Denver Lands Top Spot for STEM Job Growth

STEM jobs (an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) have certainly played a critical role in helping to counter and/or live with the impacts of COVID-19. RCLCO Real Estate Consulting, a leading national real estate advisory firm, has announced the results of their 2021 STEM Job Growth Index (STEMdex), …


Mortenson Denver Begins Construction on NREL Facility

Mortenson, a top-20 U.S. builder, developer, and engineering services provider with four decades of experience in Colorado, recently started construction on the Research and Innovation Laboratory (RAIL), a new research laboratory on the South Table Mountain Campus of the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). This is …


Google Acquires Office Space at Rēve Development in Boulder

Furthering its commitment to growing and investing in the Boulder community, Google has purchased the office space at the Rêve development at 30th and Pearl Street. The office space will serve as an extension of Google’s Pearl Place Campus, which is located across the street. “With the acquisition of this …


RE/MAX Commercial Symposium Explores “New Normal” of Industry Trends

This week, RE/MAX Commercial® concluded its two-day Commercial Symposium for affiliated commercial real estate practitioners. Held at the Denver Marriott South Park Meadows in Lone Tree, this premier event was open to the entire RE/MAX network and provided ideas, information and strategies to RE/MAX commercial practitioners, as they navigate the “new normal” of commercial real estate.    The 14th annual event offered a lineup of industry experts, innovators, and veterans discussing the evolution of the …


Utah-Based Data Center Company Acquires Two-Building Campus in Colorado Springs

Utah-based Novva Data Centers, a privately held company that provides wholesale and multi-tenant colocation infrastructure services, has acquired a two-building campus, comprising a Tier 3+ data center and industrial facility in Colorado Springs, for $38.5 million. The sale represents Novva’s introduction into the Colorado market. The JLL Capital  Markets Data Center team based …


Colorado-Based Software Company Signs Lease at Vista 25 At Arapahoe Station in Greenwood Village

In one of the largest direct lease transactions signed so far this year in Southeast Denver, Harbor Associates has signed Colorado-based enterprise software pioneer Nextworld to a long-term lease for 53,546 square feet at Vista 25 at Arapahoe Station (“Vista 25”) in Greenwood Village. Under the terms of the lease Nextworld …


Denver Ranks 12th on CBRE 2021 Tech Talent Report

North American tech-talent employment weathered the pandemic better than most other professions, according to CBRE’s 2021 Scoring Tech Talent report. Despite slipping from its No.7 position in 2020, Denver currently has the 12th largest tech talent labor pool nationally with 114,900 tech workers and remains a top choice for tech companies. “With …


Medical Technology Company Strengthens Commitment to Colorado with New Campus 

“We’re thrilled with Medtronic’s investment in Colorado,” said Governor Jared Polis during the groundbreaking of the medical technology manufacturer’s new 400,000-square-foot campus in Lafayette. “This campus will allow for good jobs, innovation, and employee wellness, all of which are critical to powering the Colorado Comeback.” Developed in partnership with Ryan Companies US, …


Tech Company Fivetran to Expand at STEAM on the Platte

Technology company Fivetran has renewed its 38,000-square-foot lease at STEAM on the Platte with plans for expansion. Fivetran, an Oakland, California-headquartered technology company, reached unicorn status after a $100 million Series C funding round in June of 2020, valuing the company at $1.2 billion. With a focus on the employee experience, Fivetran’s …


Global Investment in Warehouse Management Systems Infrastructure for E-Commerce to Exceed $10B in 2030

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated explosive growth in e-commerce retail market share. A large ecosystem of warehouse refurbishment management software providers, new as a service companies, and logistics providers are expanding rapidly to meet demand. New and more efficient technologies are available to reduce energy intensity in this area, leading …