Redevelopment

November 20, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - It is called the Redmond Redevelopment Area Redevelopment Plan. Created 10 years ago for several blocks bordered by Redmond Street, Joyce Kilmer Avenue, Bayard Street and the railroad tracks, the plan attracted little attention. It is now headed for the trash bin, under a ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - City council members next month will vote on an ordinance for the redevelopment of abandoned homes that allow for hiring companies that will either rehabilitate a house and demolish the structure and put up a new one. This week the council introduced the ordinance calling for ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ —On Monday, August 13, 2018, the Township of East Brunswick formally posted notice of their search for redevelopers to improve and repurpose the blighted 18 Center Shopping Center, the outdated Loehmann's Plaza, and the surrounding areas. These areas represent some of the best ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - City officials on Monday released the first list of nine abandoned properties targeted for forfeiture by New Brunswick, the result of a two-year effort to remove dozens of blighted buildings and redevelop lots for and new housing. City council members two years ago passed two ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - City officials on Monday released the first list of nine abandoned properties targeted for forfeiture by New Brunswick, the result of a two-year effort to remove dozens of blighted buildings and redevelop lots for and new housing. City council members two years ago passed two ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - In 2016, Rutgers University proudly opened “The Yard,” a student housing and retail complex along College Avenue built under the direction of the New Brunswick Development Corp. Now the corporation, the non-profit development arm for the City of New Brunswick and commonly known ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Ask most people about last winter and the likely answer would be a recollection of late season storms. But the mild February and short-lasting March storms were certainly good for construction work in the Hub City. The weather allowed work to proceed on the New Brunswick ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - City council members Wednesday approved a 30-year tax abatement for construction of a large downtown apartment complex for mostly college students, saying it was the best option for developing the vacant property. The council voted 4-1 to approve the tax abatement, with ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - Gov. Phil Murphy announced on Monday that the U.S. Department of Treasury has approved New Brunswick as one of 169 recommended designations for Opportunity Zones throughout the Garden State. The Opportunity Zone Program is designed to drive long-term capital investments into ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -The owners of an East Brunswick hotel are suing to halt the construction of another such establishment a few miles away in New Brunswick. Shan & Dylan LLC, who own a Comfort Suites just off Route 18, filed suit in an effort to press the New Brunswick Planning Board to ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - For decades, the remaking of New Brunswick's riverfront has been a tug of war between historical and environmental conservationist​s​ on the one hand, and developers and city officials on the other. The 2030 physical master plan for Rutgers University has ignited a ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A new Starbucks on ​Route 1 South ​could​ be the crown jewel of an ambitious redevelopment in the works, known as The Edge at Raritan Heights. The 2,000​-​square​-​foot drive thr​u​ Starbucks is expected to open in the summer and construction is already underway, according to ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The city’s zoning board approved a variance for a mixed-use development on Livingston Avenue, at a site left barren by a fire in July 2015. Residents can expect a three-story mixed use building at 251 Livingston Ave, at the corner of Livingston Avenue and Stratford ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - ​Proposed​ redevelopment at the French Street business district is one step closer to reality, after it was approved unanimously at the December 18 zoning board meeting. Developers are looking to ​build ​a ​mixed-use development at 354 Seaman Street, ​the current site of​ a ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A new apartment high rise will be coming to downtown New Brunswick in the next few years, after city officials approved the project application at the December 11 Planning Board meeting. The ​location at 90 New Street and sandwiched between the New Brunswick Elks Lodge and ...

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