Industrial

Owning or leasing industrial space in New Jersey means you’re within one day’s drive of one-third of the nation’s population. That means the state continues to be a hotbed of warehouse and logistics activity.

Blue Apron: 495K sq. ft. Linden facility to open this year

Blue Apron has taken the wraps off its new 495,000-square-foot fulfillment center in Linden, where the meal kit delivery service plans to employ more than 2,000 people in the year ahead.

After record year, panelists still bullish (but cautious) on N.J. industrial sector

The state’s industrial market is firing on all cylinders, but just how long will it last? A panel of leading owners and brokers tackled that very question last week, gauging everything from rental rates to the demand from institutional investors. And while the recent political turmoil has created some uncertainty, they said New Jersey’s location and the growth of so-called last mile distribution needs will ensure the market’s continued strength in the year ahead.

C&W: New 182K sq. ft. industrial building coming to Edison

Cushman & Wakefield has been tapped to oversee leasing for a new 182,000-square-foot industrial building that is coming to Raritan Center in Edison, the firm said Friday.

NAI Hanson brokers South Hackensack industrial sale

A party and tent rental business has acquired a 26,000-square-foot industrial building in South Hackensack, following a trade brokered by NAI James E. Hanson.

New year, new leadership, new challenges: How the changing political landscape could impact commercial real estate

The political events of 2016 have ushered in a New Year that will be marked by dramatic change at both the federal and state levels.

Veteran N.J. broker joins Transwestern as VP

Transwestern has added a 13-year industry veteran as the newest member of its leasing and sales team in New Jersey, the real estate services firm said this week.

New NAI Hanson broker to focus on office, industrial

NAI James E. Hanson has bolstered its brokerage team with the hiring of a sales associate.

Tile company acquires 82K sq. ft. warehouse in Burlington County

A tile company is expanding with the acquisition of an 82,000-square-foot industrial building in Willingboro, in a deal brokered by Sheldon Gross Realty Inc.

Colliers adds veteran industrial broker

Noah Balanoff has joined Colliers International Group as an executive managing director, as part of an expansion of its industrial and supply chain platform in New Jersey.

CRE MARKET FORECAST: Predictions from industry experts

What does the year 2017 have in store for the commercial real estate market?

We can’t say for sure — and we know you can’t either — but we asked some of the industry’s top professionals in New Jersey to give it their best shot. In the process, we’ve tried to bring you a good cross-section of experts from different disciplines.