Thor Equities, biopharma firm ink 102,000 sq. ft. lease at Bridgewater campus

Thor Equities Group has landed a major tenant at its newly acquired life sciences campus in Bridgewater, inking a 101,500-square-foot lease with a biopharmaceutical company.

Familiar territory

As you’ll read in this month’s cover story, a project aims to revive what should be prime real estate in East Brunswick, one that hugs a highway with daily traffic of 100,000 vehicles.

Developers set to begin vertical construction at 4.1 million sq. ft. Linden industrial park

A joint venture is nearing the start of construction for its first two buildings at a long-awaited, 4.1 million-square-foot warehouse and logistics park in Linden.

Advance names new managing director of industrial development

A former Prologis executive has joined Advance Realty Investors to spearhead the firm’s pipeline of industrial projects.

Repositioned life sciences campus in Bridgewater under new ownership, new platform

A joint venture is reaping the rewards of a plan to reposition a sprawling research and development complex in Bridgewater, having sold the campus for more than $150 million. All the while, the deal has cast a light on the allure of life sciences as a real estate investment class and the power of collaboration by brokers across multiple geographic markets.

New construction in 2020, 2021 unlikely to quench demand for New Jersey industrial stock

Users in New Jersey’s booming industrial sector have faced a severe lack of supply in recent years, leading to unprecedented rent growth and an unabated race to find development sites. New space is on the way — and plenty of it — with millions of square feet slated to come online in the next two years. Yet market experts say demand will continue to outpace supply, given the continued upside of e-commerce and a race by traditional retailers to update their supply chains.

NKF touts $152 million sale of Bridgewater life sciences campus

A joint venture has reaped more than $150 million from the sale of a high-profile life sciences campus in Bridgewater, under a recent transaction by Newmark Knight Frank.

Freezer, cooler space in high demand in New Jersey, as users face a lack of supply

Demand for cold storage warehouse space nationwide, and particularly in the Garden State, is on fire, largely because of rising online fresh grocery sales and changing consumer preferences for fresher foods. Meeting that demand could prove challenging — given the cost and complexity of such projects and the need for specialization — but some developers are positioning themselves to be ready when users come calling.

Advance lands $72.5 million loan for mall redevelopment in Morris County

Advance Realty Investors has obtained a $72.5 million construction loan that will pave the way for it to transform an aging mall in western Morris County, Cushman & Wakefield announced.

Camber, Advance sell 529,000 sq. ft. light industrial portfolio, JLL says

A joint venture has sold more than 500,000 square feet of light industrial space in Morris County, closing the deal less than two years after acquiring the four-building portfolio.