Category Archives: North Suburban

An ambition to advance veterans in CRE

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Zach Gramlich, JLL Brokerage Associate

JLL Boston’s newest Suburban broker Zach Gramlich admits his foray into commercial real estate has been a tough one. That’s because Zach, a former Recon Marine, is one of the thousands of veterans transitioning from the military into the professional world.

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Rediscovering the Suburbs: An untapped opportunity

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What do Millennials want? While it might surprise you, according to Ivy Zelman, Chief Executive Officer at Zelman & Associates, they want suburban life. In fact, a recent survey from The Zillow Group on Consumer Housing Trends says, “it’s a common myth that all Millennials are short-term buyers seeking homes in trendy, urban neighborhoods.” The report reveals that, in reality, half of all Millennials live in suburban communities.

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Could Boston’s suburbs be next stop for high-tech companies?

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As you may have already seen in JLL’s latest Technology Office Outlook, Greater Boston is among the top tech markets in the country, ranking 3rd in tech leasing, 5th in VC funding, and 5th in overall market resiliency. But the bulk of the conversation surrounding tech in this region has been focused on Cambridge and Boston. In fact, East Cambridge and the Financial District are two of the most concentrated and… Read More

POST draws on building’s unique history to deliver in-demand creative space

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Decembrele_Chris_Color_Casual_HiResFrom Chris Decembrele
Senior Vice President, North Suburban Leasing

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New construction is springing up all around Greater Boston, with office, residential and retail space in high demand. But there’s something to be said for well located, existing, available… Read More

The District Burlington: A whole new experience

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The District Burlington’s new Experience Center, recently unveiled at an open house event for the local brokerage community, is a different kind of marketing center unlike anything in the area. Expressing the innovative qualities and new additions to this vibrant mixed-use development, the Experience Center also represents the latest in the myriad of workplace amenities and emphasizes the fact that space and context really matter to today’s creative tech companies. Themes… Read More

Infographic: The District Burlington by the numbers

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From Chris Decembrele
Senior Vice President, North Suburban Leasing

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Burlington is quickly becoming one of Greater Boston’s most popular suburban office destinations. In fact, demand in the area is at an all-time high, and that shouldn’t come as a… Read More

A banner year capped off by a banner night

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Last night was a historic one for JLL New England as the company took home four of the year’s most prestigious honors at the Commercial Brokers Association (CBA) Achievement Awards. This signature event brings together several hundred of the most influential leaders and decision makers from the Massachusetts brokerage industry to honor the year’s most impressive deals and most distinguished professionals.

We are proud to announce that JLL New England took home… Read More

The urbanization of the suburbs: What matters, who’s doing it right, and what the future holds

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From Chris Decembrele
Senior Vice President

Work is no longer just a 9-5. It’s not in Kendall Square, and it’s not in many thriving suburban markets. In fact, in the suburbs, amenities have become king, as landlords look to differentiate their park from the pack and establish a true “work, play, stay” setting. Particularly in markets like Burlington and Waltham, this has been a… Read More