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Downturn Results in More Entrepreneurs

While the economic downturn has caused substantial hardships for many people, one unexpected trend has emerged from the crisis – a rise in the number of entrepreneurs in the U.S. The trend is a pronounced departure from previous economic downturns, when small business formation declined or grew only slightly. International consulting firm McKinsey & Company,

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multifamily housing

Multifamily Housing Outperforms Other Market Sectors

While the multifamily housing market was hit fairly hard during the COVID-19 downturn, it still performed better than most sectors and is expected to recover starting this year, which is good news at Miller’s Landing, a new multi-use development in Castle Rock, CO. A report from international real estate giant CBRE predicts a return to

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Migration to Suburbs Underway in Colorado

In Colorado we’re experiencing a migration of people moving out of Denver and into more suburban and rural areas, including Douglas County, long ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The migration to the suburbs is a nationwide trend, spurred in part by the ability to work from home along

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Commercial Offices Pose Fewer Security Risks

Remote Work Creates Security Risks for Companies It should come as no surprise that having employees work from home exposes a company to a host of security issues not present when employees work in commercial offices.  When working in a commercial office, employees generally use computers and other communication devices that are issued by the

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mixed-used Developments

C-PACE Passage to Help Mixed-Use Developments

Douglas County Approves C-PACE Program On March 9, 2021, the Douglas County, CO, Board of County Commissioners approved a resolution that authorizes the C-PACE program in the County, a decision Miller’s Landing, a new mixed-used development in Castle Rock, believes is the right move for the County to make. It is a win for citizens,

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Retail and Commercial Real Estate Trends in 2021

Last year was certainly a difficult year for retail and the commercial real estate sector in general. The major economic disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic shook retail to its core, led to major changes in buyer behavior and put on hold many planned commercial real estate development projects. What’s in store for 2021? Here

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Economic Reports Possibly Good News for Business Real Estate

Two recent economic reports provide a glimmer of hope for the economy and the business real estate sector in general.  Castle Rock Faring Better Than Most Communities The recently released Castle Rock Economic Development Council (EDC) 2020 Annual Report shows that Castle Rock, CO, has fared better than many other communities during the economic downturn.

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Safety Rating Makes Castle Rock a Best Place to Live

A new report from MoneyGeek named Castle Rock the safest small city in Colorado, which enhances the town’s already well-deserved reputation as one of the best places to live in the state. Analyzing Crime Statistics The MoneyGeek report, Hometown Safety: Calculating the Cost of Crime in America’s Small Cities and Towns, analyzed crime statistics to

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Denver Ranks High for Business Real Estate Development

A new report from real estate services firm CBRE ranks the Denver metro area as one of the nation’s premier markets for increased business real estate development in the future. Out of the top 50 metro markets in the U.S., the Denver area ranked sixth, behind Atlanta, Dallas, Phoenix, Orlando and Seattle. CBRE’s U.S. Development

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Outlook for Commercial Office Space is Cautiously Upbeat

A new report from the Urban Land Institute illustrates the impact the Covid-19 pandemic has had, and will continue to have, on commercial office space in the coming year. The report, titled Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2021, discusses the impact the Covid-19 pandemic will continue to have on the business world in the U.S.

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Commercial Office Space Still Vital

Despite all of the talk about remote work becoming the new normal and replacing the office, a recent survey of more than 2,000 office workers shows that commercial office space still has a valuable place in the modern world of work. Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) conducted the survey of office workers around the world late

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SmartTown Enhances Safety at Mixed-Use Development

Enhancing Public Health and Safety with Smart City Technology At Miller’s Landing, a new mixed-use development in Castle Rock, CO,  we’re actively looking at the role smart city technology can play to enhance public health, safety and security. We have engaged Layer 10 Consulting to assist with this effort, in part due to their unique

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