New 7-Story Hotel Coming to Downtown Denver
View here Element Denver Downtown, a new 7-story, 28,934-square-foot hotel that is part of the Starwood/Marriott brand of hotels, will be built at 1314 Elati St., across the street from the Denver Justice Center’s parking garage. The site is currently occupied by a bail bond office. Atlanta-based The Beck... Read more
Gaylord Rockies Resort Names First General Manager
View here The Gaylord Rockies Resort — the largest hotel to ever be built in the Denver Metro area — has just hired its first general manager. Rick Medwedeff, who has spent the past 12 years as general manager of the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort, will begin... Read more
New Courtyard by Marriott Set to Break Ground at Centerra
Loveland, CO — McWHINNEY and Stonebridge Companies will celebrate the ceremonial groundbreaking of a new Courtyard by Marriott at Centerra on Monday, October 30. Located at the southwest corner of Sky Pond Drive and Centerra Parkway, just south of Eye Center of Northern Colorado at Centerra and Chapungu Sculpture Park.... Read more
OZ Architecture Named Architect of Record for New Hotel Project in Uptown Denver
DENVER — OZ Architecture, a national architecture and design firm, will lead the effort to convert Denver’s Historic Cathedral High School building at 1840 Grant street into a new boutique hotel, developed by New York-based GFI Development Company. According to Denver Infill, a site development plan review application has been filed with the city... Read more
Two Denver Craft Breweries Join Forces
View here Denver craft breweries Wit’s End Brewing and Strange Craft Beer will combine operations in December. Wit’s End Brewing will move into Strange Craft Beer’s location, just south of Sports Authority Field at Mile High at 1330 Zuni Street. Wit’s End head brewer Tyler Bies will become head of brewing... Read more
Red Lion Hotels Corp. Switching Gears
View here Red Lion Hotels Corp. (NYSE: RLH) that recently moved its headquarters to Denver has plans to switch gears, from owning hotel properties to franchising them instead. The company is putting 11 of its hotels up for sale that could be sold for as much as a total... Read more
Denver’s Hotel Construction Boom Decelerates
View here According to hotel data firm STR, Denver’s hotel construction has slowed considerably in the past year, down to 4,091 hotel rooms under construction in September, compared to 4,470 hotel rooms that were under construction a year prior. In June Denver was ranked seventh in the country for year-over-year new hotel... Read more
Oskar Blues Fooderies Brings Grill, Brews and Live Music to Denver Market
DENVER – This fall, one of Colorado’s most beloved and wildly popular breweries, Oskar Blues, will debut their third Grill and Brew location in the old Croc’s space in LODO. Slated for a late November debut, the Grill & Brew will house a Southern-inspired menu, 48 taps on rotation, and an... Read more
BMC Investments Acquires the Inn at Cherry Creek
DENVER – BMC Investments (BMC), a Denver-based real estate investment company specializing in the development, acquisition and management of properties across various asset classes and geographies, announced today the acquisition of The Inn at Cherry Creek, a boutique hotel located in Cherry Creek neighborhood of Denver. The acquisition, which closed on September 19,... Read more
Luxury Apartment Community in Cherry Creek Trades for $141.5M
DENVER – A Class AAA+ Cherry Creek property that offers “ultra” amenities and spectacular mountain views has traded for $141.5 million. ARA, A Newmark Company (ARA Newmark) just announced the trade of the 12-story, 218-unit Steele Creek apartments in the exclusive Cherry Creek neighborhood. The mixed-use property’s location and unmatched views of... Read more