Cities: The next frontier for New Jersey R&D

As young life sciences companies search for lab and R&D space, Dan Loughlin sees a new frontier emerging in the years to come — urban centers.

Murphy ‘supercharges’ New Brunswick project with plans for state innovation hub

Gov. Phil Murphy has thrown his support behind a high-profile redevelopment project in New Brunswick, pledging to create a focal point for research and innovation that will feed sectors such as health care, higher education and technology.

Pierson touts fruit bowl, Verizon leases in Middlesex County

A fruit bowl restaurant and a Verizon dealer are among the newest tenants for an area landlord in Middlesex County, following separate leases announced this week by Pierson Commercial.

VIDEO: New Brunswick PAC project rising in Hub City

Following demolition last summer and a groundbreaking last fall, a $172 million, mixed-use project anchored by a new performing arts center is quickly rising in downtown New Brunswick.

CBRE brokers $52 million loan for buyer of New Brunswick tower

A joint venture has acquired a 186-unit student housing building in downtown New Brunswick, with CBRE arranging more than $52 million in acquisition funding.

Gilbane adds senior project executive in N.J. office

A construction industry veteran has joined Gilbane Building Co., bringing more than 25 years of experience to the firm’s growing team in New Jersey.

VIDEO: Devco records massive 10-hour concrete pour for New Brunswick PAC

More than 300 concrete trucks descended on downtown New Brunswick earlier this month for a continuous, 10-hour pour for the landmark New Brunswick Performing Arts Center project.

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.

Devco, public officials break ground for New Brunswick Performing Arts Center

The New Brunswick Development Corp., public officials and a host of other stakeholders broke ground Wednesday on the $172 million New Brunswick Performing Arts Center project. Slated to rise 23 stories on Livingston Avenue, the mixed-use complex stands to transform the city’s famed downtown cultural arts district, spanning 450,000 square feet that will include performance venues, office space and more than 200 luxury apartments.

Here is a detailed look at the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center project

The long-awaited New Brunswick Performing Arts Center broke ground on Wednesday. Here is a breakdown of the $172 million, 450,000-square-foot project.