JAS Worldwide at the First Logistics Center @ 283 in Elizabethtown Named 2024 Lease of the Year CoStar Impact Award Winner

Winners were selected by a panel of more than 660 esteemed industry professionals across 128 markets at the third annual commercial real estate awards

Camp Hill, PA (March 27, 2024) – Jason Grace, CCIM, SIOR the CEO and Managing Principal of Landmark Commercial Realty, has been recognized with the prestigious 2024 CoStar Impact Award for Lease of the Year for the Philadelphia Market. This award celebrates Jason’s exceptional role in facilitating a significant industrial lease transaction that further solidified central Pennsylvania’s position as a growing hub for logistics and distribution.

The award-winning transaction involved securing a substantial 349,242 square-foot lease for global freight and logistics service provider, JAS Worldwide, at the First Logistics Center @ 283 in Elizabethtown. Owned by First Industrial Realty Trust, the state-of-the-art facility offers nearly 700,000 square feet of prime industrial space and is strategically located near key transportation routes and logistical hubs.

Commenting on the community impact of the transaction, Jason Grace shared, “The significance of this lease extends beyond mere business dealings. It stands as a catalyst for positive change and growth in the Elizabethtown community and the broader central Pennsylvania region. By welcoming a global leader like JAS Worldwide, we are fostering job opportunities and encouraging economic development, while also creating avenues for other businesses to flourish. This lease highlights the potential of thoughtful real estate decisions in promoting community growth and expanding economic opportunities for all.”

The CoStar Impact Awards recognize exemplary commercial real estate transactions and projects completed in 2023 that have significantly influenced neighborhoods or submarkets across 128 major international markets in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The awards honored over 380 winners for their CRE transactions across five categories: Lease of the Year, Sale/Acquisition of the Year, Commercial Development of the Year, Multifamily Development of the Year and Redevelopment of the Year.

“Now in its third year, the CoStar Impact Awards are an incredible opportunity to recognize the real estate projects fundamentally transforming the industry landscape,” said Andy Florance, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of CoStar Group. “Our diverse panel of judges worked diligently to identify the most impactful commercial real estate projects across a range of categories that are shaping the future of the industry and the communities in which they serve. It’s an honor to recognize the companies and projects propelling the real estate sector forward.”

About CoStar Group, Inc.
CoStar Group, Inc. is the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces. Founded in 1987, CoStar conducts expansive, ongoing research to produce and maintain the largest and most comprehensive database of commercial real estate information. Headquartered in Washington, DC, CoStar maintains offices throughout the U.S., in Europe and in Toronto, Canada with a staff of over 2,400 worldwide, including the industry’s largest professional research organization. For more information, visit www.costargroup.com.

About Landmark Commercial Realty
Landmark Commercial Realty Inc., established in 1988, is a full-service commercial/industrial brokerage firm headquartered in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania with a focus on the South-Central Pennsylvania region. Serving more than 200 markets globally, Landmark is a member of TCN Worldwide with more than 1500 brokers and salespeople. For more information, click here.

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