N.Y. hotelier nabs historic Uptown school for $7M

BURL ROLETT DECEMBER 13, 2016 Cathedral High School was built in 1921 and remained open until 1982. (Burl Rolett) A New York developer now has the keys to a century-old Uptown school building. An entity headed by Shift Workspaces owner Grant Barnhill sold the former Cathedral High School in Uptown to a New York-based hotelier. The […]

Colorado governments this year share in $60 million worth of Lottery funds

$1.5 billion Powerball helped drive record distributions for conservation projects   Helen H. Richardson, The Denver Post People buy Powerball lottery tickets in hopes of winning the $1.5 billion jackpot at Safeway on January 12, 2016 in Estes Park. By DAVID MIGOYA | dmigoya@denverpost.com December 13, 2016 Colorado this week gave more than $14.3 million […]

Unico Properties sells Writer Square for $525.13 per square foot

Writer Square has changed hands for $95.28 million, becoming one of a handful of downtown Denver assets to trade for more than $500 per square foot. Unico Properties sold the office/retail property, located at Larimer Street and the Sixteenth Street mall, to GKT Writer Square LLC, a Kroenke Group affiliate. Unico and LaSalle Investment Management […]

Townhome developer to bring a little ‘Cherry Creek’ to Golden Triangle

BURL ROLETT DECEMBER 6, 2016 Moonstar bought the quarter-acre site at 990 Acoma St. for $1.65 million. (Burl Rolett) Twenty-one new homes are coming to the Golden Triangle. Moonstar Investments is planning new homes in the Golden Triangle, ranging from $600,000 units to $1.1 million duplexes measuring about 2,400 square feet at 10th Avenue and Acoma […]

Madison & Co. brokers split to launch own firm

BURL ROLETT DECEMBER 7, 2016 Two Denver apartment brokers are adjusting to life as their own bosses. Kyle Malnati and Greg Johnson have launched Calibrate Real Estate, after working together at Madison & Co. Properties for about four years. Malnati said the new firm will help clients buy and sell Central Denver apartment buildings with […]

Amazon browsing for downtown office

BURL ROLETT DECEMBER 6, 2016 The world’s highest-grossing Internet company is looking at adding an office in downtown Denver. An Amazon employee based here confirmed that the tech giant is laying the groundwork for a local office, but declined to talk on the record. The source said that Amazon is in negotiations for real estate. […]

Four Seasons Resort and Residences in Vail sells for $121M

By EMILIE RUSCH | erusch@denverpost.com PUBLISHED: November 30, 2016 Image courtesy of CBRE The 134-room Four Seasons Resort and Residences in Vail sold for a record $121 million to a joint venture between New York-based Extell Development Company and Chinese firm Parkland Holdings. Vail’s Four Seasons Resort and Residences has traded hands for $121 million — just […]

It’s not your imagination: Colorado drivers are really bad, insurance study confirms

DUI, speeding less of an issue than failure to signal and running red lights   RJ Sangosti, The Denver Post Traffic stopped west bound Interstate 70 near Georgetown, Nov. 17, 2016. By ALDO SVALDI | asvaldi@denverpost.com PUBLISHED: December 1, 2016 Driving on Colorado’s roads can be a white-knuckle affair, and it isn’t just about traffic jams, […]

Tulo lists Glass House penthouse for $1M

AMY DIPIERRO NOVEMBER 29, 2016 The apartment is part of the Glass House complex, named for its floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking LoHi, the Rockies and the South Platte. (Courtesy LIV Sotheby’s) It probably wasn’t the best place to have a toss, anyway. Former Rockies star Troy Tulowitzki is selling a glass-enclosed penthouse a few blocks from […]

New winery taking shape in RiNo

BURL ROLETT NOVEMBER 28, 2016 Bigsby’s Folly will open next spring near the corner of 36th and Wazee streets in RiNo. (Burl Rolett) RiNo might not be Napa Valley. But that’s the point for a Denver couple working on a new winery in the fast growing neighborhood. Chad and Marla Yetka plan to launch Bigsby’s […]