Demand for cold storage warehouse space nationwide, and particularly in the Garden State, is on fire, largely because of rising online fresh grocery sales and changing consumer preferences for fresher foods. Meeting that demand could prove challenging — given the cost and complexity of such projects and the need for specialization — but some developers are positioning themselves to be ready when users come calling.
An investment group has acquired a nearly 72,000-square-foot industrial building in Carlstadt, under a $7.77 million sale arranged by HFF.
A cold storage warehousing company has taken nearly half of a newly built, 290,000-square-foot industrial building in Newark, brokers with CBRE announced Wednesday.
HFF has arranged $7 million in acquisition financing for a real estate investment firm to acquire a fully leased 115,913-square-foot industrial building in Linden, the brokerage said Thursday.