Open Office Space Acoustical Trends

By Deb Britton, CTS, Principal and Founder K2  As open office space trends continue to evolve, design and construction teams must account for the various issues these spaces create in order to meet owner’s goals and satisfy end-users.  Understanding these demands for open offices and the resulting solutions necessary to…

Warba Bank Acquires Englewood Office Asset
View here DENVER — Warba Bank K.S.C.P. has acquired a 223,000-square-foot Class A office building in Englewood, with close proximity to the Dry Creek Light Rail Station. The recently completed seven-story building is expected to achieve LEED Silver certification. This investment in the Denver metropolitan area boasts views of the... Read more
Edward Jones Opening New Offices in Communities Throughout Colorado
Greenwood Village, CO – REC Colorado has completed five lease assignments on behalf of Edward D. Jones & Co., LP.  Based in St. Louis, Missouri, this corporate client regularly seeks the consultation and expertise of REC who expertly employs a full menu of tenant representation services from site identification through successful lease negotiations.... Read more
Brady McShane Joins Law Firm Greenberg Traurig’s Denver Office
DENVER — Ellen Berkowitz and Brady R. McShane have joined global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as shareholders in the firm’s award-winning Land Use, Land Development, and Real Estate practices in the Los Angeles and Denver offices, respectively. Berkowitz and McShane previously worked together at Akerman LLP. They will continue... Read more
Bid for Amazon’s 2nd HQ Continues
View here It’s a well-known fact that Seattle-based Amazon.com (Nasdaq: AMZN) is searching for a city to build a second headquarters — where it expects to invest $5 billion to build and hire 50,000 people. Denver’s bid for Amazon’s second headquarters is due by Oct. 16. and will reportedly feature... Read more
CBRE Releases Q3 Reports for Office, Industrial and Retail
DENVER — CBRE  just-released Q3 reports for metro Denver’s office, industrial and retail sectors. Denver Office, Q3 2017: New deliveries spark record high lease rates The Denver office market reached new heights in Q3 2017 as direct average asking lease rates climbed 3.0% year-over-year to $26.38 per sq. ft. full service gross (FSG), a... Read more
Trimble Begins Construction on Campus Expansion, Westminster
DENVER – Trimble has begun construction on a second building in Westminster with the capacity to accommodate over 1,100 workers. Scheduled for completion in late 2018, the Westminster campus will be Trimble’s largest employment center and will continue to serve as a central business hub for several of Trimble’s core market segments... Read more
Haselden Construction Opens North Regional Office, Fort Collins
DENVER – Haselden Construction’s new 1,750 square foot North Regional office, located at 330 S. College Avenue in Fort Collins, currently houses half a dozen team members with the ability for more to use the space depending on project load. “We’ve worked in this area for decades,” said Haselden Vice President... Read more
Western Union CEO on HQ Move to Denver
View here Western Union Co. —the world’s largest money-transfer business and Fortune 500 company — is moving its Douglas County HQ to the Denver Tech Center in an effort to make the global brand synonymous with Denver. The Denver Business Journal spoke with CEO Hikmet Ersek about the move and his future plans for... Read more
Punch Bowl Social Nears Completion Inside the Former Stapleton Air Traffic Control Tower
DENVER — Construction of Denver’s second Punch Bowl Social — a growing chain of experiential restaurants, complete with table and arcade games, karaoke and bowling — is so close to completion that you can practically smell the southern fried chicken cooking in the open concept kitchen. Approximately a month away from its grand... Read more
Construction Begins on $200M Market Station Project
DENVER – Continuum Partners, a Denver-based firm specializing in building urban, mixed-use developments, announced today that construction will begin on the highly anticipated Market Station project, formerly the site of the central Regional Transportation District (RTD) bus terminal, Market Street Station. Construction fencing will go up on the site beginning September 29,... Read more