Tertiary markets see influx of investment activity

As we enter 2020 in the longest bull market run since World War II, there is little question we have entered uncharted waters in the investment landscape, particularly for those of us in the multihousing space.


February 9, 2020
The Flats at the Oval

Public-private partnerships provide project options

Adapt or die. It’s as true of real estate development as it is in nature. That phrase has been repeated in various forms by authors, researchers, business coaches and, let’s not forget,


November 25, 2019

OZ Architecture designs Nancy Richardson Design Center at CSU

OZ Architecture led design on Colorado State University’s Nancy Richardson Design Center. The $19.2 million, state-of-the-art project covers 45,000 square feet and will further CSU's mission as a national leader in design. Salt Design in Fort Collins assisted OZ with the design while Saunders Construction was the general contractor.

Kris Oppermann Stern

September 16, 2019

Northern Colorado’s office fundamentals stand out

The Northern Colorado office market has grown to greater than 17 million square feet of space and 2018 ended with an overall vacancy of 3.6 percent. The Northern Colorado statistics cover Larimer


March 17, 2019
Fort Collins

Urban renewal marches on as state changes some rules

Urban renewal is a sensitive topic in Colorado. Beyond the familiar philosophical debates involving some variation of blight vs. gentrification vs. historic vs. economic development vs. public health


March 10, 2019
csu natural resources entry

Designing a New Era of Experience-Based Learning at CSU

Millennials are out – centennials are in.  With the new generation of students comes a breadth of new research and a need for refining the approach to higher learning. As true digital natives, centennials are using technology less as a consumer and more as a pragmatic tool for communication.

Building Dialogue

December 28, 2018

Downtown revitalization occurring across Northern Colo.

As you may have heard recently, population growth in Northern Colorado continues to be downright robust. (Shocking!) However, an interesting aspect of the growth is the character of a few investments in historic


September 30, 2018

Retail projects need carefully curated tenant mix

The retail landscape is constantly changing. We continue to see an evolution in the way we use and interact with retail. Gone are the days of transactional, one-size-fits-all retail. Experiential-driven retail and food and


May 7, 2018

Grandbridge closes $44 million refinance loan for Fort Collins apts.

A $44 million first mortgage was secured by a 310-unit apartment community in Fort Collins.

Jennifer Hayes

December 23, 2017

Downtown areas throughout Larimer Co. are thriving

It is no secret that nearly every product type of commercial real estate in Larimer County has performed well for the past five years, but stories of the historic downtown districts have remained


October 15, 2017