Colorado-Based McWhinney Expands into Salt Lake City

Today, global residential brand Common and Colorado-based development firm McWhinney began leasing new residential micro-apartment units in one of two high-rise towers in Salt Lake City that formerly operated as a hotel. The building, now operating as Lattice, will be the first collaboration between McWhinney and Common, as both organizations …

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Denver Simplifies Licensing Requirements for New Residential Rental License

With 60 days to go until all landlords in Denver with a multiunit residential rental property are required by law to have a city license, Denver has reduced the number of required documents and information required to make the process easier. Denver took this action after taking input from applicants …

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Denver Housing Authority Announces Opening of Housing Choice Voucher Lottery

Denver Housing Authority (DHA) is opening its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Section 8 Lottery on Sept. 15 and 16, 2022. Housing Choice Voucher, formerly known as Section 8, is a housing subsidy program that is funded by the federal government to assist very low to low-income families seeking affordable housing. The subsidy pays …


$1,500 Gets Renters 662 SQFT of Apartment Space in Denver

Apartment space remains a top priority for renters nationwide. To help them get the best value for their money, RentCafe calculated how much square footage they can enjoy on a monthly budget of $1,500 — but this time around, the study focused on the top 50 best cities for renters. …


Built-for-Rent Homes Coming to Broomfield and Loveland

McWhinney and AHV Communities (AHV) are on track to deliver nearly 500 Built-for-Rent® homes at McWhinney’s 1,100-acre Baseline community in Broomfield, and at Kinston, within its 3,000-acre Centerra master-planned community in Loveland. The partnership expects to break ground on 240 homes within Centerra’s Kinston community this year and has plans to deliver 242 homes at Baseline. “In Colorado’s …


Denver Office Market Sees First Quarter of Positive Absorption in Two Years

According to Newmark’s newly-released Q1 2022 Denver Office Market Report, with the new year and the pandemic numbers continuing to drop, employers have once again started to set plans for returning employees to the office. Office activity in Denver has picked up across all submarkets and industry types, although medium- and small-sized tenants remain …


Aurora Apartments Give Renters the Most Bang for their Buck [RentCafe Study]

With the rental season already kicking in, RentCafe ranked the 100 largest cities in the U.S. based on how much apartment size they offer on a $1,500 budget. Denver is one of the top large urban areas in the country where $1,500 will stretch less than 700 sq. ft. in …


245 New Residences Open at Legacy at Fitz in Aurora

Legacy Partners, a privately held national real estate firm, together with their joint venture partner Griffin Capital Company, LLC, a leading privately held alternative investment asset manager, today announced the opening of the second and final phase of Legacy at Fitz, a 363-residence apartment community located in Aurora, across the …


Denver Emerges as Colorado’s No.1 Trendiest Gen Z City

Gen Zs are giving large urban areas a much-needed glow-up, ramping up rental activity in some of the most sought-after markets in the country. According to RentCafe’s latest analysis of 3.2 million rental applications, Zoomers are now the most active renter generation, making up more than a quarter of apartment seekers …


Denver Rents Rise 16.5%

The altitude in Denver isn’t the only thing that’s Mile High, rent prices are right there with it. Although rents in Denver have declined slightly over the past month, the year-over-year trend is staggering. According to Apartment List, an online apartment rental marketplace, compared to this time last year, rents have risen …