New Jersey News:
- Sea-level Rise Could Permanently Flood Parts of New Jersey [NJ Spotlight] – A new report out forecasts the sea level rising 6-foot by early next century. If that turns out to be true, the effects of flooding in New Jersey will be disastrous, with the Meadowlands facing the worst outcomes. As NJ Spotlight puts it, “Say so long to the Jersey Shore, arcades and all, half of Hoboken, and the Teterboro Airport — for starters”.
- Kuwaiti Fund Buys Newark, N.J., Tower That Houses Panasonic North America [WSJ] – A Kuwaiti investment fund has paid $165 million for one of Newark’s most iconic towers. The transaction is another sign of the international attention on the New Jersey markets within close proximity to NYC.
- A Roundup of the 2017 Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates [Observer] – While some people are still slowly healing from our recent presidential election, here in New Jersey we get to do it all again. 2017’s Gubernatorial race is beginning to heat up. Let’s meet the candidates thus far.
- Liberty Property Trust to begin construction on Camden Waterfront project [NJ Biz] – Camden could soon see a Jersey City-style revitalization. A mega-project along the waterfront hopes to be the catalyst that transforms the city. Liberty Property Trust announced this week that it plans to immediately begin construction on the first phase of the $1 billion, mixed-use complex.
- Tenafly’s Mackay-Lowe home headed for demolition [NorthJersey.com] – New Jersey continues its trend of demolishing historic structures. This time it’s the century-old Mackay-Lowe estate in Tenafly which is credited as the biggest Dutch colonial revival house in Begen County. It was sold to a developer earlier this year.
- NJ Woman’s Estate Wins Battle with Mortgage Company After Death [NJ Spotlight]
- Owner of Atlantic City’s Former Revel Casino Sues New Jersey Over Licensing [NBC Philly]
- Texas Roadhouse Targets Teterboro Landing [Daily Voice]
- Tracks-to-trails movement gains speed in North Jersey [NorthJersey.com]
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