New Project: Bloom at Cherry Creek

$18.85 million in financing has been arranged for Bloom at Cherry Creek, a 111-unit, Class A mid-rise apartment property currently under construction in Cherry Creek. Due for completion in mid-2021, the five-story, podium-style property will total 70,733 rentable square feet across a mix of studio, one- and two-bedroom units. The project …


Kent Denver School Campus Awarded LEED Platinum Certification

The new middle school at Kent Denver School is the first of several recent projects undertaken by Denver-based architects Semple Brown, as part of the transformation of educational space. The campus is comprised of a range of new construction and extensive renovations of existing space, totaling more than 100,000 square …


Lennar to Transform Denver’s Golden Triangle

Lennar Multifamily Communities is set to transform the Golden Triangle neighborhood adding multiple high-rise residential buildings that will replace unsightly parking lots. The developer broke ground on a 17-story residential tower at 10th and Acoma in December and recently submitted plans for an additional 17-story high-rise multifamily building at 12th and Acoma, as …

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A Dose of Dopamine: Using Neuroarchitecture in Space Design to Support Wellbeing

By Marc Snyder, director of sustainability and associate principal at 4240 Architecture As a lot of us face a new normal during uncertain times, it is good to reflect on and realign to those aspects of our lives that contribute to positivity and good health — no matter where we may …


HREC Investment Advisors Announces Sale of Residence Inn Durango

The 66-guestroom Residence Inn located in Durango has sold to an unnamed regional owner/operator of premium-branded select service hotels. HREC Investment Advisors along with Lodging Partners represented the private seller on this transaction. The marketing and negotiations were led by Jeffrey Duni, senior vice president in HREC Investment Advisors’ Denver office …


Howell Construction Completes CU Denver Tivoli Upper Floors Renovation

Denver-based companies, Howell Construction and Architectural Workshop, recently completed CU Denver’s 15,000-square-foot Tivoli Upper Floors renovation project. The project consisted of a total gut and remodel of old movie theaters built in 1984 in the Tivoli building, a historic building originally constructed in the 1800’s. The project was conducted in three phases: demolition, structure and tenant …


Q&A with Piper Pierce, president of Collegiate Peaks Bank DTC

Piper Pierce, a banking industry veteran with more than 20 years of experience, will serve as president of Collegiate Peaks Bank’s new location in the Denver Tech Center, located at 5450 Greenwood Plaza Blvd. Pierce recently shared with Mile High CRE, her optimistic outlook on the south metro real estate market. Why did …


Encore Electric Wins First Place at 2020 National Construction Safety Excellence Awards

The emphasis Encore Electric places on the safety and health of all of team members has resulted in another first place win at the National Construction Safety Excellence Awards. The Encore Electric team won the category of Specialty Contractors, 1.2 – 2 million man-hours. The Associated General Contractors (AGC) holds …


CBRE Updates 2020 Hotel Outlook

CBRE has updated its 2020 Hotel Outlook amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. While outbreaks of several forms of transmissible viruses such as SARS, Ebola, and H1N1 (Swine Flu) took a large human toll, they were not as impactful on the paid accommodation industry as the COVID-19 virus. CBRE expects GDP growth …


Speculative Industrial Building Breaks Ground at Nexus DIA

A 594,400-square-foot three-building speculative industrial development has broken ground within the master-planned business park Nexus at DIA. Lincoln Property Company (LPC) in partnership with a private real estate fund advised by Crow Holdings Capital are building the new Class A warehouse and distribution center, named Ascent Commerce Center. Located on a 33.2-acre site …