Mayor Hancock Announces 2019 Mayor’s Design Awards Winners

Last week, Mayor Michael B. Hancock honored a dozen projects during the 2019 Mayor’s Design Awards ceremony held at the Chambers Grant Salon of the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. View a slideshow of the winning developments here. “These exceptional buildings and spaces are examples of design that is intentional and …


New Condos Address Gap in Fort Collins Housing Market

As the City of Fort Collins looks for housing solutions to meet the high demand in Old Town, a redevelopment project is underway that will transform a 67,000-square-foot, mixed-use property at the corner of Mountain Avenue and Mathews Street. The Neenan Company, a Fort Collins-based developer and design-build firm, has officially …


RiNo Apartments Refinanced for $60.3M

Edison at RiNo, a newly constructed, 277-unit multi-housing complex along Brighton Boulevard in Denver’s RiNo neighborhood, has been refinanced $60.3 million. JLL worked on behalf of the borrower, Clarion Partners, LLC, to place the seven-year, 3.05 percent, fixed-rate loan with an insurance and financial services company. JLL will service the …


Brinkman Enters Longmont Market with Stylish Apartment Homes

Real estate development and investment company, Brinkman, in partnership with Jensen LaPlante Development and Keystone Real Estate, recently celebrated the grand opening of Union Pointe, in Longmont. The eight-building complex community with more than 250 apartments is opening in phases. The project was HUD financed through Wells Fargo. The design and construction …


AGC Presents 2019 ACE Awards

More than 700 contractors and industry leaders attended the Associated General Contractors of Colorado Industry Gala and ACE Awards banquet at the Hyatt Regency Colorado Convention Center on November 1. Seventy-two project entries were submitted by AGC Colorado member companies. Projects demonstrated the creativity, skill and excellence of Colorado’s builders, architects, …


LEED Surpasses 100,000 Commercial Green Building Projects 

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is celebrating a new LEED milestone, announcing it has surpassed 100,000 registered and certified LEED commercial projects. “In 1998, we created LEED to measure and define what green building meant, and to provide a roadmap for developing sustainable buildings,” said Mahesh Ramanujam, president and …


Residential Development in Uptown Denver Tops Out

On Friday, November 1, Southern Land Company (SLC), a national real estate developer of award-winning mixed-use developments and master planned communities, held a Topping Off celebration for its new residential development in Denver’s Uptown neighborhood. Bespoke Uptown, located at 17th Avenue and Pearl Street, will feature 316 apartments and more than 10,000 square …


Denver Company Wins Two National Scaffolding Awards for Gaylord Rockies

Scaffolding is often an unrecognized backbone of the construction industry, and yet many ancient wonders of the world and modern day skyscrapers would not exist without the creative utilization of temporary scaffold structures. This past month, the Scaffold & Access Industry Association (SAIA) announced the recipients of its annual project …


Brinkman Construction Opens New Office in RiNo

Recently named one of the Top Contractors in the region by ENR Mountain States, Brinkman Construction has made a strategic move to support their presence throughout the Front Range. The general contractor has moved to a new office in RiNo at the Larimer 30 development, located at 2935 Larimer Street. …

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Urban Land Conservancy Secures Land for Affordable Housing in Westminster

The Urban Land Conservancy (ULC), a Denver-based real estate nonprofit, has completed the purchase of two adjacent properties totaling 5.5 acres at the Westminster Station. These acquisitions are known as the Westminster Station Transit Oriented Development, and were acquired using the Metro Denver Impact Facility (MDIF). The site is located …