PHOTOS: NAIOP New Jersey’s annual meeting and commercial real estate outlook

A crowd of more than 300 turned out Monday, Jan. 22, for NAIOP New Jersey’s annual meeting and commercial real estate outlook event.

Mack-Cali details $50 million upgrades at office buildings in northern, central N.J.

Mack-Cali Realty Corp. has offered a glimpse at $50 million in upgrades it’s planning at a dozen suburban office buildings in the Parsippany, Short Hills, Metropark and Red Bank submarkets.

Broker promoted, named shareholder at Blau & Berg

The Blau & Berg Co. has promoted one of its longtime members to principal and senior director.

Roundtable: What are the biggest challenges to construction and redevelopment in New Jersey?

We assembled a panel of industry experts to tackle this month’s question. What are the biggest challenges to construction and redevelopment in New Jersey?

Here’s what they had to say.

RXR, Mack-Cali close on $368M office portfolio sale, HFF says

RXR Realty has completed the $368 million sale of six office buildings in Short Hills and Madison to Mack-Cali Realty Corp., according to HFF, in a high-profile trade involving one of the state’s most high-end suburban submarkets.

The case for the suburbs: Despite vacancy, owners stand out with dynamic spaces and strategies

Experts say the struggles of New Jersey’s suburban office market are not as clear-cut as many still believe. Those challenges are in fact real, but there are still plenty of opportunities for owners and developers to make a splash.

Investors: N.J. office, retail sites among $100M in recent loans

With an uptick in demand that started last fall, lenders with Investors Bank have financed more than $100 million in commercial real estate transactions in recent weeks.

Blau & Berg touts new deals in Short Hills

Seven tenants have inked new leases at a Short Hills office building, accounting for more than 20,000 square feet of recent activity.

Mack-Cali details portfolio makeover, with $745M in sales and $500M in acquisitions

With a goal of reshaping its footprint as a “totally class A portfolio,” Mack-Cali Realty Corp. has sold more than 35 of its office buildings since the start of 2016, the company said, reaping more than $700 million from properties that it deemed nonstrategic or underperforming.

Blau & Berg announces new shareholder, EVP

The Blau & Berg Co. has named Alessandro Conte a shareholder and executive vice president with the commercial real estate brokerage firm.