Healthy options: A look at the growth of medical retail in New Jersey

Medical tenants have become increasingly critical to the retail sector, creating a new opportunity for landlords who have grappled with e-commerce and bankrupt retail chains. New Jersey is no exception, and the opportunity comes as urgent care centers, physical therapists and other businesses experience rapid growth spurred by major changes in the health care industry.

Experts: Supreme Court’s ‘Wayfair’ ruling will have broader impact on taxes than real estate

A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court will likely raise the cost of some online sales and provide an infusion of revenue for New Jersey’s state coffers, but its impact on commercial real estate may be limited.

Team Resources inks new industrial deals in Bergen, Passaic counties

A plastics and packaging company has renewed its 83,000-square-foot lease in Wood-Ridge, in one of several deals announced last week by Team Resources Inc.

AECOM names new VP, managing principal for N.J. practice

Global consulting and infrastructure firm AECOM has announced the hiring of a new vice president and managing principal in New Jersey.

Roadway, utility upgrades underway at Prism’s ON3 campus

Prism Capital Partners has launched nearly $10 million in roadway and utility upgrades at the former Hoffmann-LaRoche campus in Nutley and Clifton, as it prepares to welcome new tenants to the 116-acre redevelopment site.

HFF lands $10.2 million loan for Tulfra self-storage project

Brokers with HFF have secured $10.2 million in financing for a developer to build a 925-unit self-storage facility on the border of Nutley and Clifton.

Forward-thinking suburbs ripe for growth

I am convinced more than ever that forward-thinking New Jersey suburbs are poised for a comeback. Many city residents, especially those in their 20s and 60s will seek alternate residences. Towns that have invested in their infrastructure and assets for the long term and are ready to accommodate this exodus of consumers and their preferences will be able to compete for this wealth of talent and the resources they bring to the community.

Monmouth students offer vision for Roche site, win top prize at NAIOP competition

A team of Monmouth University students earned top honors recently at NAIOP New Jersey’s annual Intercollegiate Case Study Competition, offering a vision for redeveloping the former Hoffmann-LaRoche campus in Nutley and Clifton.

Finding new life: Young pharma, biotech firms offer second chance for New Jersey’s legacy R&D space

A growing pipeline of young life sciences firms has offered a second chance for New Jersey’s stock of legacy laboratory space. In the process, the ventures have served as anchors for developers seeking to repopulate large, vacant pharmaceutical campuses with turnkey laboratories.

Passaic Co. apartment building is 100 percent leased

A newly built, 34-unit apartment building in Little Falls is now fully leased.