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Marchetto Higgins Stieve Architects

In January of 2020, Marchetto Higgins Stieve Architects (MHS Architects), a premier architectural, planning and design firm specializing in residential and mixed-use multifamily developments, was named 2019’s “Firm of the Year” — a highly esteemed award given by the American Institute of Architects-New Jersey Chapter (AIA-NJ). The honor distinguishes MHS Architects as an exceptional architectural firm and recognizes its impressive success and significant expansion over the past year. In 2021, MHS Architects celebrates a solid 40 years of continued business. The entire team of architects, planners and designers has continuously shown exemplary efforts to serve developers with unwavering dedication and commitment to both design and community building. The creativity and tireless work ethic has MHS Architects well positioned for continued growth in the years to come to better serve clients and communities.

DMR Architects

River Park Town Center, Building 1, Hanover, NJ ­777 Terrace Avenue, Suite 607 Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604 www.dmrarchitects.com AT A GLANCE Year founded: 1991 Number of architects or design professionals involved in commercial real estate in New Jersey: 26 Areas…

Minno & Wasko Architects and Planners

MINNO & WASKO’s staff has extensive experience in all forms of residential and mixed-use construction. “Our designs are responsive to each individual market and are unique in creating projects that have lasting value to Owners and residents.” “We are about place-making and streetscape animation.”

Kimmerle Group

Kimmerle Group’s leadership team consists of 10 allied members with expertise in planning, urban design, architecture, interior, FFE procurement and planning, corporate branding, project management and real estate services. Our moniker: “We’re deal-makers, not deal-breakers.” We pride ourselves on our relationships with the New Jersey brokerage community and our ability to facilitate transactions of all stripes. Through our university research alliances, we are thought leaders in dozens of other areas including downtown redevelopment efforts, infrastructure planning, transit villages and hubs and the innovations for special needs, seniors and other at-risk populations, to name a few. Our bundled service offerings allow KG/KNA to act as lead professionals in all areas of services.

Posen Architects

Founded in 1996 and celebrating our 25th Anniversary this year, Posen Architects is committed to client service, design excellence and the quality of its built work. The firm’s portfolio includes commercial, corporate, healthcare, educational and institutional facilities. The mission of the company is based on four principles: to deliver unequalled client service; to provide design excellence in all of our projects; to recruit, retain and promote staff with the highest levels of technical expertise; and to strive to achieve complete client satisfaction in our built work.

Thomas J. Mesuk Architect LLC

We are a small firm with personal attention to each of our projects. Each client is just as important and everyone gets the same level of detail for their projects no matter the size. With licenses throughout the country we can provide services in over 30 states to meet our clients’ needs.

Inflation and the effects on new construction in 2022

As the United States tries to claw its way out of the COVID-19 pandemic, a long-discussed concern in the market has finally started to come to fruition and affect the economy globally. A disrupted supply chain, labor shortages and record government stimulus has begun to drive prices higher leaving nearly all industries uncertain of what the future holds. For the real estate and construction industry, an elevated inflation rate and the setbacks from the pandemic have resulted in what some call a perfect storm that is showing to have a magnified impact on the development costs and timelines of new projects.


Alexander J. Narcise, CPA – Partner, Real Estate Services 100 Campus Drive, Suite 400 Florham Park, NJ 07932 www.wiss.com AT A GLANCE Year founded: 1969 Number of accountants involved in commercial real estate in New Jersey: 20 Areas of expertise in…

Tobin & Collins, CPA, PA

We represent developers, operators and investors in real estate in the industrial, office, retail and hotel sectors. We also serve entrepreneurs, high-net worth individuals and privately held companies in a broad range of industries, with a significant focus on the real estate sector. 


Sax’s Real Estate Practice works hand-in-hand with owners, developers, operators, property managers, landlords, investors, family-owned companies and privately-held funds to reach their business objectives. Those we serve are industry professionals that are not just looking for an average accountant, but rather a partner in their business lifecycle, strategic decisions and long-term goals.