RE-NJ: Joint venture eyes January launch for 116-unit Rahway project

A development group is set to debut a new 116-unit luxury apartment building in Rahway, touting a location just minutes from the city’s NJ Transit rail station. The builders, Fields Grade and The Slokker Group, say they are putting the final touches on the five-story building at 81 Monroe St. The community known as The…

Jersey Digs: Marchetto Higgins Stieve Architects Named “Firm of the Year”

Hudson County-based Marchetto Higgins Stieve Architects (MHS Architects) was just named “Firm of the Year” by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) New Jersey Chapter. The award was announced as part of AIA’s 2019 Service Awards and the honor distinguishes MHS Architects for their work as well as their success and significant expansion over the…

Asbury Park Press: Veterans’ memorial is centerpiece of East Gate Park at former Fort Monmouth

A humble, yet sturdy veterans’ memorial has been erected at the newly opened East Gate Park, an open-space of manicured lawns, pedestrian pathways and gardens on former Fort Monmouth land. 

The memorial and park pay homage to the history of Fort Monmouth — which opened in 1917 as a U.S. Signal Corps base, and closed in 2011, a victim of the Base Realignment and Closure Act.

Real Estate Weekly: 235 Grand pushing the boundaries as urbanites stretch out

The 46-story 235 Grand and its high-rise neighbors look out over the low-rise downtown of historic Brownstones and two-families that make up Paulus Hook and Van Vorst Park. On a clear day, you can see as far as the GW and Verrazano bridges and, of course there’s the bird’s eye view of Liberty State Park, Ellis and Liberty islands and the Manhattan skyline.