Nicole Aguiar

Nicole Aguiar

Director, Capital Markets

Career summary



Nicole is a director in the Chicago office of JLL Capital Markets, Americas. She joined JLL as part of the HFF acquisition with extensiveexperience in commercial real estate and finance. Nicole focuses primarily on institutional-grade hotel and resort propertydebt and equity placementtransactions throughout North America. Over the course of her career, she’s been involved with more than $8 billion in investment advisory, debt and equity placement transactions.



Nicole started at HFF in December 2014. Before that, she honed her skills in Finance, Accounting and Client Serviceswithin Ernst &Young’s Real Estate Audit Group focusing on both public and private real estate clients. She began her career in real estate after earning undergraduate degrees in finance and accounting at the University of Illinois.