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Hughes Marino, LLC, situated in San Diego, is led by Jason Hughes, who serves as chairman, CEO, and owner. He started his commercial landholdings career in the 1980s with Cushman & Wakefield in Los Angeles’ Century City neighborhood. Jason Hughes eventually relocated to San Diego, where he has almost thirty years of experience representing both tenants and buyers.


Up to now, his services, high ranked among top clients, include commercial, quasi, and municipal clients in lease and purchase discussions. Jason Hughes and his spouse Shay have had a significant impact for more than two decades in the commercial landholdings market. Hughes Marino, the biggest exclusive occupant and buyer representing business in San Diego has grown at an outstanding pace.


They evolved into a key participant in the commercial construction management sector with offices around the United States. As global brands, he and Shay have concentrated on offering deeper client services than previously seen in the business, giving service and outcomes assurances to all of their customer connections. By signing the construction management Brokers Dual Agency Disclosure Bill into law in August of this year, Jason Hughes has been recognized as a leading advocate for tenant representation in the planning and design industry. 


Jason Hughes explains that, according to new state legislation, commercial renters in California will now be notified in writing when engaging with a broker that advises both occupants and proprietors, creating a possible conflict of interest.vJason has negotiated leases and transactions totaling millions of square feet (LinkedIn). 


Lenny has negotiated complicated and large contracts; early renegotiations; expansion and contraction discussions; acquisitions of commercial properties; participation in loan structuring; lease and loan workouts; regulatory discussions; and project financing. Since 1985, Jason has negotiated many of the major tenant lease deals in Downtown San Diego and Sorrento Mesa, among other regions. Jason Hughes has a Bsc in Business Administration and an MBA in Property Investment Finance from UC San Diego. The industry expert has been on various television shows and business magazines, including the Anderson School of Business at UCLA and the Rady School of Management at UCSD.