Measuring in at 563 feet high, Journal Squared is a Jersey City icon, just four months into the first phase of leasing. And we don’t just mean physically, although it is, perched on a hilltop that makes it visible from both Manhattan and the New Jersey Turnpike. It’s also quickly become one of the most coveted addresses in JC, thanks to a lifestyle as monumental as the 53-story building itself.
The amenity and service package enjoyed by Journal Squared residents is unmatched, giving residents everything it takes to live a life above the fray.
Journal Squared wastes no time in making a statement – the moment you walk inside its double-height lobby, you’ll know that you’ve arrived somewhere special. A cheerful concierge is on hand to assist you, and a light-filled lounge invites you to take a moment to yourself.
Take the elevator up to the 8th floor, where you’ll find the JSQ Club. Acting as an extension of their home, the JSQ Club is a full floor of modern conveniences providing residents the perfect place for productivity or relaxation. There’s a lounge with café-style seating, adjacent to which you’ll find a full communal kitchen, perfect for hosting great gatherings, whether you’re cooking yourself or bringing in caterers. The library is the ultimate amenity for residents who work from home, with couches and long tables to keep you focused, and those twin modern-day essentials of complimentary Wi-Fi and plenty of places to plug in.
Also on the 8th floor is a sun terrace with seating and an outdoor swimming pool, each providing stunning views of the New York City skyline and the Hudson River. If you’re trying to stay active, the state-of-the-art fitness center on this floor will be a popular destination. The gym offers group fitness classes like Core, a challenging mix of boot camp and yoga, and Vinyasa yoga. Amenity service company hOM curates the selection of teachers and trainers to match the difficulty level of the classes with the skill level of the students. There’s also a WellBeats station for solo practitioners of the fit life, with hundreds of on-demand classes covering everything from kickboxing to kettlebells. Rounding out the amenities on this floor is a well-appointed children’s playroom.
The Journal Squared lifestyle is curated by its resident director, who stacks the calendar with cooking classes, happy hours, and pop-up restaurant partnerships. Those take place on the 8th floor and on the 53rd floor, where the Sky Lounge offers dramatic panoramic views of the city. The Sky Lounge gives residents a place to watch movies, in a space with stadium seating and a retractable screen. It’s also a gathering spot equipped with banquet tables.
Journal Squared’s studios, one-, two-, and three-bedroom homes put Jersey City residents right where they want to be. It’s located right in the heart of Jersey City, directly connected to the NJ Transit and PATH trains, giving you more time to live the lifestyle you’re here for.
Rent at Journal Squared starts around $2,030 (net effective). To schedule an appointment, call 201-754-1263.