Harrison: Buzzing with Evolution

The July/August issue of INDUSTRY magazine features Harrison development and real estate. Creating “modern urbanism” communities where factories and warehouses once stood is a hallmark of a development firm whose latest endeavor is attracting new life to Harrison When completed, the seven-building mixed-use development rising adjacent to the PATH Station in Harrison will feature six… Continue reading Harrison: Buzzing with Evolution


The WSJ celebrates Harrison

A recent article by Kathleen Lucadamo in The Wall Street Journal visits Harrision and says, "Once known for industry, the town fell on hard times but new apartment complexes are rising." Of interest from the piece ... Ron Lupone thought he would never leave Manhattan, but the lower rents in New Jersey lured him there. The town… Continue reading The WSJ celebrates Harrison

Harrison Building BOOM!

Rose Duger at NJ.com reports on the state of development in Harrison and Kearny. For newlyweds Noorin Hamid and Zain Naqvi, convenience was key when choosing their first apartment. Married in January, the Monmouth County couple moved a month later to Water's Edge, a new 141-unit apartment complex in Harrison. The combination of new construction… Continue reading Harrison Building BOOM!

Jersey Sure! No longer is Newark’s shadow, Harrison embraces big-time development

Via Adam Bonislawski/New York Post According to Mayor James Fife, Harrison, NJ, once held the state record for the most liquor licenses issued in a square mile. Today Harrison seems to be gunning for the title in a new category — building permits. There’s a construction boom underway in this town, tucked into a bend… Continue reading Jersey Sure! No longer is Newark’s shadow, Harrison embraces big-time development

Growth in West Hudson includes new Harrison Path station

By ROSE DUGER/ NJ.COM When the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey gave the green light to a $256 million project to build a new Harrison PATH station last year, the announcement shone a spotlight on other redevelopment efforts in the region. Those projects, also spurred by a strengthening economy, are chugging ahead… Continue reading Growth in West Hudson includes new Harrison Path station

Next Stop: Harrison

The little ethnic enclave a stone’s throw from Newark is becoming Jersey’s latest hotbed for urban redevelopment. The March issue of New Jersey Monthly wonders if Harrison is the next Hoboken .... Will Harrison become the new Hoboken? Mayor Raymond McDonough would like to think so. Seventeen years ago, two years after taking office, he… Continue reading Next Stop: Harrison


HARRISON, NJ – PATH train commuters and residents of Harrison and the fully-leased Harrison Station rental building now have a new option for gourmet meals, groceries and convenience store items. Pronto Gourmet opened on Aug. 12th and is already a hit with patrons. The 3,000 square-foot store is on the ground level of Harrison Station, the new… Continue reading PRONTO GOURMET MARKET AND DELI OPENS AT HARRISON STATION

Harrison Eats: Five Guys

Finally! A reason for Harrisonians to visit the new Harrison Station complex: a restaurant. That is, a Five Guys restaurant. Yes, a burger chain. Besides the Burger King that opened up on Harrison Avenue a couple of years ago, the only place Harrisonians could go for fast food was Wendy's. If you wanted anything else… Continue reading Harrison Eats: Five Guys

Harrison Leaders Form Community Development Association

    By Kelly Stratton, Contributing Writer NEW JERSEY—Residential and commercial real estate developers in Harrison have joined forces to create the Harrison Community Development Association, a coalition whose mission is to work cooperatively with town officials and the local community to promote and drive the transformation of the city into a dynamic mixed-use, transit-oriented… Continue reading Harrison Leaders Form Community Development Association

The Daily News’ “The best of New York real estate” features Harrison Station

Our picks for the best hotel, pool, rental value, luxury condo and more     By JASON SHEFTELL/ New York Daily News Real estate is all about the "WOW." We see a lot of it. Sometimes 10 to 20 buildings and apartments per week. We don't write about all of them. We pick the best.… Continue reading The Daily News’ “The best of New York real estate” features Harrison Station