Solomon promotes longtime team member to president of property management

The Solomon Organization has named a new president of property management to help oversee its nine-state, 17,000-unit multifamily portfolio.

Landlords brace for fallout, search for solutions with retailers battered by COVID-19 shutdown

New Jersey shopping centers that once buzzed with a steady hum of activity have been quiet since late March, with most retail businesses shut down to contain the spread of COVID-19. Retail landlords are now scrambling to figure out how to deal with tenants who say they can’t pay rent because their revenue streams have stopped cold — even though property owners still have their own financial obligations.

Merck moving headquarters back to Rahway, reportedly selling Kenilworth site

Merck & Co. is leaving its Kenilworth headquarters and returning its front office to Rahway, in a move that is slated to take place by the end of 2023.

Gebroe-Hammer honors broker in $75 million, 487-unit portfolio sale

A broker with Gebroe-Hammer Associates has won a top honor from the firm in connection with last year’s $75 million sale of a 487-unit, 18-building portfolio in Hudson and Bergen counties.

Garibaldi: Investment, asset manager takes 11,000 sq. ft. for new Chatham headquarters

An investment and asset management firm has moved its headquarters to Chatham, where it leases nearly 11,000 square feet as part of a transaction brokered by The Garibaldi Group.

JLL: Transit hub submarkets stay on track with rent growth, tenant demand

Office markets around New Jersey’s transit hubs are still outshining their suburban counterparts, with a widening gap in asking rents and continued interest from major tenants.

Silverman sells boutique office building in Summit, C&W says

The Silverman Group has sold a fully leased, 42,000-square-foot office building in Summit, brokers with Cushman & Wakefield announced Wednesday.

Solomon portfolio reaches 15,000 units in 10 states after two-year flurry

The Solomon Organization, a Summit-based multifamily owner and investor, is touting a major expansion of its portfolio after more than $1 billion worth of activity over the past two years.

JLL: Transit hub office clusters still shine, despite 2017 hiccup

For all of the appeal of having office space near a train station, eight of New Jersey’s best-known “transit hub” submarkets took a collective step back in 2017, although they continue to stand apart from the state’s suburban highway corridors.

Saxum names new director of leasing

Saxum Real Estate has hired a new director of leasing for its growing roster of downtown commercial buildings.