Archive | Location strategy RSS feed for this section

Offices 2020 Asia Pacific – Prepare for the changing trends today!

Posted by: Alex Colpaert, Corporate Research, Jones Lang LaSalle Asia Pacific Much has been written about the tremendous growth of some Asia Pacific cities over the last few decades. The knock on effect on real estate is often visualized by the famous pictures of the transformation of the Pudong district in Shanghai, where low-rise factories [...]

Supply chain and government relationships critical in China’s Tier II and III cities

Posted by: Michael Klibaner, Head of Research. Greater China Chua Ming Lee from Unilever and Chu Yong Yi from Shell were very forthcoming and candid during yesterday’s session on opportunities in China’s Tier II and III Cities. What struck me was how the supply chain is such a critical factor for all types of companies [...]

The growing appeal of Silicon Beach

With over $1 billion in venture capital funds going to Los Angeles county and Orange county in the first two quarters of 2012, the area is emerging as a new hotspot for media and technology companies in California. Peter Belisle, Southwest Market Director for Jones Lang LaSalle, talks about trends in Silicon Beach and the [...]

Shaping the real estate envelope

Tod Lickerman speaks about how service providers today can add value to their clients by broadening the perspective to focus on the future of clients, “shaping the real estate envelope” around their long-term business goals. Tod discusses helping corporations rationalize their US and European portfolios, while investing in facilities in growing economies in Latin America, [...]

Full STEAM ahead in San Bernardino County

Mary Jane Olhasso, Economic Development Administrator with the County of San Bernardino, talks about how the CRE 2020 research will help the County plan for and make investments to support the future of their workforce. Mary Jane references the STEAM disciplines — science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics—as fundamental to developing the knowledge base that [...]