Tenant Representation – Austin and San Antonio

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

Real estate & supply chain: the two “best-kept” secrets to unlocking the value in M&As

Industrial sector M&As are occurring at a faster pace than ever. JLL explores the revenue and growth potential.

Real estate & supply chain:
the two “best-kept” secrets to unlocking the value in M&As


Returns: A hidden cost of e-commerce

The opportunities and risks that reverse logistics bring in industrial real estate

Growth in e-commerce = Growth in returns. The need for logistics space to facilitate returns & reverse logistics is expected to increase as well. Find out JLL’s perspective in the latest Industrial Impact series.

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JLL Academy 2016

March 7-10

Orlando, FL

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2015 Power Broker Awards Announced

This is from the CoStar Power Broker Awards for 2015 in Austin, congrats to all of the winners:

2015 Austin Winners


Top Leasing Firms

  • Aquila Commercial, LLC
  • CBRE
  • ECR
  • Endeavor Real Estate Group
  • HPI Corporate Services, LLC
  • HPI Real Estate, Inc.
  • JLL
  • Peloton Commercial Real Estate
  • Stream Realty Partners, L.P.
  • Transwestern

Top Sales Firms

  • ARA Newmark
  • CBRE
  • ECS – Texas, LLP
  • FourPoint Investments
  • HFF
  • HPI Real Estate, Inc.
  • JLL
  • Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Services
  • Sands Investment Group
  • Transwestern

Top Office Leasing Brokers

  • Zane Cole JLL
  • Rachel K. Coulter JLL
  • Diana Holford JLL
  • Sam Houston HPI Real Estate, Inc.
  • Cortland Lowe HPI Corporate Services, LLC
  • Bart Matheney Aquila Commercial, LLC
  • Richard Paddock HPI Real Estate, Inc.
  • David Putman Aquila Commercial, LLC
  • Jake Ragusa JLL
  • Russell D. Young CBRE

Top Retail Leasing Brokers

  • Cole Brodhead EDGE Realty Partners
  • Matt Epple The Weitzman Group
  • Monica Moore Moore Commercial Realty
  • Ryan Ridgeway Stream Realty Partners, L.P.

Top Industrial Leasing Brokers

  • Davis Bass HPI Real Estate, Inc.
  • Zane Cole JLL
  • Diana Holford JLL
  • Greg Johnson Transwestern
  • Will Nichols Stream Realty Partners, L.P.
  • Sam Owen Stream Realty Partners, L.P.
  • Blake Patterson HPI Corporate Services, LLC
  • Russell D. Todd Centric Commercial
  • Jordan Walker HPI Real Estate, Inc.
  • Luke Wheeler Transwestern

The official posting can be found here:

Award Winners


Natera signs lease in Austin

California company takes huge Parmer lease, to add 400 jobs

Scott Miller, Gregg Walker and Zane Cole with JLL represented Natera on their new location in Austin.

Read the full story on the ABJ site, here

2015 Q3 US Industrial First Look

2015 Q3 US Industrial First Look

Above is a link to the JLL Q3 2015 Industrial First Look report for the US.  Across the country, vacancy fell to 6.7% in Q3, down another 20 basis points and now 100 basis points lower than the low of 2003-07 and speculative construction is up 28% from one year ago.