Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

News Releases


JLL takes home top honours for overseas real estate consultancy at Hexun Financial Awards

Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), a global leading real estate services firm, has been awarded “Best Overseas Real Estate Consultancy” at the 12th annual China Financial Enterprises Awards. The event, held on October 28th, was hosted by, a top financial information service provider in China associated with Caijing, the country’s most popular business magazine. 

Chinese investment into overseas property has exploded recently, growing 200-fold in the past six years alone. The Hexun award indicates the market leadership position of JLL in assisting this growing wave of investments from Chinese institutional investors and high-net worth individuals. 

“Best Overseas Real Estate Consultancy” is awarded to the candidate with the highest-quality reputation as a real estate service provider for overseas markets, and is decided through a comprehensive survey of Chinese real estate developers, a panel of experts and media professionals, and an online vote. 

Commenting on the award, Head of JLL’s International Capital Group in Asia Pacific, Alistair Meadows, said, 'Winning the Best Overseas Real Estate Consultancy in China is testament to the hard work of our in-country team and we are thrilled with this achievement. Our China platform, which is aligned to our dedicated International Capital Group, provides access to global opportunities for Chinese investors and we look forward to building on our early success as the country’s leading outbound advisor’

With over fifty years’ experience in Asia Pacific and more than 15,000 staff in Greater China alone, JLL’s presence is one of the most respectable and established amongst global real estate services firms in China. Recently, JLL has assisted Chinese investors to make watershed investments in overseas real estate markets with notable deals including; Greenland Holdings Group’s purchase of the Ram Brewery, The U.K’s oldest brewery and the Group’s inaugural venture into the European market; Country Garden Australia Pty Ltd’s first-ever investment into the Australian residential property market; A Chinese developers’ completion of the sale of office space at 225 Bush Street, Los Angeles. 

“We are honoured with this award, and will take it as an opportunity to continuously improve our service standards and add real, tangible value for our customers,” Darren Xia from JLL International Capital Group in Beijing noted.

- ends - 

Notes to Editors: 
JLL Capital Markets is a full-service global provider of capital solutions for real estate investors and occupiers. The firm’s in-depth local market and global investor knowledge delivers the best-in-class solutions for clients — whether a sale, financing, repositioning, advisory or recapitalization execution. In 2013 alone, JLL Capital Markets completed $99 billion in investment sale and debt and equity transactions globally. The firm’s Capital Markets team comprises more than 1,300 specialists, operating all over the globe.

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. With annual fee revenue of $4 billion and gross revenue of $4.5 billion, JLL has more than 200 corporate offices, operates in 75 countries and has a global workforce of approximately 53,000. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3.0 billion square feet, or 280.0 million square meters, and completed $99.0 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2013. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $50.0 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle incorporated. For further information, visit

JLL has over 50 years of experience in Asia Pacific, with over 28,000 employees operating in 80 offices in 16 countries across the region. The firm was named ‘Best Property Consultancy’ in seven Asia Pacific countries at the International Property Awards Asia Pacific 2014, and won nine Asia Pacific awards in the Euromoney Real Estate Awards 2013. 

200 East Randolph Drive Chicago Illinois 60601 | 30 Warwick Street London W1B 5NH |9 Raffles Place #39–00 Republic Plaza Singapore 048619