Colorado’s Only WELL-Certified Residential Community Sells-Out

Lakehouse, a 12-story mixed-use community in Denver’s Sloan’s Lake neighborhood community, developed by NAVA Real Estate Development, which opened in the spring of 2020, is now officially sold out. The community averaged nine sales per month during the past 12 months. Lakehouse is the first project in Colorado, and one of the first …


Mortenson to Transition to Safety Helmets to Increase Worker Protection

As National Construction Safety Week kicks off, Mortenson has announced that it will transition its entire U.S. craft workforce from traditional hard hats to safety helmets starting this year, to further increase worker protection on its projects. The modern design of safety helmets, which use chin straps and offer front, side, …


Lincoln Property Company to Bring Life Sciences Campus to Broomfield

In response to the increasing demand for life science space in the Boulder market, Lincoln Property Company and FCP®, a privately held real estate investment company, are set to begin construction of a 450,000-square-foot life sciences campus in Broomfield this fall, with delivery scheduled for early 2024. Located at 235 Interlocken Boulevard, CoRE – Colorado …


Credit Union of Colorado’s New HQ to Feature Smart Windows

In an effort to prioritize employee health and wellness and sustainabilty, View, Inc.’s Smart Windows will be installed at Credit Union of Colorado’s new corporate headquarters in Denver’s up-and-coming Central Park neighborhood. Credit Union of Colorado designed its new headquarters to create the ideal post-Covid work environment, with comfortable space between desks …


LoDo Towers Achieves UL Verified Healthy Building Mark for Indoor Air

According to CIM Group, a community-focused real estate and infrastructure owner, operator, lender, and developer, LoDo Towers, consisting of two Class B+ 16- and 13-story office towers totaling more than 420,000 square feet in downtown Denver, has achieved the UL Verified Healthy Building Mark for Indoor Air. UL, the global safety …


The Laramar Group Expanding into Medical Office Sector

The Laramar Group, a leading national real estate investment and property management company with offices in Denver and Chicago, is actively investing for its Laramar Medical Properties Fund I, a closed-end fund investing in medical office and life sciences properties. Laramar Medical Properties plans to invest in targeted U.S. markets …


Stantec Kicks Off Phase II of Facilities Master Plan for Department of Human Services

Global integrated design firm Stantec has completed the first phase of a comprehensive facilities master plan for the Colorado Department of Human Services (DHS). The process is part of a larger facilities master planning effort to help DHS maximize close to 4 million square feet of real estate assets across …


National Law Firm Signs Lease at Block 162

Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, a national law firm with more than 400 attorneys and legal professionals across 19 offices, has signed an office lease at Block 162. The law firm, with a Denver team of approximately 40 employees, will occupy 15,095 square feet on level 20 of the building, …


Vida Opens at CSU Spur at National Western Center

Tomorrow, Jan. 7, the Colorado State University System will open CSU Spur, a year-round and first-of-its-kind public destination in Denver, at the National Western Center. The first facility to open at CSU Spur is called the Vida building, which translates to “life” in Spanish and focuses on animal and human health. CSU Spur …

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A Year in Review: Project Retrospectives and a New Frontier Ahead

By Celeste Tanner, co-founder and chief development officer at Confluent Development 2021 was a year like no other. On the heels of a global pandemic, communities and businesses encountered unprecedented challenges, but also unique opportunities. Against the odds, Denver’s real estate community was one that not only survived, but thrived in …