While its office counterpart deals with an ongoing deluge of sublease space, Houston’s industrial market remains healthy overall. The industrial market experienced a significant jump in absorption in the third quarter, namely due to the delivery of a 3.9 million-square-foot build-to-suit manufacturing… Read More
Rising transportation costs and demanding service requirements are pushing companies closer to their customers. As a result, real estate decisions about distribution warehouses are increasingly crucial.
When it comes to supply chain optimization, companies must ultimately make site selection decisions that pin their strategy to the ground. JLL Industrial Research identified 32 specific metrics to evaluate and rank industrial market performance from… Read More
With increasing online and mobile commerce, returns, and the amount of capital spent on reverse logistics strategies, are an unmistakable and a potentially growing friction point in the supply chain.
A fall 2015 report from the National Retail Federation cites that 49 percent of retailers offer free return shipping. Earlier this year, a Sedlak Management Consultant blog cited a Gartner Inc. survey… Read More
Left to right: Richard Quarles (JLL), Harry Cantrell (Financial Advisor for HydroTex), Preston Yaggi (Lee & Associates), Bill Cronauer (HydroTex), Jim Shaffer (HydroTex), Vidal Ramirez (Allegiance Bank), Troy Lovett (Vigavi) and Terry Kennedy (Munson Kennedy Partnership).
Yesterday, Vigavi Realty broke ground on a new design build project at Fairmont Industrial Center, located at 11802 Fairmont… Read More
Each year the local business journal sets out to identify some of the highest performing commercial real estate brokers in town. This year, four of our top producers were named Heavy Hitters. Combined, these top achievers have billions of dollars’ worth of transactions, tens of millions of square feet, and more than a century of experience under their belts. We’re proud to have them as part of the JLL… Read More
Left to right: Jason Whittington (NAI Partners), David Brown (Tidal Tank), John Romain (Sprint Industrial Holdings), Sandy Scott (Sprint Industrial Holdings), Luis Villarreal (Vigavi), Terry Kennedy (Munson Kennedy), Troy Lovett (Vigavi), and Richard Quarles (JLL).
Yesterday, Vigavi Realty broke ground on a new industrial build-to-suit project in Thompson Ten… Read More
By: John Talhelm, Senior Vice President, JLL Houston
The Panama Canal expansion is without a doubt a global “game changer.”
Upon completion, it promises to deliver cost savings to companies needing to quickly transport goods and materials to market. This is increasingly important as organizations seek to stay competitive by operating the most cost-effective and… Read More