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The Pinnacle Companies Announces Joint Venture with The Hampshire Companies to Develop The MC Hotel in Montclair

Montclair, NJ – February 10, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Today, The Pinnacle Companies announced a joint venture with The Hampshire Companies, a full-service, private real estate investment firm with equity in assets valued at over $2.5 billion, to develop The MC hotel in Montclair. The Chicago-based Aparium Hotel Group will manage the hotel.

Gebroe-Hammer Associates Completes Multifamily Sales Totaling 463 Units throughout Northern New Jersey and Pennsylvania

LIVINGSTON, N.J., – December 8, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Gebroe-Hammer Associates’ investment brokerage activity in Northern New Jersey and Pennsylvania is nearing unprecedented levels as multifamily buyers and sellers seek properties with rent-growth and value-add potential. The firm’s area market specialists recently arranged 12 sales involving 463 units.

Gebroe-Hammer Associates Arranges $3.77 Million Sale of Multi-Family Asset in Essex County, N.J.

LIVINGSTON, N.J., – November 17, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Transaction activity in Essex County, N.J.’s multi-family investment market continues to accelerate, as indicated by the recent sale of a $3.77 million asset in Belleville arranged by Gebroe-Hammer Associates. The firm’s market specialist team of Vice Presidents Nicholas Nicolaou and Stephen Tragash exclusively represented the seller and identified the buyer

New Jersey Apartment Association Offers September Education Programs

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 19, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — NJAA members earn Continuing Education Credits (CECs) towards National Apartment Association Designations (NAA) at each session they attend. Programs will be held at NJAA, 104 Interchange Plaza, Suite 201, Monroe Township, N.J. unless otherwise noted. For details and event registrationMONROE TOWNSHIP, N.J., August 18, 2014 – The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) will host two educational programs in September designed to help industry professionals gain knowledge and elevate their skills. NJAA offers a diverse selection of comprehensive education and certification courses throughout the year for members and non-members as part of its commitment to advancing the multi-family housing industry in New Jersey

41,000 SF Medical Office Building Trades Hands in Mountainside, N.J.

MOUNTAINSIDE, N.J. – March 21, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Lee & Associates, the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firm in the country, has arranged the sale of 1450 Route 22 West, in Mountainside, N.J., a 41,531-square-foot medical office building (MOB) for $8.45 million ($203 per square foot).

NJIT Professor Wins National Design Award for His Ice Cycle House

WASHINGTON, D.C. – November 25, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — The Builder’s Choice Custom Home Design Awards is a national awards competition that honors housing projects for their excellence in design and construction; it’s judged by leading professionals from the architecture and building industries. The award was given to Burgermaster at the “Designing for Resilience” 2013 Reinvention Symposium, and the house is also featured in the October issue of Builder, the magazine of the National Association of Home Builders.

Life at 2,717 Feet: Engineering the World’s Tallest Building

WASHINGTON, D.C. – November 15, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Speaking to an audience of civil engineers, architects, concrete specialists, and other height enthusiasts at a recent lecture on campus, Lawrence Novak, the lead structural engineer for the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, related the complex strategy that allowed him to shatter records in constructing the world’s tallest freestanding structure

Doug Gaffney Joins Lee & Associates New Jersey

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. – November 13, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Lee & Associates New Jersey is pleased to announce Doug Gaffney has joined the firm as senior vice president.


HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J., – October 24, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Demonstrating its continued expertise in Bergen County’s multi-family marketplace, Gebroe-Hammer Associates recently arranged the $2.5 million sale of Grandview Apartments, a 20-unit garden-style community in Hasbrouck Heights. The Gebroe-Hammer brokerage team, including President Ken Uranowitz, Senior Vice President Greg Pine and Assistant Vice President Debbie Pomerantz, exclusively represented the seller and identified the buyer.

Low Home Inventory at Oakley Hill And Holly Tree Estates in Jackson, Only 4 Homes Remain

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 30, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Estatesales associate Michael Tarantul announces today that the last four home lots are available for purchase at the Jackson, NJ communities of Oakley Hill and Holly Tree Estates. Custom home builder Greg Monesson has set pricing beginning at $374,900 for the Adelphia model in Oakley Hill and $399,900 for the Amherst model at Holly Tree Estates while two homes are left in each community.

The Hampshire Companies Acquires Industrial Building in Carteret, NJ

Carteret, N.J. – September 25, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — The Hampshire Companies, a full service, private real estate investment firm with equity in assets valued at more than $2.5 billion, has announced the acquisition of 700 Blair Road in Carteret, N.J., a 234,325 -square-foot single-tenant, light industrial building that is fully-leased to Berjé, Inc. as its corporate headquarters. The property was acquired from GP 700 Blair Road, LLC, and the transaction was brokered on behalf of the seller by HFF of Florham Park, N.J

Leonard Dipaolo Hired As Middletown Office Branch Manager At Gloria Nilson

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 23, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate, one of the preeminent real estate brokerages in New Jersey, announces the hiring of Leonard DiPaolo as the Middletown officebranch manager. DiPaolo brings more than 25 years of real estate management to his new role.

Fall is ideal time to buy or sell a home

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 23, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — For most New Jersey homeowners, the fall brings to mind colorful images of beautifully manicured landscapes, cascading leaves, crisp weather and the nostalgia of the upcoming holiday season. But, did you know that fall ranks second only to spring for the successful resale of home properties? Consider the advice from these prominent New Jersey Realtors who view autumn as a most opportune time to sell one’s home.

RE/MAX Tri County utilizes revolutionary IDX solution to extract and display raw listing data online

EUGENE, OR – September 9, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — IDX, Inc. welcomes Maria Picardi-Kenyon to the ever-expanding network of real estate professionals updating their websites with the customizable IDX Broker software. The online property search is now simpler than ever for Hamilton, New Jersey home seekers on the website that Picardi-Kenyon hosts. Her IDX solution pulls listing information automatically from the Trend MLS (Trend) and displays it online, making the search process even simpler for potential buyers.

Lee & Associates Continues Expansion in New York

Torrance, CA – September 4, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — The New York office of Lee & Associates Commercial Real Estate Services (“Lee NYC”), a privately-held national commercial real estate firm, announced it formed a new affiliate company, Lee & Associates BQ|LI, LLC to service the Queens and Nassau and Suffolk County office, retail, and industrial markets. Kelly Koukou is executive managing director of the new company and one of its principal owners. Bradley Diamond also joined the new company and serves as a managing director.