LOFTY PLANS FOR THE BEACON IN JERSEY CITY

Friday, March 27, 2009 By Jason Sheftell Country’s largest preservation project changes course in heart of Jersey City When George Filopoulos saw the ruins of tne Jersey city Medical Center from the state turnpike in 2002, he didn’t know a quick glance while driving would lead to the largest historic residential restoration in the United…

Ironstate Development, Led By David Barry and Michael Barry, Begins Site Work on New Hoboken Rental Building

Ironstate Development, led by David Barry and Michael Barry, has broken ground on The Berkshire, a new residential building containing 93 upscale loft-style rental residences located within Ironstate’s Shipyard mixed-use community along Hoboken, N.J.’s northern Hudson River waterfront. Residents will have access to the impressive array of amenities available at The Shipyard, including on-site NY…

ROSELAND PROPERTY COMPANY LAUNCHES NEW CONSULTING DIVISION TO OFFER CLIENTS ASSET RECOVERY SERVICES

SHORT HILLS, NJ — Roseland Property Company of Short Hills, NJ has launched a new consulting division to offer asset recovery services to financial institutions and other lender/owners. The privately-owned, full-service company will focus its consulting work on situations where the firm’s skills in large-scale land development, construction completion and residential management will bring the…

BEACON OF HOPE

By Alyson Grala Given the current economic crisis, the last thing one might expect to find is an on-track redevelopment project. But that’s exactly what’s happening at the former Jersey City Medical Center, a cluster of 10 art deco buildings set atop a 14-acre site on the Palisades Ridge near Journal Square in ]ersey City.…

GARDEN APTS.

March 19, 2009 By KATHERINE DYKSTRA HOBOKEN and Jersey City are hardly the only New Jersey areas with spanking new housing stock on offer. Newark, South Orange, Trenton and Union City all have new roofs to put over your head. And it’s no surprise, in this economy, that developers are highlighting exactly the same selling…

READY TO DEAL: JERSEY’S HIGHS & LOWS

March 19, 2009 By ADAM BONISLAWSKI WHAT’S one sure sign a real estate market has gone south; When developers are willing to talk publicly about price cuts. In better times, a developer would rather confess to drown ing kittens than chopping prices Today, however, lips are looser. Instead of clamming up about price reductions, some…

Pier-ing into the Future

February 16, 2009 The second phase of the $430 million plan to bring Pier Village to life in Long Branch is on track for completion in April, with the final stage still on the drawing board, according to the project’s developer and architect. The oceanfront redevelopment, a mix of residences, retail space and hotels, has…

LARKEN ASSOCIATES ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF 107,448 SQ- FT RETAIL AND OFFICE COMPLEX IN SPRINGFIELD, N.J.

HILLSBOROUGH, N.J. — Larken Associates recently announced the acquisition of Echo Executive Plaza and Echo Plaza Shopping Center, a 107,448 square-foot retail and office complex located at 899 and 901 Mountain Avenue in the Union County, N.J. Town of Springfield. The Hillsborough-based developer, which owns and manages commercial projects totaling more than 1.5 million square…