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Grand Opening: Denver Academy Athletic Center

DENVER – Denver Academy, an independent K-12 school serving diverse learners, held a ribbon cutting ceremony on May 6 to celebrate the grand opening of the James E. Loan Athletic Center. The 25,000-square-foot multi-function facility features a high school competition-sized gymnasium that seats 500, locker rooms, a weight room, dance …

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Expanded Pueblo Convention Center Celebrates Grand Opening

PUEBLO – On May 3, H.W. Houston Construction and DLR Group celebrated the opening of the expanded Pueblo Convention Center with representatives from the city of Pueblo and the state of Colorado. H.W. Houston Construction and DLR Group partnered for the design-build delivery of the project. Located at 320 Central …

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KGA Studio Architects, PC Donates Design Services for Easterseals Camp Living Quarters

LOUISVILLE – Continuing a 40-year tradition of giving back to the community, KGA Studio Architects, PC (KGA), an award winning architecture firm, has provided The Rocky Mountain Village Easterseals Camp with designs for a new full-time staff living quarters.  Completed on a pro-bono basis, the firm prepared floorplans and elevations …

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Pinkard Construction is MOA’s Contractor of the Year

DENVER – Construction manager Pinkard Construction was honored on Tuesday as MOA ARCHITECTURE’s Dimensions Award Contractor of the Year winner for 2018. The ceremony, held at MOA’s 14th Street office in Denver, was attended by members of MOA’s and Pinkard’s project teams who have collaborated on two recent design-build projects for STRIDE Community Health …

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Lookout Business Center in Boulder Sells for $10.5M

BOULDER –Lookout Business Center, a 50,472-square-foot office building, located at 6150 Lookout Road in Boulder, has sold for $10.5 million. Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners, a full-service, privately owned commercial real estate investment and development company based in Colorado sold the property to Greenwich, Connecticut-based Ivy Equities for $10.5 million. “When Etkin Johnson …

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Women-Centric Coworking Space Coming to RiNo

DENVER – Charley Co., a women’s-only community and workspace vision brought to life by founder Bryn Carter, will open inside The Source, at 3330 Brighton Boulevard, mid-June. Charley Co. seeks members who are looking for more than just a place to sit – the goal is to build a community …

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$90M Master Plan Expansion of Boulder Retirement Community Tops Out

BOULDER – Last week, Pinkard Construction, owner Frasier and Hord Coplan Macht Architects, celebrated the topping out for the $90+ million Master Plan expansion of Frasier, a retirement community in Boulder. Located at 350 Ponca Place, Frasier features independent living apartment homes, assisted living, memory care, a wellness center, and on-site skilled …

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Two New Hotels Planned for Downtown Denver

DENVER — California-based T2 Hospitality LLC is preparing to bring two new hotels to downtown Denver. The Thompson Denver, to be built at 1600 Market, will replace an ugly surface parking lot with a new 214-room, 11-story hotel. T2 Hospitality has also submitted a Project Concept Review Plan to the Denver planning office …

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Architect of the Month: Kristen Rutledge, AIA Shears Adkins Rockmore (SA+R)

By Nicole C. Marshall, Curated Communications Shears Adkins Rockmore (SA+R) is a Denver-based architecture, planning, and interior design studio that specializes in urban projects. Kristen Rutledge joined the SA+R team in 2012 and was made an associate in 2019. Her attention to detail is unmatched and has played a big part in …

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Palisade Partners Breaks Ground on Nine-Story Mixed-Use Project in Five Points

DENVER — Palisade Partners, a Denver-based real estate firm focused on developing innovative and sustainable multifamily and mixed-use projects, today broke ground on The Hooper, a nine-story mixed-use project located at 2600 Welton Street in Denver‘s historic Five Points neighborhood. Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock, District 9 City Councilman Albus Brooks …

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