March 24, 2020— Leasing has launched at MRK, a 16-story luxury rental tower in the heart of Jersey City’s Journal Square. Queens-based brokerage Modern Spaces is exclusively handling marketing and leasing for the 132 studio- to three-bedrooms, with monthly rent starting at $1,800.
MRK features a co-working space offered through cmpnd, with 100+ rentable shared offices. Jersey City reigns as one of the top 10 U.S. cities with the most millennials – 38.7% of its population, according to a report by RentCafé – indicating the amenity will be a highly-coveted feature for young professional renters.
Located at 87 Newkirk St. in Journal Square, Jersey City’s lively business hub, MRK is a short walk from exciting neighborhood perks, including craft distillery Corgi Spirits, Journal Square Green farmer’s market, 273-acre Lincoln Park, art gallery Mana Contemporary and more. The building is steps away from the Journal Square PATH train, for a quick commute to Manhattan
Designed by C3D Architecture, the pet-friendly building boasts 100% SMARTair keyless entry for all units and common areas. Units feature soaring floor-to-ceiling windows up to 11 feet, in-unit washers/dryers and built-in closets. Gourmet kitchens have GE and Haier stainless steel appliances, Caesarstone countertops, subway tile backsplash and engineered NuWood flooring. Bathrooms have Kohler and Delta fixtures and Caesarstone countertops balanced by a porcelain backsplash.
The building is plush with amenities, including a rooftop social lounge with a large screen TV, a rooftop terrace with New York City skyline views, outdoor BBQ and fire pits, a fully-equipped fitness center with Peloton and Matrix equipment, a yoga studio, a lobby coffee shop and more.
The project was developed by Namdar Group.