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Detroit, MI

JLL adds Valuations & Advisory expertise in Detroit

Firm hires veteran commercial appraisal specialist Brett Suszek 

DETROIT, April 17, 2018 – JLL today announced veteran appraiser Brett M. Suszek has joined the company as a Senior Vice President. A 10-year appraisal veteran, he is the firm's first valuations and advisory specialist in Detroit. 

Suszek, who is both an MAI and AI-GRS designated member of the Appraisal Institute and state certified in Michigan, is a highly regarded appraiser with experience valuing a wide range of commercial properties in 20 states, as well as Canada and Australia. 

Clients he has served include law firms, private property owners, financial institutions, REITs, pension funds, CMBS servicers and other users. In his career, he has provided valuations and valuation reviews for retail, industrial, office and multifamily properties of all sizes as well as development land and more specialized assets such as data centers, golf courses, marinas and movie theaters.

"Brett is a seasoned professional with a reputation for delivering quality service to a broad range of clients with insight across all major property types. We are delighted that he has come onboard to spearhead our valuations and advisory services to clients in the Detroit area and the State of Michigan," said Eric L. Enloe, JLL Managing Director, Valuation & Advisory Services.

Added Larry Emmons, JLL Managing Director, "Detroit is experiencing a renaissance and is fast becoming an even more critical market for our clients. The addition of Brett and the Valuations & Advisory Services capabilities to the market will further enhance our ability to serve our clients with any of their commercial real estate needs."

As a member of JLL's Valuation and Advisory Services, Suszek will manage and execute the appraisal process for assignments covering a diversity of property types, uses, and users. Suszek performs appraisals of a variety of property types and has a wide range of proficiencies acquired in appraisal industry including appraisals and appraisal reviews of nearly all property types.

Previously, Suszek was a Director at a leading commercial real estate appraisal firm, holding managerial responsibilities in both the Detroit and Chicago offices.  Prior to that, Suszek was a commercial review appraiser at Flagstar Bank in Troy, Michigan where he performed reviews of commercial appraisals.  He initiated and managed the appraisal process through the final reviews and approvals. Appraisals reviewed included properties of all types up to $500 million in value for single assets across the country.  Prior to Flagstar Bank, Brett was an analyst at Stout in Southfield, Michigan.

JLL's Valuation & Advisory platform leverages the firm's global experience and deep knowledge of local real estate markets to provide accurate, reliable evaluations of a wide range of commercial property types. JLL performs valuations and appraisals for single assets, global portfolios and a range of property types.

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JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2017, JLL had revenue of $7.9 billion; managed 4.6 billion square feet, or 423 million square meters; and completed investment sales, acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $170 billion. At the end of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of 82,000. As of December 31, 2017, LaSalle had $58.1 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