Paramount launches program to guide, incentivize franchise leases

Paramount Assets has launched a new program aimed at spurring the growth of franchise businesses within its commercial portfolio.

Mack-Cali, Bow Street continue clash over proposed board takeover, portfolio sale

Mack-Cali Realty Corp. has rebuffed another offer from investors seeking to acquire its office holdings and take control of its board, calling it a “grossly inadequate, unworkable and self-interested proposal” that would shortchange shareholders and doom its residential business.

Beckerman rebrands as Antenna, marking 30 years in real estate PR

Public relations and marketing firm Beckerman has rebranded after three decades, bringing several subsidiaries under a new umbrella that includes its well-known real estate practice.

Somerville: Developer hails lease-up of 69-unit rental property

Renters have flocked to a new 69-unit residential property in downtown Somerville, filling the luxury apartment building less than three months after it opened for leasing.

Overhaul coming to 300,000 sq. ft. office building in Journal Square

A rendering of a modernized 2 Journal Square, a 300,000-square-foot office building in Jersey City that is undergoing a series of interior and exterior improvements. — Courtesy: HLW By Joshua Burd A design firm is detailing its overhaul of a…

Energy consultant acquires Allenhurst firm, expanding in Northeast

An energy advisory firm has expanded its presence in the region with its acquisition of a Monmouth County-based consulting business.

Furniture, home décor giants take 1.82 million sq. ft. to lead Q1 industrial leasing

Two tenants leased a combined 1.82 million square feet in Cranbury during the first quarter, accounting for the top transactions year to date in New Jersey’s booming industrial market.

Developers, HMFA unveil 48-unit affordable project in Ocean Township

A development team has completed nearly 50 new apartments in Ocean Township as part of the state’s ongoing effort to bring new affordable housing to areas impacted by Hurricane Sandy.

Three more co-working locations join EDA program for rent grants

Three female-led co-working spaces have joined the growing list of locations that are eligible for rent support grants under a program offered by the state Economic Development Authority.

Developers eye summer groundbreaking for redevelopment of ex-Record site in Hackensack

A joint venture’s plan to redevelop the former home of The Record in Hackensack is moving forward, under a plan that calls for 650 apartments and retail space along the Hackensack River.