• Worker Critical After Annin Site Plunge

    A 52-year-old construction worker from Newark is in critical condition after falling Monday afternoon from the new building under construction at the site of the former Annin Flag factory. According to the Verona Police Department’s acting chief...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Email Details New Demands On Development

    The owner of the property abutting the new Verona Place apartment buildings has increased his demands on the developer of those buildings. Mark De Mattheis, the developer of Verona Place, sent an email sent to 11 Verona government...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Developer, Property Owner Clash Over New Apartments

    If you’ve driven east on Bloomfield Avenue recently, you may have wondered why the apartments going up by Verona Park have Tyvek on all sides but one. The simple answer is that the owner of the insurance...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Developments’ Impact On School Enrollment

    Every new residential construction project in Verona has faced the same question: What will your impact on school class sizes be? The question is particularly apt for the Verona Place apartments that will go under construction soon...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Testing The Re-Sale Market On Durrell

    There’s been a lot of new construction in one spot on the north side of Verona in the last two years. Thirty-three attached townhouses were built on the former Bahr Lumber yard on Durrell Street, five single...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • New Homes Coming To Verona Real Estate

    Verona is often referred to as a “fully built” town, but there has been an awful lot of construction here lately, much of it on Durrell Street. The former Bahr Lumber location now holds 33 townhouses, while...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • New Home To Replace Victorian Near Brookdale

    On Thursday, February 13, the Verona Board of Adjustment approved plans for a new home at 20 Mountainview Road that will replace the circa 1880 residence now on the lot. The new home is being built by...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Demolition On Durrell

    Work has begun to clear two lots on Durrell Street that will become the site of five single family homes, and three of them are already sold. Jason Lembo had gotten approval for the project in 2008, but it...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Real Estate For Jan. 19-20

    New construction is rare in Verona, and much of what is new has been built by John Bianco of JAB Builders. So it is with the listing at 249 Fairview Avenue, where Bianco took a lot near...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • The Case Of The Disappearing House

    The whale may have swallowed Jonah, but new construction is swallowing an old house on Beach Road. The brown bungalow, which you can barely find among the new framing, had long ago seen better days, so the...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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