Q&A: Biggins discusses the success of incentives — and their role going forward

Jay Biggins, the executive managing director of Biggins Lacy Shapiro & Co., is a longtime expert in the field of incentives and has seen the evolution of the New Jersey’s programs firsthand.

Food distributor, eyeing 236,000 sq. ft. Camden project, offered $52.5 million incentive

A wholesale food distributor has proposed building a new 236,000-square-foot facility in Camden in connection with a nearly $52.5 million tax credit package from the state.

Developers unveil $48 million rental project slated for Camden waterfront

The joint venture behind a high-profile office tower in Camden has unveiled another piece of its waterfront redevelopment — a $48 million, 156-unit luxury apartment building.

Furniture remanufacturer, tech firm offered incentives to move to Camden

Three businesses could be moving to Camden next year in connection with more than $10 million in tax credits approved Tuesday by the state Economic Development Authority.

Other N.J. cities forge ahead, file bids for Amazon HQ2

Several other cities in New Jersey have filed their bids to become the home of Amazon’s second headquarters, despite the state throwing its official support behind Newark earlier this week.

Camden apartment complex fetches $34.5 million, Marcus & Millichap says

An owner and developer of low-income housing has acquired nearly 400 existing units in Camden, in a nearly $34.5 million deal arranged by Marcus & Millichap.

Holtec, public officials open $260 million campus in Camden (VIDEO)

Holtec International has opened the doors to what the state says is the single largest private investment in the history of Camden — a new 600,000-square-foot headquarters and manufacturing complex for the global energy technology company.

EDA marks launch of street-level business incentives in five cities

State officials have formally rolled out two funding programs meant to spur investment in street-level retail space in five cities: Trenton, Paterson, Passaic, Camden and Atlantic City.

JLL: Office space continues to tighten in South Jersey

A new market report by JLL found that office vacancy in southern New Jersey is at an all-time low, following a first quarter that saw the region outperform greater Philadelphia as a whole.

New EDA programs seek to promote street-level leasing, upgrades

The state Economic Development Authority last month unveiled two new funding tools aimed at helping street-level retail and downtown businesses in Passaic, Trenton, Paterson, Camden and Atlantic City.