Value-Add Multihousing Asset in Aurora Sells for $31.5M

DENVER — Vista Park Apartment Homes, a 282-unit, value-add asset located in Aurora has sold for $31.5 million, ARA, A Newmark Company’s (ARA Newmark) Vice Chairmen Terrance Hunt and Shane Ozment represented Denver-based Capital Real Estate in the sale to Denver-based BMC Investments, a real estate acquisitions and development company. “We saw a …


KEPHART Project Denizen Achieves Top Honors for Sustainable Design

DENVER – Denizen, a mixed-use, 275-unit, multifamily project with ground level retail, developed by D4 Urban and designed by KEPHART architects, has been recognized by the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) as one of the most sustainable multifamily communities in the nation. Denizen received top honors in the category of Best Example …


Amazon HQ2: Gov. Hickenlooper Voices Concerns

View here Hickenlooper voiced his concerns this week regarding the state of Colorado’s highway infrastructure. If Denver were to secure the Amazon HQ2, Colorado would be hard pressed to get its roads ready in time for the e-commerce giant. In addition, Colorado would also have to accommodate the new residents, new commuting …


Boulder Commons Welcomes Initial Tenants, Phase II in the Works

BOULDER – CBRE and Morgan Creek Ventures (MCV) recently announced that Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), Lathrop and Gage, CoreLogic, Meriwether, Morgan Creek Ventures, Andrea’s Salon and Vasu have joined Boulder County’s first aspiring net-zero commercial project as the first tenants in the building. The Boulder Commons project recently delivered with many of these tenants already occupying the …


Turner and Flatiron to Manage Expansion of DIA

DENVER — The City and County of Denver have selected Turner Construction Company  and Flatiron Construction Corp. to manage the up to $700 million expansion of Denver International Airport (DIA). “Together with our partner Flatiron, we’re gearing up to streamline and enhance the passenger experience for the more than 58 million …

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Denver City Council Approves New Rezoning Plan for RiNo

View here On Jan. 2, the Denver City Council’s Land Use, Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved a new plan that aims to help promote better design, support transit and ensure that new development benefits the community of RiNo. The plan approves an official legislative map amendment to rezone properties generally located …


Transit-Oriented Mixed-Use Property Sells in Olde Town Arvada

DENVER – Olde Town Plaza, a 19,673-square-foot, transit-oriented, mixed-use retail and residential building in the northwest Denver suburb of Arvada, has sold for an undisclosed price. The Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF)  team marketed the property on behalf of the seller, Revesco Properties USA — a Denver-based boutique real estate investment and …


Civic Center Station in Downtown Denver Celebrates Grand Re-Opening

DENVER – The Board of Directors of Denver’s Regional Transportation District (RTD) celebrated the grand re-opening of Civic Center Station in downtown Denver this past Friday, December 15, and bus services resumed in full on December 17. The project was completed under the combined leadership of Perkins Eastman, Short Elliot Hendrickson (SEH), and …


Brand New Class AA Office Building in DTC Sells, Phase II in Development

DENVER – A 299,568-rentable-square-foot, LEED-certified, Class AA, office building located in the heart of metro Denver’s Greenwood Village has sold to Crestone Partners in partnership with an institutional investor. Granite Place at Village Center was developed by Granite Properties, a commercial real estate investment, development and management company, and Confluent Development, a Denver-based real …

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Union Station Neighborhood Eagerly Awaits Grand Opening of Whole Foods Market

View here Whole Foods Market will open its highly anticipated location near Union Station next week, on Nov. 15. The 60,000-square-foot grocery store will anchor Union Denver, a 580-unit luxury apartment community that covers an entire 2-acre city block bounded by Chestnut Place and 17th, 18th and Wewatta streets, developed by Holland …