Will Tyler

Will Tyler

Vice President

Current Responsibilities

Will Tyler is a Vice President with JLL in the Agency Leasing Group in Atlanta. He is currently responsible for the leasing and marketing efforts for numerous office properties in Atlanta including The Hurt Building, Baltimore Block, 3379 Peachtree, River Ridge, Huntcrest, 2975 Breckinridge and The Exchange at Gwinnett.

Previous Experience

Prior to joining JLL, Mr. Tyler spent over ten years at Colliers International where he was responsible for the marketing and leasing of office properties, specializing in asset repositioning and adaptive reuse developments.

Notable Transactions Executed on Behalf of Clients:

  • Home Depot (310,669 SF)
  • Emory Healthcare (224,000 SF)
  • Reliance Worldwide Corporation (80,262 SF)
  • Sage Software (58,679 SF)
  • Atkins North America (39,357 SF)
  • Synamedia (32,930 SF)
  • Konica Minolta (27,788 SF)
  • UPS (23,100 SF)
  • Ideas United (13,315 SF)
  • Industrious Office (11,357 SF)
  • Northside Hospital (9,500 SF)

Prior Assignments:

  • Defoor Hills:
  • Within six months of delivery, signed Reliance Worldwide Corporation (80,262 SF) as anchor tenant bringing building occupancy to 100%
  • 91,873 SF adaptive reuse development 
  • Achieved rental rates 25% above proforma
  • Through leasing marketing initiatives, brought exposure to Atlanta’s Upper Westside micro market
  • Northlake Mall:
  • Through broker roadshows, consistent outreach to tenant and broker healthcare community, leasing team identified Emory healthcare as anchor Tenant
  • Successfully preleased to Emory Healthcare (224,000 SF) to launch redevelopme
  • Silhouette Midtown:
  • Increased occupancy from 67% to over 90% in 18 months
  • Backfilled two-floor vacancy in less than three months
  • Increased rental rates from $19.00 to $29.00
  • Client purchased asset for $98.76/SF and sold following building lease-up for $212.06/SF (a return of 115%)
  • Parkway at Avalon:
  • Increased occupancy from 68% to 89% in 18 months
  • $24.00 to $36.00 rental rate increase
  • Glencastle:
  • Successfully preleased full floor office user to kickoff redevelopment of former jail, stables and blacksmith shop
  • 72,800 SF adaptive reuse development
  • Achieved rental rates 17% above proforma
  • Maximized property exposure through targeted broker lunches and tours

Mr. Tyler began his career with CBRE in 2005 as a Real Estate Manager where he managed over 625,000 square feet of downtown Memphis high-rise office and retail space at Peabody Place for Belz Enterprises.

Education & Affiliations

Mr. Tyler received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with a minor in Music from Rhodes College. He holds a real estate license in the state of Georgia and is also a member of the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors and NAIOP.

Awards & Recognition

  • 2013 – 2021 Member of Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors Million Dollar Club
  • 2020 – JLL Young Guns, Developing Leaders Program
  • 2007 – Innovation Award (CBRE)
  • 2006 – Newcomer Award (CBRE)