Construction to carry on after being deemed essential, drawing praise from NJBA

Construction is set to continue in New Jersey after being deemed an essential business during the coronavirus crisis, providing a lift to developers even as they await additional guidance.

NJBA, NAIOP postpone events amid coronavirus concerns

The escalating coronavirus crisis rippled through New Jersey’s commercial real estate sector on Thursday, as two top trade associations were among those to postpone upcoming events.

Former NJBA president, veteran developer named NAHB chairman

A former New Jersey Builders Association president has been elected chairman of the National Association of Home Builders, marking a milestone as the first Hispanic to assume the role.

Industry leader Reinhart joins Brunelli to lead mixed-use development practice

R.J. Brunelli & Co. has hired Peter S. Reinhart, the head of Monmouth University’s real estate program and a former longtime executive with Hovnanian Enterprises, to lead a new division within the retail brokerage focused on mixed-use developments.

Thousands turn out for Atlantic Builders Convention in Atlantic City (SLIDESHOW)

Some 6,000 attendees descended on this year’s Atlantic Builders Convention in Atlantic City, the top tradeshow and annual celebration of the region’s homebuilding industry.

GHC attorney joins national homebuilders committee

An attorney with Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla has earned a key committee appointment with the National Association of Home Builders.

CREW NJ honors industry leaders at 35th anniversary event

Commercial Real Estate Women of New Jersey celebrated its 35th anniversary last week, drawing top development executives and service professionals to mark the milestone and hail the successes of the industry’s female leaders.

NJBA announces new COO, revamped government affairs team

The New Jersey Builders Association has named a new chief operating officer as part of a series of changes to its government affairs team.

NJBA to recognize key players in homebuilding at annual PAC event

The New Jersey Builders Association will honor six of the state’s most influential homebuilders tonight, when industry leaders gather for an annual fundraiser for the organization’s political action committee.

Report by business, labor groups fights back against criticism of incentives

Amid growing criticism of the state’s incentive programs, a group of prominent business and labor associations are aiming to set the record straight in Trenton.