Luxury Rental Property Overlook Flats Opens Leasing in Jersey City’s Reenergized Journal Square

Overlook Flats
Overlook Flats, a luxurious 16-Story Building Located at 32 Oakland Avenue Offers Studios to Three-Bedroom Homes and Elevated Amenities.

Overlook Flats, a luxurious addition to Jersey City’s real estate landscape, has officially launched leasing in historic Journal Square. Developed by Milton Fantin and the Fantin companies (Urban Property Developers and Urban Property Managers), this stunning 16-story property at 32 Oakland Avenue offers 297 meticulously crafted residences and an unparalleled array of indoor and outdoor amenities including a breathtaking rooftop oasis with a pool, firepits, and lounge overlooking the Manhattan skyline.

Ideally located just blocks from the Journal Square PATH Station, Overlook Flats presents an array of modern studios, one-, two-, and three-bedroom residences at net effective monthly rents starting from around $2,600. 

Outdoor amenities include a rooftop deck (one of Journal Square’s highest), which offers a hot tub, BBQ areas plus a kitchenette, and a lounge area with a foosball and pool tables, as well as a bocce ball court and a pet playground. Indoor amenities are highlighted by a spacious lobby, co-working spaces, a children’s playroom with parent’s den, and a modern fitness center featuring a golf simulator. Other services include 24-hour concierge and fully-automated private parking garage.

Designed by architect Michels & Waldron and interior designer Builders Design, Overlook Flats features loft-inspired apartments with nine-foot ceilings and penthouses with  12’ ceilings, luxurious wide plank vinyl flooring, pre-installed living room fans, and floor-to-ceiling windows that flood each space with natural light. Kitchens are equipped with GE stainless steel appliances and designer cabinetry, while lavish baths boast frameless glass shower doors, quartz countertops, and Delta matte black fixtures. 

Overlook Flats offers residents the convenience of being just a five-minute walk from the neighborhood’s extensive transportation network, including PATH service to lower and midtown Manhattan, Jersey City, Hoboken, and Newark. NJTRANSIT and private buses serve the area, providing easy access to major employment and recreation centers on both sides of the Hudson River.

This sophisticated collection of homes is being offered with limited-time Grand Opening incentives that include up to two months free rent. Initial occupancy is scheduled for this fall. The building debuts with an on-site leasing office and fully furnished model homes, with The Marketing Directors as the exclusive marketing and leasing agent.

Landscape architecture provided by Melillo|Bauer|Carman. Overlook Flats has been designed to achieve LEED-certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, demonstrating the developer’s commitment to sustainability and eco-friendly living. JT Engineering served as the structural engineer, and KEA Engineers as the MEP Engineer.