CRE Trends: The Drivers Behind Foreign Investment in U.S. CRE
By: Mandy Brown What makes the United States a desirable location and safe bet for foreign investors? At the Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016, Jim Hime, CFO of USAA Real Estate Company, said the key drivers for the increase of foreign investors can be attributed to the robust economy,... Read more
CRE Industrial Trends: Opportunities in Shallow Bay Industrial Development
By: Taylor Cole Shallow bay industrial projects, the new lifeblood of American industrial that are also known as multi-tenant or light industrial developments, are trending in the commercial real estate industry across the U.S. as e-commerce evolves and retail deflates. “Industrial is at the top of the asset list... Read more
CRE Trends: Limiting Exposure to CRE Cyber Risk
By: Mandy Brown The underlying question for cybersecurity in the workplace is no longer “will you be hacked?” but rather “when will you be hacked?” As real estate organizations respond to the demand to be interconnected and embrace technology in their developments and within their organizations, they are also... Read more
BREEAM USA In-USE Assessor Training:  November 9 – 10
Starting in October, a U.S. version of BREEAM – a third-party green building certification system that preceded LEED – will be available to benchmark and certify existing buildings.  The Institute for the Built Environment (IBE) at Colorado State University is hosting a training course November 9 – 10, 2016 where... Read more
CRE Trends: Financing Development Deals in an Uncertain Environment
By: Danielle Feroleto If the commercial real estate market agrees on one thing, it is that the financing market is experiencing continued ups, downs and regulatory changes that will continue to impact the ability for deals to secure funding. While the first half of 2016 can be characterized as... Read more
Duke Realty’s Ryan Rothacker to Speak at Revista’s 2016 Medical Real Estate Forum
Broomfield, CO – Indianapolis-based commercial real estate developer Duke Realty announced that Ryan Rothacker, the company’s Vice President of Healthcare Operations, will serve as an expert panelist at the Revista 2016 Medical Real Estate Investment Forum Oct. 4-5 at the Omni Interlocken Resort & Golf Club in Broomfield, near Denver. Mr.... Read more
Event Round-Up: AFEC 2016
By: Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Denver, CO – The Advanced Facilities Engineering Conference 2016 took place last week (September 14 – 15, 2016) at the Crowne Plaza Denver Airport Convention Center that included 95 exhibitors and a little over 560 attendees. AFEC is a trade show and conference designed... Read more
Event Round-Up: JLL Horizon 2016 – Tale of Two Cities
By: Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Denver, CO – JLL hosted their third annual Horizon report this morning at the Four Seasons Denver with a theme reminiscent of Charles Dickens with a Tale of Two Cities. The program focused on the dichotomy Denver is facing as the fifth fastest growing... Read more
Downtown Denver Startup Report Highlights Thriving Culture of Innovation
Denver, CO – The Downtown Denver Partnership released the Downtown Denver Startup Report today including data that indicates Downtown Denver’s culture of innovation and entrepreneurship is thriving. The report, released in conjunction with the first day of Denver Startup Week, the largest free entrepreneurial event of its kind in North America,... Read more
Denver Startup Week Launches 2016 Registration, Announces Inaugural Pitch Challenge and Return of Basecamp
Denver, CO – Denver Startup Week, the largest free entrepreneurial event of its kind in North America, announced that registration is open for the fifth annual event aimed at celebrating and growing Downtown Denver’s culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. Denver Startup Week will take place from Sept. 12 through... Read more