Newark rental project hits leasing milestone, Tucker says

A new apartment building that has drawn renters from Newark’s health care and education sectors is now 80 percent leased, a mark that its developer says is validation of an emerging neighborhood in the city.

Developer breaks ground on American Water’s new Camden HQ

The nation’s largest publicly traded water utility has broken ground on its new 220,000-square-foot headquarters in Camden, the first piece of a massive plan to remake the city’s waterfront.

Hard Rock, N.J. real estate families to buy and reopen Trump Taj Mahal for $300M

Investor Carl Icahn has agreed to sell the shuttered Trump Taj Mahal casino to Hard Rock International and two New Jersey real estate families, the buyers said, under a $300 million plan to acquire, renovate and reopen the Atlantic City gaming hall.

KPMG kicks off work at new Montvale tech center

Accounting and consulting giant KPMG has marked the start of construction at a new technology center in Montvale, an 81,000-square-foot extension of its longtime footprint in the borough.

Brunelli: Asian grocery chain seeking to expand

R.J. Brunelli & Co. LLC, has been named the exclusive broker to help serve an Asian grocery retailer’s expansion plans New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, the firm said.

Law firm opens new 42K sq. ft. Morristown office building

Fox Rothschild has opened its sleek new office building in downtown Morristown, completing a long-awaited move that will raise the law firm’s profile in a vibrant business district.

High-end event space opens at 2M sq. ft. Kearny redevelopment

A project that calls for redeveloping a historic, 2 million-square-foot former shipyard in Kearny has attracted a Manhattan-based operator that will open a high-end event space at the property.

Denholtz plans lobby upgrades at Somerset office space

Denholtz Associates has launched a lobby renovation at a Somerset County office building that the development and investment firm acquired last year.

Mack-Cali announces new residential deliveries, $1B pipeline

Mack-Cali Realty Corp. is set to open the doors to a new 762-unit apartment tower in Jersey City and is pushing ahead with a $1 billion multifamily construction pipeline, the company said, as it finalized a plan to raise $300 million for acquisitions in the high-end rental space.

Fintech firm’s 160K sq. ft. lease ‘legitimizes the Newark market’

A global financial technology firm has leased 160,000 square feet at 2 Gateway Center in Newark, planting a flag in the city with one of the downtown’s largest new office deals in recent years.