Developer set to break ground on 200 apartments, supermarket in Middlesex

Forte Real Estate Development is set to break ground on the newest project in its hometown of Middlesex Borough, a mixed-use property that will include 200 apartments and a new supermarket.

Mack-Cali debuts new-look lobbies at Harborside in Jersey City (SLIDESHOW)

Mack-Cali Realty Corp. has completed a series of lobby renovations at its Harborside complex in Jersey City, a key step in its $75 million overhaul of the flagship property.

AY: With upgrades in sight, Ramsey office building attracts five new tenants

Five tenants have leased a combined 11,600 square feet at a Ramsey office building once anchored by UPS, whose new owner is now upgrading the 139,000-square-foot property.

NAI Hanson brokers sale of Ridgewood medical office building

A cardiology practice is now an owner and occupier of a 9,242-square-foot medical office building in Ridgewood, following a sale arranged by NAI James E. Hanson.

Led by Willoughby, Business Action Center lends its support to developers, tenants

The state’s Business Action Center has long billed itself as a one-stop shop for helping companies grow in New Jersey and attracting new ones from out of state. That often means finding solutions for commercial real estate needs, from helping a scientist find lab space to assisting Amazon with its ever-growing network of fulfillment centers. It also means helping developers and their professionals navigate the web of state agencies that are involved in real estate decisions, from NJ Transit to the Department of Environmental Protection.

CBRE: Shrinking deal size fuels ‘persistent softness’ in N.J. office market

Smaller deals are increasingly driving New Jersey’s officemarket, a new report finds, raising the prospect of unchanged overall vacancyand flat rents in the near term despite an otherwise healthy economy.

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A white knight for Whitehouse Station

For all the buzz around walkable, urban submarkets and higher-density workplaces, our readers have never lost interest in the fate of the Merck property in Whitehouse Station. I was reminded of that on Jan. 3, when a story about a potential buyer for the complex quickly became the most-read item we’ve ever had on RE-NJ.com.

Law firm, Edison Properties to relocate HQs to Ironside Newark

A law firm is set to relocate to Edison Properties’ Ironside Newark project, as the developer also prepares to move its own headquarters to the rehabilitated former warehouse building.

HFF: ShopRite center, medical office building trade for $16.2 million

A developer has reaped more than $16 million from the sale of a grocery-anchored retail complex and a medical office building in Warren County, brokers with HFF said.