By Joshua Burd
NAIOP New Jersey has announced seven finalists for its coveted Deal of the Year honors, with plans to unveil the winners at its annual awards gala slated for early October.
The commercial real estate development association, which will host the event on Thursday, Oct. 7, at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, will present the award to one project each in the industrial and office categories. The finalists include:
FreezPak Logistics Center in Elizabeth and Newark, involving Elberon Development Group, The Fidelco Group, FreezPak, JLL, Langan Engineering and Environmental Services, Ware Malcomb, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC, Orloff Lowenbach Stifelman & Siegel PA and Preferred Industrial Properties
UPS’ lease at Lincoln Logistics Bayonne in Bayonne, involving Lincoln Equities Group and Cushman & Wakefield
Piscataway Logistics Center in Piscataway, involving Transwestern Development Co., Avison Young, ARCO Design-Build Contractors, Dynamic Engineering, Bob Smith & Associates, General Plumbing Supply and The Blau & Berg Co.
Redevelopment of the Shoppes at Hamilton in Mercer County, involving Cushman & Wakefield, Metrix Real Estate Services LLC and Penwood Real Estate Investment Management
Eisai Inc.’s headquarters lease at Prism Capital Partner’s ON3 campus in Nutley, involving Prism Capital Partners, Eisai Inc. Savills and Cushman & Wakefield
Lincoln Equities Group and HIG Realty Partners’ purchase of a Bristol-Myers Squibb campus in Hopewell, involving Lincoln Equities and JLL
Park South at Morris County in Florham Park, involving CBRE, KBS Realty Advisors and Opal Holdings
The chapter’s 34th annual gala figures to draw hundreds of industry leaders and service providers after being held virtually last year because of the pandemic. For photos and more details on the finalists, visit NAIOPNJ.org/DOY2021.
Visit NAIOPNJ.org/Gala34 to purchase tickets.