Groundbreaking: Mixed-Use Community ‘The District’

On Wednesday April 7, Brue Baukol Capital Partners‘ latest mixed-use project ‘The District’ broke ground, adjacent to RTD’s Dry Creek Station in Centennial. Spanning over 36 acres, the mixed-use development will offer 2.5 million square feet of office space, a 200-key hotel, 1,800 residential units, and more than 30,000 square feet …


Howell Construction Completes Denver Wastewater Building Renovation

The Denver Wastewater building is an iconic feature along the South Platte River valley in downtown Denver. Adjacent to both I-25 and 6th Avenue, thousands of motorists pass this building every day. Howell Construction was selected as the construction manager/general contractor by the City and County of Denver to renovate the interiors …


Modular Construction: A Contemporary Approach to a Traditional Process

By Tom Merlo, PIOVTEK Business Development Associate Manufactured building components simplify the traditional construction process by reducing typical challenges from the job site. Trade stacking, schedule congestion, inconsistent quality, and variance are critical challenges facing traditional methods of construction. Utilizing manufacturing methods to optimize construction greatly increases productivity and quality while reducing labor requirements …


Avison Young Release Q1 Denver Office Market Report

Avison Young’s Denver office has released its first quarter 2021 office market report. Office sales volume reached an impressive $306.4 million in the Mile High City, up 47 percent from 4Q 2020. Market highlights: Office leasing activity totaled 993,039 square feet in 1Q 2021, representing a 13 percent decline quarter-over-quarter (Q/Q) …


Southern Land Company Breaks Ground on First Master-Planned Residential Community in Colorado

Southern Land Company (SLC) has broken ground on Westerly, a new 400-acre master-planned community in Erie, a first in Colorado. Located at the intersection of Erie Parkway and County Road 5, SLC will invest more than $140 million in infrastructure improvements into the Town of Erie with the project that will …


First Onsite Property Restoration Launches New Brand

First Onsite Property Restoration — serving the greater Denver area commercial real estate industry in restoration, reconstruction, and remediation services — has undergone a new brand launch. First Onsite Restoration unites seven leading restoration companies in the U.S. under one brand name. As a unified brand, they will be equipped with 80+ …


Howell Construction Partners with Aurora Mental Health Center

Howell Construction has been selected by Aurora Mental Health Center (AuMHC) as their construction manager and general contractor for a program of projects being constructed over several years. AuMHC is a private non-profit organization that has been providing mental health services since 1975, operating through thirteen separate facilities located across Aurora. Last year Howell provided …


Majestic Commercenter Lease Agreements Total 420,000 SF, Push Vacancy to 4%

Five lease agreements secured over the past 60 days, including one renewal and four new tenants totaling 420,000 square feet, continue to push occupancy at the Majestic Commercenter (MCC) to near capacity. With low inventory levels, Majestic Realty Co. has initiated the next phase of new construction at the business …

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Ribbon-Cutting: Eight-Story Affordable Housing Project in West Denver

On March 26, Mile High Development, Brinshore Development, JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE (JNS), Alliance Construction Solutions (ACS) and Urban Land Conservancy held a ribbon-cutting event for the completion of Sheridan Station Apartments, an eight-story affordable housing project in West Denver. Adjacent to the RTD W Line at 13th and Sheridan, the $41 million development …


405-Unit Apartment Community Planned for Colfax Avenue Corridor

Marking the company’s first investment in the Denver market, North Carolina-based Grubb Properties will add essential housing to the City of Aurora by developing a 405-unit apartment project, called Link Apartments® Fitz, at the southwest corner of East Colfax Avenue and Peoria Street. Construction on the project is expected to begin in June. …