Richardson Lofts
50 Columbia St
Newark, NJ 07102

Central Business District

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  • Commute
    49% of residents commute by car.
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    394 Restaurants
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*NO VACANCY* A jewelry factory reinvented adding modern design and comforts to historic character.

Richardson Lofts is at the heart of downtown Newark. This impressive structure celebrates its historic past, with a grand spiral staircase and open atrium, and embraces the area's bright future with two new stories featuring modern penthouse duplexes. All apartments in Richardson Lofts include thoughtfully-designed layouts, modern features, and all the amenities you desire.

Centrally located to all that's happening in downtown Newark, you can't find a better place to live in the area.

Details for Richardson Lofts

Utilities Included
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Washer, Dryer
Pets Allowed
Interior Features
Heating & Cooling
Heating: GasAir Conditioning
Appliances & Utilities
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Disabled AccessElevator
Property Information
Property Type / Style
Property Type: Apartment
Exterior Features
Parking & Garage
Assigned Parking SpaceParking: Off Street
Additional Information
Fitness Center

Richardson Lofts Floor Plans & Pricing

2 Bedrooms (1 Floorplan)

*NO VACANCY* 2 Bedroom
898 sqft
2bd1ba898 sqft
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Prices and availability are subject to change without notice.

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TIP:Try to keep your rent within a third of your gross household income. Learn why in our Renter's Guide.
For this property
$64,440 PER YEAR
is the suggested income
Win over prospective landlords with your smart budgeting. As a good rule of thumb, ideally you would have at least three times your monthly rent in combined household income.

Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Central Business District

At least 101 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 83%
    There are sidewalks
  • 78%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 72%
    It's dog friendly
  • 71%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 70%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 58%
    Car is needed
  • 55%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 48%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 45%
    Parking is easy
  • 44%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 42%
    Kids play outside
  • 41%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 37%
    It's quiet
  • 33%
    There are community events
  • 31%
    There's wildlife
  • 27%
    Neighbors are friendly
Learn more about our methodology.
  • Trulia User
    "I can walk to work but I drive and its about 5 minutes. Easy access to stores and restaurants. Great views. "
  • Trulia User
    "2 minute commute. Work and live downtown. Will walk when I learn the neighborhood better. Shortest commute ever. "
  • Trulia User
    "You see people walking their dogs all the time. Tons of restaurants to eat at and great arts and cultural center NJPAC and beautiful concert and sports arena Prudential Center"
  • Trulia User
    "I first moved downtown with my dog who grew up in the suburbs so there was a bit of an adjustment when there was no grass along the sidewalks for him."
  • Trulia User
    "My commute is luxurious, a 7 minute walk down the block. My favorite thing about living here. No need for a car if you live and work in Downtown Newark. "
  • Trulia User
    "Awesome. I walk to work and there’s multiple coffee and food establishments en route. Whole Foods is a big plus!"
  • Trulia User
    "I’ve lived hear for almost a year, it’s a luxury building for young professionals and older retirees. It’s dog friendly, and safe, but like anywhere be mindful of your surroundings."
  • Trulia User
    "Their are dog owners in this neighborhood, they walk their dogs all times of night, it’s pretty safe but for me I wouldn’t I’m a female."
  • Trulia User
    "Street festivals and other events downtown newark. Whole Foods, petco and new restaurants and summer events are great. "
  • Trulia User
    "Theirs lots of events for kids at the local performing arts center, and near by prudential center. Their is also a Whole Foods in walking distance, and an urgent care station as well."
  • Trulia User
    "I have lived in this neighborhood 35 years. Friendly neighbors.Dog friendly. Great library and museum. Great public transportation."
  • Trulia User
    "museum events, concerts, sports events, arts events, jazz nights, restaurant week, festivals, bars, cultural events, movie nights, cultural events."
  • Trulia User
    "Beautiful architecture; neighborhood in transition; good access to downtown and midtown NYC; great potential for additional development, both residential and commercial"
  • Trulia User
    "Newark cbd? It will be like grove street soon enough. celebrity chefs, gourmet coffee, fancy wine, pet store, health clinic, whole foods, starbucks, tech jobs, finance jobs, the place is blowing up! "
  • Trulia User
    "This area is at the heart of 4 Colleges/Universities (Rutgers, UMDNJ, NJIT, & Berkley College). Very diverse community because of the college kids and faculty living in the area. Patrolled by Newark's police department, Rutger's Police Department & NJIT police department at the same time 24/7. One block away from train station to NY and Newark path (Commute to NYC is about 15 min!) and 15 min drive to Newark International Airport. In the middle of the historic district surrounded by brownstone houses. Targeted by city officials, state planners, and national non-profits for urban renewal. Mayor Hospital (Saint Michale's) 2 blocks away. Blue ribbon school around the corner. Newark's Museum and public library 3 blocks away. Park with summer farm market at walking distance.Area is included in the Downtown district plans so it is reduced property tax and reduce commerce/sales tax. Community involvement is a plus in this area with a very active Neighborhood association with a focus on community development and historical preservation."

Local Legal Protections

LGBT • Housing Voucher • Source of Income
LGBT Legal Protections updated by Movement Advancement Project
Richardson Lofts is located at 50 Columbia St, Newark, NJ. Richardson Lofts offers 2 bed, 1 bath 898 sqft sqftunits. Richardson Lofts is located in Central Business District, Newark. There are no units available at this time.