• November 29, 2017

    Greening Public Housing Buildings

    November 28th, 2017 by Gabe Bailer – NJ URbanthinker When I lived in Jersey City, after a long day in the office my route home took me to Newark...
  • November 7, 2017

    City Councilman Unearths Magical Zoning ...

    The Onion Magazine From 2005 ROCHESTER, NY—After years spent poring over mysterious and arcane plat sheets and deciphering long-forgotten building c...
  • November 7, 2017

    Rahway tries to lure artists with subsid...

    By Rebecca Panico on November 4, 2017 Union Daily News RAHWAY, NJ — Rahway is trying to lessen the reality — if not the image — of the strug...
  • October 14, 2017

    New Beginnings – New Brunswick Per...

    October 14th, 2017 By Julio Mora – NJ Urbanthinker On June 5th of 2017, the demolition of two iconic and historical buildings in New Brunswick, ...
  • September 22, 2017

    Historic commission to vote on subdividi...

    North Jersey.Com Megan Burrow, Staff Writer,Sept. 19, 2017 TEANECK — The owners of the John Ackerman house, a Dutch Colonial farmhouse near the Hack...

Greening Public Housing Buildings

November 28th, 2017 by Gabe Bailer – NJ URbanthinker When I lived in Jersey City, after a long day in the office my route home took me to Newark Avenue,…

City Councilman Unearths Magical Zoning Amulet

The Onion Magazine From 2005 ROCHESTER, NY—After years spent poring over mysterious and arcane plat sheets and deciphering long-forgotten building codes, city councilmember Mike LaMere unearthed the mysterious City Zoning…

Rahway tries to lure artists with subsidized housing

By Rebecca Panico on November 4, 2017 Union Daily News RAHWAY, NJ — Rahway is trying to lessen the reality — if not the image — of the struggling artist by giving preference to…

New Beginnings – New Brunswick Performing Arts Center

October 14th, 2017 By Julio Mora – NJ Urbanthinker On June 5th of 2017, the demolition of two iconic and historical buildings in New Brunswick, the George Street Playhouse and…

Historic commission to vote on subdividing Teaneck property

North Jersey.Com Megan Burrow, Staff Writer,Sept. 19, 2017 TEANECK — The owners of the John Ackerman house, a Dutch Colonial farmhouse near the Hackensack River dating to the 1700s, want to…

A rare look inside Frank Lloyd Wright’s only NYC home

September 13th 2017 NY Post By Lauren Steussy On a recent afternoon, Jeanne and Frank Cretella spotted some 30 bicyclists gathered in their driveway of their Staten Island house, gawking…

GSP RACEWAY-THE ONE DAY RACE FROM EXIT 172 TO 0

August 29th, 2017 By Gabe Bailer I do something every day– nearly 7 days a week, 365 days a year — that I thought I would never do.  I drive…

New Brunswick Development Map

Google Overlay Map showing current and pending developments in New Brunswick current of August 2017. Map created by Julio M of NJ Urbanthinker

Ferren Deck Mall – Hero or Villain of New Brunswick?

August 4th, 2017 By Julio Mora Is the Ferren Deck Mall the Hero or Villain of the City of New Brunswick It was toward the end of May of 2017,…

The One and Only 750 Walnut Avenue-What to Do?

To my fellow residents of Cranford, the thought of 750 Walnut strikes ire in all. 900 apartments fully built out will 100% have an impact on us. As someone who…