Encore Electric Wins AGC Build America Award for Gaylord of the Rockies

Encore Electric has won a 2020 Associated General Contractors (AGC) Construction Risk Partners Build America Award in the category of Specialty Contractor, for their work on the Gaylord of the Rockies Resort in Aurora. This is the first national project award Encore Electric has received from the National Associated General …


BREAKING NEWS: Funding Approved for River Mile Redevelopment of Elitch Gardens

Plans for the massive redevelopment of Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park took a major step forward today as JLL Capital Markets announced it has arranged $124.6 million in refinancing for the park on behalf of the borrower, a partnership of Kroenke Sports and Entertainment (KSE) and Revesco Properties. Loan proceeds will be …


Howell Construction Celebrates 85 Years

This year Howell Construction celebrates its 85th anniversary. James Robert Howell founded the firm in Denver during the Great Depression in 1935. He was deeply committed to thriving and growing in any economic situation. The firm has continued his legacy through his philosophy of creating client-for-life relationships, never outstretching company resources, and principal involvement from …


CBRE Awarded Leasing Assignment for HighPoint Logistics Park

CBRE has been awarded the exclusive leasing assignment for HighPoint Logistics Park, a 2.2 million-square-foot Class A industrial park currently in development at E-470 and 64th Avenue in Aurora. Daniel Close, Todd Witty, Tyler Carner, and Jeremy Ballenger with CBRE’s Industrial & Logistics practice in Denver are marketing the property.  …


Industrial Parcel in Arvada to be Developed into Flex Space

Madison Commercial Properties, a full-service commercial real estate company based in Denver, has announced the sale of 6762 Fig Street, Arvada. The vacant light industrial parcel, consisting of 2.10 acres, sold on March 9, for $640,000 or $7.00 per square foot. The parcel part of the well-established Parkway Center Business Park and will …


Commercial Connected Lighting Saves Energy and Money, Study says

A new report from Boulder-based Navigant Research explores the role connected lighting can play in advancing the intelligent buildings market. The report focuses on the how vendors must pivot their solution offerings in the new ecosystem of stakeholders  and value-added services that can provide increased opportunities while solving customer pain points. The …

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Bank of Colorado and UMB Bank Provide Funding for McGregor Square

UMB Bank and Bank of Colorado today announced the origination of the credit facility for the construction of the McGregor Square project. Principal Owner of the Colorado Rockies, Dick Monfort, strategically made the decision for Bank of Colorado and UMB to be equal lead funders of the project because both banks know …


Denver Industrial Development to See a 53% Boost in 2020

Commercial Café’s latest study compares the top 20 industrial markets in the U.S. Using data from Yardi Matrix, the study looks at how much industrial space we can expect to be added in 2020. Overall, U.S. industrial property completions are set to add 186 million square feet across 627 properties. This is …


Thornton Recreation Center to Undergo $13M Renovation

Pinkard Construction has been awarded the $13 million dollar renovation of the Margaret W. Carpenter Recreation Center in Thornton. The project will be an occupied renovation and is expected to begin construction in early spring of this year. Architectural design services will be provided by long-time Pinkard collaborator Ohlson Lavoie Collaborative (OLC), a …


Howell Construction Completes AHEC | Metro State University Renovation Project

Howell Construction and Perkins+Will recently completed the State of Colorado’s, Auraria Higher Education Center (AHEC)| Metropolitan State University Locker Room and Bleacher renovation project located in downtown Denver. The project was built in the occupied PE Building on the AHEC campus. The 18,000-square-foot locker room renovation was a total gut and re-build. The overall …