NKF: New Jersey office market bounces back, gains new ground in 2018

A stronger 2018 helped New Jersey’s office market reverse the losses of the prior two years, Newmark Knight Frank found, thanks in part to healthier demand and leasing in some of the state’s key submarkets.

UNICOM has bold plans for technology, community hub after acquiring former Merck HQ in Readington

UNICOM, the California-based company that has acquired the former Merck campus in Readington, is doing far more than simply backfilling space at one of New Jersey’s largest stranded assets — with plans to create a dynamic, inclusive technology campus that will attract other tenants and serve as a regional hub for research and innovation.

A white knight for Whitehouse Station

For all the buzz around walkable, urban submarkets and higher-density workplaces, our readers have never lost interest in the fate of the Merck property in Whitehouse Station. I was reminded of that on Jan. 3, when a story about a potential buyer for the complex quickly became the most-read item we’ve ever had on RE-NJ.com.

Sale of former Merck campus in Whitehouse Station complete, UNICOM says

A California-based IT services firm has closed on its purchase of the former Merck & Co. headquarters campus in Readington, where it now plans to establish a regional headquarters.

Retail, residential building in Readington sells for $3.9 million

A private investor has sold a nearly 29,000-square-foot mixed-use property in the Whitehouse Station section of Readington, in a $3.9 million deal brokered by Marcus & Millichap.

IT services firm agrees to buy former Merck HQ in Readington, plans fall closing

The long-awaited sale of the massive Merck & Co. property in Readington is slated to close this fall, following the news that a California-based IT services firm has agreed to purchase the site.

Global IT firm in talks to buy Merck campus in Readington, reports say

After being on the market for several years, the sprawling Merck & Co. campus in Hunterdon County may soon have a new owner.

Report: RadioShack to close 20 N.J. stores

RadioShack will shutter 20 stores in New Jersey amid more than 550 closures across its portfolio, according to published reports.

JLL team provides a cure for New Jersey’s vacant pharma sites

Several of New Jersey’s largest, most prominent life sciences complexes are now on the path toward redevelopment, with new anchor tenants in place or new owners that can reclaim the value of what was left behind.

In the most high-profile cases, a team at JLL has been right in the thick of it.