HFF arranges $73M loan to refinance portfolio

Holliday Fenoglio Fowler LP arranged the loan for the 14-building portfolio comprising 1.93 million sf of Class A distribution/warehouse space.

Jennifer Hayes

February 12, 2017

Longstanding Westminster retail center sells for $8.15M

The Westminster Square retail center at 3001 W. 74th Ave. recently sold for $8.15 million to Dynamis LLC.

Jennifer Hayes

February 12, 2017

Castle Pines’ only apt. property sells for $77.25M

Magellan Investment Partners LLC and Kinship Capital acquired the Advenir at Castle Pines community, renamed the Avant at Castle Pines, for $77.25 million, according to public records.

Jennifer Hayes

February 12, 2017

Marketplace price triples in one year

One year after being snapped up for less than $900,000, the Shops at Colorado Marketplace sold for three times that amount to a California 1031 exchange buyer. The Geri Woolls Living Trust paid $2.72 million, or more than $404 per square foot, for the Safeway shadow-anchored center at 3890 E. 104th Ave. in Thornton. The…

Jennifer Hayes

January 29, 2017

Helios Apartments sell for $69.9M

A privately held real estate investment firm focusing on underperforming and undervalued assets throughout the U.S. acquired a Denver Tech Center apartment community for $69.9 million. New York City-based The Praedium Group purchased the Helios Apartments in Englewood from Hines. The 258-unit multifamily property, located at 7901 E. Belleview Ave., was built in 2015 and…

Jennifer Hayes

January 29, 2017

Griffis/Blessing buys apts. for $85.3M

Griffis/Blessing Inc. ended 2016 with a pair of multifamily investments totaling $85.3 million in the metro Denver market.

Jennifer Hayes

January 29, 2017

Pine Creek Village Center sells for $13.15 million

Pine Creek Village Center, a mixed-use asset situated in Colorado Springs’ “strongest” office and retail market, recently sold for $13.15 million.

Jennifer Hayes

January 15, 2017

OSHA issues new walking/working surfaces, fall-protection standard

OSHA’s new rules could have a significant impact on Colorado’s commercial real estate community. While OSHA standards only apply to “employers,” they are not limited to the employers of the employees who are exposed to hazards.

Jennifer Hayes

January 1, 2017

New restaurant, taproom brewing in downtown Springs

Oskar Blues Fooderies recently inked a 15,589-square-foot lease at the historic DeGraff Building in downtown, where it plans to open a restaurant, music venue and taproom in the former Old Chicago Pizza and Taproom space.

Jennifer Hayes

January 1, 2017

Grand River Canyon sets record at $73.3M

“With job growth, rent growth, minimal construction and low vacancy, Colorado Springs checks all of the boxes of a model multifamily investment market."

Jennifer Hayes

January 1, 2017

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.