Nonprofit Moves Downtown Denver HQ to DTC

Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain, a nonprofit that inspires and prepares young people for success, has sold its office space, located at 1445 Market Street, for $5.1 million to the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, as it plans to merge its offices with a new educational facility it will be building in the …


Broadmark Realty Capital Originates Construction Loan in Fort Collins

Broadmark Realty Capital Inc., an internally managed secured real estate finance company with an office in Denver, has announced the origination of a short-term construction loan totaling $31.5 million to sponsor Castle Rock-based Pacific North Enterprises, LLC (“Pacific North”). The loan will be used to fund the horizontal construction of a mixed-use …


The Neenan Company Secures Sales for 94% of Commercial Space at The Plaza at Riverbend

Despite the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Fort Collins-based developer and design-build firm The Neenan Company has successfully closed on sales for 94 percent of the commercial space in its mixed-use retail development project in Timnath, Colo. Named The Plaza at Riverbend, the project represents Timnath’s first neighborhood commercial development, delivering retail, office and restaurant …

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JE Dunn Completes CU Denver Student Housing and Learning Commons Project

JE Dunn Construction recently joined the University of Colorado Denver, Stantec, and other members of the design-build team to celebrate the delivery of the brand-new CU Denver City Heights Residence Hall and Learning Commons project. Construction on the project started in December 2019 and despite the impacts and challenges from …


Fitzsimons Innovation Community Breaks Ground on Bioscience 5 Building

Fitzsimons Innovation Community—the largest and most ambitious research community of its kind in the Rocky Mountain Region—has broken ground on a new cell and gene therapy manufacturing building at the 125-acre science and technology campus in Aurora. Bioscience 5 will provide 90,000 square feet of flexible space designed to cater …


Movers and Shakers Week Ending 08.13.21

Swinerton Colorado Announces Employee Promotions Swinerton, a 100 percent employee-owned national general contractor, announced the following employee promotions of the Colorado division: Chad Holajter has been promoted to operations manager. He joined Swinerton in 2017, with a decade of experience in project management. Chad most recently managed the team that …


One River North Prepares to Break Ground

Following two years of intense design and preconstruction collaboration, Saunders Construction is preparing to break ground on One River North, a unique new 16-story residential building with ground-level restaurant/retail and underground parking, located at 3930 Blake Street in RiNo. The developer for One River North is R Cap Blake Street LLC., Saunders Construction …

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Affordable Senior Housing in the Works for Colorado Springs 

Denver-based MGL Partners, a multifamily, senior, workforce, and affordable housing developer, has been selected by nonprofit Silver Key Senior Services to develop a new affordable senior living facility in Colorado Springs.  “This partnership with Silver Key allows us to further pursue a crucial piece of our mission—bringing quality housing to the communities that need it most,” said …


Shea Homes Closes on 185 Acres of Land at RidgeGate in Lone Tree

Shea Homes has closed on 185 acres of land (the first of five phases) that will become an exciting new community on the east side of RidgeGate in Lone Tree. Shea Homes is the master homebuilder of the upcoming “Lyric” community and will work alongside several other select homebuilders, to build approximately 1,900 …


Phase II of North Washington Commerce Center Breaks Ground

The Opus Group has broken ground on two speculative industrial buildings at North Washington Commerce Center, a multi-tenant park in Thornton. The buildings, 118,422 square feet, and 163,686 square feet, are the second phase of the development, which offers a variety of sizes, clear height, and loading options. “Opus is thrilled to …