649-665 Clinton Avenue

Unit:ST5 Newark, NJ 07108-0000

Btwn South 10th & 11th Street, Clinton Avenue/Newark


Status: Pending

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Building Name
649-665 Clinton Avenue
Newark, NJ 07108-0000
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Btwn South 10th & 11th Street
Clinton Avenue/Newark


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Kick-start your business with this established retail location on bustling Clinton Avenue! Affordable rent and consistent traffic are fantastic attributes of this unit, so start planning your move today!

If all you need is a simple and straight-forward store layout, Store 5 at 649-665 Clinton Avenue is going to work famously for you. It is at street level and very convenient for pedestrians to walk right in. This space is sandwiched between several active retail neighbors, providing any newly opened business with instant attention, and your eye-catching awning-style sign location above your storefront’s entrance is a successful form of advertising all on its own. The storefront is bright with natural light during the day and offers a roll-down metal gate for use during the off-hours. Once inside, customers are welcomed by an open vendor set-up area that is comfortable for browsing, and you will have access to a private office, workspace, or stockroom in the back of the unit, as well as one restroom. This unit offers a genuine opportunity to design a space to reflect your business’s character and serve its functions, while still enjoying a hassle-free environment in which to work.

Formerly a T-shirt shop, this unit is ideal for an insurance or attorney’s office, convenience or specialty store, gift or candy shop, florist, and so much more! This type of opportunity won’t last – call now!

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24 Hour Digital Surveillance System
Look no further! This great retail or office space is located in a well-rounded and nicely maintained neighborhood in densely populated Upper Clinton Hill, Newark. Many possibilities here, and plenty of residents to take notice of your highly visible storefront.

Neighborhood Demographics:

                      Upper Clinton Hill           Newark
Area               1.007 sq. miles            24.14 sq. miles
Population            16,402                     278,154
Pop. Density    16,283 per sq. mile     11,495 per sq. mile

Clinton Avenue is a main mixed-use roadway with great access to highways, Interstate 78 being less than two miles south. The Garden State Parkway is just west of this convenient location and also less than two miles, and the New Jersey Turnpike is approximately five miles away, allowing easy access to Jersey City, Hoboken, and New York City.

Several highly reputable destinations are also located nearby, with Newark’s Rutgers University campus less than three miles northeast and Newark Liberty International Airport five miles southeast. The airport employs a staff of about 24,000 at its 425-acre terminal and in 2009 served an estimated 33.5 million travelers. It is contributing considerably and positively to the New Jersey-New York metropolitan area’s economy, producing approximately $18.5 billion in economic activity and $6.7 billion paid in wages and salaries. Rutgers-Newark, having an undergraduate and graduate population of about 30,000, causes the surrounding area to be highly concentrated with students and faculty. The media has recently been buzzing about the active culture and business sector surrounding the college. Rutgers-Newark has earned its place in US News and World Reports Best National Universities for 2011, and is nationally ranked #17 in number of graduates securing employment within three months of receiving degrees. The Wall Street Journal has ranked the university #20 in the top 25 executive MBA programs world-wide. This highly regarded college has an incredible impact on Newark’s diverse population, providing quality award-winning education and success for its alumni.

Upper Clinton Hill is largely residential, with offices often home-based, and businesses mainly supporting convenience-oriented needs of the neighborhood. Many larger and well-maintained single-family homes are located on side streets off of Clinton Avenue. The closest currently operating businesses in 649 Clinton Avenue’s immediate vicinity include a pharmacy, small grocery store, café, dry cleaners, jewelry store, discount computer store, deli, and liquor store. The area caters to pedestrians, earning a “very walkable” status on walkscore.com, especially since this property also neighbors a historic landmark – former synogogue Temple B’Nai Abraham – whose looming presence and atypical architecture attracts and captivates passers-by.

Property Highlights:

  • Highly visible two-story building on busy Clinton Avenue
  • 125.6 feet of frontage on Clinton, 110 feet along residential South 11th Street
  • 20,000 square feet, spanning a half-block
  • Great tenant history
  • 8-units on ground level, suitable for office, retail, etc., with restrooms attached
  • Spacious office on second level, with lounge, kitchen, and two restrooms
  • Well-maintained units with baseboard heat and air conditioning
  • 24-Hour digital surveillance system

The Episcopal Community Development Inc. has gone to great lengths over the past 19 years to provide services and promote a good quality of life in all of Newark. Their headquarters are located just one and a half blocks away from the subject property, and therefore concentrate much of their work in Upper Clinton Hill. Some of their contributions are as follows:

  • Dedication to fundraising and applying for grants; in April ’08 the organization and Wachovia Regional Foundation awarded the neighborhood $730,000 to be used toward community support and revitalization
  • Affordable housing development and are providing advice to future homebuyers on budgeting, credit building, and aspects of the homebuying process
  • Improvements along Clinton Avenue’s commercial corridor
  • Promotion of a sense of community spirit among the area’s youth
  • Plans for a community resource center
  • Collaboration with residents and businesses

A highly visible, affordable space to operate business in a popular Newark neighborhood. What more could you ask for? Call right away!

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Victor Kom
Victor Kom
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