Managing construction in an occupied building
You’ve heard it before: Location, location, location. Such is said to be the most important element in the world of real estate investment. And yet, when it comes to tackling construction projects, it’s planning,
CREJMarch 29, 2020
Legal issues for managers during an epidemic
Over the last few weeks, coronavirus (COVID-19) has reached a pandemic level, creating a crisis for businesses across industries. Here are four legal questions we have considered in helping clients navigate
CREJMarch 28, 2020
Rapidly increasing tax assessments hit real estate
As property values throughout Colorado continue to soar, property taxes now are higher than ever. Commercial property in Denver is taxed at a 29% assessment rate, multiplied by the mill levy.
CREJMarch 23, 2020
AGC of Colorado: Construction is an essential service amidst COVID-19 pandemic
As the nation braces to defend against this unprecedented pandemic known as the coronavirus (COVID-19), this is honestly an article topic I never thought I would need to address in my lifetime. Albeit, as in any crisis affecting the design and construction, as well as the commercial real estate industry, AGC of Colorado stands strong to protect our members and continually advocate for our industry as a whole.
CREJMarch 22, 2020
Rising construction costs impact capital markets
Denver is in the midst of strong development in nearly all commercial real estate asset types. In conjunction with high development demand comes increased, and still increasing, construction pricing.
CREJMarch 20, 2020
Keeping Denver on the menu
After enjoying consecutive years as one of the hottest markets in the country for investment and corporate real estate relocations and expansions, it appears there is a sense of market maturity among
CREJMarch 16, 2020
2020 vision: Economic forecast for metro Denver
Is our vision crystal clear or clouded by contradictory information in 2020? Slower growth in China and other key trading partners, tariffs and trade disputes, market disruptions due to COVID-19 and
CREJMarch 16, 2020
Technology sector influences creative office space
Over the past few decades, technology has grown explosively, becoming ubiquitous in our professional and personal lives. As an economic engine, the technology sector is potent – a fast-growing, high-wage,
CREJMarch 15, 2020
2020 forecast: A look into the future of the Denver area construction market
The economy is strong. Unemployment is at a 50-year low. The gross domestic product has continued to grow slowly and is likely to continue to grow. In Colorado, we have one of the top five economies in the country. We continue to see strength in our population and job growth within the state, and because of that, the construction market has been strong over the last several years and it’s likely to continue.
CREJMarch 9, 2020
Trends driving commercial real estate lending in Denver
Four years ago, our commercial real estate group was just getting started. Fast-forward to today, and we have seen tremendous growth, thanks in large part to Denver’s burgeoning commercial real estate
CREJMarch 6, 2020