About Us

A second generation, family-owned business since 1965, Larken Associates is widely recognized as one of the region’s fastest growing and most well-respected real estate developers, builders and property managers. Based in Central NJ, we have been responsible for developing prominent residential and commercial real estate projects throughout New York, New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania.

We have garnered a strong reputation as a trailblazer in the industry, continually evaluating conditions and trends, and creating product that meets the market’s demands. Commitment to excellence, dedication to developing high-quality projects and uncompromising standards are founding principles of Larken Associates.

For nearly half a century, our team of experienced professionals has built, renovated and managed aesthetically pleasing communities and commercial facilities, mixing old-world craftsmanship with efficient building practices.

View our residential sales, residential rentals and commercial leasing properties for more information.

Our range of services include expertise in development, investment, management, asset management, capital markets, leasing, market knowledge, financial controls, cash management, risk management and engineering/capital improvements.


Core Enterprises is the real estate services division of Larken Associates, providing expertise in commercial construction including project development, design, advisory services, property management and maintenance solutions.

Core Enterprises’ diversified and innovative team excels in repositioning and redeveloping properties over a wide array of market segments including office space, medical, lab and educational facilities, commercial specialties, retail centers and industrial and residential complexes.


For more than 25 years Raider Realty has been the exclusive Commercial Real Estate Brokerage firm for Larken Associates and all its affiliated holding companies. Raider’s broad-based knowledge of regional marketing, leasing and development provides real estate solutions that extend well beyond the lease transaction.

Raider Realty’s specialized services include site selection, acquisition development, property management and unparalleled lease transaction skills for multiple commercial product types.

Long-term committed relationships within the business and brokerage communities combined with specialized skill sets have enabled Raider to develop, grow and enhance Larken Associates’ diversified real estate portfolio to over 2 million square feet.


Tightline Equities, LLC is the investment and asset management subsidiary of Larken Associates. Tightline Equities uses its proprietary capital to make direct and co-investments in real estate assets across most major sectors including multifamily, retail, office, and land development.

Typical investments have existing cash flow and a value-add component where the organization’s rich history in development can amplify returns through focused capital investment. Overall investments range from $5 million to $50 million. Tightline Equities has a regional focus around Central New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania which allows it to leverage its local market knowledge, deep contacts, and professional experience.