Russo, Onyx debut 124-unit second phase of Vermella Woodbridge

Russo Development has unveiled the second piece of a new luxury rental project in Woodbridge, delivering another 124 units to the former Hess Corp. property just off Route 9.

United Way honors Central 9 Logistics Park, Kenvue headquarters while marking 25 years of support from New Jersey commercial real estate leaders

United Way of Northern New Jersey marked a milestone last week with its 25th annual Legacy Event, drawing some 400 attendees and raising $335,000 as the state’s commercial real estate sector continued its outsized, longstanding support of the organization.

The health care effect: Inside the deal for Hackensack Meridian’s new hub at Metropark — and what it says about the industry’s role in commercial real estate

Plans for a high-profile Hackensack Meridian Health facility in Woodbridge are only 18 months in the making. Yet it was the product of relationships that had formed years earlier at the upper levels of New Jersey’s real estate and health care sectors, helping to make good on years of planning by state and local officials to activate the Metropark train station.

Bearing fruit

I’m as guilty as anyone of overusing words like “transformative” when it comes to major redevelopment projects. But it seems in some instances like there’s no avoiding it. A case in point is a plan for Woodbridge’s Metropark train station, where surface parking lots will become a new office and ambulatory care center spanning nearly 250,000 square feet, as well as 235 luxury apartments and retail space. If you ask me, that seems transformative enough.

Our cover story this month is a deep dive on that project, which Hackensack Meridian Health unveiled in early March alongside Gov. Phil Murphy and a team that includes Russo Development, Onyx Equities and Dinallo Development.

Onyx, PCCP sell 219,000 sq. ft. Plainsboro retail center for $42 million

Onyx Equities and PCCP LLC have sold a Princeton-area shopping center, reportedly for some $42 million, following a major upgrade nearly a decade ago that helped boost occupancy at the nearly 219,000-square-foot property.

Onyx, PCCP sell 219,000 sq. ft. Plainsboro retail center for $42 million

Onyx Equities and PCCP LLC have sold a Princeton-area shopping center, reportedly for some $42 million, following a major upgrade nearly a decade ago that helped boost occupancy at the nearly 219,000-square-foot property.

Hackensack Meridian breaks ground on new office, health center at mixed-use Metropark site

Construction is set to begin on nearly 250,000 square feet of new corporate and medical office space in Woodbridge, the future home of a Hackensack Meridian Health facility and the first piece of a distinctive mixed-use project at the Metropark train station.

EDA approves $114 million tax credit for major HMH health care hub, apartments at Metropark

The state has pledged nearly $114 million in tax credits over 10 years to a project that would transform the Metropark train station in Woodbridge, where plans call for 235 apartments and nearly 250,000 square feet of office and medical space for Hackensack Meridian Health.

JLL: More moves ahead for life sciences firms seeking higher-end space in New Jersey

New Jersey’s life sciences sector is poised for continued growth in 2024, following a year in which the industry was a key source of demand for commercial real estate owners.

Onyx taps Outshine Properties as leasing, asset management partner as renovations begin at NEST life sciences campus in Kenilworth

Onyx Equities is set to begin renovations at the 2 million-square-foot former Merck & Co. campus in Kenilworth, having teamed with a known life sciences developer to spearhead its plan to upgrade and bring new tenants to the property.