Letters from Larry to tackling real estate’s uncomfortable truths

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Chris Ireland, JLL UK CEO, discusses the importance of balancing purpose and profits and his focus on engraining sustainability into JLL’s culture. We have all become much more aware of the environmental and societal issues facing us and are responding by examining how we change our behaviour. Letters from Larry Blackrock CEO Larry Fink, who […]

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Getting down to business and Brexit in 2019

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Over the next 12 months I think there’s no doubt we will all find ourselves navigating a path through uncertainty. Against that background, guests at our Property Predictions event wanted to hear how we thought real estate will perform. Overseas investors were responsible for 79 percent of deals in central London last year. Since the […]

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I am proud to release our 2017 Building a Better Tomorrow UK Sustainability Report

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Within the next 20 years, we will experience some of the greatest demographic, technological, environmental and social challenges of our time. These challenges demand a bolder response from businesses around the globe whilst being a force for good. Therefore, we have set thirty ambitious 2020 sustainability targets and we are delighted to share our progress […]

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Alternatives set for encore stellar performance in 2018

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The UK commercial property market is notoriously dynamic and fast moving but one area that has been particularly intriguing to observe is the growth of Alternatives into a mainstream asset class from the emergence of student housing in the 1990s, to the sector today accounting for £15.7 billion*.  At our recent annual Alternatives Predictions event […]

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Budget 2017: Was the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement “big and bold” enough?

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The Chancellor of the Exchequer promised a “big and bold” Autumn Budget and it’s fair to say he delivered, in some parts at least. While Philip Hammond announced some positive measures to help the economy grow out of austerity including greater investment in infrastructure and R&D, there were some concerns that he hadn’t gone far […]

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