Avison Young Principal and Managing Director of the New Jersey office Jeffrey Heller announced on April 23 that Jimo Liu joined the firm as a vice president.
Liu brings more than a decade of commercial real estate experience to his new role and will primarily focus on industrial sector brokerage transactions. He will be based in Avison Young New Jersey’s Metropark office.
Liu will provide real estate brokerage and advisory services for new and existing Avison Young industrial clients throughout the New Jersey market as well as help grow the firm’s overall regional brokerage footprint. Since 2012 he served as director and then vice president with HHE Investment Inc., managing the firm’s real estate investments in the U.S.
“We are pleased to welcome Jimo to Avison Young New Jersey,” noted Heller. “His years of experience and proven industry leadership make him an ideal fit for our team and his hire represents the latest step in our ongoing expansion and ability to attract top industry talent.”
“I’m excited to join the growing Avison Young New Jersey team,” adds Liu. “My career success has been built on being fiercely loyal and straightforward with each client I work with, and I intend to continue that same approach to servicing to my new role at Avison Young.”
Year to date in 2021, Liu has closed more than 450,000 square feet of industrial space.
His prior experience also includes business analyst stints with S&C, Wescott Financial Advisory Group and The MDE Group. Liu started his career in investment management at The MDE Group, now Beacon Trust, involved with portfolio management, risk analysis, and asset allocation.