OfficeScapes & Elements Announce Merger

Denver-based elements, an integrated interiors partner focused on human-centered design and placemaking, together with Colorado’s leading furnishings solutions partner OfficeScapes and commercial flooring specialist Floorz, have merged to create a comprehensive interior solutions company with the capacity to support clients nationally. Moving forward, the newly combined company will remain the …

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Conscience Bay Co. to Develop State-of-the-Art Life Sciences & Tech Building in Boulder

Boulder-based real estate investment, management and development firm Conscience Bay Company (CBC) has announced the selection of several key project team members for the development of a new two-story, state-of-the-art life sciences and technology building on Walnut Street in Boulder that will replace an inefficient warehouse building. Commercial real estate developer Prime West, …


New Richard Sandoval Restaurant Launches at Westin Riverfront Resort

The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa Avon, Vail Valley recently welcomed a brand new restaurant concept by internationally acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval and Richard Sandoval Hospitality – Stoke & Rye. Semple Brown Design was the interior designer & architect for the renovation. Ann Benson Reidy & Associates served as art consultant. …


Pueblo-Denver Development Partnership to Deliver 98 Residential Units to Downtown Pueblo

Venture Architecture, a Denver-based firm specializing in client-centric design, has announced a six-story upscale apartment building that will sit atop the bluff on the west bank of the Arkansas River. The project, spurred by the partnership with Oreamnos Development and Pueblo-based Akansa LLC; will deliver approximately 98 market-rate apartments that will bring …


The Neenan Company Celebrates Completion of Yuma School District Renovation

Fort Collins-based design-build firm The Neenan Company recently led the architecture and construction for the district-wide renovation project for Yuma School District in northeast Colorado, including the district’s high school and pre-K–8 school buildings. The project provides 85,000 square feet of modernized education space with enhanced safety and security, supporting the 900 pre-K-12th-grade students. “Seeing …

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Senior Living Project Breaks Ground in Broomfield

The Opus Group and Cadence Living and Eagle Realty Group started construction on Cadence Broomfield, a three-story, 165-unit senior living development at 4275 West 121 St Avenue in Broomfield. The community, which is scheduled to open in late spring 2024, will provide a continuum of housing and care choices, including independent living, assisted living …


City of Arvada Selects Dig Studio to Lead Olde Town Arvada Strategic Reinvestment Plan

The City of Arvada has engaged Denver-based landscape architecture, urban planning and design firm Dig Studio on a Strategic Reinvestment Plan that includes the development of a shared 20-year vision for Olde Town Arvada, as well as a study into the feasibility of permanently maintaining street closures that have created a …


Architecture Billings Index Moderates Slightly, Remains Strong

For the fifteenth consecutive month, architecture firms reported increasing demand for design services in April, according to a new report today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). AIA’s Architecture Billings Index score for April was 56.5 compared to 58.0 in March. Any score above 50 indicates an increase in …


Ryan Companies Starts Construction on Apartment Building in Lakewood Opportunity Zone

Ryan Companies US, Inc., a national commercial real estate solutions provider, has started construction on a 151-unit multifamily project in partnership with a private developer. Located at 1288 Wadsworth Blvd in Lakewood, the project is located near one of the busiest intersections in the area and is adjacent to an RTD light …


Mile High Trendy Office: Pear Workplace Solutions

Pear’s “hybrid” offices have become a destination for their employees and clients to see a positive and rewarding return-to-work model. With a 40 percent reduction in space, but a 100 percent increase in comfort and livability in their new hybrid work environment, the design not only saved Pear Workplace Solutions …