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JLL Des Moines hired as exclusive leasing agent for Equitable Building

DES MOINES, Iowa, June 6, 2015 — The Iowa office of the commercial real estate services firm JLL has been named by Equitable Lofts LLC as the new exclusive commercial leasing agent for The Equitable Building, 604 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Justin Lossner, a JLL Vice President, will oversee the commercial leasing efforts at the 19-story building, which is undergoing a complete historic renovation that includes 146 luxury lofts on the upper floors with retail and office space on the first and second levels. Available suites range in size from 611 to 12.346 square feet. The building will be ready in August 2016 for occupants.

Located at the corner of 6th and Locust in the heart of Downtown Des Moines, The Equitable Building was constructed in 1924 and was the tallest building in Iowa for nearly 50 years at 318 feet. When complete, Equitable will integrate the character of the original Gothic-inspired skyscraper with today’s finishes, floor plans and technology to create a truly unique live/work/play environment.

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. A Fortune 500 company with annual fee revenue of $5.2 billion and gross revenue of $6.0 billion, JLL has more than 230 corporate offices, operates in more than 80 countries and has a global workforce of more than 60,000. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 4.0 billion square feet, or 372 million square meters, and completed $138 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transl actions in 2015. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $56.4 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit​