News release

30-year industry veteran joins JLL’s Value and Risk Advisory platform

Rebecca Durney, PE CEM, will play an integral role in servicing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac clients

April 08, 2024

Kristen Murphy

Capital Markets, Hotels & Hospitality and Value & Risk Advisory PR
+1 617 848 1572

CHICAGO, Apr. 8, 2024 – JLL’s Value and Risk Advisory platform announced today that it has hired Rebecca Durney, PE CEM, as the National Agency PCA Director within its Environmental and Property Conditions team, led by Jeff Manas, Executive Managing Director.

An experienced 30-year industry veteran, Ms. Durney will play an integral role in ensuring JLL’s Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac-compliant property condition and engineering reports are written to increased Agency Guide standards. She will work closely with Mary Bruno, National Director of Agency Due Diligence, JLL Value and Risk Advisory, to oversee this powerful new service offering for Fannie and Freddie clients. As part of this offering, Ms. Durney will also oversee the “Green” product line, which includes Fannie Mae High Performance Building and Freddie Mac Green Advantage assessments.

Prior to joining JLL, Ms. Durney served as the Vice President of Building Assessment, Agency, at CBRE. She has extensive experience in facility condition assessment for lending transactions, acquisition and capital planning. Additionally, she’s well versed in design and commissioning of HVAC systems, construction monitoring and energy auditing. Prior to her role at CBRE, she was a Senior Project Manager with MOCA Systems, where she was embedded with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Dover Air Force Base to support numerous construction projects. Ms. Durney is a Registered Engineer, Certified Energy Manager (CEM) and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Delaware.

“We understand the value specialized expertise brings to the team, particularly for the agencies where they have increased reporting standards as of late,” said Bruno. “I’m really excited to have Rebecca on our team and her impressive background and level of expertise will undoubtedly be a value-add for all of our agency and multi-housing clients.”

JLL Value and Risk Advisory is the essential guide to the changing face of real estate values and risk. Our expert value and risk specialists are here to help investors and lenders identify, mitigate and monitor risk, and optimize real estate values across all sectors and geographies.

More than 2,500 experts in over 35 countries analyze $3 trillion of real estate, delivering actionable risk and value insights, so investors and lenders stay ahead in the market. A global community of sector-based specialists, the team delivers tailored client solutions for your real estate and business asset interests, giving an accurate picture of value and risk across any opportunity.

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