Our Passion


This is the pursuit of The Jerde Partnership. And our passion is universal.

Passionate Icons

  • Design Directors each with Jerde for over 25 years
  • Jerde Leadership made up of 15 senior principals
  • Hundreds of design and innovation awards
  • 10 Urban Land Institute Awards and Case Studies
  • 70% of Jerde projects are mixed-use
  • Featured in prominent publications around the globe
  • Thousands of acres of landscape introduced in urban centers
  • Thousands of events/festivals occur in projects each year
  • Jerde places become community hubs for a city

Passionate Results

  • Over 1 billion people visit Jerde-designed places annually
  • Over 100 Jerde places are open worldwide
  • 97-100% average lease rate for retail
  • Net increase in investment value often exceeds 50% or more
  • Increased land value, sales and revenue in surrounding areas
  • Increase in metro ridership and foot traffic near project areas
  • Hundreds of thousands of new jobs created
  • Introduction of new brands and concepts to market place
  • Retail generates hundreds of millions of annual taxable sales
  • Retail sales average $500-800 per sq ft