From Tel Aviv to New Jersey Moishe Mana, the Israeli Who Made a Fortune With His Moving Empire, Wants to Build a New Tribeca in Jersey City

As a young Israeli, Mana moved to Manhattan in the early 1980s and made his fortune with a trailblazing house-moving business, but it’s what he has done since that has truly surprised.

From his ninth-floor home in a Manhattan tower overlooking the Hudson, Moishe Mana has a panoramic view of New Jersey. He can make out the GRM building, the...