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Etkin Johnson Leases Flex Industrial Space to Sierra Nevada Corporation in CO Technology Center

Denver, CO –  Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners leased 101,000 square feet of industrial space to Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC). The speculative flex building, located at 2000 Taylor Avenue in the Colorado Technology Center (CTC), was completed in late 2016. The new facility has an environmentally friendly design including green features such as an energy …

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Real Estate & Construction Industries are 2 Largest Contributors to CO GDP Growth

View here The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released the Q3 2016 Gross Domestic Product (GDP) rates, indicating Colorado ranked 4th overall in Percent Change in Real Gross Domestic Product for Q3 2016. Real estate and rental leasing, and construction were indicated as the two biggest contributors to Colorado’s GDP growth. …

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Denver featured in ‘How Transit-Oriented Developments are Transforming US Cities’

View here Terry Willis, architect and principal at KTGY in Denver, provides insights on Denver’s evolution of transit-oriented developments. He comments on affordable housing in TOD’s and the role of Denver’s city planners in the design of RTD’s train stops. Main Image: Iliff Station in Aurora – a TOD located …

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Economic Forecast Event Predicts a Strong 2017, Recommend Maintaining Equilibrium & Hope in a Transitioning Economic Environment

Because of high housing costs in Colorado–the 16th highest in the country–and the importance for businesses to attract top talent within the growing Millennial workforce population, Silverstein says businesses will need to closely watch staffing needs and may need to increase compensation and benefits to attract new workers. Denver, CO …

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Zeppelin Development Names Justin Croft and Chris Woldum Equity Partners

Denver, CO – Justin Croft and Chris Woldum have been named equity partners at Zeppelin Development. The Denver-based development company is known for more than four decades of visionary work, most recently focused on mixed-use projects in the RiNo (River North Art District) neighborhood. “We’ve been a family-run business for the …

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Several Multifamily & Mixed-Use Spaces Added to DBJ Crane Watch

View here The Denver Business Journal released another update to their commercial-real estate focused Crane Watch with the addition of several multifamily and mixed-use projects. Crane Watch is also including more information on projects including the architect of record, listing broker and general contractor information. Submit your project here. Stock …

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DBJ Sources Confirm Wal-Mart to Build E-Commerce Center in Aurora

View here Although it was reported on public record that Walmart Real Estate Business Trust purchased 169 acres of land just south of the Denver International Airport in July for $13.5 million, Wal-Mart did not respond to requests for comment on what it intends to do with the land. However, …

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The Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (PESCO) facility is the first vertical construction project to be built at Peña Station NEXT, Denver's "Smart City" development located at the 61st Avenue and Pena Boulevard rail stop on RTD's new University of Colorado A-Line. Mortenson delivered this 112,500-square-foot facility for Westfield Company. The project is part of Fulenwider's larger 400-acre Peña Station NEXT development, where Mortenson is also providing solar and battery storage services. Designed by Farnsworth Group, the building allows PESCO to attain best-in-class facility performance and minimizes waste and environmental impacts. The primary building systems are investment-grade, tilt-up concrete panels and structural steel with extensive glazing in the office areas. Specialty electrical systems were constructed to service the testing and development needs of the ECO lab inside the warehouse and the roof-mounted solar panels. The project is pursuing LEED Gold certification. The facility accommodates 100+ PESCO engineers, scientists and management personnel of the Energy Solutions Group and Sensory Solutions Group of PESCO, as well as Panasonic CityNOW, which is Panasonic's smart city initiative in North America. This facility also includes a 24/7 network operations center that monitors a nationwide network of large-scale solar photovoltaic installations. Mortenson is also part of the team installing the patented dual incline canopies from Solaire on the carport, currently under construction, and owned by Denver International Airport. Mortenson is also building its first battery storage project at the site, as part of the Panasonic and Xcel Energy team bringing the Peña Station NEXT microgrid to life. Learn more about Mortenson's just-released study on the Rise & Future of Energy Storage or contact Gene Hodge, vice president, project development.
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Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (PESCO) Operations & Technology Center at Peña Station Now Open

Denver, CO  – The Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (PESCO) facility is the first vertical construction project to be built at Peña Station NEXT, Denver’s “Smart City” development located at the 61st Avenue and Pena Boulevard rail stop on RTD’s new University of Colorado A-Line. Mortenson delivered this 112,500-square-foot facility for Westfield Company. The project …

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Castle Rock Town Hall Commemorated with Groundbreaking

Castle Rock, CO— After a brief ceremonial groundbreaking for the Town of Castle Rock’s Town Hall Addition, the director of development services gave a presentation that explained what the project entails, then lauded GH Phipps. The January 4th ceremony was quick because the ground was frozen, though members of the …

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Influx of Technology-Focused Companies at Newly Renovated Scala Building

Denver, CO – NexusTek recently signed a lease for 16,000 square feet at Scala, a 95,000-square-foot office building located at 5889 Greenwood Plaza Blvd. in Greenwood Village, Colorado. Six months following the building renovations, Scala’s tenant base is now 30 percent technology-focused companies. Transwestern’s Senior Vice Presidents Andrew Piepgras and …

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