50 Fifty DTC leases 50,000 sf to Yes! Communities, bank

50 fifty

Two companies leased more than 50,000 square feet at 50 Fifty DTC, a newly completed Class A office building in Denver. Yes! Communities will relocate from Lower Downtown Denver to the top floor of the 12-story building at 5050 S. Syracuse St., occupying 31,517 sf. The company signed a 10-year lease with the building’s owner…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

April 19, 2019

A recap of out-of-state capital’s mark on downtown Denver

As a recent transplant to Denver from Chicago, I understand all the reasons people want to live here – sunshine, reasonable property taxes, outdoor activities, a great airport, less political graft, less

CREJ

April 18, 2019

Upscale Hilton Garden Inn opens near Union Station

An urban, upscale Hilton Garden Inn has opened its doors at 1999 Chestnut Place in Denver. HGI Denver Union Station is a 12-story, pet-friendly hotel with 233 light-filled rooms and suites offering views of Coors Field, the city and mountains. It includes a breakfast café and also is attached to the historic Hose House No.…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

April 18, 2019

Denver’s biggest office user, WeWork looks to more growth

Junction 23

WeWork experienced head-spinning growth in Denver last year to become the city’s largest occupier of office space. This year could be even bigger. With nearly 700,000 square feet of office space in Denver, the coworking company says it’s on track to grow even more across the region in 2019. It’s already leased 85,000 sf for…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

April 18, 2019

Sewall, Koelbel legacy continues

Sewall

Two days after Thanksgiving 2016, developer Walter “Buz” Koelbel’s sister told their 91-year-old mother, Gene, that the new headquarters for the Sewall Child Development Center would be named The Koelbel Building. “My mom was mentally OK, but her body was failing her,” Koelbel recalled. “When my sister told her the Sewall board had voted to…

John Rebchook

April 17, 2019

Magnolia Denver unveils major hotel renovation

Magnolia Denver

The Magnolia Denver, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, has completed a major four-year renovation that included enhancements to meeting spaces, the ballroom, rooms and suites, and public spaces, including the lobby, fitness rooms and Harry's Bar & Grill. The renovation pays homage to the building's roots as the First National Bank building while incorporating modern touches.…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

April 16, 2019

Infill apartments sell to Indiana-based buyer

The Grammercy sold to a buyer making its first Denver acquisition with its $25.8 million buy.

Jennifer Hayes

April 15, 2019

Kimose joins Panorama

Veteran commercial real estate broker Eric J. Kimose is not and never has been an elephant hunter. That is, he never sought to sell the big, trophy properties that make headlines. As a brand-new broker with Marcus & Millichap’s Denver office in the mid-1990s, Kimose went to developers and real estate investors with this proposition:…

John Rebchook

April 15, 2019

GE Johnson Construction tops out 260 North

260 North

GE Johnson Construction Co. recently topped out 260 North Josephine, bringing Cherry Creek North.Owner Elevation Development Group, architect Open Studio Architecture and general contractor GE Johnson have collaborated to deliver this project across multiple zoning boundaries and in an extremely dense work area.

Kris Oppermann Stern

April 14, 2019

RidgeGate turns attention to development east of I-25

After nearly two decades of nonstop development on the west side of Interstate 25, RidgeGate is turning its attention to the east. Starting in 2020, RidgeGate will begin development of what ultimately will be three new residential villages and two mixed-use districts set among more than 1,000 acres of parks, trails and open space. Keith…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

April 14, 2019