Jersey City, developers eye 1.5-acre park space for new residential neighborhood

Developers and local officials have broken ground on a new $2 million park in Jersey City that will look to be a focal point for an emerging residential neighborhood.

With new community on the rise, Weiss has his eye on another large Jersey City redevelopment

Having built nearly 800 apartments in an emerging section in Jersey City, veteran developer Sandy Weiss and his firm now hope to replicate that approach — seeking to build on their experience of trying to build a new neighborhood from scratch. The company is the designated master redeveloper for about four city blocks just east of the New Jersey Turnpike extension, where it has proposed building more than 2,300 apartments for a mix of income levels.

Long overdue

In our July issue, we detail the efforts of New Jersey’s largest brokerage and service firms to support diversity and inclusion among their employees. This is nothing new for industry giants like CBRE, JLL and Cushman & Wakefield, but it’s become increasingly clear that these efforts are critical to recruitment, retention and overall employee culture. It’s why you’ll find these firms taking pains to promote and cultivate networking groups tied to gender, racial, lifestyle and other forms of diversity. That only stands to grow in our own local market and globally.

Manhattan Building Co. eyes sweeping plan to transform Jersey City neighborhood

A developer with deep roots in Hudson County has proposed building more than 2,300 apartments at the edge of downtown Jersey City, seeking to transform several blocks of blighted property just east of the New Jersey Turnpike extension.

Jersey City: Inside the amenities at new loft-style condo building (SLIDESHOW)

Just weeks after debuting a new condominium building in Jersey City, a developer has unveiled the amenities and common spaces at the luxury complex.

New high-end condos open at converted Jersey City factory

A developer has added to its fast-growing footprint in Jersey City, unveiling 60 new luxury condominiums at a converted factory near the Hoboken border.

Mack-Cali to acquire new Jersey City apartment complex, Metropark office tower

Mack-Cali Realty Corp. is in talks to acquire one of Jersey City’s newest luxury residential properties while adding to its office holdings in the Metropark submarket, the latest among several transactions announced Thursday by the real estate investment trust.

HFF: Buyer sought for new 377-unit Jersey City property

A new 377-unit, luxury apartment property at the border of Jersey City and Hoboken has hit the market for sale.

Townhomes debut at Soho Lofts in Jersey City

Manhattan Building Co. has taken the wraps off eight upscale townhome apartments at Soho Lofts, a 377-unit rental property in Jersey City.

How will building design or amenities change as the current multifamily cycle continues?

The patio and pool deck at SoHo West, a recently opened project in Jersey City by Manhattan Building Co. — File photo We assembled a panel of industry experts to tackle this month’s question. Here’s what they had to say.…