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  • reebok

    Paul Fireman and Liberty National Golf Course in Jersey City

    A former CEO of Reebok International is been in talks with New Jersey lawmakers and politicians over bringing a $4.6 billion casino to Jersey City.

    The casino-hotel property would rise 95 stories above New York Harbor and be located along the waterfront adjacent to the Liberty National Golf Course. There would also be a 107,500-seat stadium for motor sports, apartments and a big Ferris wheel. [more]

  • From left: Loew's Jersey Theatre lobby and main stage

    From left: Loew’s Jersey Theatre lobby and main stage

    Entertainment company and venue operator AEG will manage the Loew’s Jersey Theatre in Jersey City after winning a bidding process to take over the former movie house. City officials and AEG are betting that an overhaul of the storied venue, built in 1929, will attract more visitors to the city’s Journal Square area. [more]

  • Art House in Jersey City

    Art House in Jersey City

    Fresh renderings of Art House, a Jersey City residential development, are here, and the white-brick façade gives the building a distinctively retro look. [more]

  • Rendering of 18 Park exterior

    Rendering of 18 Park exterior

    Kushner Real Estate Group and Ironstate Development Company’s 422-unit downtown Jersey City rental building is now leasing. [more]

  • From left: 635 Fourth Avenue now and a rendering of the rental building planned for the site

    From left: 635 Fourth Avenue now and a rendering of the rental building planned for the site

    The Seafarers International Union is departing its Gowanus headquarters for a new spot in Jersey City in a move that will leave the organization without a New York City presence for the first time in nearly a century. [more]

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    From left: Doug McGregor and Jamie Dimon

    JPMorgan Chase and Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets are seeking incentives from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority in an effort to open offices in Jersey City.

    The board plans to vote on subsidies Friday, Capital New York reported. RBC Capital wants $7.9 million in tax incentives, while JPMorgan is asking for $22.5 million over a decade. [more]

  • From left: Donald Trump, the Trump Plaza Residences at 88 Morgan Street in Jersey City and Jared Kushner

    From left: Donald Trump, the Trump Plaza Residences at 88 Morgan Street in Jersey City and Jared Kushner

    Donald Trump’s Trump Organization and his son-in-law’s Kushner Companies are teaming up for their first big project, in conjunction with KABR Group of New Jersey. [more]

  • From left: BNY Mellon's current HQ at 1 Wall Street and new space contender 225 Liberty Street

    From left: BNY Mellon’s current HQ at 1 Wall Street and new space contender 225 Liberty Street

    The Bank of New York Mellon announced its plans to move the company’s Wall Street headquarters in the first quarter. Now, they have a choice to make: Jersey City or Lower Manhattan?

    The investment bank is weighing leases at two possible locations. One is in the 2.7 million-square-foot tower at 225 Liberty Street, while the other is in a 410,000-square-foot waterfront building at 70 Hudson Street in Jersey City. [more]

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    Rendering of 99 Hudson Street in Jersey City

    China Construction America has revealed the design for a new two-tower, 1,000-unit project in Jersey City, on a waterfront site it purchased for $70 million last year. [more]

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    Ironstate’s David Barry and 235 Grand Street

    Hoboken, N.J.-based Ironstate Development revealed renderings for its plan to build a 45-story rental tower on the site of a repurposed coal bunker in Downtown Jersey City.

    The 670-unit building at 235 Grand Street, near Marin Boulevard, will be part of the Liberty Harbor North development. Construction is expected to start in June, with plans to open sometime next year. HLW International is serving as the architect. [more]

  • Rendering of Journal Squred at 615 Pavonia Avenue

    Rendering of 615 Pavonia Avenue

    The first phase of Journal Squared, a trio of residential towers in the works for Jersey City, broke ground Monday.

    The 54-story tower at 615 Pavonia Avenue will contain 540 of the three-tower project’s planned 1,840 apartments. Upon completion, the development will span a total of 2.3 million square feet and contain a mix of retail, restaurants, lobbies and parking in the base of the three buildings. The tallest tower, at 70 stories, is on track to snag a Garden State record for its height. [more]

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    Rendering of 30 Journal Square in Jersey City, N.J., and its current state (Inset: Jared Kushner)

    Kushner Companies and the KABR Group have released renderings for the planned conversation of the former Jersey City headquarters of the newspaper Jersey Journal. The property is slated to be turned into a 40-story tower holding 525 apartments. [more]

  • From left: New rendering and old rendering of City Center Towers

    From left: New rendering and old rendering of City Center Towers

    A property trust has released updated renderings of a long-delayed project in Jersey City’s Journal Square neighborhood.

    Multi-Employer Property Trust, associated with Washington, D.C.-based real estate firm Landon Butler, is developing the site at City Center, also known as One Journal Square. The original design by architectural firm Humphreys & Partners depicted twin 60-story buildings connected by a skybridge. [more]

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    Jamie LeFrak and 20 Newport Parkway in Jersey City

    The Appellate Division of New Jersey Superior Court approved a $4.8 million judgment against LeFrak Organization heir Jamie LeFrak on Monday in a condominium development fraud lawsuit.

    LeFrak was accused of defrauding 16 owners of condominium units at Shore South at 20 Newport Parkway in Jersey City. The developer was constructing a high-rise in front of the complex, blocking the “unparalleled waterfront views” that the new tenants claimed salespeople had promised.  [more]

  • From left: 60 Fifth Avenue and 499 Washington Boulevard in Jersey City

    From left: 60 Fifth Avenue and 499 Washington Boulevard in Jersey City

    Forbes Media is departing its longtime home in Greenwich Village, at 60 Fifth Avenue, and relocating its 350 employees to Jersey City. [more]

  • A rendering of the tower in Jersey City's McGinley Square (Credit: KPN Architects)

    A rendering of the tower in Jersey City’s McGinley Square (Credit: KPN Architects)

    Maryland-based Sora Development is setting its sights on Jersey City with plans for a 20-story, $165 million residential tower that will target college students as well as working professionals facing a shortage of rental apartments. The building will have 300 apartments for students as well as 375 market-rate apartments and will be built in a joint venture with nearby Saint Peter’s University. [more]

  • laguna

    Laguna at 45 Park Lane South in Jersey City

    The LeFrak Organization’s 19-story Jersey City rental tower known as Laguna is fully leased after nearly six months, a spokesperson for the building told The Real Deal exclusively. [more]

  • Jonathan Kushner

    Jonathan Kushner

    WEEKENDEDITION “Business is better than ever,” according to Jonathan Kushner, president of the Kushner Real Estate Group. Kushner currently owns and manages more than 12 million square feet of commercial property in the New York area, but New Jersey has become his latest target.

    Kushner has recently begun a full push into northern New Jersey with several new projects, one of which is 18 Park, a 422-unit rental development in Jersey City that is 75 percent complete. [more]

  • Jersey City sees new wave of activity

    November 19, 2013 10:30AM
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    From left: Eugene Cordano, Joseph Covello, Jacqueline Urgo and Tom Pichi

    From the November issue: Jersey City — once considered by many in New York to be a pop-up city that primarily offered cheaper office and residential rents directly across the river — is evolving into something more. [more]

  • Jersey City

    Jersey City

    China Construction America has purchased a 1.1 million-square-foot building on the Jersey City waterfront, marking the firm’s second all-cash real estate deal in the New York area since April. [more]