Health, safety take center stage with new initiatives

As an office building owner with five high-quality office buildings in Denver, we consider the health and wellness of our customers a top priority. This is why our company launched a comprehensive program entitled “Inspire Wellness”


September 25, 2020

Pandemic impacts Springs retail market

The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have started to impact the Colorado Springs retail market, according to a recent report by CBRE. The firm’s Colorado Springs Retail Marketview noted that the city’s retail market started to feel the impacts of the coronavirus with declining retail sales and consumer confidence. The market recorded negative net absorption […]

Jennifer Hayes

September 14, 2020

Pandemic Sparks Push for Safer Office Builds

Colorado’s developers and architects normally design office buildings to be resilient in the face floods, fires and those seemingly ever-changing tenant tastes. And while the desire for office spaces that minimize germ/bacteria/virus transfer has been batted around in cli ent meetings for years, most of the practices rarely, if ever, made it into the final design. Until now.

Building Dialogue

September 14, 2020

How do today’s increasing cap rates impact real estate values?

Commercial property values recently were hitting peaks with investors rushing to invest in high-quality commercial real estate as yields on other assets like Treasurys continued to languish. Now the tides have turned with high-quality


September 4, 2020

Strong fundamentals to help us thrive post-pandemic

In the middle of March, the COVID-19 pandemic took over the U.S. and abruptly stopped the world’s largest economy, with no certainty of what could happen next. Mass layoffs occurred quickly in the restaurant and


August 11, 2020

Developers report delays in permitting, starts

COVID-19 has disrupted the commercial real estate industry in more ways than we can count. Some of those changes have been positive, such as accelerating the industry’s embrace of virtual leasing. Others, however,


August 10, 2020

Upcoming Colorado evictions: The sky is not falling

With millions of dollars in federal COVID-19 relief grant funds at stake and widespread unease about the economic impact of virus-related restrictions, political profiteers, clever enough to form a nonprofit corporation


August 3, 2020

COVID-19 affects multihousing pricing, underwriting

Like so many real estate professionals, my days during this COVID-19 pandemic have been filled with more conference calls than I’m even able to count. Understandably, everyone is searching for real-time information


August 3, 2020

Searching for clarity in the capital markets during the pandemic

The disruption within the capital markets during the COVID-19 pandemic has provided significant uncertainty for borrowers looking to capitalize commercial real estate projects. However, recent trends reflect a return of


July 13, 2020

Recovery readiness in the ‘new normal’

At this point, you probably never need to hear the phrase “new normal” again, but the reality is all properties, and especially health systems’ facilities and medical office buildings, must operate differently for the foreseeable future. The details are innumerable, but it’s our duty to advise MOB investors and their tenants on recommended, fundamental operating […]


July 12, 2020