Driving forces behind private capital investment

Strengthened consumer confidence and unemployment at a 50-year low have materially benefited the continued success of the retail property market across the Colorado Front Range.

CREJ

November 11, 2019

Challenges and opportunities for retail development

Despite overreaching concerns of e-commerce negatively impacting bricks-and-mortar shopping centers, the retail fundamentals in Denver are thriving. Fueled by continued growth in consumer

CREJ

November 8, 2019

Considerations for procuring the right food hall

Throughout Denver, over the past couple of years, food halls have been one of the most prevalent emerging trends for retail. Earlier this year, Phil Colicchio, executive managing director, specialty food

CREJ

November 4, 2019

Fitness gets retail back in shape

It seems that everyone still is trying to find the next big thing for retail. Some landlords focus on assembling food halls, others look at a range of entertainment concepts from virtual reality to axe-throwing.

CREJ

November 3, 2019

So, you want to be a mixed-use developer?

As the population grows and land gets more expensive to develop, mixed-use projects are going to be the means of new development in the future.

CREJ

August 9, 2019

The Great Recession, the great expansion and Colorado retail investment real estate

Since the end of the Great Recession (2008-2009) and the start of the great expansion (second half 2009), anyone fortunate enough to count themselves a commercial real estate professional in Colorado has benefited.

CREJ

August 2, 2019

Is charging traditional per-square-foot rent over?

Webster’s dictionary defines rent as “a usually fixed periodical return made by a tenant or occupant of property to the owner for the possession and use thereof especially: an agreed sum paid at fixed intervals by a tenant to the landlord.”

CREJ

August 2, 2019

As uncertainty looms, retail investors seek to lock more than just interest rate

We’ve entered this year’s second half, and 2020 is right around the corner. As a fresh decade approaches and we reflect on the former, two major themes stand out. First, the current economic expansion, which our industry continues to enjoy, has now lasted over a decade. Second, retail is far from dead, but it has…

CREJ

August 2, 2019

International cuisines, food halls lead dining trends

As the Colorado restaurant industry expands and adapts to diners’ evolving palates, it’s become all about ethnic food. Denver’s population has grown by over 100,000 people over the last seven years,

CREJ

May 6, 2019

Discipline ushers in strengthened retail market

Denver’s retail real estate environment has never been healthier, regardless of media coverage about e-commerce and its impact on retail. Retail rents in our market have increased since mid-2014 at a

CREJ

May 3, 2019