Blake Kaplan

Blake Kaplan

Senior Vice President

Current Responsibilities

Mr. Kaplan focuses in retail development, redevelopment, mixed use ground floor retail, former restaurant spaces & outparcels, strategic planning and consulting services for owners, retailers and municipalities. Blake is actively leasing several major agency assignments and works closely with national brands to provide quality placement. Blake has grown his tenant representation practice, working closely with local and national tenants and their expansion into multi-markets.


Blake specializes in landlord and tenant representation within the Los Angeles, Orange County and Inland Empire markets.
His passion is curating development/redevelopments for real estate and his dedication to his client base allows him to deliver the utmost personalized service that results in long lasting professional relationships. Throughout the Southwest Region, his creativity to drive in unique concepts and inspire landlords & tenants is unparalleled. In the last five years, Blake has completed retail sales & lease transactions with total consideration in excess of $268 million, totalling over 10 million square feet.

Education and Affiliations

  • Bachelor of Arts in Communications, University of Arizona

- Emphasis in Marketing

  • ICSC Next Generation Orange County Committee 
  • JLL Rookie of the Year
  • JLL Top 5 Los Angeles Producer - 2018
  • JLL Top 2 Los Angeles Producer - 2019 & 2020

Representative clients:


  • Balboa Retail Partners
  • Costanzo Investments
  • Covenant Real Estate Group
  • PRES Companies
  • Shea Properties


  • Target
  • Living Spaces
  • Café Rio
  • Dave’s Hot Chicken
  • KinderCare


  • City of Azusa
  • City of Chino Hills
  • City of Claremont
  • City of Upland
  • City of Yorba Linda