W.E. O’Neil completes S’Park Market in Boulder, Splunk 3d moves right in

W.E. O’Neil completed the S’Park Market office building, the contractor’s first building turnover on the 10-acre S’Park project with developers The John Buck Co. and Element Properties. It was designed by WorksBureau, based in Arizona.

Kris Oppermann Stern

November 11, 2019

Boulder leasing and development activity continue

Over 5,000 students graduated from University of Colorado Boulder in May. If any of those grads wants to stay in Boulder, despite a 2.7% unemployment count between July 2018-March 2019, there were over


June 24, 2019

How local growth restrictions impact affordability

Bob Dylan’s “The Times They Are a-Changin’” title track is not only the most powerful pre-electric album, but also it is the perfect anthem for today’s metro Denver – the population is exploding,


May 12, 2019

Growth drives opportunity in emerging micromarkets

In 2018, metro Denver continued to experience strong economic growth trends, as the increasingly diverse business climate and highly educated workforce encouraged an influx of new businesses


March 25, 2019
3280-3300 28th St.

Boulder medical/retail center changes hands at $6.54M

A local investor exchanging out of multifamily product paid $6.54 million, or $166.12 per square foot, for a retail/ medical property in Boulder. Peterman Properties LLC purchased the 39,368-sf center at 3280-3300 28th St. from REM Investment LLC. The property consists of a two-story building leased to Concentra Urgent Care and a multitenant retail building…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

September 10, 2018

More linkage fees are not the solution for Boulder

Once again Boulder’s City Council has found itself in the spotlight with the dubious decision to increase the affordable housing linkage fee. While the conceptual idea of trying to stimulate affordable housing is


June 25, 2018

Boulder office portfolio subject of $48 million refinance loan

Holliday Fenoglio Fowler’s Leon McBroom arranged the loan for the properties comprising 159,778 square feet along Walnut Street.

Jennifer Hayes

April 1, 2018

Boulder sees 1st multitenant net-zero energy lease

If you want to know where Colorado is headed, look no further than its commercial buildings. Colorado is projected to be among the top 10 states with the fastest-growing economies. Commercial new construction is


April 1, 2018

Are boom times leaving quality design behind?

Three years ago, Denver architect Jeff Sheppard dropped a bomb on our civic ego in a Denver Post op-ed titled, "Denver is a great city, so why the bad buildings?" He noted that while the city is "infilling" at a record pace and


February 19, 2018

HFF arranges $11 million apt. loan

The HFF team worked on behalf of a partnership between Element Properties and Signature Partners to place the 10-year, fixed-rate loan with Freddie Mac for 2121 Canyon, a 60-unit midrise property.

Jennifer Hayes

November 5, 2017