Tenant Representation – Austin Industrial Specialist

Most shoppers are still leery of buying their groceries online. But delivery in the US is set to ‘explode’

A new study by Bain & Co. in collaboration with Google finds shoppers are still reluctant to try delivery services and often don’t stick with them. But the firm predicts grocery delivery will ultimately take off as companies continue to invest in it.

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Developers break ground on 500,000 square foot industrial park in Kyle

Article from the ABJ:

Developers broke ground Tuesday on a 40-acre industrial park project in Kyle that will bring more than half a million square feet of industrial warehouse, manufacturing and distribution space to the Hays County city’s market.

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Real estate firm JLL has a new exec with 16 years of experience in the field.

Austin real estate exec to watch: JLL scores new VP for industrial team. Ace Schlameus joins the JLL Austin Industrial Team.

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JLL calls 2017 a banner year for U.S. industrial real estate market activity

The fourth quarter of 2017 and the calendar year over all were very solid for United States industrial real estate activity, according to research recently issued by Chicago-based industrial real estate firm JLL. Click here for the full article.

Fulfillment Centers Moving Closer to Consumers

The growth in e-commerce is driving up demand for smaller industrial spaces nearer to cities so fulfillment firms can quickly get their products to customers, according to JLLs industrial research expert Aaron Ahlburn. Click to read the full article.

2017 ABJ Heavy Hitters

Zane Cole has once again been named to the Austin Business Journals Heavy Hitters list for Industrial Brokers.

The official article can be found here.

Fulfillment Center Warehouse Jobs Give New Life to Sleepy Towns

A new foothold for the unsteady working class might be found on the floor of giant e-commerce warehouses springing up across the country.  Read full article.

Flooring Services selects Pflugerville

JLL represented Flooring Services in their selection to build 187,000 square feet in Pflugerville.  Read more here.

Urban Mining Company Selects San Marcos

Austin-based Urban Mining Co. plans to relocate its headquarters and open a $25 million, 100,000-square-foot facility in San Marcos that promises 100 advanced manufacturing and technology jobs.  JLL represented Urban Mining in their search for the new manufacturing location.  Read more here.

U.S. Industrial Vacancy reaches lowest in 17 years.

United States JLL Industrial First Look – Q1 2017