William Simmons is a Senior Vice President within Jones Lang LaSalles Capital Markets group. Bill specializes in providing transaction-related investment services to a variety of multifamily industry clients.
Prior to its acquisition by Jones Lang LaSalle in 2012, Bill was a Senior Vice President with The Apartment Group since 2000. During his real estate tenure, Bill has consistently been a market leader in the apartment investment sales arena. He has 28 years of brokerage, appraisal and management experience in the Texas market. Since joining The Apartment Group, he has sold over $1 Billion in multifamily communities. Bill has served on various boards for The Apartment Association and institute of Real Estate Management. As a Certified Property Manager, he has a diverse background in multifamily construction and asset management.
Prior to his association with The Apartment Group, Bill was President of The Wm. Simmons Company, an independent brokerage firm. He also worked for seven years with Horn-Barlow Companies as Vice President of Construction and Asset Management.
Additionally, Bill's experience includes appraisal work for Wilson K. Mason and Allison Bullitt Companies. His real estate brokerage career started with Henry S. Miller Companies in 1980.
Bachelor of Business Administration University of Texas at Austin