Category Archives: Industrial Services

Atlanta ranks as a top tech hub

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Companies look to Atlanta because of lower cost of business

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In JLL Research’s 2016 Technology Outlook, Atlanta remains a strong competitor in the tech market, providing high industry opportunities at a low cost. According to the report, Metro Atlanta currently ranks as the lowest cost of doing business of the 31 largest metros, followed by… Read More

Port of Savannah Plays Crucial Role in Atlanta’s Industrial Real Estate Sector

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Atlanta’s industrial real estate sector enjoyed a robust 2014, and the Port of Savannah is an important reason why. JLL’s Steve Grable explores the effect of the port, which is currently undergoing an expansion, in a new guest post on CREW Atlanta’s blog.

Here’s a key excerpt:

At December’s end, industrial vacancy rate stood at 8.7 percent, the lowest rate in

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Industrial Landscape Breakfast Shines Spotlight on Atlanta’s Surging Industrial Sector

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Wit Truitt – Industrial Lead

Wit Truitt – Industrial Lead

Atlanta’s industrial market is in the midst of a vibrant recovery, and 2015 could be “a record-breaking year” for the sector in the metro area.

Those were two of the conclusions to be drawn from JLL Atlanta’s Industrial Landscape breakfast, held Thursday morning at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Buckhead. The event featured the… Read More

Atlanta’s Industrial Sector Firmly on the Mend

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Wit Truitt – Industrial Lead

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As 2014 winds down, it’s clear Atlanta’s industrial real estate market has regained its footing, with vacancies dropping and spec development returning. Furthermore, the sector is poised for further improvement in the year ahead. That’s the word from JLL’s Wit Truitt in a guest blog post he penned for the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Here’s a key

U.S. Ports & the Panama Canal: Who will reap the benefits?

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Steve Grable, SVP, Industrial Services, JLL Atlanta

Steve Grable, SVP, Industrial Services, JLL Atlanta

by Steve Grable, SVP, Industrial Services, JLL Atlanta

The United States is an import-export powerhouse. But as goods flow through our largest ports and the Panama Canal nears completion, fundamental changes are driving multimodal and supply chain strategies and forcing logistics/operations changes: