Jill Jamieson-Nichols has been an Editor with the Colorado Real Estate Journal for more than 15 years, providing coverage of office, industrial, hospitality and mixed-use development news in the Denver metro area, plus all property types in Northern Colorado, Boulder County and along the Highway 36 corridor. Prior to joining CREJ, Jill was Editor of Golden's community newspaper, The Golden Transcript. Jill earned a bachelor’s degree in mass communications from Colorado State University-Pueblo. When she's not keeping you up-to-date on the latest happenings in Colorado's commercial real estate market, Jill can be found cross-country skiing, exploring the outdoors with her dog, playing piano, reading, or hanging out with family and friends.

Four Seasons in Vail fetches record $903,000 per key

Four Seasons Vail

CBRE Hotels has arranged the sale of the 134-room Four Seasons Resort and Residences in Vail for $121 million. The price per key was $903,000, a record for Colorado that far surpasses the $144,000-per-key average sale price for U.S. hotels, according to CBRE Hotels. The purchase by Extell Development Co. of New York City was…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

December 2, 2016

Revesco buys three-building portfolio in Olde Town Arvada

Arvada portfolio

Denver-based Revesco Properties bought a trio of buildings in Olde Town Arvada for $6.55 million. The portfolio consists of: • 5773-5777 Olde Wadsworth Blvd., a 24,876-square-foot building on 18,729 sf of land. Tenants include a real estate sales office, attorney’s office, the Arvada Eggshell restaurant and retailers, with multifamily on the top floor. • 5707…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

November 21, 2016

Scannell Properties sells KeHE build-to-suit

A 270,000-square-foot industrial building leased to a natural foods distributor sold for $31.9 million, or $118.15 per sf. Scannell Properties developed the building, located at 2200 Himalaya Road in Aurora, for KeHE Distributors. It was completed a year ago. KeHE Distributors occupies the property on a 10-year lease. Buckhead Aurora Industrial LLC, an affiliate of…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

November 21, 2016

Artis REIT, Trammell Crow to deliver 120,000-sf office bldg.

169 Inverness

Companies looking to stand out on the southeast Interstate 25 corridor will have a new option with a 120,000-square-foot speculative office building slated to be delivered late next year. Artis REIT, advised by Marwest Enterprises, and development manager Trammell Crow Co. have started construction of a four-story, Class A building at 169 Inverness Drive in…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

November 21, 2016

Safelite takes second half of Centerra distribution building

Centerra Industrial

McWhinney has leased up an approximately 83,890-square-foot speculative industrial building at Centerra, with Safelite taking roughly half of the space. The auto glass and claims management company will occupy 41,945 sf in the building at 5195 E. 37th St. in Loveland. The building was completed last spring. “McWhinney identified a specific need in our community…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

November 21, 2016

Longmont medical office bldg. trades as part of $24.51M deal

Biolife building

A single-tenant medical office building in Longmont recently sold to New Jersey-based Four Springs Capital Trust as part of a $24.51 million portfolio deal. Four Springs Capital paid $8.78 million for the BioLife Plasma Services building at 478 S. Martin St. in the Harvest Junction shopping center, according to public records. The company also acquired…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

November 21, 2016

Small-user industrial project achieves $111.11 per sf

8085-8095 Oneida St.

An owner that saw potential in an unfinished industrial property reaped its rewards with the sale of the asset for $111.11 per square foot.

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

November 10, 2016

Next up at Crossroads: 69,550-square-foot build-to-suit

Inline Distributing

Another company is staking a claim at Crossroads Business Park with plans for a 69,550-square-foot build-to-suit industrial building. Trammell Crow Co. will develop the building for Inline Distributing Co., a large supplier of construction, environmental remediation and other products. “Inline has been committed to serving the needs of contractors and service providers in Colorado, which…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

October 31, 2016

Castle Rock thriving with new development

Most people know Castle Rock isn’t the sleepy bedroom community it used to be, but many people attending a recent commercial real estate event were amazed to hear Economic Development Council President and CEO Frank Gray detail the level of development going on in the town. Besides the 1 million-square-foot Promenade at Castle Rock underway…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

October 31, 2016

Oil & gas companies careful, but still active on energy corridor

600 Lone Tree

The oil and gas boom hasn’t resumed on the U.S. Highway 85 corridor, but that doesn't mean all is quiet on the energy corridor. “Oil and gas companies are being more selective and careful about where they spend each dollar but are still very much active along Highway 85,” said Cushman & Wakefield Vice President…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

October 31, 2016