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Charter Communications signs huge lease, plans 800 jobs

Charter Communications signs huge lease, plans 800 jobs

Molly Armbrister and Greg Avery, Denver Business Journal. Charter Communications Inc. will lease 306,000 square feet in the third and final phase of Village Center Station in Greenwood Village, and the company said it plans to add 800 jobs in the area. Charter’s lease kicks off development of the 12-story tower, which will be 100 percent […]

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Denver embraces West Coast feel for better, worse

Denver embraces West Coast feel for better, worse

Colorado Real Estate Journal. People and jobs are migrating to the Mile High City at record pace, resulting in an expanding skyline, revived urban neighborhoods, growth of knowledgebased industries and skyrocketing housing costs. It is clear the city is transforming, but into what? And, is it for the better? I often hear people remark that Denver is becoming more like a coastal market. There […]

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Colorado moves up on CNBC’s ‘Top States for Business’ list

Colorado moves up on CNBC’s ‘Top States for Business’ list

DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL – Colorado has moved up on CNBC’s list of America’s top states for business, according to the cable channel’s annual ranking of the states. Colorado, which landed at No. 4 last year, has moved up to No. 3 for attracting business and jobs. The state was tied for No. 8 in 2014 […]

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For many Denver millennials, not saving for a home may be a choice, not just student debt
By May 26, 2016 Read More →

For many Denver millennials, not saving for a home may be a choice, not just student debt

Caitlin Hendee, Digital Producer / Social Engagement Manager. Denver Business Journal. Higher-income, college-educated millennials (with or without debt) save a lower percentage of their incomes towards a home than those with no degree and lower incomes. That’s the finding in a new report released Monday by Seattle-based Apartment List, suggesting that at least some of the extended […]

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Danish firm that rates online companies is opening Denver office

Danish firm that rates online companies is opening Denver office

Ben Miller, Contributing Write, Denver Business Journal.  A Danish company that provides online reviews of companies said it’s opening a new Denver office. Trustpilot, which says it has 15 million consumer reviews of 120,000 businesses, said it will open a Denver office on May 1 in the new WeWork in the LoHi district of Denver. By […]

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More millennials moving to Denver, says report

More millennials moving to Denver, says report

By Ben Miller, Contributing Writer, Denver Business Journal.  Only two other U.S. cities are attracting more millennials moving in than Denver, according to a new report. According to the 2016 Mayflower Mover Insights Study, only Dallas and Chicago attracted more millennials moving in than Denver. Without providing specific numbers, the report indicated that Denver outdrew cities like […]

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Colorado adds 5,200 jobs; unemployment lowest since 2001
By March 16, 2016 Read More →

Colorado adds 5,200 jobs; unemployment lowest since 2001

By Mark Harden. News Director, Denver Business Journal.  Colorado added 5,200 payroll jobs in January from the previous month, and the state’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.2 percent, its lowest level since 2001, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment reported Monday. Unemployment in Colorado decreased by 3/10ths of a percentage point from December’s level and was down […]

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2016 Economic Forecast for Metro Denver

2016 Economic Forecast for Metro Denver

Report by Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation. Metro Denver experienced job growth in each supersector except information in 2015, leading to a gain of 48,400 jobs across the seven-county area. This employment growth rate of 3.2 percent was well above the nation and the state. In 2016, job gains will continue to be broad-based. Two of […]

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Denver rated best place to live in U.S.

Denver rated best place to live in U.S.

Caitlin Hendee, Digital Producer & Social Engagement Manager, Denver Business Journal.  What was once the best-kept secret of the mountain West region is now a place that has people scrambling in droves to get here. Denver is the best place in the entire nation to live, according toU.S. News & World Report’s inaugural “Best Places to Live” […]

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Median rental rates vary by $100s across city

Median rental rates vary by $100s across city

Three years ago, about 30 percent of renters in the Denver area paid rents below $1,000. That number now sits at 11 percent, as of the last Multifamily Housing Council survey. While rent increases are widespread, not all neighborhoods are experiencing the same effects as the macro environment. Using 21,000 available apartments listed on Zumper […]

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