Tagged: small business

Wildfires worsen housing crunch in famously costly Bay Area

Wildfires worsen housing crunch in famously costly Bay Area

Even before fire wiped out the home she rented for 17 years, Suzanne Finzell had thought about leaving this city on the edge of the San Francisco Bay Area because of rising prices. A spike in housing and other living costs had driven her friends to Nevada and Oregon.

Meet the mastermind behind a new era of retail in Olde Town Arvada

Meet the mastermind behind a new era of retail in Olde Town Arvada

At only 36 years old, with no previous experience in retail ownership, Scott Spears has welcomed four new stores to the city’s downtown in less than 10 years, and is working on unveiling a fifth.

Small businesses learn how to get a piece of Colorado’s multi-billion dollar development pie

Small businesses learn how to get a piece of Colorado’s multi-billion dollar development pie

The inaugural Colorado Small Business Collaboration Conference, held Thursday in Denver, brought constriction industry professionals and state, local and federal agencies together to discuss transportation oriented opportunities.

Small businesses learn how to get a piece of Colorado’s multi-billion dollar development pie

Small businesses learn how to get a piece of Colorado’s multi-billion dollar development pie

The inaugural Colorado Small Business Collaboration Conference, held Thursday in Denver, brought constriction industry professionals and state, local and federal agencies together to discuss transportation oriented opportunities.

New tower fuels concerns over changing face of San Francisco

New tower fuels concerns over changing face of San Francisco

More than 60 stories above the ground, construction workers climb makeshift stairs and cross narrow steel planks to put the finishing touches on Salesforce Tower, now San Francisco’s tallest building.

New tower fuels concerns over changing face of San Francisco

New tower fuels concerns over changing face of San Francisco

More than 60 stories above the ground, construction workers climb makeshift stairs and cross narrow steel planks to put the finishing touches on Salesforce Tower, now San Francisco’s tallest building.

Colorado’s growth spurs government land grabbing – and it’s getting expensive

Colorado’s growth spurs government land grabbing – and it’s getting expensive

As Colorado’s economy grows and property values rise, the state is starting major construction projects: namely the I-70 project and the National Western Center, in addition to a host of others. These projects are causing a swell in eminent domain acquisition and expensive negotiations for governing agencies.

Colorado’s growth spurs government land grabbing – and it’s getting expensive

Colorado’s growth spurs government land grabbing – and it’s getting expensive

As Colorado’s economy grows and property values rise, the state is starting major construction projects: namely the I-70 project and the National Western Center, in addition to a host of others. These projects are causing a swell in eminent domain acquisition and expensive negotiations for governing agencies.

Englewood’s Final Fridays seen as sign of a city’s emerging ‘cool’

Englewood’s Final Fridays seen as sign of a city’s emerging ‘cool’

Englewood’s South Broadway business are hosting monthly Final Fridays to ‘wake up’ the city with art, music and food, drink and merchandise specials.