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Global Corporate Real Estate Trend #4: Outsourcing

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Global-Corporate-Real-Estate-Trends-Survey-2015We wrap up the Global Corporate Real Estate Report series with the introduction of Theme 4: Outsourcing.

CRE teams are using outsourced service providers across more geographies and industry sectors; but many are still missing the opportunity to drive strategic, long-term value through outsourcing partnerships.

Given the intense pressure to deliver across a range of tactical and strategic

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Sharing expertise globally

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Charles Doyle, JLL’s global Chief Marketing and Communications Officer discusses the transformation and globalization of the JLL brand.

9-10-15_CharlesDoyleIn the article written for Professional Marketing magazine, Charles Doyle discusses the JLL name shortening last year and the influence of the global market in the decision. Doyle specifically nods to China, a country which is quickly on its way to becoming the world’s largest economy and… Read More

Global Corporate Real Estate Trend #3: Expectation

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Global-Corporate-Real-Estate-Trends-Survey-2015The third article in our Global Corporate Real Estate Trend series, we introduce Theme #3: Expectation.

Demand to deliver across a range of tactical and strategic activity continues to intensify, challenging the composition and skills of CRE teams and creating a ‘pressure cooker’ of expectations.

A central theme of our 2013 report was the sheer weight of demand

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Global Corporate Real Estate Trend #2: Integration

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Global-Corporate-Real-Estate-Trends-Survey-2015Last week, we introduced the first of four themes from the 2015 JLL Global Corporate Real Estate Report. This week, we introduce Theme 2: Integration.

Interaction and integration with other business functions and stakeholders is a growing need, but it is a strong feature of only a few CRE teams.

While there is strong intent to transform the structure of CRE teams, these

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Global Corporate Real Estate Trend #1: Centralization

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Global-Corporate-Real-Estate-Trends-Survey-2015Over the last six years, JLL has captured the voice of the corporate real estate (CRE) community, including 540 CRE executives from more than 350 companies and 36 countries, to provide powerful insights into the current status and future direction of the industry.

The findings from our 2015 report are summarized into four themes: 1. Centralization, 2. Integration, 3. Expectation and 4. Outsourcing. We expand upon Theme 1… Read More

The impact of foreign investment on the U.S. Skyline

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The skylines of the U.S.’ great gateway cities have always been a welcome sight to those looking to make their mark in the land of opportunity.

And although they’ve evolved over the years, these skylines still have a special draw for investors looking for a good home for their money.

Foreign investors now represent two of every five dollars invested in U.S. Skyline property, according to JLL’s recently released 2015 Digital Skyline. Those cross-border dollars… Read More

How well do you know the World’s largest cities? [QUIZ]

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Our Cities Research Center, underpinned by 10 years of pioneering city research, brings together our firm-wide resources and expertise on cities around the world to help you identify new opportunities and to navigate through the New World of Cities.

The crucial questions of when and where to invest, to develop, to locate are the same, but the trends and events impacting the answers are increasingly different. We believe that real estate is… Read More

Celebrating our 8th Consecutive Year as One of the World’s Most Ethical Companies

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World's Most Ethical Companies 2015For the eighth consecutive year, JLL (NYSE: JLL) has been named a 2015 “World’s Most Ethical Company® by The Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.

Eight straight years as one of the ‘World’s Most Ethical Companies’ confirms the

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From Davos: Record real estate investment fueling economic growth

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Global direct real estate investment returned to pre-recession levels in 2014, according to research by JLL, and should reach about $1 trillion annually within five years.

Driven by a robust economic environment, last year’s total investment is estimated at $700 billion—a level not seen since 2006. JLL predicts a further increase of 10-15 percent in 2015 and $1 trillion in annual direct real estate investing by 2020.

“We expect investments to continue to

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