CARLSTADT AND ELIZABETH, N.J. — Private equity firm Sitex Group recently closed on a 30,000-square-foot warehouse facility located at 620 Gotham Parkway in Carlstadt. The building has an above-standard parking ratio and is 100 percent air-conditioned. Sitex plans to make several upgrades to the property, including updating the façade, office space, lighting and sprinkler systems. The seller was a private investor. JLL’s David Knee and Gary Politi brokered the sale. JLL will stay on to oversee leasing. The sales price was not disclosed.
Sitex has also purchased a 43,000-square-foot, multi-tenant warehouse located at 429-449 Schiller St. in Elizabeth. The property, which is 90 percent leased, comprises small units (ranging from 3,000 to 8,500 square feet) with a large trailer parking area. It is located near the Port of Newark/ Elizabeth and Newark’s Liberty International Airport. Sitex plans to improve the property by updating the building’s exterior and truck parking/loading areas. Bussel Realty’s Jordan Metz brokered the sale and has been retained by Sitex to oversee leasing. The sales price was not disclosed.