Jason Cranston

Jason Cranston

Senior Managing Director

Jason Cranston has a primary focus on Industrial/R&D product type on the SF Peninsula with expertise on the both Agency and Occupier representation (Leasing & Sales). Jason has represented and advised the very top institutional real estate owners in the market as well as some of the biggest and well known occupier tenants in the region. Jason also has a list of prominent “private” clients too. He assists his clients in the site selection process, asset underwriting and valuations, as well as governmental approval processes.


Jason is a 22-year veteran where he began his career at a regional firm called BT Commercial which became Cassidy Turley and DTZ. He remained there for 16+ years before he then moved and spent 5 years with CBRE as a Senior Vice President before coming to JLL.

Education and Affiliations

University of Oregon; Bachelor of Science, 1998

Saint Francis High School Alumni, 1993

Jason is a Board of Director for the Brisbane Chamber of Commerce. He is also a member of JLL’s National Urban Logistics Practice Group, and the National Supply Chain & Logistics Solutions Group. Jason lives in San Mateo with his wife and 3 children where he volunteers at his children’s schools and youth sports.

Representative Clients


  • AMB Property Corp.
  • Angelo, Gordon & Co.
  • Digital Realty Trust
  • Dolby Inc.
  • EverWest RE Investors
  • Guittard Chocolate
  • Invesco
  • LBA Realty
  • Orchard Partners
  • Prologis
  • Stockbridge Capital
  • Universal Paragon Corp.
  • Woodmont RE Services


  • ACME Bread
  • Apex Maritime
  • BiRite Foodservice
  • BrightView Landscapes
  • Ferguson
  • Fort Point Beer
  • LeeMAH Electronics
  • Nippon Express USA
  • NNR Global Logistics
  • San Francisco Giants
  • Sigler Wholesale
  • Simbe Robotics
  • Sunstate Equipment
  • Uber
  • Verily
  • WHCI Plumbing