JLL Mid-Atlantic’s Christine Espenshade was recently honored as a winner for the March of Dimes Heroines of Washington Awards gala in the Real Estate category. This annual event recognizes local women across many industries for their unwavering dedication and outsized commitment to community service. In addition to Real Estate, the award honors women in many other fields, including healthcare and the public sector.
This year, community service day was not a day, but a week. JLL Mid-Atlantic recently wrapped up a “Week of Giving” during which JLL employees across the Mid-Atlantic region volunteered local organizations. Each Here are some highlights from the busy week!DC
Food & Friends: This was a popular option for many JLL-ers. Nearly 30 volunteers worked with Food & Friend to help package over 600 specialized meals to be delivered… Read More
Today marks Robert (Bob) Manekin’s 40th anniversary in commercial real estate and we are lucky to have him as part of the JLL team. Bob, now a Senior Vice President of Brokerage in our Baltimore office, has had a diversified and fruitful career in the business, and now dedicates a considerable amount of time to training the next generation of JLL brokers.
Education and mentoring are two of Bob’s biggest passions, and brokers… Read More
Using the great example set by the JLL Boston office, we have compiled a Mid-Atlantic version of the Top 10 stories of the summer list. In case you missed anything while on vacation or just disconnecting, here’s a recap of some of the region’s most newsworthy real estate headlines:
- Yelp to open new office in D.C.
- Marriott Headquarter … Read More
Yesterday, JLL participated in in the 28th annual JDRF Real Estate Games held at American University. The JDRF Real Estate Games is an annual fundraiser sponsored by the Washington DC area real estate community to benefit the JDRF Greater Chesapeake and Potomac Chapter. JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes research. A fun filled day of competitive events and beautiful weather brought the commercial real estate industry together to support a cure for type 1 diabetes.… Read More
Last week, JLL Americas CEO Greg O’Brien delivered a keynote presentation at the 2017 Building Energy Summit. The annual conference in Washington DC is designed to educate both owners and operators on new energy efficient building technology. Greg spoke about the evolution of smart buildings and the role JLL is playing in pushing the envelope throughout the industry during the April 27, 2017 event. Check out Greg’s keynote below.
The Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Association of Greater Washington (CREBA) held its annual awards ceremony last night and JLL was honored in four top categories.… Read More
It’s our business to help clients perfect their workplace strategy and now it’s time for us to put our expertise to work for our people! The JLL DC office will move a few blocks away from our current office to 2020 K Street this fall. An increase in shared workspace, expansive natural light, a new café and lounge space, a brand new roof deck and renovated gym are just a few of the highlights we are looking forward to in our new space.… Read More
JLL Mid-Atlantic’s holiday celebration took place on December 9, 2016 at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC. The event was a huge success with over 600 people in attendance! Check out some of our favorite photos from the night.