JLL Goes Big This Q1 As They Take Key and Leading Roles in PH Real Estate’s Biggest Events

JLL Continues to trail blaze as an industry thought leader through active participation in milestone events organized by leading proponents of the Philippine real estate industry.

April 11, 2019

Just recently, JLL Philippines’ Country Head Christophe Vicic was elected as the Awards Chairperson for the 7th Property Guru Philippines Property Awards. The Property Guru Philippines recognizes projects on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Sustainable Development, Design and Construction, Building Communities, Customer Care, and Public Facility. The competition holds the gold standard in the Philippine real estate sector- recognizing development, design, and innovation.

JLL’s Christophe Vicic will head the judging panel together with respected industry experts, which includes, among others, Jaime Cura, Ph.D. of RGV Group of Companies who Vicic succeeds as chairman. Nominations and entries for more than 35 competitive award categories are still open and will close on May 3 and May 10 respectively. The gala dinner and awards ceremony for the 7th Property Guru Philippines Property Awards will be held on July 5, 2019.

JLL also headlines in Urban Land Institute (ULI) Philippine Conference: The Future Summit on April 4, 2019 where Jordan Kostelac, JLL’s PropTech Director opens the forum as a keynote speaker. JLL takes the stage to share its expertise at the country’s annual real estate summit for technology and innovation by further defining the Real Estate Digital Ecosystem.  Jordan Kostelac gives his insights about property technology and innovation in real estate which are important in guiding the local market on how to build an effective environment around new technologies while maintaining relevance and efficiency. JLL locally and internationally participates in ULI’s programs to better understand and work with the local real estate market in transforming the Philippine real estate industry to a more sustainable and future-ready sector, with the ULI Philippine Conference 2019 being one of these initiatives.

As the first quarter of 2019 closes, JLL Philippines leads the market with Know the POINT: Predictions, Opportunities, Insights, News, & Trends | The Philippines Real Estates Market Overview Q1 2019.  JLL’s Head of Research and Consultancy, Janlo de los Reyes, discusses the first quarter market overview covering real estate trends and insights. He will be joined by BDO Unibank's Chief Market Strategist and First Vice President, Mr. Jonathan L. Ravelas, who will share his thoughts about Building A Resilient Future for the Philippines. 

Know the POINT is an event initiated by JLL Philippines in partnership with SM Keppel Land Inc. and BDO Unibank held at Ortigas’ newest skyscraper, The Podium West Tower, in cooperation with the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Philippines, the Australian-New Zealand Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, the British Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, and the Urban Land Institute of the Philippines.

As the Philippine real estate sector continues to boom for 2019, JLL has endeavoured to work relentlessly with local leaders and experts in transforming a more sustainable industry and help its stakeholders face the future.

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About JLL

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. Our vision is to reimagine the world of real estate, creating rewarding opportunities and amazing spaces where people can achieve their ambitions. In doing so, we will build a better tomorrow for our clients, our people and our communities. JLL is a Fortune 500 company with annual revenue of $16.3 billion, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of over 90,000 as of December 31, 2018. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit

In the Philippines, JLL has been operating in the country since 1997 as a 100% wholly-owned entity and currently manages about 5.2 million square meters of real estate with a workforce of over 1,100 employees. With more than two decades of local expertise working hand-in-hand with its global legacy, JLL provides to the Philippine real estate market an unparalleled synergy of services with a strong commitment to achieve real estate ambitions through future-ready approaches. 

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