Amazon to open 1 million-sf fulfillment center

Amazon.com Inc. announced plans to open its first fulfillment center in Colorado. The 1 million-square-foot facility in Aurora is expected to create more than 1,000 new full-time jobs, which is in addition to the hundreds of associates currently employed at the Amazon sortation center in Aurora. “We are excited to create 1,000 new full-time jobs in Colorado that pay 30 percent higher than traditional retail…

CREJ

January 23, 2017

Poulter joins Alberta Development

Alberta Development Partners recently announced that real estate veteran Craig Poulter has joined the company as president and chief financial officer.

CREJ

January 23, 2017
Scala building

NexusTek signs 16,000-sf lease in Greenwood Village

Technology services firm NexusTek signed a lease for 16,000 square feet at Scala, a 95,000-sf office building located at 5889 Greenwood Plaza Blvd. in Greenwood Village. Six months following the building renovations, Scala’s tenant base is now 30 percent technology-focused companies. Transwestern’s Senior Vice Presidents Andrew Piepgras and Peter Thomas represented the building owner, Elion…

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January 17, 2017

Lessons learned from a day in the life at a senior living community

For 24 hours, I became a wheelchair-bound individual with the following health conditions: mild dementia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and a fractured hip, and I was to become a resident at a local senior living facility – a project I had designed five years prior.

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January 15, 2017

Proposed valuation regulations may affect real estate entities

Traditionally, estate planning for real estate ownership has taken advantage of the availability of discounts for lack of control and lack of marketability.

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January 15, 2017

Meeting retrofit project goals

Energy retrofitting means including energy-efficiency processes in all building upgrades, renovations and repair activities related to a building’s energy-consuming systems. Systems may include the building

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January 13, 2017

Schools, Castle Rock team up to create Collaborative Campus

The Castle Rock Economic Development office recently joined with a team that included Arapahoe Community College, Colorado State University and the Douglas County School District to announce a $3 million infrastructure reimbursement to construct a Collaboration Campus in the rapidly growing Castle Rock community. The investment will bring together education, business, and the community to…

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January 13, 2017
The lobby of the new Hotel Indigo Denver

Hotel Indigo to open near Union Station

Hotel Indigo Denver, the Mile High City’s newest boutique-style hotel, will open its doors Friday, Jan. 20. Located at 1801 Wewatta St., in downtown Denver’s thriving Union Station neighborhood, the hotel will offer 180 guest rooms and 1,188 square feet of meeting and event space. An InterContinental Hotels Group hotel, the property was co-developed by…

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January 12, 2017
Savills Studley team

Savills Studley bolsters Denver office roster and leadership team

Tenant representation firm Savills Studley recently added industry veterans Todd Roebken and Greg Bante as executive managing directors. Roebken and Bante joined Savills Studley from JLL. Executive Vice President, Director and Central Region Lead Rick Schuham oversees brokerage operations and management of the company's Denver office. Savills Studley provides a full suite of services to…

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January 9, 2017

How to compare bids for your next paving project

As you watch your parking lot fill with snow, you know each new inch is additional work for you. The concrete and asphalt surrounding your building is the bridge each employee crosses every workday to do their job.

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December 31, 2016

Edited by the Colorado Real Estate Journal staff.