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Current responsibilitiesJustin Bates is a Vice President in JLL’s Development and Asset Strategy group. Justin provides clients with data-driven solutions and execution of advisory, acquisition and disposition assignments involving office, retail, industrial, hospitality and residential real estate.
Since joining JLL in 2002, clients of the firm in public and private sectors have relied on Justin for expert support and project delivery.
Recent projects include consulting assignments for historic, resort and development properties in the United States, the Caribbean and Mexico, the sale of large residential development projects in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina and the marketing of resort and in-fill development sites in the Caribbean and Southeast United States. Clients include publicly-traded corporations, international lending institutions and national development firms.
ExperienceFrom 2004 through 2008, Justin managed the Gulf South and Rocky Mountain regions of a national property disposition program for a large Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT). The client benefited from his leadership of nearly 20 brokers in six states. Justin listed a fluid portfolio of 250 properties worth in excess of $200 million.
Key transactionsRocky Mountain Portfolio MT $17 millionGulf South Portfolio $38 millionSunTrust Portfolio Southeast $10 millionLevitt and Sons Portfolio FL, GA and SC $37 millionVarious H&BU Advisories North America $150+ million
SunTrust BankFirst DataAnglo-Irish BankThe Pinnacle CompaniesState Street BankWestfieldAtlanta Jewish Community CenterUnites States Army
AwardsHe was awarded the Jones Lang LaSalle da Vinci Award for Innovation in 2005.
Education Justin earned a bachelor of business degree with concentrations in Real Estate, Finance and Economics from University of Georgia graduating with honors.
AffiliationsJustin is a member of the Urban Land Institute and a licensed Broker in Georgia.