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Northern Colorado’s Retail Development on the Rise

FORT COLLINS — Rising lease rates was a common theme across all of Northern Colorado’s commercial real estate sectors, according to CBRE’s newly released first half of 2018 MarketView reports. But while construction is limited in office and industrial, new retail development is actually on the rise, reaching nearly 675,000 square feet underway …


Denver Well-Positioned for Industrial Labor Supply, Quality and Cost

DENVER –  A  new report from CBRE examines how the industrial sector is tackling labor shortages in response to the growth of e-commerce. The CBRE research team analyzed major, regional and emerging industrial hubs to identify some of the metro areas offering a good combination of labor supply, quality and cost, and …


Denver Office Market Absorption Slows, Says Savills Studley

DENVER — Savills Studley, the leading global commercial real estate services firm specializing in tenant representation, has released its 2018 Q3 Denver edition of the Savills Studley Office Market Report. The quarterly report is an in-depth compilation of office leasing statistics and trends, major transactions, submarket comparisons, employment data, and …


Tech a Key Driver for Denver CRE, Says Cushman & Wakefield

DENVER – Cushman & Wakefield recently released their annual report Tech Cities 2.0 that identifies existing and emerging tech centers increasingly driving the North American economy, and details their impact on the commercial real estate sector. In its second year, the report groups the top cities into three categories based on how important …

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Construction of High-End Apartments in Denver Looks to Increase

DENVER — Construction of high-end apartment buildings in Denver is on the rise according to data provided by Yardi Matrix. Denver Metro was among the most active metros in the high-end apartment sector last year — 74 percent of the apartments built in 2017 were luxury. Preliminary numbers from the first half of …


Colorado Springs’ CRE Markets Look Strong, Says CBRE

COLORADO SPRINGS – According to CBRE’s latest H1 MarketView reports, Colorado Springs’ retail, office and industrial markets performed positively in the first half of 2018. The retail sector saw a significant amount of space delivered to market and healthy positive absorption that served to offset store closures by two big-box retailers in the …


CBRE Survey Finds Industrial and Logistics Sector Remains ‘Blisteringly Hot’

DENVER — CBRE’s H1 2018 North America Cap Rate Survey — which provides insights on movements for the major property asset classes — shows that cap rates remained broadly unchanged across the sectors in H1 2018, except for some retail segments. Industrial cap rates tightened the most and multifamily rates edged down modestly. …


45% of Denver Office Buildings are Green Certified but Other Cities are Greener

DENVER – According to the annual U.S. Green Building Adoption Index by CBRE and Maastricht University, 45.2 percent of Denver office space is green certified, up from 41.9 percent last year. However the increase was not enough to hold Denver’s place in the rankings. The Mile High City fell two spots on this …


Boulder, Denver and Lakewood Among Greenest Powered Cities in the U.S.

DENVER — Based on data from various sources including the Census Bureau, U.S. Energy Information Administration and the Carbon Disclosure Project, Yardi scored and listed the top 40 most sustainably powered cities in the U.S., and found that Boulder, Denver and Lakewood are some of the greenest cities in the nation. …


Denver a Top 10 City for Tech Talent, Says CBRE

By Katie Rapone For the first time ever, Denver is now among the top 10 markets in North America for tech talent. With arguably the best live work play environment in the nation, it isn’t hard to see why the Mile High City is attracting and producing some of the world’s …