Vue21 trades for record $77.6M

The Vue21 apartment property sold for the highest total sales price and highest per-unit price ever achieved for a multifamily asset in Colorado Springs.

Jennifer Hayes

April 29, 2018

Downtown Denver’s Westend trades for $128.7 million

The gated community, comprising one- and two-bedroom apartments and built along Denver’s park system along the Platte River, also is walkable to a variety of retailers, employers and additional city amenities.

Jennifer Hayes

April 22, 2018

BMC invests in Aurora workforce housing

Denver-based BMC Investments paid $31.5 million, or $111,702 per unit, for Vista Park, a 282-unit, value-add asset at 12707 E. Mississippi Ave.

Jennifer Hayes

April 8, 2018

Dylan Apartments trade for $90.6M

IRET Properties made its inaugural investment in the Denver market with its purchase of the 274-unit Dylan Apartments

Jennifer Hayes

January 7, 2018

The Huron sells for $100.5 million

Denver-based Griffis Residential paid $100.5 million for The Huron, a newly built apartment asset in the Union Station North Neighborhood.

Jennifer Hayes

December 22, 2017

Absorption for apartments strong

absorption

Absorption. The late George Wallace, founder of the Denver Tech Center, told me in the 1980s that the absorption rate was the single most important metric for measuring the health of a real estate market. That was an era when Denver’s economy was being hammered by a drop in oil prices and changes in tax…

John Rebchook

November 8, 2017

UDR tops Hollywood mogul in record-breaking deal

UDR

Thomas W. Toomey, the longtime CEO of UDR, one of the nation’s largest apartment REITs, early this year confessed, “We missed it,” as far as staking out a big claim in the company’s Denver backyard. Toomey, CEO of Highlands Ranch-based UDR, with a market cap of about $10.5 billion, said he had been telling his…

John Rebchook

October 16, 2017

Steele Creek sells for $141.5 million

BMC Investments sold the 12-story, 218-unit property at a price topping $649,000 per unit.

Jennifer Hayes

October 10, 2017

1031 exchanges may be axed by Trump’s tax plan

1031 Exchange

Riki Hashimoto’s phone was ringing off the hook late last week. Anxious investors had one question for the commercial real estate broker after President Donald Trump released his still skeletal outline for tax reform last Wednesday: “Are 1031 exchanges going away?” While a lot of media ink was devoted to things like the proposed 15…

John Rebchook

May 1, 2017

1031 exchanges may be axed by Trump’s tax plan

1031 Exchange

Riki Hashimoto’s phone was ringing off the hook late last week. Anxious investors had one question for the commercial real estate broker after President Donald Trump released his still skeletal outline for tax reform last Wednesday: “Are 1031 exchanges going away?” While a lot of media ink was devoted to things like the proposed 15…

John Rebchook

May 1, 2017