager at Ware Malcomb
  • Aliesha Nichter, New Business Development
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JLL honored as a Top Companies to Work for in Arizona

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For the first time ever, JLL has been honored as a best large company to work for by AZ Central’s Top Companies to Work for in Arizona. JLL is one of 100 total companies of various sizes to be honored, one of 27 large companies.

Top Companies to Work for in Arizona is a statewide program that… Read More

Phoenix unemployment rate reaches 10-year low

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Total non-farm employment in Metro Phoenix reached 2,023,400 payrolls in April 2017, representing an annualized increase of 48,800 jobs. As a result, unemployment was reported at 3.9 percent in April, down 60 basis points from one year prior. This is the lowest unemployment rate we’ve seen in Metro Phoenix in ten years.

Job growth was led by the Leisure & Hospitality and Financial Activities sectors, which added 14,700 jobs and 8,800 jobs, respectively.… Read More

Phoenix Startup growth ranked No. 8 in the nation

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Greater Phoenix is the eighth best metro for entrepreneurs in the nation, according to the 2017 Kauffmann Startup Activity Index which tracks startup growth in the U.S. The Grand Canyon State earned the No. 4 spot for state startup activity, just behind California, Texas and Florida

The Kauffman Startup Activity… Read More

Arizona State University recognized for innovation driving economic growth in Phoenix

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Arizona State University (ASU) ranked 21st in the Milken Institute’s “University Technology Transfer and Commercialization Index.” The Index quantitatively measures how public and private universities capitalize on their research success by converting it for private-sector applications.

With an index score of 100, the University of Utah ranked first in the… Read More

JLL Phoenix team members thanked with Employee Appreciation Day

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In every JLL office worldwide, our colleagues rise to the daily challenge of fast-paced, demanding real estate markets while making sure that our client ambitions are achieved. Our office decided to recognize the standout work from all of our colleagues here in Phoenix by hosting what we plan to become an annual Employee Appreciation Day.

Employees were treated to a catered in-office lunch and then enjoyed an afternoon of playing golf at… Read More

JLL Phoenix awarded NAIOP’s Brokerage Firm of the Year

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The principal members of the Arizona Chapter of NAIOP voted JLL as the 2016 “Brokerage Firm of the Year” for making the most significant contributions to the Arizona office and industrial market. This is the third time in the past five years JLL has been honored with this award.

The recognition comes… Read More

Three JLL projects honored at 2017 RED Awards

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Three projects the Phoenix office of JLL was involved in were honored at the 2017 RED (Real Estate Development) Awards last week.

Discovery Business Campus – Building 94 

Discovery Business Campus – Building 94 was honored as an Infill project. Discovery Business Campus is now a 136-acre master-planned business park with Class ‘A’ office, retail, flex office and hospitality components located at the northwest corner of Loop 101 and Elliot Road in Tempe, Arizona. Prior to… Read More