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JLL named Consultant of the Year at CRE Awards 2016

​Moscow, 22 April, 2016 – At the annual Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Awards ceremony held in Moscow on 21 April 2016, JLL has been voted ‘Consultant of the Year 2016’.

This is the 11th consecutive time and the 12th time over the CRE Awards’ 13-year history that JLL has received a ‘Golden Brick’ in the ‘Consultant of the Year’ nomination. At the XIII CRE Awards ceremony, JLL also won the award in the ‘Leasing Deal of the Year – Office Real Estate’ nomination for the biggest Class A leasing deal of 2014-2015 – adidas Group's Russian HQ in the Krylatsky Hills business park, and the ‘Deal of the Year - Purchase-Sale’ nomination for the largest investment transaction with foreign capital on the Russian real estate market in 2015 – the purchase of Metropolis Office Buildings by Hines and PPF from Capital Partners.

Aside from these awards, a number of JLL’s projects also received ‘Golden Bricks’:

• Comcity office park, Alpha phase in the ‘Business Park’ nomination (developer – PPF Real Estate Russia, leasing agent – JLL);

• Mozaica SEC in the ‘Large Retail Centre’ nomination (developer – OST Development, managing company – JLL);

• Vykhodnoy (Lyubertsy) SC in the ‘Medium Retail Centre’ nomination (developer – Brack Capital Real Estate, leasing agent – JLL).

Earlier this week the Parma (Syktyvkar) SEC has been voted the best new shopping centre (‘Small Retail Centre’ category) at the Russian Council of Shopping Centres (RCSC) Awards.

Tom Devonshire-Griffin, Managing Director, JLL, Russia & CIS, comments: “This year JLL has won the ‘Consultant of the Year’ title in Russia’s real estate market for the 11th consecutive time. Over the years this award is becoming more and more valuable to the JLL team: through the years we deliver the highest standards of services, and this award is an evidence of the professionalism of each member of our team. On behalf of the whole team and myself, I warmly thank our clients for their loyalty and appreciation of our work, and I also congratulate all the winners on their well-deserved awards.”

The Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Awards was founded by Impress Media Publishers and are presented to the best retail, office, industrial, multi-use and hotel projects as well as to consultants, developers and managing companies operating in Russia. Winners are determined by a voting jury which includes leading experts and CRE professionals.

About JLL

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. A Fortune 500 company with annual fee revenue of $5.2 billion and gross revenue of $6.0 billion, JLL has more than 230 corporate offices, operates in more than 80 countries and has a global workforce of more than 60,000. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 4.0 billion square feet, or 372 million square meters, and completed $138 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2015. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $56.4 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated.

In Russia and CIS JLL has offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kiev. JLL, Russia & CIS was voted Consultant of the Year in 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 at the Commercial Real Estate Awards, Moscow; Consultant of the Year at the Commercial Real Estate Awards 2009, St. Petersburg; Consultant of the Year at the RCSC Awards in 2015, and The Best Real Estate Consultancy in Ukraine at the Ukrainian Property Awards in 2013.