Rockefeller says growth of in-house design, construction team has boosted project speed

In a time when industrial builders can’t deliver new space fast enough, those with in-house design and construction teams are finding ways to speed up the development process. The Rockefeller Group has honed that strategy in recent years with a series of key hires in the region. In the process, executives say the moves have also provided a leg up in the increasingly competitive and increasingly complex search for new sites.

United Way honors Gateway team, JLL’s Greiner at annual fundraiser

The state’s commercial real estate sector renewed its support of the United Way of Northern New Jersey, raising more than $250,000 in a program that showcased plans to transform Newark’s flagship office complex, while recognizing a top broker with JLL.

Edison logistics center sold for $247 million, CBRE says, touting 2020 industrial deals

Rockefeller Group has sold a newly built, 900,022-square-foot industrial building in Edison for $247 million, in one of several newly announced deals by CBRE.

Crow Holdings expands Northeast team with former Rockefeller exec

Crow Holdings Industrial has bolstered its Northeast team with the addition of a veteran development executive in the region.

Rockefeller Group, nonprofits unveil supportive housing at The Green at Florham Park

Rockefeller Group has teamed with two area nonprofits to open an eight-building, 62-unit supportive housing community at its vast mixed-use campus in Florham Park.

Taking the temperature of New Jersey’s economy and commercial real estate sector

We are now more than six months into the pandemic that shut down much of New Jersey’s economy in early March. I thought it would be a good time to pause to look at where we are in terms of recovering from the staggering unemployment and economic losses caused by the health crisis. There is some surprisingly good news, but it must be taken with a strong dose of caution.

Rockefeller Group breaks ground on 400,000 sq. ft. industrial project in Middlesex

Rockefeller Group has started construction on a new 400,000-square-foot distribution center, as it expands upon its recently built, 2.1 million-square-foot logistics campus in Piscataway.

Health, quality of life a growing focus in designing warehouse and logistics buildings

The race to attract quality labor has led industrial developers and users to focus increasingly on wellness-oriented design and features, but that shift has become all the more important in recent months as occupiers look to keep employees safe from COVID-19.

Rockefeller touts $60 million sale of new Piscataway industrial building

Rockefeller Group is detailing the sale of a nearly 400,000-square-foot building within its new Piscataway industrial park, touting the deal as a sign of diversification within the asset class.

Rockefeller marks opening of five-building, 2.1 million sq. ft. logistics park in Piscataway

Rockefeller Group is hailing the lease-up and completion of a 2.1 million-square-foot industrial park in Piscataway, marking the successful redevelopment of a former manufacturing site.