Jersey News: Hoboken’s Hill People, Jersey City is a ‘Boomtown’, More

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Our weekly news roundup of New Jersey stories you may have missed this week. This week, Jersey City is a 'Boomtown', Matsikoudis lays groundwork for JC Mayoral bid, Hoboken's hill people, more

Bayonne Picks JMF Properties as Developer for Portion of Former Military Ocean Terminal

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The long planned development of Bayonne's former Military Ocean Terminal moved one step closer this week when the city council chose Whippany, NJ based JMF Properties as the developer of a 16-acre portion of the planned Harbor Station South project.

Jersey News: Hoboken’s Newark St Plaza Opens, Mana Contemporary Model Heads to Miami, More

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Jersey News: Our weekly news roundup of New Jersey stories you may have missed this week. Popular this week, A Hasidic Jewish development in Bayonne, Hoboken's Newark Street plaza opens, Mana Contemporary model heads to Miami, and more

Approved 18-Unit Development Site in Bayonne Hits Market for $899k

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In May, Bayonne’s planning board approved a new development project at 172 Avenue F. Now the developer behind it has listed the fully approved project is for sale. The turnkey development site comes with plans for a six-story, 18-unit residential building at the corner of Avenue F and East 24th Street.

Port Authority is Spending $1.3B to Raise the Bayonne Bridge 64 Feet. Why?

With a price tag of over $1.3 Billion, The Navigational Clearance Project is one of the largest public works projects in the NYC metro area. Known locally as the Bayonne Bridge raising, the project hasn’t garnered the attention that it deserves.

Bayonne City Council Approves 10 Story Building at 957 Broadway

Jersey City isn’t the only area experiencing a building boom. Bayonne is getting their fair share now too. Just last week the Bayonne City Council approved plans for a 10-story building at the corner of Broadway and 46th Street.

Bayonne: The Next Construction Boom?

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While Bayonne may regularly claim a $20 million structural deficit and has struggled with tax increases in recent years, city officials are making an effort to encourage significant redevelopment, some on sites that have been dormant for decades. The city, a narrow peninsula sometimes criticized as an afterthought of Hudson County’s real estate boom, is now home to Park Bayonne,...

Bayonne is Tearing Down its Historic Properties

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As reported by the Hudson County View, Bayonne resident Baer Hanusz-Rajkowsi is concerned about the increasing trend of demolishing historical properties in the city. So much so that he personally gathered 700 signatures to petition the city to halt the demolition of the Emmett Smith house at 124 5th Street at John F. Kennedy Boulevard. The 19th century home built...