Prabha Agrawal joins the firm

Rotwein+Blake bolsters team with senior interior designer REAL ESTATE NJ, October 13, 2020—Rotwein+Blake has expanded its interior design team with one of its newest hires.  The firm, which is based in Livingston, announced recently that it has added Prabha Agrawal as a senior interior designer. She brings more than 14 years of experience in sectors such […]

Building a blueprint

Building a blueprint REAL ESTATE NJ, June 5, 2020—Prior to entering the commercial real estate industry, Andrew Judd recalled his time with an engineering and architectural firm whose clients included the region’s major transit agencies. Those clients shared a common mantra.  “They said the main goal of each of those transit agencies when serving the public […]

Planning the post-pandemic office

Planning the post-pandemic office NJBIZ, May 11, 2020—Low touch/no touch fixtures, glass partitions, sneeze guards, desks spaced six feet apart – these are some of the suggestions office owners are considering as they prepare to safely welcome back employees who abandoned their desks in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic to start working from home. […]

LifeTown featured in New York Times

His reality is a mock village where everybody knows him NEW YORK TIMES, March 9, 2020—The commotion began just as the teenage boy was to pay for his apple juice. He flapped his hands wildly, tugged at the noise-canceling headphones atop his brown curls and then turned to his mother to deliver a head butt. […]

Diversify or die

How architecture firm Rotwein+Blake remains relevant in a changing business environment NJBIZ, February 10, 2020—Commvault, BASF, Metrotop OfficePark, Vermella. These are a few of the design creations of Rotwein+Blake. In fact, the Livingston-based architecture and design firm has been creating and transforming projects within the state for the past 65 years. With the company’s design and […]

11 Avenue C now atop East Village’s last gas station

The Ten-Story Development Now Atop the East Village’s Last Gas Station BOWERY BOOGIE, August  21, 2019—It was the neighborhood’s last gas station to shutter. Now, it’s a ten-story luxury development. Foundation was first poured for 11 Avenue C way back in December 2016. The timeline upon its conception two years earlier was a fourteen-month construction period. As of this […]

LifeTown receives 2019 New Good Neighbor Award

LifeTown receives 2019 New Good Neighbor Award NEW JERSEY BUSINESS, July 1, 2019—LifeTown’s first-of-its-kind recreational, therapeutic and educational facility in the region will help more that 35,000 special needs young people and families this year.  The facility is an adaptive reuse of a 46,000-square foot warehouse, which has been expanded and transformed into a state-of-the-art “community” where children […]

Developers see new opportunities in Red Bank

Developers see new, long-awaited opportunities in Red Bank REAL ESTATE NJ, June 11, 2019—Debra Tantleff, founding principal of Tantum Real Estate, is marking the opening of the Element, a new 35-unit luxury apartment building in downtown Red Bank. The project could be the first of many new developments in the popular Monmouth County borough. It’s […]

NAI Hanson’s new headquarters

Past meets present at NAI Hanson’s new headquarters in Teterboro REAL ESTATE NJ, May 1, 2019—The need for new office space had become clear by this time last year. But for the leaders of NAI James E. Hanson, the decision to move from their longtime headquarters in Hackensack not only fulfilled that need, but provided […]

Mack-Cali unveils office upgrades

Inside Mack-Cali’s suburban overhaul: REIT unveils office upgrades REAL ESTATE NJ, November 30, 2018—Mack-Cali Realty Corp. has completed a sweeping overhaul of its key suburban office portfolio, following more than $50 million in redesigns and renovations at buildings in the Parsippany, Short Hills, Metropark and Red Bank submarkets. The real estate investment trust has unveiled […]