JLL Retail’s recently released “Can coworking work at the mall?” report provides great perspective on the potential future of coworking and retail. The study examined 75 retail coworking spaces that take up more than one million square feet… Read More
We’ve all been enjoying a robust economy over the last several years – especially in some of the larger markets around the US. In almost all areas, unemployment is extremely low. The last time we saw national unemployment at its current level of 4.2% was in 2000. Job growth is high and working millennials (those aged 25 to 34 years old), who are now shaping our workforce,… Read More
Growth is in our DNA! Expanding from 2.4 million in 1970, DFW’s population now totals 7.3 million. That is compound annual growth of 2.4 percent over the last 47 years – even after accounting for economic downturns!
Recently, JLL issued a report entitled “Ambitious Thinking: Smart Cities.” The study highlighted a trend across the country that urban areas were gaining a highly educated talent pool faster than the suburbs – and that a large share of these new residents, especially here in Dallas-Fort Worth, reverse commute to take advantage of the preferred urban lifestyle while… Read More
Consider the implications of all the growth in our region – how many homes would be needed, and how much office and industrial space would be required to serve our larger community? We all talk about the population growth we’ve seen in DFW and what is forecast, but no one has paused to consider what that means for our built environment – the homes that must be constructed, the… Read More
JLL’s Brooke Armstrong, Kimarie Ankenbrand and Torrey Littlejohn were featured in this month’s D CEO Magazine. The story, titled “Equal Measure,” is now available online and features their thoughts and experiences regarding diversity and inclusion and the evolution of the brokerage industry.
According to JLL Research, established tenants in North Texas and those companies interested in relocating look at the labor supply landscape across DFW in order to be as close as possible to the right labor pools.
JLL Research Director Steven McCord spoke to NBC 5’s Diana Zoga about one of the more coveted… Read More