2018 Mayor’s Design Awards Winners “Most Diverse Ever Selected”

DENVER – Earlier this month, Mayor Michael B. Hancock honored 17 projects for excellence in architecture, design and place-making during the 2018 Mayor’s Design Awards ceremony held at the Chambers Grant Salon of the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. “The field of winners this year is the most diverse ever selected,” …


Redevelopment Parcel in Denver’s RiNo Neighborhood Sells for $11.25M

DENVER – McCaffery Interests, Inc. in partnership with Hines, has purchased 3500 Blake Street in RiNo, a 50,000-square-foot redevelopment parcel located in the heart of Denver’s RiNo. The property closed on Nov. 8 and was purchased for $11,250,000 or $225 per square foot. Drew McManus, managing director, Jim Capecelatro, executive …


Improvements Planned for 83-Acre Denver West Business Park

DENVER – DPC Companies and Bridge Investment Group have bought Denver West Business Park, a 20-building, 1.3 million-square-foot campus in Lakewood, and plan to invest $16 million in the campus in the next three to four years. “Denver West has incredible untapped potential,” said Chris King, CEO and president of DPC Companies. “Having grown up less than …


Riverwalk Pedestrian Bridge in Castle Rock Raised

CASTLE ROCK—  Riverwalk, a $60 million mixed-use development in downtown Castle Rock, by developer Confluence Companies, recently celebrated an important milestone. On Veterans Day, the Riverwalk Pedestrian Bridge was raised. The bridge is approximately 140 feet long and seven feet wide and weighs 32 tons. It connects from the Riverwalk South Building …


The Neenan Company to Deliver New Madwire® Headquarters in Fort Collins

FORT COLLINS — The Neenan Company has begun construction on the new headquarters facility for Madwire®, in Fort Collins that is being developed by Peakstone Development. Upon completion, the 102,000-square-foot building will add 700 new jobs to the Northern Colorado market. The redeveloped office facility is located at 3405 S. Timberline Road and will activate a building that has been …


Amazon Decides Against Denver for Second Headquarters

Amazon has selected New York City and the Washington D.C. over Denver, for its second headquarters. The point man from Denver’s bid effort said it was not what those cities offered financially that Amazon liked, but the absolute size of the potential workforce that will be needed to staff more …


Construction Begins on 18th & Market

DENVER — Greystar has begun the construction of a new 282-unit, 11-story apartment community at the intersection of 18th & Market Street in LoDo.  The community will offer a spectrum of luxury apartment homes with more than 8,000 square feet of ground floor retail space. “We are excited to begin construction on 18th & Market,” …

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$50 Million Metro Denver Impact Facility Launches to Create Affordable Housing

LAKEWOOD – In an effort to address metro Denver’s lack of affordable housing, FirstBank, Colorado Health Foundation (CHF), The Denver Foundation (TDF), Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) and local nonprofit Urban Land Conservancy (ULC), have launched the Metro Denver Impact Facility (MDIF). This revolving loan capital will grow to …


Mixed-use Office Building Planned for Denver’s Platte Street

DENVER — Nichols Partnership and The Beck Group hope to break ground on a new $120 million office development in 2019 called One Platte, a five-story, mixed-use office building located at 1701 Platte Street. One Platte will be positioned along the highly coveted Platte Street, next to WeWork and across the street from BP’s …


Shaw Construction Completes Aspen Police Department

ASPEN —  Shaw Construction recently completed the construction of the Aspen Police Department (APD) as well as the municipal offices and City Hall. The three-story police department building includes a 20,000-square-foot cast in place underground parking lot with locker room/weight room, evidence storage, and administration offices with patrol and interview rooms. Construction …