Strong Fundamentals Support Denver Retail in Overcoming Increased Headwinds

By Drew Isaac, First Vice President Investments and Ryan Bowlby, Senior Associate, Marcus & Millichap. Denver’s retail market is benefitting from healthy employment growth, rising incomes and fundamentally sound new developments. Employers in energy, telecom and IT are creating well-paying positions, leading to an increase in disposable income and a boost to local retailers. In 2017, retail …


7 Buildings in RiNo Sell for $50.86M

DENVER — EDENS, one of the nation’s leading retail real estate owners, operators and developers, recently announced its acquisition of nearly 120,000 square feet of retail in RiNo for $50.86 million. According to the Denver Business Journal, the buildings sold as follows: 2601 Walnut St. sold for $12,162,800. 1336 27th St. sold …


Land on Broadway Sells for $12M

DENVER— 99 South Broadway, a 2.36-acre land site on the northwest corner of Bayaud Avenue and Broadway in the Baker neighborhood has sold for $12M. Vancouver, Washington-based Holland Partner Group will build a 238-unit apartment community on the land that will be the first Class A residential project to be built on that …


Market Center Renovation Pays Homage to Denver’s Past

By Katie Rapone Urban Renaissance Group (URG), Stars Investments and City Street Investors are nearing the completion of some major renovations at Market Center, a five-story office and retail building at 17th and Market streets in downtown Denver. Seattle-based Urban Renaissance Group purchased the historic Market Center buildings for $29 …


Majority of Denver’s Warehouse Inventory is Inadequate for E-Commerce, CBRE Says

DENVER — According to a new report from CBRE, momentum for additional construction of U.S. warehouses is not likely to wane because the vast majority of the country’s warehouse stock is decades old and ill-suited for the demands of e-commerce. Denver’s warehouse age is even older than the U.S. average, coming in …


Six Additional Retailers Announced for Dairy Block

DENVER – Six additional restaurants, retailers and bars have signed on to join Dairy Block, Denver’s vibrant new micro-district in the heart of LoDo. Developed by McWHINNEY, Sage Hospitality and Grand American, Inc., Dairy Block is the Mile High City’s newest destination where you can dine, drink and explore, an entire …


CBRE Release Q1 Reports for Metro Denver’s Industrial, Retail and Office Sectors

DENVER — CBRE just released their first quarter 2018 research reports covering the office, industrial and retail sectors for the metro area. The industrial market looks exceptionally strong. Five projects delivered in Q1 2018, adding 517,547 sq. ft. of new space to the Denver industrial market. Total sales volume exceeded $400 million. Denver’s office market posted 260,889 …


Parker’s Hess Ranch Development, Begins with $41M Sale

DENVER – The development of Parker’s first large-scale, fully integrated master-planned community has begun with the $41 million sale of Hess Ranch. Stroh Ranch Development sold Hess Ranch to JEN Colorado, an affiliate of New York-based JEN Partners. Stew Mosko of Cushman & Wakefield represented Stroh Ranch Development in selling the 1,133-acre parcel …

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New Condo Affordable Housing Concept Proposed for Denver’s Sloans Lake

DENVER — As part of Zocalo Community Development’s ongoing effort to bring more affordable housing to the city, the developer has plans to build a new hybrid condo and affordable housing development across from Denver’s Sloans Lake. The development, located at West 17th Avenue and Newton Street, is yet to be named. Plans …


Boutique Fitness Concept will Open 30 Studios in Colorado

DENVER —The Chicago-based fitness company Shred415, a high-intensity, dynamic interval training fitness concept, plans to bring 30 new studios to Colorado. As a brand new boutique fitness concept in the market, Shred415 plans to ramp up growth through strategic franchise partnerships and aims to open several new locations within the next year. Target markets …