Residential & Mixed Use

The construction boom in New Jersey is no more evident than in the multifamily and mixed-use sector, thanks to changing demographics and the demand for urban-style living, even in the suburbs.

Syndication group finds first deals in Essex, Bergen counties

The newly formed syndication arm of an area real estate firm has made its first two deals, closing on vacant office buildings in Newark and Hackensack that it now plans to reposition.

East Orange landlord taps crowdfunding site to reach new investors

A real estate crowdfunding platform has made its first foray into New Jersey with an apartment building in East Orange, where an owner is seeking to recapitalize the property and tap into the demand for rental housing just outside New York City.

Emerging leaders join Rutgers real estate executive committee

The co-chairs of an emerging leaders group at the Rutgers Center for Real Estate have joined the program’s executive committee.

Report: Developer aims to convert historic factory in Burlington County

A Brooklyn developer has acquired a former watchcase factory in Riverside, where it now hopes to convert the landmark building into 64 luxury apartments.

Hackensack apartments change hands for $6.1M

The Kislak Co. Inc. has arranged the $6.1 million sale of a 40-unit garden apartment complex in Hackensack, marking the second-highest per unit price recorded for such a property in the city.

Developer opens new senior housing complex in Barnegat

The Walters Group has opened the doors to a new 70-unit age-restricted community in Barnegat, touting a project that was completed less than a year after it closed on the property.

Developer gets OK for ShopRite, apartments in New Milford

A narrow vote in New Milford has cleared the way for a developer to proceed with plans for a new shopping center and apartment complex in the borough, published reports said.

Report: Barnes & Noble, Rutgers bookstore coming to rehabbed Newark building

With the opening of Newark’s first Whole Foods on the horizon, the developers of the building that will house the grocery store have announced the addition of another national brand.

Suburban Union County apartments fetch $55M

A buyer has paid $55 million for a 232-unit garden apartment complex in New Providence, in a deal arranged by brokers with Gebroe-Hammer Associates.

Is N.J. ready for an affordable housing building boom? Experts weigh in

For all of the uncertainty over how many new affordable housing units that municipalities will be forced to allow — whether it’s 100,000 or 300,000 — there will be another key question to answer when the state Supreme Court makes that determination.

Can the market in New Jersey support that many new homes?