Onward & Upward!

NJ BIZ features projects by Ironstate Development Company and KRE Group, in new, special report on Jersey City development. When the first wave of developers broke ground in Jersey City in the '90s, they relied heavily on its proximity to Manhattan and public transportation to fill modest rental units. "Earlier on, the main selling point was just building an… Continue reading Onward & Upward!

Jersey City’s Housing Boom Expands

via Roland Li/ The Wall Street Journal Jersey City's residential construction boom is spreading beyond its waterfront area to neighborhoods farther inland where planners and developers have long dreamed about building with little to show for it until now. In August, for example, Kushner Real Estate Group and National Realty Advisors broke ground on the… Continue reading Jersey City’s Housing Boom Expands

Amenities can be golden in Jersey City’s competitive luxury housing market

via Terrence T. McDonald/NJ.com How much extra would you pay per month if your apartment building had a rooftop fire pit? A community vegetable garden? A bowling alley? You’d be surprised, real-estate experts tell The Jersey Journal. With residential towers going up at a fast clip in Jersey City, developers look to offer amenities, however… Continue reading Amenities can be golden in Jersey City’s competitive luxury housing market

Mapping Jersey City’s Tower-Tastic Residential Building Boom

via M. Lorenzo/Curbed.com In five years, the Jersey City skyline will look very different than it does today. More than 20 residential buildings are currently under construction in the 15-square mile city, and most of them are not on the waterfront like they have been in the past, thanks to new tax abatement rules to spur greater investment farther… Continue reading Mapping Jersey City’s Tower-Tastic Residential Building Boom