Barnes and Noble ending its Pavilions chapter

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The bookstore at the Pavilions shopping center will come to an end later this year to make way for a Japanese fashion brand’s 27,000-square-foot Colorado debut.

Golden Triangle apartment property sold for $85M

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The nearly 300-unit apartment building on Ninth Avenue was sold last month to a local real estate firm that just debuted a new RiNo project and has a hand in another massive tower on Broadway.

Developer’s streak continues on Brighton

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The firm behind two new Natural Grocers sites has inked another deal – this time a $3.75 million buy of a lot on Brighton Boulevard in RiNo.

Bike startup victorious at $30K pitch contest

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A mountain bike maker’s third run at an annual startup competition has paid off, and now the company is looking at new models, increased production, and a larger space.

RiNo project building retail startup hub

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An unanticipated 50,000-square-foot land deal is leading to a new flurry of development in RiNo, where a developer is creating a marketplace of new retailers with plenty of open space.

Climbing gym taking hold in Stapleton

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A local couple is bringing Stapleton its first climbing gym with a $4 million project and hopes of scoring investment money at an upcoming startup competition.

Brewery’s big plan to double its beer flow

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A $2.6 million real estate purchase, major investments in new equipment, and a deal with a large distributor — that’s the route Denver Beer Co. is taking to spread its suds across the state and pump out twice as much beer.

Longtime lawyer starts mediation firm

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After stepping down from a large firm this summer, a local lawyer is launching into his own independent mediation business.