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Thinking Beyond Amazon in the Meadowlands Industrial Market By: Andrew Somple, SIOR, Senior Vice President

Thinking Beyond Amazon in the Meadowlands Industrial Market By: Andrew Somple, SIOR, Senior Vice President

Along with my colleague, Judy Troiano, and Chuck Lanyard, President of The Goldstein Group, I recently spoke at the 11th Annual Meadowlands Conference hosted by the Northeast New Jersey Chapter of the Appraisal Institute to discuss the challenges and opportunities presented by the current commercial real estate market in Northeast New Jersey, particularly the Meadowlands. 

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New Jersey Office Market is in a State of Transition, Not Demise By: Judy A. Troiano, CCIM, CIPS, Senior Associate

Typically, towns in New Jersey were defined by office parks that seemed to dot the land surrounding every major thoroughfare in the state. The suburban sprawl seen in New Jersey was unlike anything seen throughout the country and was geared towards commuter-centric development with large residential subdivisions separated from office parks that were only accessible via highways and major roads. That vision has changed drastically over the past several years.

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Mixing Generations of Best Practices for Success

Mixing Generations of Best Practices for Success

Russell J. Verducci, Associate Vice President I started my career in commercial real estate 12 years ago. To put that into context, I started using email in high school and I did not have a cell phone until college. Mark Zuckerberg was still a normal (if not...

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Montvale: Complete the Streets, Embrace the Future

Montvale: Complete the Streets, Embrace the Future

Judy Troiano, CCIM, Senior Associate In the past, we embraced suburban sprawl - the expansion of human populations away from central urban areas into low-density, mono-functional, car-dependent communities.If you look at a satellite image of New Jersey, or any state,...

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For NAI Hanson, 2015 Was a Big Year

For NAI Hanson, 2015 Was a Big Year

William C. Hanson, SIOR, President, NAI James E. Hanson This past year, we celebrated NAI James E Hanson’s 60th anniversary as New Jersey’s leading independent full-service commercial real estate firm. Over those past six decades a lot has changed in our industry but...

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The Impact of E-commerce on Industrial Space in New Jersey

The Impact of E-commerce on Industrial Space in New Jersey

Steve Pastor It goes without saying that technology is dramatically changing the world, and the impact of e-commerce on industrial real estate in New Jersey is a prime example. How much of an impact? According to the Russell 3000 Index, Amazon generates more than 33%...

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Remaining Independent in a Sea of Consolidation

Remaining Independent in a Sea of Consolidation

Bill Hanson We recently celebrated NAI James E Hanson’s 60th anniversary as New Jersey’s leading independent full-service commercial real estate firm. Over those past six decades a lot has changed in our industry but our values of honesty, integrity and accountability...

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