BRIDGEWATER, NJ, – Jonathan Kushner, President of Bridgewater-based KRE Group, will participate on an expert panel at the Third Annual New Jersey Multifamily Summit produced by Bisnow, event officials announced this week. The discussion panel will take place on Dec. 18th from 8-9:30 A.M. t the Newark Club in Newark, NJ.
Mr. Kushner, who oversees KRE Group’s operating and multi-family portfolios, will join fellow leaders of the Garden State’s commercial real estate industry in discussing the state of the New Jersey multifamily market. Topics will include current real estate trends, the economy’s impact on the industry and job growth in the marketplace. The panelists will also touch on cap markets, investment activity, and the effects new requirements in sustainability and innovation have on development.
“I’m looking forward to participating with other stakeholders within the multifamily development sector in an exchange of ideas and personal experiences concerning the industry today,” said Mr. Kushner. “I’m sure this will be a rich environment for discussion and debate on these important issues.”
Mr. Kushner will bring a relevant perspective to the panel due to KRE’s current level of multifamily development activity. KRE projects under construction or in the design phase include 18 Park, a 422-unit rental building in downtown Jersey City that will also include a new state-of-the-art facility for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hudson County; Journal Squared, a 1,840-unit project in the Journal Square section of Jersey City; Hudson Lights, a 1,000,000 million square-foot mixed-use project in Fort Lee, NJ.; Madison Farms, an 832-unit development in Bethlehem, PA which also has 132,000 square feet of retail space; and a 100,000 square-foot development in lower Manhattan.
About KRE Group
Headquartered in Bridgewater, NJ, KRE Group is one of the largest privately held diversified real estate companies in New Jersey. It owns and manages more than 6 million square feet of office, warehouse and retail space. It also has a multi-family portfolio which exceeds 9,000 existing apartments, with an additional 7,000 in various stages of approval and construction. www.thekregroup.com.