East Orange developer details plans for 201-unit apartment tower

A developer is on track to break ground on a new 18-story luxury residential tower in East Orange after winning approval for a payment in lieu of taxes agreement.

Developer drawing new renters to East Orange as it transforms city block by block

For Blackstone 360, a 105-unit project was just the beginning of what has become a major investment in East Orange. The development and design-build firm has since rehabilitated two other buildings in the city — comprising an additional 252 apartments — and now has a fourth project under construction that will deliver another 150 units to the neighborhood.