JLL Des Moines expands brokerage team

Aaron A. Hyde joins as local retail expert

January 18, 2019

Des Moines, Iowa, Jan. 18, 2019 – JLL is pleased to announce the addition of Aaron A. Hyde to JLL’s Des Moines office.

Aaron A. Hyde, Vice President, brings over 12 years of commercial real estate experience in the areas of acquisition, disposition, and lease negotiations to the team. In his previous position, he completed over 350 transactions and represented owners such as Brixmor Property Group and Baceline Investments. In addition, he represented national clients including Jimmy John’s, Beauty Systems Group, and Sky Zone. Aaron will lead the retail team in Iowa and collaborate with JLL offices throughout the country.

“We have been strategically growing the JLL Des Moines office over the past five years,” said Marcus R. Pitts, Managing Director. “With the addition of a retail expert, we can continue to offer our clients a more focused approach to their real estate needs. Aaron will lead our retail team and provide an unmatched level of service and expertise to the market.”

Marcus R. Pitts, CCIM, SIOR will continue to lead the Industrial markets across the state while Justin Lossner, CCIM, will lead the office market across Iowa. Both Marcus and Justin will also lead Capital Markets/Investment Sales for the state of Iowa.

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