Tenant Representation – Austin Industrial Specialist

About Us


JLL is a financial and professional services firm specializing in commercial real estate services and investment management. Our more than 40,000 people in 1,000 locations in 70 countries serve the local, regional and global real estate needs of those clients, growing our company in the process. In response to changing client expectations and market conditions, we assemble teams of experts who deliver integrated commercial real estate services built on insight and foresight, sound market research and relevant knowledge. We attract, develop and reward the best, and most diverse, people in our industry, challenging them to develop enduring client relationships built on quality service, collaboration and trust.

Zane Cole

Zane Cole is a focused Industrial Specialist in commercial real estate. He has provided a higher level of service to his clients in Central Texas by maintaining an industrial market focus and a specific knowledge base pertaining to the needs of industrial users. Prior to his involvement in Commercial Real Estate, Zane served as a software engineer as well as a technical marketing engineer in the semiconductor industry. With a strong technical background, Mr. Cole brings his analytical skill set to every transaction.


Zane specializes in assisting clients interested in leasing, purchasing or selling Industrial real estate in the greater Austin/San Antonio regions of Central Texas.


Zane brings a decade of industrial transaction experience to the team. Prior to joining Jones Lang LaSalle, Mr. Cole was an Industrial Specialist at Aquila Commercial and at HPI Corporate Services – both in Austin, TX.

Education and Affiliations

Zane earned a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science at The University of Texas at Austin. He had a successful collegiate career in track and field at The University of Texas and additionally as an elite-level athlete on the professional circuit.

Zane is consistently named in the Austin Business Journal’s “Heavy Hitters” list for Industrial brokers, and has won the CoStar Power Broker award on several occasions. In 2011, Zane won the Industrial Deal of the Year award at the ABJ’s Best Real Estate Awards. He is currently serving on the board of TAPN, a professional network for former letter-winners at The University of Texas.

Additionally, Zane has been involved with Commercial Brokers Association of Austin (CBA), Goodwill of Central Texas, International Facilities Management Association (IFMA), and the T-Association.