A new twist on mixed-use

As you’ll read in this month’s cover story, a joint venture is banking on health care as a key ingredient in a long-awaited, mixed-use project in Gloucester County. Consider that the 35-acre development, known as Washington Square Town Center, includes a 40,000-square-foot medical office building as a way to balance the amount of retail on the site. The plan also calls for a 110-bed assisted living facility, which will provide the tax revenue that might otherwise come from a more traditional commercial use.

Amazon announces newest South Jersey fulfillment center

Amazon has taken the wraps off its newest fulfillment center in New Jersey, a 650,000-square-foot facility in Gloucester County that will house more than 1,000 employees.

Mertz brokers sale-leaseback in Gloucester County industrial park

A real estate firm’s subsidiary has sold and leased back a 55,000-square-foot industrial building in the Pureland Industrial Complex in Swedesboro, in a deal brokered by NAI Mertz.

Colliers brokers $3.5M flex trade in Gloucester County

An affiliate of U-Haul is the new owner of a three-building flex property in Swedesboro, following a $3.52 million sale arranged by Colliers International Group Inc.

Developer plans sprawling industrial park after $12M land sale in South Jersey

Cushman & Wakefield has brokered the sale of a sprawling 415-acre development tract in Gloucester County, where the buyer plans to build a 3 million-square-foot industrial park.

WCRE: Signs of strength in South Jersey office market

Office leasing in three southern New Jersey counties saw a slight uptick in late 2016, according to a new report, pushing vacancy in the region to just under 11 percent to end the year.