Top developers, owners see continued growth for industrial market, despite new headwinds

More than 200 attendees turned out April 26 for “The View from the Top: A Conversation with Leaders in Logistics Real Estate,” a conference hosted by Real Estate NJ at The Highlawn in West Orange. Speakers included (clockwise from top…

Developer sells Meadowlands property slated for 357,000 sq. ft. Amazon facility

The developer of what will be a new 357,000-square-foot Amazon facility in Rutherford has sold the property, in a newly announced deal by Cushman & Wakefield.

Amazon ditches plan for 400,000 sq. ft. lease at Mack-Cali campus in Jersey City, report says

Amazon has reportedly scrapped a plan to take some 400,000 square feet of office space at Mack-Cali Realty Corp.’s renovated Harborside campus in Jersey City.

Report: Amazon, Mack-Cali nearing 400,000 sq. ft. office lease in Jersey City

Amazon and Mack-Cali Realty Corp. are reportedly close to inking a 400,000-square-foot office lease in Jersey City, in a potential blockbuster deal for the real estate investment trust and its flagship Harborside complex along the Hudson waterfront.

Industrial owners adapting, unlocking new revenue streams as parking requirements soar

Demand for parking in and around industrial properties has soared in New Jersey, fueled largely by the use of large delivery fleets, spurring changes in building design and creating new revenue streams for industrial owners.

No slowing down: Growth of e-commerce, last mile delivery and the densest state in America

The New Jersey industrial market has continued on its historic pace with vacancy rates dropping below 3 percent across the state. This has been driven by the unprecedented demand from online retailers and e-commerce-driven businesses desperate for warehousing and “last mile” distribution. E-commerce had already been on a rapid ascent for years with its share of the total retail market more than quadrupling since 2010. With the pandemic shuttering most brick-and-mortar locations for the better portion of 2020, e-commerce had taken on another level of growth. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, sales increased 31.73 percent year over year, the fastest growth rate in 10 years, nearly doubling the second-highest growth rate of 17.81 percent in 2011.

C&W sources $115 million loan for LEG industrial development in Rutherford

A global investment manager is providing a $115 million construction loan for Lincoln Equities Group’s recently announced, 360,000-square-foot industrial project in Rutherford.

LEG touts lease with Amazon for 360,000 sq. ft. Meadowlands distribution center project

Lincoln Equities Group has attracted Amazon to a planned industrial complex in the Meadowlands, inking a 360,000-square-foot lease with the e-commerce giant.

Profeta sells 300,000 sq. ft. Amazon warehouse site in Ohio after redevelopment

Montwards LLC has agreed to sell an industrial property in Columbus, Ohio, that is home to a newly built, 300,000-square-foot Amazon fulfillment center, following the firm’s redevelopment of a property that it first acquired nearly two decades ago.

Matrix inks new 975,000 sq. ft. lease with Amazon, filling Staten Island industrial park

Fresh off another deal with Amazon, Matrix Development Group is hailing the lease-up of a 3.5 million-square-foot logistics park in Staten Island, where it broke ground four years ago as it pushed the boundaries of New Jersey’s booming industrial market.