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December 27, 2012
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Throwback Thursdays- The Glistening Ambience

The reflection of the chandelier sparkled off every wall and visitor that entered the center. The Waterford crystal chandelier was installed in the Waterford Mall in 1985 and was the largest at the time in the United States. Shopping centers are the 3rd most visited place for the average American after home and work. Therefor,…

December 20, 2012
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Throwback Thursdays- Capital Sensation New Years Party

The old post office was built over 100 years ago, located between the White House and Capital Hill. What once was an unused building quickly transformed into 60,000 square feet of food shops, cafes and fine boutiques. In 1984 the multifaceted space hosted a New Years Eve party with over 50,000 guests.

December 17, 2012
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Social Business – A New Way of Working

Technology has fundamentally changed how people interact, how relationships form and how business is conducted.   Whether we consider how the Internet has enabled like-minded individuals across the globe to interact, or how social networks have the power to make or break brands, there is no putting the genie back in the bottle when it…

December 13, 2012
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Throwback Thursdays- Sparkle and Glamour

Ever wonder what shopping magazines were like in the 1980s? Well, it was a whole lot different then online shopping. The strategy for mail order catalogs was solely the idea of luxury. The more glamour in the magazine the higher the sales were for the retail store.

December 5, 2012
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JLL Video NY Conf Video Blogs

Jones Lang LaSalle spoke with several of the attendees at the New York National Conference about the latest and greatest going on in the industry. Check out the videos below and special thanks to JLL for guest video blogging from the New York National Conference. Possible Hiccups on the Horizon for Retail Paul Berkman EVP…

December 3, 2012
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Videos from the NYConf

The New York National Conference is off to a great start with over 7,000 attendees coming together for networking and dealmaking. Jones Lang LaSalle was on hand to speak with some of the attendees. Special thanks to JLL for guest video blogging the latest and greatest from the New York National Conference. A Retail Portfolio…