Walter Wahlfeldt

Walter Wahlfeldt

Executive Vice President, Retail Corporate Services

​Current Responsibilities

Mr. Wahlfeldt currently oversees Retail Corporate Services nationally at JLL.  In this role, Mr. Wahlfeldt oversees four teams and their unique service offerings:

  • Retail Strategic Services (strategic consulting based on analytics, GIS and statistical modeling)
  • Portfolio Optimization (lease renewals, restructuring, and disposition)
  • Transaction Management (flexible, outsourced staffing & process solutions for retailers)
  • National Retail Tenant Services (specialty tenant representation – high street, mall and outlet mall) 

A partial list of his past and current representative clients include: T-Mobile, Jamba Juice, Baja Fresh, Kroger, FedEx Office, Darden, United Health Care and Advance Auto Parts.

Mr. Wahlfeldt also serves directly as JLL's national retail corporate services account lead for T-Mobile. Since his relationship began with T-Mobile in 2005, the retail corporate services team has completed over 1,780 new retail transactions and over 1,300 store renewals for T-Mobile.


Mr. Wahlfeldt is a senior level executive with over 25 years of real estate experience. Prior to his position at JLL, Mr. Wahlfeldt was a Senior Director of Real Estate for The Standard Group where he provided outsourced transaction management and consulting services to retailers nationally including Hollywood Video, Baja Fresh, Bright Now Dental and Palm Beach Tan. He also worked as the Vice President/Senior Leasing Representative at Friedman Properties and a Vice President of Leasing for The Walken Company.

Education and Affiliations

Mr. Wahlfeldt received a bachelors of science in communications from the University of Illinois. He is also a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and CoreNet.