Larken Associates Brings Lopatcong, NJ Shopping Center to 100% Occupancy with Storefront Lease to Martial Arts Studio

Strykers Crossing LOPATCONG, NJ 10/31/2023
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Larken Associates, a regional leader in commercial and residential real estate building, development and management, announces it has negotiated a new commercial lease for 2,791 square feet of retail space with Action Karate at Strykers Crossing Shopping Center located at 201 Stryker Road in Lopatcong, NJ. The new lease brings Strykers Crossing Shopping Center to 100% occupancy. Larken Associates was represented by Rob Marek, Executive Vice President of Raider Realty, the in-house brokerage division of Larken Associates, in the transaction with Action Karate, which Chris Mao of Elite Realtors of New Jersey represented.

Strykers Crossing Shopping Center is an elegantly styled, two-building neighborhood shopping center offering 30,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space for rent with an extensive array of community-oriented tenants. The commercial property is located adjacent to several of Larken Associates’ properties including Autumn Ridge at Lopatcong, an award-winning, 198-unit, luxury residential community; Strykers Plaza, a two-building 12,904-square-foot medical and daycare complex and Greenwich Commons, a 42,896-square-foot medical and professional office space in nearby Stewartsville, NJ. In addition, the shopping center is close to major transportation outlets such as Routes 22 and 57 and Interstate 78.

Boasting more than 30 locations in four states across the U.S., Action Karate is a martial arts studio that offers high-quality, character-based martial arts and karate classes in a positive and high-energy environment. The studio caters to adults, children of all martial arts ability levels and students with special needs. Action Karate joins a list of tenants at Strykers Crossing Shopping Center that includes nationally recognized brands including H&R Block and UPS Store as well as local favorites including The Styling Pooch Pet Services & Supplies.

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