Refrigerant reporting rules shift onus to owners

Just when owners and operators thought they had figured out all they needed to know about refrigerants, the Environmental Protection Agency upped the ante. The new year has ushered in

CREJ

April 8, 2019

Opinion: Why I’m voting no on Initiative 300

Denver voters will be faced with an important question in May when they are asked to vote on Initiative 300. The ballot language reads: Shall the voters of the City and County of Denver

CREJ

April 8, 2019

Building analytics increase asset functionality

Property management can be a grind. It is challenging to get ahead of the needs of tenants. It’s hard to avoid that distressing feeling that your energy costs are too high each month. There’s also

CREJ

April 5, 2019

Key considerations when generating new space for tenants

Building owners and property managers have dozens of things to consider when generating space for new tenants. From an operational standpoint, things such as building rules for contractors, product

CREJ

April 1, 2019

How to bring roof decks to existing buildings

With more than 300 sunny days each year, Colorado has more days of sunshine than San Diego or Miami Beach. With that in mind, what better amenity can a building owner provide tenants than

CREJ

March 31, 2019

Managers’ critical role in the due diligence process

Buying and selling commercial properties can be a chaotic process. Current owners painstakingly craft the best narrative to sell the asset while brokers study market trends in order to prepare an eye-catching

CREJ

March 31, 2019

Local buildings participate in active threat trainings

Last year, we wrote encouraging facility managers, building owners and operators to train their staff and tenants on active threat situations. Over the past 12 months, media coverage shows us that the threats

CREJ

January 14, 2019

Text messages become common management tool

I would be willing to bet that within arm’s reach sits your smartphone. Whether it is in your pocket, stuffed in your desk drawer or sitting on your desk, our phones are never out of reach. This “tool” has gone from a

CREJ

January 13, 2019

In emergencies, don’t get caught holding the bill

It is inevitable as a building owner, landlord or management company that at some point your property will be subject to an unfortunate event. Pipe failures, backups, sprinkler breaks and fires are only a few of the

CREJ

January 11, 2019

Protect against payment processing cyberthreats

The statistics do not lie. A quarter of Americans believe that they were victims of cybertheft. This has led many to fear being further exposed to cybertheft, identity theft and personal privacy breaches more than their

CREJ

January 6, 2019