The Emerald

45 River Dr S, Jersey City NJ

The Emerald is a luxury high-rise condo building located at 45 River Drive South in the waterfront Newport neighborhood of Jersey City. The Emerald was one of the first residential developments in the area and was previously known as the James Monroe Condo. It is also one of the most affordable buildings in Newport, making it a great option for first-time buyers. The condo homes at The Emerald are well-equipped, with soaring ceilings, hardwood floors, spacious closets including walk-in closets in most units, oversized windows, modern kitchens, and elegant bathrooms. The majority of the residences at The Emerald feature incredible views of the Hudson River and Manhattan skyline.

The Emerald Amenities

Living at The Emerald will give you access to the condominium’s wonderful amenities. They include a 24-hour doorman and concierge, on-site parking, a resident’s lounge, a game room, and a landscaped courtyard. There’s also a recently renovated lobby and a state-of-the-art fitness center equipped with weight training and cardio machines. However, one of the best perks of The Emerald is its location, which offers unparalleled access to Newport and Downtown Jersey City and all it has to offer. You’re only steps from world-class dining, charming boutiques, and hip bars. The building is also within walking distance of Duane Reade, Target, Newport Green, and Newport Mall.

The Emerald Location

The Emerald benefits from a fantastic location near the Hudson River waterfront. Residents can enjoy walking on the boardwalk and taking in stunning views of NYC. The property is also fantastic for commuters as the Newport path station is just a 5-minute walk away. Residents can also walk to the Hoboken path and train stations or take the ferry to get to Manhattan. Additionally, the building is only a few blocks from the Holland Tunnel, making driving into the city a breeze.

The Emerald Key Details

Year Built 1989

Community Type

Total Apartments 443

Total Floors 34

Doorman Y

The Emerald Amenities

  • 24 Hour Attended Lobby
  • Amazon Lockers
  • Catering Kitchen
  • Doorman
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Center / Gym
  • Game Room
  • On-Site Laundry
  • Resident Lounge
  • Screening Room / Theatre

The Emerald Condos for Sale and Rent

Map of The Emerald

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