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…

Search for Amazon’s Second HQ: Is Bigger Better?
View here  Key criteria identified by Amazon in its Request for Proposal (RFP) suggests that the retail giant will look for a large metro city with the ability to meet Amazon’s need for office space. According to the RFP, the proposed investment by Amazon in its new HQ2 project is... Read more
Groundbreaking: S’PARK in Boulder Takes Shape with Two New Premier Parcels
Boulder, CO — The highly anticipated 10.5 acre S’PARK redevelopment project in Boulder is beginning to take shape, and officially broke ground on its second phase of residential development last week. Together with partners, Element Properties, The John Buck Company, and Kinship Capital the team celebrated the start of construction... Read more
Google Buys Boulder Campus for $130M
View here Google Inc. has paid $130M for its three-building campus, Pearl Place, in Boulder. The campus, built by Denver developer Forum Real Estate Group and designed by Denver-based Tryba Architects, is located between 30th and Pearl streets. The first two 100,000-square-foot buildings were completed in July. The project enables Google... Read more
Roadsafe Traffic Systems Relocates Denver HQ to Dove Valley Business Park
DENVER – Transwestern’s Denver office announced today that Roadsafe Traffic Systems is relocating its headquarters to a planned facility in Arapahoe County. With the help of the Transwestern’s Chicago team, Transwestern’s Craig Paton and Craig Bustos represented Roadsafe in the land sale and structured the 15-year lease with Ridge... Read more
Etkin Johnson Completes Sale of 295 Interlocken
DENVER – Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners, a full-service, privately owned commercial real estate investment and development company based in Colorado, today announced the sale of its property at 295 Interlocken Boulevard in Broomfield, to California-based Steve and Loretta Scheenstra Trust for $8,615,000. NavPoint Real Estate Group, based in Castle Rock, Colorado, will... Read more
Industry RiNo Station Signs New Long-Term Lease
DENVER — INDUSTRY RiNo Station, a 152,000-square-foot office project in the River North neighborhood of Denver, developed by Q Factor, LLC, recently announced the lease of 3,000-square-feet of office and classroom space to General Assembly, Inc. — a global education company empowering students both in Denver and around the world, with the technical skills... Read more
Denver Corporations Adopting Co-working Space Model to Remain Competitive
DENVER —Denver’s embrace of the co-working movement is proving to be beneficial for both users and the city’s commercial real estate industry as a whole. The co-working space concept has taken off in the Mile High City in recent years, providing an environment for a unique niche of users to... Read more
Denver Housing Authority Office Tower to Anchor Mariposa Redevelopment
View here The Denver Housing Authority’s Collaborative Resource Center recently broke ground at the 17-acre Mariposa District, just north of the West 10th Avenue and Osage Streetlight rail stop. The 11-story building, designed by Davis Partnership Architects will serve as the Housing Authority’s headquarters when it opens in 2019. The center... Read more
Northern Colorado’s Office, Retail and Industrial Markets Strengthen
DENVER — CBRE Research recently released their latest reports analyzing Northern Colorado’s office, retail and industrial markets. Here are the highlights from each sector as well as a link to each report: 1st Half of 2017 NoCo Office Highlights Activity in Northern Colorado’s office market was strong through the first half of 2017 with... Read more
Online Booking Software Company ​to​ ​Expand​ HQ ​into​ ​Downtown​ ​Denver
DENVER​ – FareHarbor, the world’s largest reservation platform for activity providers and concierge desks, today announced plans to move its Denver-based corporate headquarters from Capitol Hill into a 25,000-square-foot space at 1515 Cleveland Place in Downtown Denver. The fivefold increase from the present location in Capitol Hill was prompted by FareHarbor’s... Read more