Robert H. VeShancey is an Executive Managing Director and head of Agency Leasing for JLL located in the company’s Mid-Atlantic region. As head of Agency Leasing, he manages a team of 30 agency leasing professionals in five offices throughout the Mid Atlantic. Bob’s primary responsibility is as co-team leader and transactional professional for JLL’s Northern Virginia Agency Leasing team. In this capacity, he oversees a team of 14 professionals who handle an 18 million square foot portfolio for local and intuitional investors.
Bob joined JLL in 1995. He has over 27 years of commercial real estate experience. Recent notable transactions include: pre-leasing 150,000 square feet to the Center for Naval Analysis, leasing 180,000 square feet to Fannie Mae for Brookfield at One Reston Crescent, leasing more than 550,000 square feet to Capital One and Microstrategy for Quadrangle/AEW. In addition, he has represented corporate clients such as Unisys, Microsoft, SAIC, McDonalds Corporation, and Capital One.
Bob also oversees JLL’s sports and entertainment practice group in the Mid Atlantic. His focus is business development across the various service lines offered by JLL including site acquisitions, construction management and venue engineering for sports arenas, stadiums and entertainment spaces. JLL’s sports and entertainment clients include Monumental Sports and Entertainment, owners of the Washington Capitals and Wizards, and MLS team D.C. United.
Education and Affiliations
Bob received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the College of William and Mary. He is licensed as a real estate salesperson in Virginia.