Colorado Counties Among Top 50 for Opportunity Zone Investment

Opportunity zones have garnered a lot of media and investor attention recently, which is why COMMERCIALCafé decided to compile a list of the U.S. counties with the highest opportunity zone investment potential. The study narrowed down and analyzed 306 counties and have allocated points for the following indicators: employment, GDP, population …


Evergreen Devco Acquires Six Acres for Retail Development in Thornton

Evergreen Devco, Inc., a leading retail and multifamily development company with headquarters in Denver and Phoenix, has acquired 5.86 acres of land at the northeast corner of 144th Avenue and Washington Street in Thornton, for another shopping center development, called Dry Creek Commons. Dry Creek Commons, located adjacent to the …


Etkin Johnson Acquires 28 Acres in Southeast Denver

DENVER — Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners, a full-service, privately owned commercial real estate investment and development company based in Colorado, has acquired a 28.35-acre parcel located at the southwest corner of S. Chambers Road and Compark Boulevard, just north of E-470 within the Compark Business Park. The firm plans to …

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Renovations Continue at Boulder Student Housing Property

BOULDER — Brickstone Partners and Deutsche Finance America (“DFA”) have announced the recapitalization of The Lodge at Boulder, a 220-unit, 355-bedroom student housing complex near the University of Colorado campus. The project is being led by Daniel Otis of Brickstone Partners that purchased The Lodge property more than three years ago …


Denver-based Builder of Supersonic Airliners to Develop First U.S. Manufacturing Facility

Boom Supersonic, the Colorado company building history’s fastest supersonic airliner, has selected Birmingham’s Hoar Program Management (HPM) to lead its program to locate, plan, design, and build its first U.S. manufacturing facility. In this facility, Boom will build Overture — a Mach-2.2 supersonic commercial airliner that will serve hundreds of …


GH Phipps Celebrates Completion of the Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies Addition

GH Phipps recently celebrated the successful completion of the Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies’ Surgery and Recovery Center addition.  The general contractor joined the Center’s executive team, staff and members of the surrounding communities for a ribbon cutting and open house. The 64,000-square-foot surgery and recovery center is located …


Disruptive Convenience Store Format Coming to Colfax

DENVER — Denver-based Choice Market has announced plans for a disruptive, multi-modal convenience store format on the site of a former restaurant on Colfax Avenue.  Choice combines the operating hours, store size, and transaction times of a traditional convenience store with the product selection of a natural grocery and fast casual …


Groundbreaking: Phase Two of Springs Rescue Mission Campus Expansion

COLORADO SPRINGS – Springs Rescue Mission broke ground yesterday on phase two of their campus expansion, which includes renovations, additions, new construction, and site work at their headquarters. The new project will include two buildings – a kitchen and dining facility and a welcome center – as well as a new …


Get Involved in Denver’s East Area Plan

DENVER — The East Area Planning Initiative provided community members with the opportunity to attend five workshops over the last few weeks to learn about the East Central Area Plan and have a say in the future of the Hale, South Park Hill, Montclair and East Colfax neighborhoods. The workshops …


United Properties to Expand INOVA Business Park

DENVER — United Properties recently acquired an additional 43 acres to expand its successful INOVA Business Park in Centennial. Located at the intersection of Lima Street and Easter Avenue, the 43-acre, multi-building site will be named INOVA Aero and be slated for both office and industrial use, following on the heels …