SILVERMAN’s Newest Building, Swift & Co. Brings New Life to Hamilton Park, Jersey City
One cannot miss the architecturally significant brick facade of the newest building in Jersey City’s historic Hamilton Park district. The nearly complete building, named Swift & Co., has a modern yet striking facade pushing the design envelope, while creating spacious apartments, retail and office space.
Jersey City-based SILVERMAN’s latest development is a nine-story mixed-use building located one block from Hamilton Park. SILVERMAN began leading the transformation of Hamilton Park into a vibrant community neighborhood in 2005 with the two-block redevelopment bringing many new restaurants, shops, schools and businesses to the area. The opening of Swift & Co. marks the continuation of the company’s redevelopment plans.
Swift & Co. offers studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom residences for rent, most with terraces and scenic views.
SILVERMAN was inspired by the history of the neighborhood, with the help of the Jersey City Public Library, to name the building. In 1885, Swift & Co. stables occupied the space at 220 Ninth Street well into the 1940s. Beyond the name, the Jersey City Public Library’s historical map collection influenced the color scheme and design. typographic style.
Swift & Co. presents a contemporary counterpoint to the neighborhood’s 19th-century architecture while drawing inspiration from its historic industrial past with cutting-edge design by Studio V Architects. A clean form with an elegant design of bricks with various textures is essential in the context of the district.
Inspired by biophilic and Italian modern design of the 20th century, Swift & Co. interiors seek to strengthen our connection with nature, by selecting thoughtful and inspiring materials. The sleek and striking lobby features durable materials including Italian marble terrazzo and a massive, eye-catching sculptural concierge desk, carved from naturally fallen acacia, taking us back to the forest.
The lobby features orange mailboxes, inspired by the unique red-orange hue of the feathers of the Nordic flickers frequently spotted in Hamilton Park. ANDlight Pebble LED lighting above the mailboxes echoes the pebble shapes found in the terrazzo marble flooring.
Swift & Co. offers a soothing escape from city life and cultivates a working and living community like nowhere else in Jersey City. Residents enjoy access to several shared outdoor terraces, health club membership including an indoor lap pool, and a contemporary activity-based rooftop lounge with views of the city’s skyline. Manhattan. In the base of the building, SILVERMAN will open co-working Allo, with a focus on health and wellness, linked to their popular Andco space.
Swift & Co. apartments have a modern aesthetic with key elements adding warmth and space. Floor-to-ceiling windows and cove lighting create exceptional light and air, while multiple lighting systems and dimmers create ideal ambience and comfort.
Kitchens feature sleek cabinetry, glazed ceramic tile, Miseno cabinet hardware, and stainless steel appliances. Bathroom palettes use earth tones, sandy beige and deep ocean blue for a sense of serenity. Many apartments have a washer and dryer and a walk-in closet.
Interiors and creative direction by Rebecca Johnson of Swimclub Studio with architect Marie Tedrick, design by Sydelle Reed of Sydelle Interiors. Art, textiles and furniture are sourced from independent artists and designers, including Rosie Li, Brit Kleinman of Avo Studio, ZZ Driggs and Deep Space Gallery.
Swift & Co. is one block from historic Hamilton Park, surrounded by Jersey City’s finest restaurants, bars, shops and services. Every Wednesday, Hamilton Park is home to a popular Farmer’s Market featuring seasonal produce and prepared meals. The neighborhood includes Chickie Italian Restaurant, Rumba Cubana, Hamilton Inn, Madame Claude Wine and Word Bookstore. Swift & Co. is close to Newport and Grove Street PATH stations, the Holland Tunnel and the NJ Turnpike. The neighborhood is also home to some of the best public and private schools in the city, including Hamilton Park Montessori School, Scandinavian School, and Cooperative Garden Preschool.
Make your move now to experience Hamilton Park’s premier community and unique residential amenities, plus a luxury apartment to call home.
Swift & Co. is already proving popular among tenants. “The response has been exceptional, with demand far exceeding our expectations. We opened our rental office just three weeks ago and are now over 60% pre-let. We still have many great options available,” said Vanessa Imme, Leasing Manager for SILVERMAN.
Swift & Co. offers a variety of studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom homes starting at $2,400. For more information, visit the SILVERMAN website or call 201-434-1000 for a private viewing.