Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge teams find common ground; DU defends title

The University of Denver defended its title at the 17thannual Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge Thursday night with its proposed redevelopment plan for The Denver Shops, a 40.5-acre industrial property in Globeville. Finalist teams from both DU and the University of Colorado were on the same wavelength in this year’s NAIOP Colorado competition, looking to…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

May 3, 2019
Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge

NAIOP Colorado real estate competition gets underway at Denver infill site

Be realistic. Be creative. Take some risk. Graduate students heard that advice and more Feb. 1 at the kickoff for the 17thannual Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge. “We are sitting in a very historic part of Denver,” Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock told University of Colorado and University of Denver students gathered at the 40-acre…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

February 15, 2019

Denver commercial real estate leaders share insights

Denver commercial real estate experts representing projects on this year's NAIOP Property Tour of LoDo and the Central Platte Valley sat down for a Q&A. The leaders shared insight about the commercial real estate industry and their careers.[vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column width="1/3"]

CREJ

September 25, 2018

As RK moves on, students will examine its Stapleton site

As Stapleton was growing up around it, RK was growing, too. The longtime Denver company now finds its outgrown headquarters, fabrication facility and yard at3800 Xanthia St.sittingalmost island-like among high-end homes. “We are an industrial facility in the midst of half-million-dollar homes,” RK CEO Rick Kinning recently said of the site, which is two blocks…

Jill Jamieson-Nichols

April 13, 2018

Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge to focus on RK Mechanical site in Stapleton

RK Mechanical Inc.’s Denver headquarters site in Stapleton will be the subject of this year’s Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge. University of Colorado and University of Denver graduate students will evaluate development opportunities for the site – less than a half-mile from the Central Park commuter rail station – and present them at the Thursday,…

CREJ

January 2, 2018
Inverness

Inverness pioneer John O’Meara recalled

“There will never be a better day.” Friends of the late John O’Meara merely had to repeat that quote,  “There will never be a better day,” and everyone knew exactly what they were talking about. Those seven words captured the spirit and drive of O'Meara. O’Meara, also known as “Mr. Inverness,” a pioneer of the…

John Rebchook

March 14, 2017