JLL has hired Mo Beler as a managing director with the New York Capital Markets team. Beler will assist clients with the sale, purchase and recapitalization of real estate assets in the greater New York City market.
Beler has more than 15 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry and specializes in sourcing, underwriting, negotiating and structuring multi-sector investments across the capital stack. He will work with JLL’s existing capital markets team to grow the business.
“We are pleased to welcome Mo to JLL,” said Peter Riguardi, chairman and president of JLL’s Tri-State Region. “Mo’s expertise and experience will be an asset to our clients.”
Prior to joining JLL, Beler was principal and head of investments at Innovo Property Group, located in New York, where he formulated and implemented investment strategies and sourcing tactics, focusing on opportunistic, value-add and core investments across property sectors.
Earlier, he served as a vice president with Rockwood Capital’s acquisitions group, where he was a member of theEast Coast Acquisitions team, directing the acquisition of residential, office, retail, hotel and development-related projects in New York and Florida.
Beler received a bachelors degree in finance and accounting from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business, graduating with high distinction.
JLL is a leader in the New York tri-state commercial real estate market, with more than 2,400 of the most recognized industry experts offering brokerage, capital markets, property/facilities management, consulting, and project and development services. In 2016, the New York tri-state team completed approximately 28.2 million square feet of lease transactions; arranged investment sales, notes, debt and equity transactions valued at more than $12.0 billion; managed projects valued at $7.9 billion; and oversaw a property management, facilities management and agency leasing portfolio exceeding 146.7 million square feet.
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