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Book global to local insights from JLL at 2014 ULI Spring Conference in Vancouver, April 9-11
CHICAGO, March 25, 2014 - Canada may be well known for its vast wilderness and scenic views, but now it’s generating buzz about a different type of landscape: an investment greenfield that’s vying to compete on a global scale. Right now, the country has one of the lowest proportions of foreign investment in commercial real estate in the world, but is that changing? More and more investors are turning their sights toward the opportunities within Canada’s borders, which include the sheer amount of construction potential and the anticipated development of more trophy assets.
Canada’s economic investment and commercial real estate environment will soon hit center stage at the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Spring Meeting in Vancouver, April 9-11, 2014.
JLL’s investment experts will be
available to discuss Canada’s top prospects. For a preview, watch Amar
Nijjar, Vice President at JLL, as he discusses Canada’s vibrant capital
Industry Insights & ResearchAt the ULI conference, JLL will issue two perspectives on Canada investment prospects from its new report, ”The Canadian Quartet in Global Competitiveness” which addresses the country’s four commercial hubs: Vancouver, Montreal, Toronto and Calgary.
PANELIST SPEAKERS: Schedule time to meet JLL’s experts in the following discussions at ULI:
MEDIA RESOURCESThe following JLL experts are available to discuss investment into Canada as well as other trends in the commercial real estate sector:
If you would like to arrange a time to speak with a JLL expert, please contact Heather Filkins (312-228-2139, Heather.Filkins@am.jll.com) or Megan Dolan (312-228-3154, Megan.Dolan@am.jll.com). At the conference, inquiries can be directed to Paige Steers (312-925-6640, Paige.Steers@am.jll.com).
JLL will also be hosting a private client event the evening of Thursday, April 10. Media are invited to attend but must pre-register by reaching Janet Kelly (416-238-5983 / Janet.Kelly@am.jll.com) to confirm.
In 2013 alone, JLL’s Capital Markets completed nearly $99 billion in investment sales and debt and equity transactions globally. Over the past four years, Capital Markets has added more than 140 producers to its team in the Americas, with more than 1,400 specialists operating all over the globe. During that same time period, the firm grew its Americas Capital Markets revenues by nearly 600 Percent.
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About JLL JLL (NYSE:JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. With annual revenue of $4 billion, JLL operates in 75 countries worldwide. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3 billion square feet and completed $99 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2013. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $47.6 billion of real estate assets under management. For further information, visit www.jll.com.
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