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Project specifications:

Location: Jersey City, NJ
Project Type: Residential / Ground Up
Architect: GRO Architects


Hollister is providing construction services for the construction of the state’s first micro apartment building in New Jersey. Located in Jersey City’s Journal Square, the 44,000sf, 6-story building will comprise of 122 fully furnished studio units that are under 300 square feet. The new building will also provide bike parking to promote a more transit oriented lifestyle for residents.

With a smart design and transformable furniture that maximizes every inch, the micro units will come pre-configured and will feature a decentralized bathroom with separately enclosed shower and toilet rooms, a kitchen between a desk, fold-down murphy style bed and coffee table that fits neatly below it.

The building will feature extensive common spaces including a ground floor lounge and cafe, gym, rooftop deck and on-site laundry facilities. Appealing to today’s young professionals, the micro apartment building is in the perfect location, offering cultural immersion in city centers, nearby to great dining and entertainment and outdoor activities. Residents will be within walking distance to the Journal Square PATH station and transportation center and in a walkable neighborhood with other transportation options.