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JLL’s Bill Honsaker named to GPEC Board of Directors

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

JLL Managing Director Bill Honsaker is one of eight new members just named to the Greater Phoenix Economic Council’s (GPEC) 2015-2016 Board of Directors. An award-winning broker in the Phoenix office of JLL, Honsaker has 25 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry. In that time, he has served as an active GPEC Certified… Read More →

JLL completes sale of DC Ranch project for $18.7M

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured

On behalf of Arizona-based DMB, the Phoenix office of JLL has completed the $18.7 million sale of Canyon Village, a Class A mixed-use office project and cornerstone development within the DC Ranch masterplanned community in Scottsdale, Arizona. JLL Senior Managing Director Dennis Desmond and Senior Vice President Brian Ackerman represented the property seller, Canyon Village… Read More →

Chris Latvaaho joins JLL office leasing group

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by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

The Phoenix office of JLL has hired local broker Chris Latvaaho as Vice President in its Phoenix office leasing group. Latvaaho joins the existing JLL team of Managing Director John Bonnell and Vice President Brett Abramson, who specialize in agency representation for existing and ground-up developments, and both institutional and entrepreneurial landlords. Prior to Joining JLL, Latvaaho served for 14 years as… Read More →

Chandler Corporate Center sells for $13.9M

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured

Capital markets experts in the Phoenix office of JLL have completed the $13.914 million sale of Chandler Corporate Center I, a 67,561-square-foot Class A office property in Chandler, Arizona. The sale price breaks the $200-per-square-foot mark for suburban office space—a significant indicator according to JLL. JLL Senior Managing Director Dennis Desmond represented the property seller,… Read More →

As Phoenix Suburban Office Markets Recover, Skyline Poised to Follow

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“Game on” seems to be the sentiment of Phoenix office tenants as they continue to bounce back from the recession, albeit with smaller work spaces that must achieve greater efficiencies with a reduced footprint. Suburban office markets—primarily in Tempe, Chandler and the Camelback Corridor—that are close to employees and offer higher-density parking are leading this… Read More →

After Hours with Dennis Desmond

dennis desmond - AZRE Magazine May/June 2012
by in After Hours | AZRE Magazine

Dennis Desmond Managing director, Jones Lang Lasalle Born in Chicago Attended Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles), where he received a BS in personal and industrial relations Married to wife, Kathleen, for 38 years Dennis Desmond has been with JLL for 2 years; has been in commercial real estate for more than 30 years Responsibilities Dennis… Read More →

Dennis Desmond, Jones Lang LaSalle, Phoenix Market Observations

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by in Investment

Dennis Desmond, Senior Managing Director – Phoenix of Jones Lang LaSalle, shares observations about the Phoenix market that came out of ULI’s 2011 Real Estate Summit at the Spring Council Forum, held May 18-20 at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Though the past year-and-a-half have been eerily quiet on the Phoenix commercial real estate investment front, 2011… Read More →