What is a lesser-known need, issue or concern when preparing for a post-COVID workplace? 

We assembled a panel of industry experts to tackle this month’s question. Here’s what they had to say.

Newmark Group adds six New Jersey industrial brokers among 11 new hires

Newmark Group Inc. has expanded its New Jersey industrial team with six new brokers, who are among 11 newly added professionals across its offices in North America.

Tulfra sells self-storage complex in Clifton, Nutley for $24 million

Tulfra Real Estate has reaped more than $24 million from the sale of a newly developed, 925-unit self-storage facility in northern New Jersey.

Hoboken childcare center adds sixth location, leases 14,000 sq. ft. at 7 Seventy House

A childcare center is taking more than 14,000 square feet at the base of a new luxury apartment building in Hoboken, brokers with Cushman & Wakefield announced Tuesday.

CBRE: Orthopedic, dental practices take 16,000 sq. ft. at Woodbridge complex

The developer of a new retail and medical complex in Woodbridge has filled nearly 16,000 square feet after inking new leases with an orthopedic practice and a dental group.

Union Township warehouse fetches $3.25 million, Boniakowski says

A nearly 21,000-square-foot industrial building in Union Township has changed hands for $3.25 million, in a transaction by The Boniakowski Commercial Real Estate Group.

Merck spinoff taking 110,000 sq. ft. at Goldman Sachs tower in Jersey City

A new Merck & Co. spinoff is moving to the Goldman Sachs tower in Jersey City, where it’s reportedly set to occupy 110,000 square feet for its global headquarters.

New Jersey industrial rents hold strong during COVID outbreak, brokerage firms say

The pandemic has not stifled rent growth in New Jersey’s industrial market, as Amazon and other e-commerce users continue to drive leasing and construction activity statewide.

NKF: New Jersey office market stalls in Q2 as tenants grapple with COVID crisis

Office leasing in New Jersey slowed significantly in the second quarter, with renewals and extensions accounting for most of the activity as tenants navigated the coronavirus crisis.

I.CON panel: Industrial values holding strong, despite post-COVID uncertainty

Industrial space remains a coveted asset class for investors, despite questions about short-term rent growth and other uncertainties in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.