Hospitality & Tourism

Whether it’s the proximity to New York City or all of the tourist attractions that New Jersey has to offer, the Garden State’s hospitality industry is booming. Hotels are increasingly becoming part of major redevelopment projects.

Newark cultural institutions eye high-profile projects, creation of new downtown arts hub

A series of high-profile development projects are poised to infuse three of Newark’s cultural anchors, while helping to advance economic growth in and around the downtown.

ULI to honor top New Jersey projects, industry players at 2022 awards gala

The Urban Land Institute of Northern New Jersey is set to honor more than a dozen commercial real estate projects, deals and industry leaders as part of its upcoming annual awards gala.

Harlem restaurateur coming to landmark Newark office tower, in deal with Fidelco

An acclaimed restaurateur in Harlem is expanding to Newark, with a location that will mark another step in Fidelco Realty Group’s plan to revitalize a well-known office building.

Sanzari taps industry veteran as new general manager at Glenpointe

Alfred Sanzari Enterprises has named Jessica Halpin as its general manager of Glenpointe, the firm’s flagship 670,000-square-foot corporate campus in Teaneck.

Kislak: Nutley steakhouse property, liquor license sell for $1.6 million

The site of a well-known restaurant in Nutley and its liquor license have changed hands for $1.6 million, in a deal arranged by The Kislak Co. Inc.

Atkins sells 6,800 sq. ft. Cherry Hill restaurant

Atkins Cos. has sold a 6,750-square-foot restaurant in Cherry Hill to a private buyer.

How Devco does it: Inside $1.5 billion pipeline — and decades of high-profile New Jersey projects

New Brunswick Development Corp. is forging ahead after a year in which it broke ground on more than $1.5 billion worth of projects — a milestone that’s all the more notable for a team that never does the same project twice.

Showboat owner Blatstein breaks ground on massive indoor waterpark in Atlantic City

A sprawling year-round waterpark with a retractable glass-pane roof is coming to Atlantic City as part of a project that’s now underway at the resort town’s Showboat hotel.

Real Estate NJ’s 2022 Market Forecast

Every year has its ups and downs. Every market has highs and lows. Both were true when it came to New Jersey’s commercial real estate sector in 2021, a year that marked ongoing dominance for some asset classes, as COVID-19 continued to loom over others. Whether those trends endure in 2022 remains to be seen, but we’ve recruited some of the industry’s most prominent developers, service providers and insiders to help set the stage. You can find their predictions, insights and more in our special 2022 Market Forecast.

The best of The Briefing 2021

Dear readers, As we look ahead to 2022, we’re excited to look back at our top stories of 2021, including our most-read items and a few editor’s picks. You can catch up on our daily “best of” emails below. Happy…