"Emerging Colorado Real Estate Trends, Planning, & Development" - A 2018 Special Report: Denver Monthly Meeting

March 14, 2018 @ 5:45 pm – 8:30 pm
PPA Event Center
2105 Decatur St
Denver, CO 80211
Free to Members & First Time Guests. Subsequent meetings are $25 per individual
Sandra Haworth

How are the dynamics of local markets affecting purchase price, after repair value, and potential rent costs?


Local experts will help us take a look back at the first quarter to see how the market performed and what to expect in the coming months. We will examine market indicators, learn about planning and development projects in the works, and hear how CDOT, jobs, and industry growth can affect the real estate market.


Market Expert Panel:

David Gaspers:  AICP, Principal City Planner for the City and County of Denver, Colorado,

David A. Gaspers has focused on transportation planning, transit-oriented development, and walkable urbanism for the past 11 years.  He received his Master’s degree in Community and Regional Planning from the University of Nebraska and has managed transportation, transit, and station area plan projects in both Denver and Fort Worth, Texas.   David was the project manager for Transit Oriented Denver, the City’s TOD Strategic Plan, and has spoken across the country about how to prioritize and implement TOD.  He is currently the project manager for the update to Blueprint Denver, the city’s integrated land use and transportation plan that provides citywide policy direction on growth and development.

Lynn Myers:  Senior Vice President, Denver South Economic Development Partnership

Lynn Myers is Senior Vice President of the Denver South Economic Development Partnership (Denver South EDP).  The Denver South EDP is an organization of government and business leaders committed to the economic vitality and sustainability of the Denver South region.  Prior to joining Denver South EDP in 2007, Lynn served as an Arapahoe County Commissioner for seven years.  She is the past chair of the Centennial Airport Board and the E-470 Public Highway Authority Board.

Lynn was recognized nationally as one of the 50 Top Economic Developers of 2014 by Consultants Connects and received the Economic Development Council of Colorado top award in 2015.

Charles Roberts:  President, Your Castle Real Estate & Shorewood Real Estate

Charles is a registered appraiser, licensed Realtor, and a former loan officer. He has invested in Denver real estate for the past 19 years, completing dozens of fix-up projects along the way, and currently manages his own portfolio of properties in metro Denver. His specialty is helping investors buy cash flow properties.

He was a Board Director at  Denver Metro Association of Realtors from 2009-2014 and Chair of their Professional Development & Education Committee. Currently, He is the chair of the Education Committee for the commercial broker Colorado/Wyoming Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) Chapter.

This is a free event for members & first time guests. Subsequent meetings are $25 per individual. 


5:45pm - Registration opens

6:30pm - Sharing Success / Haves & Wants

7:00pm - Main Meeting

8:30pm - End of Main Meeting

8:31pm - Join us for ICOR After Hours following the main meeting - the best place to find a deal!

All the best and see you there!