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What's Next for Newark?

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What's Next for Newark?

Investment and Development Outlook for a Growing Newark

THIS EVENT ENDED ON December 5th, 2019

What You'll Learn

  1. How can Newark continue to attract sustained investment?
  2. How have developers been able to convince tenants to reconsider Newark?
  3. What sections of Newark are primed for investment?
  4. What infrastructure improvements are tapped for Newark?
  5. How are public entities collaborating with private institutions to build Newark's national spotlight?

EVENT HOST

The Gateway Center

Events Raw Space

The Gateway Center is comprised of 3 office buildings totaling over 1.6 million square feet, connected by a shared concourse walkway, hosting a plethora of amenities along with a direct connection to Newark Penn Station. Under new ownership, Onyx Equities will serve as the operating arm, while overseeing north of a 30-million-dollar redevelopment of the entire concourse, entry from Penn Station, main building lobbies, upper lobbies landings and bathrooms. Newark Penn is served by The Newark Light Rail, three NJ Transit commuter rail lines, the PATH rapid transit system, and all 11 of Amtrak's Northeast Corridor services, making it the seventh-busiest rail station in North America. With access and convenience like no other in the state, the Gateway Center is able to attract a deep and diverse talent pool pulling from NYC, urban and suburban NJ. With three onsite parking facilities, tenants can experience a true Live-Work-Play environment from sunrise at the office/retail and walkable amenities to sunset at Newark’s Prudential Center, NJ PAC or the Ironbound District. The Gateway Center offers Newark Fiber which delivers 10gig of fiber connectivity at a 1/10th the cost of a typical provider, a truly unparalleled internet experience. If you’re looking for a destination where activation and connection are imperative, look no further than Newark’s Gateway Center! 

Speakers

Gateway Center Spotlight

What's Next for Newark? Commercial Development Outlook

Investment Opportunities for a Growing Newark

PHOTOS

Agenda

Time Activity
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
Registration, Breakfast & Networking
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
Gateway Center Spotlight
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
What's Next for Newark? Commercial Development Outlook
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Investment Opportunities for a Growing Newark
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Post-Event Networking
Registration, Breakfast & Networking
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
Gateway Center Spotlight
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
What's Next for Newark? Commercial Development Outlook
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Investment Opportunities for a Growing Newark
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Post-Event Networking
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Venue/Parking

2 Gateway Center
283 Market St Floor 18
Newark, NJ 07102

Parking Information: 267-281 Market Street, Newark NJ
Pricing:
0-2 hours - $13
3 hours - $15
4 hours - $16

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Why This Matters

Newark has seen sustained investment in recent years and signs point to this trend continuing into 2020. With low office vacancy rates and exciting local developments opening later on this year, we'll explore where developers are looking for their next properties. With great proximity to transit access and iconic destinations like the Prudential Center, New Jersey's largest city is poised for more growth. 

As major brokers are seeking buyers for development sites and multifamily vacancy rents dip below 4% in the area, developers will be keeping a close eye on how the market performs in 2020. 

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