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Pinkard Continues Safe Construction on Green House Homes at Mirasol

Pinkard Construction and Loveland Housing Authority are still on schedule despite the COVID-19 pandemic that arose shortly after the March groundbreaking on the new Green House Homes at Mirasol expansion, Colorado’s first Green House® community, created as the vision of the Loveland Housing Authority to offer skilled nursing care. The first new …


Temporary Change in Works for Landmark Demolition Review Process

To address challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Denver City Council is considering a bill that would move any action associated with landmark review of demolition and certificate of demolition eligibility (CDE) applications for properties deemed potentially historic to after August 3, 2020. The intent of the landmark demolition review …


AGC of Colorado Commends Members’ Commitments to Workplace Safety & Environmental Excellence

The Associated General Contractors of Colorado (AGC/C) commended its members’ commitments to workplace safety and environmental excellence at the 33rd annual Safety & Environmental Awards during an AGC/C Board of Directors Virtual Networking Breakfast, held on May 27. At a time when everyone’s safety is paramount, this virtual event attracted …


13-Unit Apartment Building Breaks Ground in Capitol Hill

DIRC Homes, a boutique builder focusing on urban infill and transit-oriented developments in Colorado — in partnership with Denver-based KRMN Investments, LLC, and Pivotal Architecture PC — broke ground this week on Capitol Hill’s newest multifamily project, Mullen Flats. “We are excited to work with new partners in the market …


Local Construction Workers Support Working Families

Enrique Elizondo and Rusty Gonzales, friends and construction professionals in Denver for more than 30 years, have launched the “I’m Essential” campaign – a creative effort to support working families during this time of need.  The term “I’m Essential” is a badge of courage and honor. Through the sale of “I …


Switchbacks FC Stadium in Colorado Springs Tops Out

On Friday, May 15, GE Johnson installed the final steel beam on the Switchbacks FC Stadium, located in downtown Colorado Springs. Per tradition, the beam was flanked by the American and Colorado state flags as well as the Switchbacks official flag and an evergreen tree. Designed by Chicago-based Perkins and Will, …


Wells Concrete Opens Innovative Office and Manufacturing Facility in Brighton

Wells Concrete, one of the top five precast providers in the U.S., has opened a new office and production facility located at 2145 East Crown Prince Boulevard in Brighton. The state-of-the-art manufacturing facility will enhance current capability, flexibility, and increase capacity with long line prestressing forms for the Denver market. Wells is consolidating its two …


NAIOP Sentiment Index Indicates Unfavorable Conditions

The NAIOP CRE Sentiment Index, based on a survey of real estate practitioners, has dropped below 50 for the first time since its inception, indicating that unfavorable CRE conditions are expected in 12 months. However, because the survey was conducted March 11-25,  as the nation was rapidly reacting to the …


JAG Logistics Center Signs First Two Tenants

JAG Logistics Center @ DEN, a prominent 250-acre industrial park located immediately south of Denver International Airport (DEN) has signed its first two tenants, only eighteen months after the development’s conception and more than two months prior to the completion of its first building. While the economic impact of COVID-19 continues, …

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Workforce Housing Project in Eagle County Receives Funding                    

Spring Creek Village, an affordable housing project in Gypsum, Colorado, has received funding for the next phase of development, a series of apartments primarily developed by Gerry Flynn of Polar Star Properties. Sharing Connexion Inc, a Denver-based nonprofit, provided a $1.75 million bridge loan under their Real Estate Impact Investments program, …