Jennifer Hayes has been an editor with the CREJ since 2000. Jennifer covers multifamily and retail news in the Denver metro area plus all property types in Colorado Springs and Southern Colorado. She also covers the finance market as well as solicits bylines articles and is editor of the Health Care Properties Quarterly. Before joining the Colorado Real Estate Journal, Jennifer served as the assistant sports information director at Texas A&M-Commerce. She earned her bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Colorado and a master's degree in education from A&M-Commerce. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her husband and son, learning the ways of being a hockey mom, sports, reading and baking.

REIT pays $63.3 million for Belmar Villas apartments

Steadfast Apartment REIT III Inc. purchased the 318-unit garden-style community at 700 S. Reed Court in Lakewood. 

Jennifer Hayes

August 14, 2017

Shopette sells at record cap rate

The buyer purchased Woodmen Plaza, a 6,502-square-foot multitenant retail building at a cap rate of around 5.75 percent – the lowest cap rate for a stabilized multitenant retail property in Colorado Springs.

Jennifer Hayes

August 14, 2017

Revere Capital provides more than $25M in bridge loans

Revere Capital provided more than $25 million in bridge financing for new development projects in a pair of Colorado resort towns.

Jennifer Hayes

August 14, 2017

Suburban assets drawing the eyes and dollars of investors

“The institutional buyer is following a trend we’re seeing around the U.S.; buyers are looking at more suburban product for near-term cash flow,” said ARA Newmark’s Terrance Hunt.

Jennifer Hayes

August 14, 2017

‘Unique’ luxury apartments sell for $127.4M

Institutional investors advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management purchased the Kent Place Residences and assumed the existing financing at closing for the 300-unit, Class A property. 

Jennifer Hayes

July 31, 2017

Connor Group enters Colo. with $65 million acquisition

The Connor Group paid $65 million for the 191-unit community, renamed the Gardens at Cherry Creek.

Jennifer Hayes

July 31, 2017

JLL secures $21.5M in financing

The loan is 79 percent loan to value with an 18-month interest only term and was used to pay off existing debt, finish construction and attract future tenants. 

Jennifer Hayes

July 31, 2017

Chicago buyer grows Colo. portfolio with Greenwood Plaza

Waterton paid $66 million for Greenwood Plaza, a 266-unit community at 7610 E. Caley Ave., located in the Denver Tech Center submarket, adjacent to Fiddler’s Green Amphitheater and convenient to the Arapahoe at Village Center light-rail station. 

Jennifer Hayes

July 30, 2017

Calif. buyer makes return to market with Erindale buy

Erindale Square is a 103,571-square-foot multitenant shopping center at 5881-5975 N. Academy Blvd.

Jennifer Hayes

July 17, 2017

Lakewood apt. portfolio sells for $107M

Gelt Inc. paid nearly $184,500 per unit for the two-property portfolio comprising 580 units.

Jennifer Hayes

July 17, 2017