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…

Dairy Block Announces First Retail Tenants
DENVER — Dairy Block — Denver’s newest micro-district redevelopment in the heart of Lower Downtown — is thrilled to announce its first retail tenants, an eclectic mix of retailers and cocktail crafters creating a unique experience in LoDo. These retailers will be sprinkled throughout Dairy Block including inside the lobby. Their... Read more
First For-Sale Condos in Union Station Neighborhood Open Sales Center
DENVER – East West Partners, a Denver-based developer devoted to building, selling, and managing high-quality real estate, and its partner Ascentris, a Denver-based real estate private equity firm,  just announced that the sales center for The Coloradan will open on July 15. With the startling lack of condominium inventory in downtown Denver, The Coloradan —... Read more
Delaware Firm Buys Three Denver-Area Medical Office Buildings for $18M
View here Anchor Health Properties of Wilmington, Delaware, new to the Denver market, have purchased three Denver-area medical office buildings for $18 million, two in Highlands Ranch and one in Cherry Hills. The purchase was made on behalf of Chestnut Healthcare Partners, a healthcare real estate equity fund. Image courtesy... Read more
Koelbel & Company Celebrates the Topping Out of Catalyst in RiNo
DENVER – Local Colorado real estate developer Koelbel and Company —a full-service real estate company with developed properties spanning from Vail and Winter Park to Louisville and Denver — announced today the topping out of Catalyst, its next generation of office space under construction in Denver’s River North District (RiNo). On pace to open... Read more
Denver’s Industrial and Office Markets Strong in Q2
View here According to  CBRE’s latest market update, strong population and job growth is supporting Denver’s industrial and office markets in the second quarter of 2017. Industrial remains the strongest — tenants have absorbed more space than they have let go for an unprecedented 29th consecutive quarter — more distribution... Read more
Denver Named Nation’s Seventh-Greenest City in CBRE Study
DENVER – For the fourth year in a row, Denver has ranked among the top 10 U.S. cities for the percent of its office space qualified as green certified, according to the annual Green Building Adoption Index study by CBRE and Maastricht University. Interestingly the study showed more “Green” in cities with... Read more
Belleview Station Completes First Phase of Transit-Oriented Development
DENVER – Belleview Station, the mixed-use transit-oriented development at I-25 and Belleview in south Denver, has announced the completion of phase one. With more than 100,000-square-feet of retail space, 300,00-square-feet of office and 678 residences nearing full occupancy, developer Front Range Land and Development Company is eyeing future developments on... Read more
Northstar Commercial Partners Facilitates HomeAdvisor’s Expansion with Office Lease
DENVER/PRNewswire/ — Northstar Commercial Partners announced its recent partnership with HomeAdvisor, providing 24,427-square-feet of corporate office space in its Denver West Parkway building. HomeAdvisor works to provide services that assist homeowners in a variety of different facets, such as home repair and remodel. The company does this by providing recommendations... Read more
Ibotta Inc. Doubling Office Space at 1801 California St.
View here The Denver-based tech company Ibotta Inc. is set to double its office HQ inside Denver’s second-tallest tower at 1801 California St. Construction  began July 1, adding another 38,000-square-feet of office space. 1801 California is owned by Brookfield, and represented by global real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield. Image of... Read more
Central Platte Valley: Office Development Hotbed
Location, location, location certainly rings true when it comes to office development in the Central Platte Valley (CPV) area of Downtown Denver. Drawn to the areas quasi historical vibe, easy access to nature and proximity to central downtown, it’s easy to see why the area is the ideal location for... Read more