January jobs report far exceeds expectations

ob growth in January blew past expectations, with some analysts attributing the increase to “animal spirits” – a term coined by John Maynard Keynes to describe the willingness of households and businesses to spend and invest. Employers added 227,000 net new payroll jobs in


March 12, 2017

Why we are not buying office product in Denver

For many commercial real estate investors, the ever evolving Denver market may appear to be in its prime for office properties. Topping the Forbes list of best places for businesses and careers for the second year in a row and still experiencing a surging tech


February 1, 2017
Denver skyline

Denver’s sublease market finishes 2016 high, but manageable

As we wrap up 2016, the metro Denver sublease market is still up, but not earth-shatteringly so. However, experts are split on whether 2017 will bring relief.

Michelle Askeland

December 23, 2016

Education, engagement keys to keep CO ‘sticky’

Despite our booming population, our unemployment rates remain among the lowest in the nation at 3.8 percent, so how do we keep the streak alive and ensure that Colorado remains a great place to live for all of


December 16, 2016

Leasing to federal agencies just got easier

In the coming months, Denver building owners will have the unique opportunity to do business with the federal government as more than 1.4 million square feet of leases are projected to expire, creating a significant need


December 16, 2016
Charles Schwab building

Office market enjoys relocation and expansion flurry

Relocation and expansion activity is occurring regularly within the Denver metro region, with 20 companies making announcements this year, including 13 that are new to the region and seven existing

Michelle Askeland

October 12, 2016

Tips for enhancing the tenant experience

Simple logic dictates that the most-likely tenants to occupy a building in the future are the existing tenants.


September 19, 2016

Riding the collaborative office roller coaster

In the past five years, Denver has been a trendsetter for the proliferation of collaborative office facilities nationwide.


September 16, 2016

Do offices with higher densities need more parking?

How can I add more parking spaces? It’s a question I hear frequently from office building owners, developers and property managers. Office building densities are rapidly increasing


June 20, 2016

Energy sector still impacting office market

From an office market perspective, last year was characterized by significant changes in the energy sector, as the industry grappled with a sustained depression of global oil prices.


June 14, 2016