JERSEY CITY, N.J. — December 1, 2021 — The New Jersey office of Duke Realty (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic-only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, has hired Gregg Bazzani as a development associate in New Jersey. In his role, Bazzani will assist with all development and leasing efforts of Duke Realty’s expanding 8.1 million square foot industrial portfolio in New Jersey. He will provide support throughout the lifecycle of deals including acquisitions, entitlements, new development and leasing.
“New Jersey continues to be one of Duke Realty’s most active markets, with our team working diligently to seek out opportunities to develop modern space in submarkets where inventory is limited,” said Ben Rosen, Duke Realty vice president of leasing and development in New Jersey. “Gregg brings six years of commercial real estate experience to the team and his expertise will help us expand our best-in-class portfolio.”
Prior to joining Duke Realty, Bazzani served as managing director for Vue Realty Group, where he specialized in commercial land sales and provided development consulting services to both public and private sector clients. Before Vue, he worked for Panepinto Properties on the acquisition and development of several signature properties in the firm’s portfolio. His role included deal sourcing, underwriting, feasibility analysis, entitlements and capital formation. Bazzani started his career working as a consultant for Deloitte & Touche, where he learned real estate fundamentals. He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration with concentrations in Finance, Real Estate and Accounting from Villanova University and he went on to earn his Master’s in Real Estate Development (MSRED) from New York University.