News & Insider Reports

Harrison NoG Case Study: Attracting Retail When the Industry is in Flux

May 2, 2018

JERSEY CITY, NJ — The southern portion of Harrison, New Jersey has seen a transformation in the last ten years. No longer just an industrial area, it’s become a transit-oriented region with a wealth of amenities and a thriving community. However, the best part of the revitalization may still be to come. GRO Architects have […] more

JERSEY CITY, NJ — The southern portion of Harrison, New Jersey has seen a transformation in the last ten years. No longer just an industrial area, it’s become a transit-oriented region with a wealth of amenities and a thriving community. However, the best part of the revitalization may still be to come. GRO Architects have […] more

Harrison NoG Case Study: Creating a Sense of Place in Industrial No Man’s Land

Apr 5, 2018

JERSEY CITY, NJ — The southern portion of Harrison, New Jersey has seen a transformation in the last ten years. No longer just an industrial area, it’s become a transit-oriented region with a wealth of amenities and a thriving community. However, the best part of the revitalization may still be to come. GRO Architects have […] more

JERSEY CITY, NJ — The southern portion of Harrison, New Jersey has seen a transformation in the last ten years. No longer just an industrial area, it’s become a transit-oriented region with a wealth of amenities and a thriving community. However, the best part of the revitalization may still be to come. GRO Architects have […] more

Q&A with Lori Grifa: New Jersey is Dynamic, Firms Large and Small Hitting All Cylinders

Mar 12, 2018

JERSEY CITY, NJ – Lori Grifa is an Attorney and Partner at Archer, in Hackensack. Grifa has practiced law for more than 25 years. In her career, she has expertly untied the administrative and regulatory knots that frustrate and plague the business community. She brings a deep level of experience, knowledge and insight to matters […] more

JERSEY CITY, NJ – Lori Grifa is an Attorney and Partner at Archer, in Hackensack. Grifa has practiced law for more than 25 years. In her career, she has expertly untied the administrative and regulatory knots that frustrate and plague the business community. She brings a deep level of experience, knowledge and insight to matters […] more

Rutgers University’s Launches Black and Latino Urban Entrepreneurship Retail Acceleration Program

Feb 26, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Rutgers University’s Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development has launched the Black and Latino Urban Entrepreneurship Retail Acceleration Program. BLUE-RAP, a six-month program, will help black and Latino owners of retail stores and restaurants in the state of New Jersey thrive, purchase property, and open additional locations in growing downtown […] more

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Rutgers University’s Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development has launched the Black and Latino Urban Entrepreneurship Retail Acceleration Program. BLUE-RAP, a six-month program, will help black and Latino owners of retail stores and restaurants in the state of New Jersey thrive, purchase property, and open additional locations in growing downtown […] more

Mack-Cali Releases Q4 & FY2017 Earnings, Announces Purchase of Parcel from L+M for $53M

Feb 22, 2018

JERSEY CITY, NJ — Mack-Cali  has purchased L&M Development Partners’  Jersey City property located at 25 Christopher Columbus Drive. Mack-Cali plans to create a 600,000 square foot luxury apartment building with 718 units, including space for retail, a school, and possibly a daycare center. The parcel is located on the waterfront and has already been […] more

JERSEY CITY, NJ — Mack-Cali  has purchased L&M Development Partners’  Jersey City property located at 25 Christopher Columbus Drive. Mack-Cali plans to create a 600,000 square foot luxury apartment building with 718 units, including space for retail, a school, and possibly a daycare center. The parcel is located on the waterfront and has already been […] more

What are the Ripest Opportunities in New Jersey for Re-Positioning Office Buildings Into Other Uses?

Feb 12, 2018

JERSEY CITY, NJ – Earlier this month, we welcomed a pair of long-time New Jersey insiders to CapRE’s 2018 New Jersey Forecast to discuss New Jersey’s office leasing, investment & development sector. Jose Cruz, Senior Managing Director at HFF and Michael J. DeMarco, Chief Executive Officer at Mack-Cali Realty Corporation each provided distinct perspective when […] more

JERSEY CITY, NJ – Earlier this month, we welcomed a pair of long-time New Jersey insiders to CapRE’s 2018 New Jersey Forecast to discuss New Jersey’s office leasing, investment & development sector. Jose Cruz, Senior Managing Director at HFF and Michael J. DeMarco, Chief Executive Officer at Mack-Cali Realty Corporation each provided distinct perspective when […] more

New Jersey Office Real Estate is Becoming a “Mercedes” Market: Location, Housing Matter More than Ever

Feb 2, 2018

JERSEY CITY, NJ – Earlier this month, we welcomed a pair of long-time New Jersey insiders to CapRE’s 2018 New Jersey Forecast to provide a forecast for New Jersey’s office leasing, investment & development sector. Jose Cruz, Senior Managing Director at HFF and Michael J. DeMarco, Chief Executive Officer at Mack-Cali Realty Corporation each provided […] more

JERSEY CITY, NJ – Earlier this month, we welcomed a pair of long-time New Jersey insiders to CapRE’s 2018 New Jersey Forecast to provide a forecast for New Jersey’s office leasing, investment & development sector. Jose Cruz, Senior Managing Director at HFF and Michael J. DeMarco, Chief Executive Officer at Mack-Cali Realty Corporation each provided […] more

Mack-Cali’s Michael J. DeMarco Talks New Jersey Office Arena: More and More Tenants Demanding Tech Capabilities and Green Options

Jan 29, 2018

JERSEY CITY, NJ — At CapRE’s 2018 New Jersey Forecast, we welcomed Michael J. DeMarco, Chief Executive Officer for Mack-Cali Realty Corporation to a panel about the landscape of office real estate in the Garden State. We asked him, how is technology changing the New Jersey office environment? And what are the unique demands of […] more

JERSEY CITY, NJ — At CapRE’s 2018 New Jersey Forecast, we welcomed Michael J. DeMarco, Chief Executive Officer for Mack-Cali Realty Corporation to a panel about the landscape of office real estate in the Garden State. We asked him, how is technology changing the New Jersey office environment? And what are the unique demands of […] more

Terra CRG Releases Market Report for 2018, Finds Brooklyn Office Sector Beating the Odds, Average Price per SF Strengthening Across Sectors Due to Lack of Inventory

Jan 26, 2018

BROOKLYN, NY — Terra Commercial Realty Group (Terra CRG), the only real estate brokerage and advisory firm focused solely on Brooklyn commercial transactions, has released its annual Brooklyn Market Report for 2018, examining emerging trends across all commercial sales in the Brooklyn market. “The Brooklyn market is continuing to show strength, even as we end […] more

BROOKLYN, NY — Terra Commercial Realty Group (Terra CRG), the only real estate brokerage and advisory firm focused solely on Brooklyn commercial transactions, has released its annual Brooklyn Market Report for 2018, examining emerging trends across all commercial sales in the Brooklyn market. “The Brooklyn market is continuing to show strength, even as we end […] more

Newark Landmark to Undergo Major Renovation

Jan 3, 2018

NEWARK, NJ — Amazon’s HQ2 isn’t the only project with the potential to inject some major juice into rapidly changing downtown Newark. Berger Organization, a Newark-based real estate development and management firm plans to overhaul the historic property located at 33 Washington Street, comprised of a 450,000 square feet office tower. All nineteen floors will […] more

NEWARK, NJ — Amazon’s HQ2 isn’t the only project with the potential to inject some major juice into rapidly changing downtown Newark. Berger Organization, a Newark-based real estate development and management firm plans to overhaul the historic property located at 33 Washington Street, comprised of a 450,000 square feet office tower. All nineteen floors will […] more