Alexandria Expands Its Seattle Life Science Cluster Campuses

Pasadena, CA-based Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. plans to deliver 188 East Blaine St. and start pre-construction activities for 1165 Eastlake Ave. East in Seattle in Q2 2019. These value-creation development projects will add more than 300,000 rentable square feet of critically needed, highly adaptable state-of-the-art office/laboratory space to its Lake Union life science campus.

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Neely Joins J.P. Morgan Asset Management as Central U.S., Canada Institutional Head

J.P. Morgan Asset Management appointed Stephanie D. Neely as Managing Director and Head of Central US and Canada Region for North America Institutional. She will be based in Chicago and oversee institutional strategy, sales and client services and the region’s team of dedicated client-facing professionals. Neely brings three decades of financial services experience, most recently acting as VP

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Jeff Bradley Joins Bellwether’s Affordable Housing Group

Jeff Bradley joined Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital LLC’s Affordable Housing Group in the Dallas office. As Senior Vice President in the group, Bradley is responsible for originating commercial real estate loans, with specialization in affordable and market-rate housing. His expertise includes Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac lending, and the FHA’s Multifamily Accelerated Processing system. He

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SRS National Net Lease Group Adds Patrick Nutt in S. Florida

SRS Real Estate Partners added Patrick Nutt as EVP for the National Net Lease Group and market leader in the South Florida office. Nutt, who specializes in the acquisition and disposition of net-leased retail properties, will be working alongside SRS’ National Net Lease Group leaders, Patrick Luther and Matthew Mousavi. Nutt joins from Calkain Companies

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Branson Edwards Joins CBRE’s Retail Practice Group from NKF

Branson Edwards joined the CBRE as EVP and Leader of Integrated Retail Accounts in the Americas. Based in Chicago, Edwards will work with Brandon Famous, CBRE Global Retail Occupier Leader, and CBRE’s network of more than 800 retail professionals across the globe to enhance the company’s Integrated Retail Accounts practice. CBRE’s Anthony Buono says, “Branson

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Zillow CEO Rascoff Steps Down, Succeeded by Co-founder Barton

Zillow Group co-founder Spencer Rascoff is out as CEO, and former CEO Rich Barton (pictured) is in. Rascoff will remain on the Seattle-based company’s board of directors, while Lloyd Frink will become executive chairman. The company announced the leadership changes in connection with its fourth-quarter and full-year earnings report. “We created Zillow Group in 2005 to make

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CREW-OC Forms Vital Partnership with Chrysalis

By Dennis Kaiser Recently, a partnership was launched between CREW Orange County (CREW-OC) and Chrysalis, two nonprofit organizations that believe in empowering individuals. For nearly 30 years CREW-OC has provided opportunities for networking, education, leadership development, and philanthropic involvement for commercial real estate professionals. Since 1984, Chrysalis has offered crucial services including job-readiness classes, résumé

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Michelle Dilley Promoted to COO of DSC Logistics

Des Plaines, IL-based DSC Logistics promoted Michelle Dilley to COO, marking an important continuation of the company’s leadership and transformation strategy. She will continue to lead the company’s transformation initiative, and holds direct responsibility for DSC’s logistics center operations, which include more than 50 logistics centers nationwide, spanning in excess of 23 million square feet.

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Avison Young Expands in North Florida, Adds 26 to Team Via Front Street Acquisition

Avison Young acquired Gainesville, FL-based Front Street Commercial Real Estate Group, a full-service commercial real estate brokerage and property management company with operations throughout North Florida. The addition brings 26 new members to the firm. Nick Banks becomes a principal of Avison Young and managing director of the new office. He will manage day-to-day operations

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