News release

Peter Merrion appointed to co-lead JLL’s Denver Capital Markets team

Merrion has nearly 20 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry

June 05, 2023

Kristen Murphy

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

DENVER, Jun. 5, 2023 –  JLL Capital Markets announced today that it has appointed Senior Managing Director Peter Merrion to co-lead its Denver Capital Markets team. Merrion, along with Senior Managing Directors Eric Tupler and Leon McBroom, oversees the region’s investment sales and advisory, and debt and equity advisory platforms.

“Peter has been an integral part of the Denver team over the past six years, and we are really excited for him to take the next step in his career into a leadership capacity,” said Tupler. “Our Denver office has grown over the years, and we anticipate this to continue in the near future. Peter is perfectly positioned to be part of the local leadership team as we navigate through a challenging time in the capital markets space and continue to focus on adding best-in-class team members.”

Merrion has nearly 20 years of experience in commercial real estate and has spent the last 10 years at JLL and HFF. He specializes in office and life sciences investment sales and advisory transactions and has completed more than $2.8 billion on behalf of numerous institutional and private wealth owners of real estate. Merrion is an active member on the Economic Development Council for Downtown Denver Partnership (DDP) and the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP).

“Our Denver office has enjoyed tremendous success since its founding,” said Merrion. “I am excited to help lead the market and continue building upon our firm’s culture of collaboration and relentless focus on client service.”

JLL’s Denver Capital Markets team closed more than $12.7 billion in total volume in 2022 and has been consistently ranked the #1 Debt Intermediary by the Mortgage Bankers Association since 2012 (2012 – 2019 operating as HFF, which was acquired by JLL in July 2019).

JLL Capital Markets is a full-service global provider of capital solutions for real estate investors and occupiers. The firm's in-depth local market and global investor knowledge delivers the best-in-class solutions for clients — whether investment sales and advisory, debt advisory, equity advisory or a recapitalization. The firm has more than 3,000 Capital Markets specialists worldwide with offices in nearly 50 countries.

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