Volta at Voyager sale sets record

A Colorado-based investment group made its first acquisition in Colorado Springs with the highest per-unit price ever for a multifamily asset in the Southern Colorado city. Mountain View Capital paid $52.6 million, or $263,000 per unit, for the 200-unit Volta at Voyager community. The sale of Volta at Voyager just eclipsed the previous highest-per-unit-price of […]

Jennifer Hayes

September 14, 2020

Factors impacting the investment property market

Hindsight is classically 20-20, but it’s difficult to imagine that on Jan. 1, 2020, any participant in Colorado’s retail investment market could’ve accurately predicted the dramatic shift we encountered overnight on March 15


August 16, 2020

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.


November 11, 2019

Investor sentiments and trends in retail real estate

Posting a year-over-year increase in transaction volumes, it appears the consecutive decline in retail real estate trades has turned the corner. After surviving a few years of negative headlines and threats


February 11, 2019

Impressive market fundamentals strengthen investment activity

Record-low unemployment levels, increased consumer spending and robust residential development have continued to bolster a high-performing retail landscape across the Colorado Front Range.


February 4, 2019

Exploring Denver’s opportunity zones with off-market data

Opportunity zones are taking the nation by storm – and Denver is no exception. As part of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, opportunity zones are a new government program created to incentivize investment and


January 5, 2019

Opportunity in West Denver as area adapts to change

It’s no secret that Colorado’s landscape is drastically changing and it’s providing new opportunities and challenges for the West Denver submarket. Municipalities all over the region are trying to strategically combat


January 4, 2019

Midmarket offices: An untapped investor sector

While trophy and value-add office properties have led Denver’s investment market for the past several years, there are good reasons why more investors should be looking at Denver’s stabilized/Class B multitenant office


December 21, 2018

Partnership pays $78 million for St. Moritz Apartments

Denver-based BMC Investments and Southern California-based Oak Coast Properties acquired the 360-unit community at 1724 N. Robb St. in Lakewood – the sixth investment partnership between the firms. 

Jennifer Hayes

September 9, 2018
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Broad coalition needed to close our infrastructure gap

If there is one issue that Americans agree on across the political spectrum, it's that we should resume investing in our failing infrastructure. The American Society of Civil Engineers performs a well-known "report card" study each


March 12, 2018