Category Archives: Tenant Representation

Where are the Workers?

0 CommentsBy
How the worst labor shortage in U.S. history is impacting the economy.

A new report by JLL points to a looming problem for the commercial real estate market: A labor shortage that leaves vital jobs unfilled and whose effects ripple across the economy.
As of January 2018, a record 6.3 million positions… Read More

St. Louis Office Insight: Asking rents move up as quality space remains limited

0 CommentsBy

The first quarter of 2018 brought negative absorption to the region for the first time since 2014. However, overall fundamentals remain strong, unemployment is below 4.0 percent and office occupying job growth continues to outpace the rest of the region. Both Kellwood and The Art Institute downsized this quarter, both vacancies are over 30,000 square… Read More

St. Louis Industrial Insight: Momentum continues into the new year

0 CommentsBy

Fundamentals remain strong in the first quarter of 2018. Employment in
industrial-occupying industries has risen year-over-year for 59 consecutive
months, increasing 8.1 percent in that time. Manufacturing employment
should see a boost as the Granite City steel plant in the Metro East is planning
to add 500 jobs after re-opening one of its two blast furnaces.

The region absorbed just under a million square feet in the first quarter.
Vacancy remains at… Read More

New development fuels strong growth and investment in St. Louis

0 CommentsBy

Hot off a record-setting year, St. Louis’ industrial market is continuing to fuel new growth and development across the region, according to research by JLL. For the third consecutive year, absorption in St. Louis’ industrial market kept pace with new construction. Since 2015, the market has both absorbed and built more… Read More

St. Louis Industrial Construction Map

0 CommentsBy

Since the beginning of 2015, the St. Louis industrial market has both absorbed and built more than 12 million square feet of space. In this new, interactive dashboard, you can filter and analyze all the construction that has occurred across the region since 2014.

Industrial construction dashboard

var divElement = document.getElementById('viz1520533648825'); … Read More

David Branding Receives Top Honors

0 CommentsBy

David Branding, SIOR, executive vice president, leads JLL’s St. Louis industrial real estate and supply chain and logistics platform. With more than 20 million square feet of industrial real estate transactions valued at more than $550 million, David has for a second time earned JLL’s top honors, the Top Gun Award.… Read More

The Eatery Set to Open at One Metropolitan Square

0 CommentsBy

Food Hall Brings New Dining Options to Downtown St. Louis

ST LOUIS, January 24, 2018 – JLL’s retail experts announced today The Eatery, a new food hall dining destination, will open for business on the ground floor of One Metropolitan Square on Monday, January 29th at 10 a.m.

Following a $2.5 million renovation… Read More

Forsyth remains among the most expensive streets in America

0 CommentsBy

JLL’s Most Expensive Streets report reveals where office tenants pay top dollar

Just how much will companies pay to occupy one of America’s most desired office addresses? According to JLL’s 2017 Most Expensive Streets study, which looks at priciest U.S. office space, Forsyth in Clayton is one address with the most expensive rents… Read More

Hildegard Priorities Invests in the Future of Jefferson County Plaza

0 CommentsBy

Renovations Planned to Transform Property

Earlier this year Hildegard Priorities, LLC purchased Jefferson County Plaza on Vogel Road in Arnold. The center, located at the southern end of its competitive trade area off I-55, is co-anchored by Home Depot, Target, and Xist Fitness. Despite high traffic neighbors and a prime location just… Read More

Bank of America Plaza Designated as BOMA 360 Performance Building

0 CommentsBy

Property Demonstrates Best Practices in All Aspects of Management and Operations

Bank of America Plaza has been officially designated a BOMA 360 Performance Building by BOMA International according to JLL (NYSE: JLL), property manager for the downtown St. Louis building. The prestigious BOMA 360 designation recognizes commercial properties that demonstrate best practices in all aspects… Read More