- the largest city in New Jersey / County Seat of Hudson County.
Jersey City lies east of Interstate
95 (the New Jersey Turnpike) and is situated on Upper New York Bay directly across from Lower Manhattan and north of Staten Island along the Hudson River Gold Coast.
real estate has undergone a dramatic makeover, anchored by Wall Street moving Back
Office operations to
the Exchange Place, Grove and Newport City neighborhoods. The old Colgate-Palmolive site and the adjacent Harborside Financial Center
are becoming an extraordinary business neighborhood serviced by ferries, PATH and
the new Hudson-Bergen Light Rail system.
Jersey City has a mix of older single and multi-family houses, brownstones,
and a growing number of luxury condos and
Just north of Exchange Place on the Jersey City waterfront,
has transformed the area on both sides of the approaches to the Holland Tunnel with
residential rental, two major condo buildings, hotels, extensive retail including the Newport Mall, and
several new business office towers.
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