Leasing has officially begun for DVORA 175, a 14-story rental building in downtown Jersey City. The new property is located at 175 Second Street at the verge of Jersey City’s Powerhouse Arts District, Hudson Exchanges, and The Waterfront neighborhoods.
A joint venture has opened the doors to a 137-unit apartment building in Jersey City, the latest piece of a project that has transformed a onetime industrial neighborhood.
The developers — BNE Real Estate Group, Hoboken Brownstone Co. and McKinney Properties — say leasing is underway at 100 Hoboken Ave., the site of what’s known as 100 House. The property, known as 100 House, has brought additional upscale apartments and amenity spaces to both Hudson County and an area just south of the city’s border with Hoboken.
When Rebecca Mark took a job in January as director of the Institute for Women’s Leadership at Rutgers University, she and her partner, Brenda Currin, who are both in their 60s, knew they wanted to live in the college’s home of New Brunswick, N.J., rather than the suburbs.
“We were looking for a place that was biking distance to campus and walking distance to the train station,” Ms. Mark said. She and Ms. Currin, an actress, decided to rent a two-bedroom apartment in Premiere Residences, a new 23-story rental building that also houses the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center.
The much-ballyhooed flight from New York City caused by Covid-19 has definitely benefited Stamford, according to the owner of one of that city’s newest rental communities – though he warns that the bounce could be short-lived.
If you’ve been contemplating the idea of leaving the city for more peace and quiet, more space, and a small-town feel, this can actually be accomplished at a new building about a half hour away. One500 – located in Teaneck, NJ – offers a full suite of indoor and outdoor amenities, and a super charming neighborhood setting. A number of New Yorkers (including Upper West Siders) have already moved in.
Mile Square Early Learning Center (E.L.C.), a provider of pre-kindergarten educational programs, is set to open its doors at 770 Jackson Street. The 14,032 square feet of ground-floor retail space is located inside the 7 Seventy House, a new luxury rental building developed by locally based Bijou Properties and partner Intercontinental Real Estate Corporation on the Hudson County city’s western edge.
In 2018 Ming Wu, a principal at Perkins Eastman Architects, told CityRealty that the 79-story condo 99 Hudson signals to the world that “Jersey City’s time has come.” Now after three years of construction the 900-foot-tall skyscraper has welcomed its first residents with closings and move-ins now underway.