Denver Capitol_Construction Defect Laws
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CO Construction Defect Law Featured in Wall Street Journal

View here Colorado’s construction defect laws make national news with an article in the Wall Street Journal, entitled Threat of Lawsuits Crimps Condo Developments. The article notes that condos have been the slowest segment of the U.S. housing market to make any kind of “comeback” and that the construction defect laws in …

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IKEA Looks to Expand to Broomfield CO
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IKEA Looks to Broomfield for Potential Second Location

Broomfield, CO – IKEA recently announced it has identified a site in Broomfield, Colorado for a potential second Denver-area store. IKEA has not yet determined an exact timeframe for submitting specific store plans or for actually opening the store. However, the city has begun the process of incorporating IKEA into the …

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Palace Construction_Affordable Housing_Denver CO
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Affordable Housing Proposal Vote Moved Back to September

View here Denver City Council will now have until September to consider the affordable housing proposal that is set to raise $150 million in the first ten years, funded by taxes and fees on new and existing real estate. Photo of Palace Construction’s Stapleton Affordable Housing Project: Northeast Denver Housing Center, Photography @theunfounddoor

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Crowdfunding Commercial Real Estate_Denver CO
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Crowdfunding: Catalyst for Diversity of CRE Projects?

by: Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Providing alternative funding sources allows those transactions that may not be appetizing to traditional banks to become a reality and provide for diversity of projects in the commercial real estate industry. Denver, CO – Crowdfunding has long been synonymous with raising donations for fundraisers and …

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Alberta Development Partners_Orchard Station_Greenwood Village CO
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Update on Proposed TOD Orchard Station in Greenwood Village

View here Alberta Development Partners has reportedly removed its master development plan for Orchard Station, a planned transit-oriented development set to break ground in Greenwood Village. Rendering courtesy of Alberta Development Partners, LLC

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Zeppelins Honored at CREW Step Up Awards_Denver CO
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Zeppelin Development Honored for Commitment to Community with CREW Step-Up Award

Denver, CO – Zeppelin Development has been honored with the CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Step-Up Award. The company’s principals, Mickey and Kyle Zeppelin, received the award for their work at the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver on Wednesday, July 27. CREW’s Step-Up Award honors commercial real estate leaders who have …

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Transcending the Typical Open-Office Space: What’s Next for the CRE Office Sector?

by Julie Wanzer, LEED AP In order for commercial real estate professionals to remain competitive and attract the next generation of office tenants, they will need to seek out and develop spaces that go beyond the typical open-office setting and provide added-value for their potential tenants. When prospecting new office …

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Schnitzer West_Civica Cherry Creek_Denver CO
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Cherry Creek North Adds Boutique Office Building to the Neighborhood

Denver, CO – Schnitzer West formed a joint venture with institutional investors advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management to develop Civica Cherry Creek, a seven‐story boutique office building in Denver, Colorado. Located in the Cherry Creek North neighborhood of Denver, Civica Cherry Creek will feature 100,500 square feet of office space and 11,500 …

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http://www.denverpost.com/2016/07/20/new-construction-training-program-launched-to-meet-growing-need/
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Downtown Denver Partnership Recognizes Success of Place-Based Economic Development Strategy, Honors Members at Annual Meeting

 Denver, CO – The Downtown Denver Partnership recognized the success of its place-based economic development strategy at the organization’s 61st Annual Meeting held July 20th, also outlining strategic initiatives for the coming year and honoring outstanding contributions by its leaders and members. The annual meeting, presented by Grant Thornton, is …

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Colorado Business Review Mid-Year Forecast July 2016
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CO’s Economy Outperforms Nation According to CO Business Review 2016 Mid-Year Update

by Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Denver, CO – The University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business recently released their 2016 mid-year economic update. The report draws from data and findings from several contributors including, but not limited to, Construction Economics, LLC, Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, and the …

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