News & Insider Reports

Newark Case Study: Bringing New Life to The New Jersey Bell Headquarters Building at 540 Broad

Sep 8, 2017

NEWARK, NJ – A few weeks ago, we wrote an article about Prudential’s contribution to revitalizing Newark, with an emphasis on their stake in the new 540 Broad Street New Jersey Bell Headquarters Building. This week, we hear from Jon Cortell, Vice President – Real Estate Development, L&M Development Partners, Inc. about how and why […] more

NEWARK, NJ – A few weeks ago, we wrote an article about Prudential’s contribution to revitalizing Newark, with an emphasis on their stake in the new 540 Broad Street New Jersey Bell Headquarters Building. This week, we hear from Jon Cortell, Vice President – Real Estate Development, L&M Development Partners, Inc. about how and why […] more

Newark CRE 360 Pt II: Is 1000 Acres Enough for the New Port?

Aug 15, 2017

NEWARK, NJ – We all know that saying “Newark is humming along” is an understatement. Newark insiders and officials are bullish on the market and looking forward to future growth. So the next thing we want to know, naturally, are what’s in the pipeline specifically, and how far are we from not needing incentives anymore? […] more

NEWARK, NJ – We all know that saying “Newark is humming along” is an understatement. Newark insiders and officials are bullish on the market and looking forward to future growth. So the next thing we want to know, naturally, are what’s in the pipeline specifically, and how far are we from not needing incentives anymore? […] more

Does the Gold Coast have the Right Retail Mix?

Jul 20, 2017

JERSEY CITY, NJ — Retail transactions take up 1/3 of office product in the Gold Coast. So there is room to grow, and that’s particularly true on the waterfront. Some might say there’s virtually none to speak of. So that begs the question — how important is it to having an office or multi-family experience […] more

JERSEY CITY, NJ — Retail transactions take up 1/3 of office product in the Gold Coast. So there is room to grow, and that’s particularly true on the waterfront. Some might say there’s virtually none to speak of. So that begs the question — how important is it to having an office or multi-family experience […] more

With Whole Foods Acquisition, Amazon Has Changed the Game

Jun 21, 2017

ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania – Last week Amazon announced it would be acquiring Whole Foods to the tune of $13.7 billion dollars for control of over 400 stores. Observers don’t entirely agree on the future impact on the grocery or retail industry, but one thing is clear — Amazon wants to change the game. “This is a […] more

ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania – Last week Amazon announced it would be acquiring Whole Foods to the tune of $13.7 billion dollars for control of over 400 stores. Observers don’t entirely agree on the future impact on the grocery or retail industry, but one thing is clear — Amazon wants to change the game. “This is a […] more

Amazon vs Wal-Mart: “The Ants Will Get Trampled When the Elephants Fight”

Jun 2, 2017

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – The industrial real estate game is changing. As big box retailers have closed-up shops, we are seeing two giants fill their space to pick up marketshare: Amazon and Wal-Mart. “Amazon and Wal-Mart will pick up the pieces they want,” says Kevin McGowan, President of McGowan Corporate Real Estate Advisors. “There […] more

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – The industrial real estate game is changing. As big box retailers have closed-up shops, we are seeing two giants fill their space to pick up marketshare: Amazon and Wal-Mart. “Amazon and Wal-Mart will pick up the pieces they want,” says Kevin McGowan, President of McGowan Corporate Real Estate Advisors. “There […] more

Amazon is E-Commerce Leader in Competitive Landscape

Jun 20, 2016

Attendance is building for two premier industry events, The Second Annual Newark CRE Summit, and The Fourth Annual Northeast Industrial Real Estate Summit. Both events will be held on June 21 at The Prudential Center in Newark. Earlier today, we spoke with Ben Conwell, Senior Managing Director & National Practice Leader in the E-Commerce Fulfillment […] more

Attendance is building for two premier industry events, The Second Annual Newark CRE Summit, and The Fourth Annual Northeast Industrial Real Estate Summit. Both events will be held on June 21 at The Prudential Center in Newark. Earlier today, we spoke with Ben Conwell, Senior Managing Director & National Practice Leader in the E-Commerce Fulfillment […] more

HFF’s Nachamkin: E-Commerce is Real and Very Significant, Expect Modest Rent Growth in NJ Industrial Submarkets

Jun 9, 2016

Attendance is building for two premier industry events, The Second Annual Newark CRE Summit, and The Fourth Annual Northeast Industrial Real Estate Summit. Both events will be held on June 21 at The Prudential Center in Newark. Earlier today, we spoke with Michael Nachamkin, Managing Director, HFF, who will be a featured speaker at The […] more

Attendance is building for two premier industry events, The Second Annual Newark CRE Summit, and The Fourth Annual Northeast Industrial Real Estate Summit. Both events will be held on June 21 at The Prudential Center in Newark. Earlier today, we spoke with Michael Nachamkin, Managing Director, HFF, who will be a featured speaker at The […] more

Jersey City’s Development Boom: 9th Largest Downtown Area in the U.S.

May 31, 2016

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey — The Fourth Annual New Jersey Gold Coast & Spring Multifamily Summit, attended by more than 400 real estate professionals brought focus to the health of the Hudson County commercial real estate arena, notably where trends are pointing, and the near-and-future development and investment outlook of the region. 45 expert speakers, […] more

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey — The Fourth Annual New Jersey Gold Coast & Spring Multifamily Summit, attended by more than 400 real estate professionals brought focus to the health of the Hudson County commercial real estate arena, notably where trends are pointing, and the near-and-future development and investment outlook of the region. 45 expert speakers, […] more

Green Buildings Drive Rental Rates in Hudson County Submarkets; Landlords Become More Selective about Retail

Mar 20, 2016

JERSEY CITY, NJ  — More than 350 senior-level executives and decision makers from the region’s most active commercial real estate development, investment and brokerage firms attended The Fourth Annual New Jersey Gold Coast Summit, the latest installment in The NJ Commercial Real Estate Series. The summit was held on March 17 at Maritime Parc, a […] more

JERSEY CITY, NJ  — More than 350 senior-level executives and decision makers from the region’s most active commercial real estate development, investment and brokerage firms attended The Fourth Annual New Jersey Gold Coast Summit, the latest installment in The NJ Commercial Real Estate Series. The summit was held on March 17 at Maritime Parc, a […] more

Industrial Investor Interest Shifts to Secondary Markets: Amazon’s Rapid Growth in Northeast Markets & More

Oct 1, 2015

Leading commercial real estate and public sector executives convened for the The Third Annual Northeast Industrial Real Estate Summit, the recent installment in The NJ Commercial Real Estate Series, held on June 10 in Jersey City. David B. Wolfe, Member, Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C Demand dynamics for industrial real estate are changing rapidly in New […] more

Leading commercial real estate and public sector executives convened for the The Third Annual Northeast Industrial Real Estate Summit, the recent installment in The NJ Commercial Real Estate Series, held on June 10 in Jersey City. David B. Wolfe, Member, Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C Demand dynamics for industrial real estate are changing rapidly in New […] more