Nick Jacobs

Nick Jacobs

Senior Managing Director

Nick Jacobs leads the Global Integrated Portfolio Services (IPS) team that manages lease and sale transaction activity for multiple domestic and global corporate real estate portfolios. He is responsible for more than 80 million square feet of transaction activity in global real estate portfolios on behalf of two dozen corporate clients. In total, Nick has managed the execution of more than $2 Billion dollars in real estate leasing and sale transactions since joining JLL. He has negotiated multiple complex transactions in every major city and country across the world.

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Nick’s areas of expertise include:

  • Corporate real estate portfolio management and planning
  • Transaction management
  • Real estate advisory and consulting
  • Lease administration / lease accounting

With more than 26 years of experience, Nick has earned the highest JLL recognition award as Top Gun for multiple consecutive years, as well as the CoStar Power Broker awards for years 2008 – present and the 2016 Pittsburgh office lease of the year - CBD. He consistently closes some of the largest new leases and renewals both domestic and internationally, including top new lease and renewal 2021 in Pittsburgh, and is Licensed in Virginia, Washington, DC, West Virginia and Pennsylvania. Nick also serves on the board and is the incoming president of the Global Leadership Board of Directors for the Integrated Portfolio Managers division of JLL and completed the Portfolio Management Certification program.

Outside of work, Nick also serves on the board of directors of the National Kidney Foundation, helping to raise awareness among his peers.

Prior to JLL, Nick worked for CBRE in Washington, DC and was the cofounder of a Georgetown based commercial real estate firm now known as J Street Companies. Nick is an alumni of the University of Pittsburgh.