Cherry Creek North Denver Colorado Highlights 9-29-15

Fall Wine Tasting – and More 80206
The Vineyard Wine Shop and Vinue Food and Wine Bar will provide an interesting variety of red and white wines for our tasting enjoyment. To finish the evening, Enstrom Candies will be offering their famous toffee and other sweets.  Full Article Here 

CCNNA Dines Out – Sweet Ginger 80206
Please come, socialize with your neighbors  & enjoy a selection of some of this  wonderful restaurant’s most popular dishes. Everything will be served family style so you may discover some new favorites.  Full Article Here 

Fall Wine Tasting 80206
Don’t miss this great fall event which is sure to sell out. We have just added an exciting new restaurant, Blue Island Oyster Bar, to our lineup of food sponsors.  Full Article Here

Cherry Creek Restaurants 80206
Just steps from 52 Cherry Creek North Restaurants, the JW Marriott is perfect for those seeking delicious coffee, hamburgers or fine dining. Cherry Creek has something for every flavor.  Full Article Here

Art Smart 80206
Art Smart is a week of educational experiences led by the galleries of Cherry Creek North. Join artists, dealers, experts and creators as they come together for one week of programs and offer insight into the world of art and answer questions about art of all forms.  Full Article Here

TruAmerica Partnership Acquires Cherry Creek Community 80206
This latest acquisition represents TruAmerica’s third joint venture with Investcorp and increases the firm’s Denver portfolio to more than 2,200 units.  Full Article Here

Cherry Creek Schools factor race into learning 80206
For years, the Cherry Creek School District has embraced the idea that race has to be part of the process in finding ways kids can learn. Bull knows discussing race can be difficult for school districts.  Full Article Here

Field hockey rankings: Cherry Creek, Golden join poll 80206
Cherry Creek and Golden have joined this week’s field hockey ranking.  Full Article Here

Cherry Creek North Denver Colorado Highlights 9-22-15

Incoming office project sends Cherry Creek North restaurant scrambling 80206
A Cherry Creek breakfast spot will crack its last egg later this month. Full Article Here

Cherry Creek vs. Jordan 80206
Cherry Creek (3-0) is the reigning 5A state titlist in Colorado. The Bruins earned their 10th-consecutive victory with a fiercely fought 7-6 win against state No. 2 Pomona (Arvada) last week. Full Article Here

Fruit-powered food chain hitting Cherry Creek North 80206
A California restaurant chain with a menu that features exotic fruits will open its first Colorado location in December, and it has two more locations planned through 2017. Full Article Here

Openings: Hosts, Servers, Bussers, and Pantry/Fry @Hapa Sushi Grill & Sake Bar-Cherry Creek North 80206
We are looking for enthusiastic people to join our Hapa family.  Hapa provides a fun, team oriented atmosphere filled with great cuisine and exciting people. We are hiring front of house and back of house positions. Full Article Here

Cherry Creek Theatre Presents the Regional Premier of SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM  80206
This “portrait on an artist” takes us through songs from his hit shows such as “West Side Story,” “Into the Woods” and “Sunday in the Park with George.” The show features archival and interview footage with the composer himself where he shares the inspirations, agonies and joys that have gone into creating over six decades of art. Full Article Here

Cherry Creek North Rezoning 80206
The Cherry Creek Area Plan outlines a vision for a connected, distinctive, green and prosperous Cherry Creek.  Achieving this vision requires that Denver update outdated zoning rules governing the development of properties within the business district bordered by University Boulevard, Colorado Boulevard, 3rd Avenue and 1st Avenue. Full Article Here

Incredible 2bdrm in the Heart of Cherry Creek North 80206
Luxury Laid Back Living in upscale neighborhood of Cherry Creek North. Located minutes from downtown Denver, this unique property offers affordable spacious options in spectacular area extraordinarily energy efficient, increased natural light, low flow fixtures, and in-unit washer and dryer. Full Article Here

Cherry Creek Announces Bicentennial Parade Winners 80206
Organizers of the bicentennial parade held recently in Cherry Creek have announced the winners in the various categories. Full Article Here

Cherry Creek North Denver Colorado Highlights 9-9-15

New Del Frisco’s opening in Cherry Creek 80206
Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group is interviewing to fill 120 jobs at its new Del Frisco’s Grille in Cherry Creek North, which is expected to open in late October. Full Article Here

Denver Multifamily Portfolio Captures Investors’ Imagination in Cherry Creek 80206
Grouped close together just five miles outside of Downtown Denver in the blossoming Glendale submarket, the apartment properties in the Cherry Creek Portfolio consist of Four Mile Flats, Park Point, Vantage Point, Infinity Flats and The Birch. Full Article Here

Powder mailed to Schools district office deemed nonhazardous in Cherry Creek 80206
The Cherry Creek Schools administration building was evacuated Tuesday because a suspicious piece of mail contained an unknown powder, district spokeswoman Tustin Amole said. Full Article Here

Plans for moving the neighborhood beyond retail in Cherry Creek North 80206
A number of retail, workplace and residential tasks nearing completion will rework Cherry Creek North from a client’s haven right into a reside, work and play vacation spot, in line with the enterprise enchancment district and builders. Full Article Here

JW Marriott: First Hotel to Install Cutting-Edge Interactive Guest Technology in Cherry Creek 80206
Last May, The JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek is pleased to announce that it has installed an innovative interactive guest engagement program that allows visitors to explore the hotel and its contemporary art collection through their mobile phone or tablet. Full Article Here

Cory-Merrill Luxury Home – New Construction UNDER CONTRACT!

View the virtual tour for 1124 S. Saint Paul St. Denver, Colorado 80210.  This home went under contract very quickly.  Call us to help you find one like it! 303-534-5000

When was the last time you walked into a luxury home and immediately felt a sense of comfort and a place you knew you wanted to call home? That is the overwhelming feeling you get as you enter this enchanting custom Tudor.  It has a warm and inviting, old world charm with a European flair. The house is filled with windows that provide warmth and natural lighting, amplifying the welcoming feeling of space. The open design throughout the home is accompanied by dark hardwood floors, and spectacular distressed timber and stone archways, enveloping the interior.

This house is perfect for the family who loves entertaining. The living room opens to both the front and back yards, for ease of movement. The formal dining room is situated off the living room but close to the kitchen, making hosting formal dinner parties sublime.  A stunning chandelier and distressed timber beams will give guests plenty to talk about, as they enjoy the meal you’ve prepared for them in your thoughtfully designed chef’s kitchen. The pristine kitchen is complete with top of the line stainless steel appliances that pop among the antiqued white cabinets, gorgeous slabs of stone countertops, and exposed brick walls.  You can enjoy your morning coffee or tea in the comfort of your kitchen’s cozy built-in window seating, overlooking the back yard.

For times you want to just enjoy the peace and quiet of your amazing house, you can retreat to the main floor study. You have plenty of space to build your own at-home library with floor to ceiling knotty alder bookcases.  Enjoy reading in the natural light and great views from the huge picture window overlooking the beautiful professionally landscaped front yard.

Upstairs you’ll find plenty of space for the entire family. Complete with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, along with an extra loft space that could be converted to meet the many different needs your family might have. Nursery?  Craft Room?  Fourth bedroom?  Second Study?  There are many options!  To add to the comfort of the house, the laundry room is located on the top floor, to avoid running up and down the stairs with loads of clothes.

The master suite will be your own tranquil get away from the hustle and bustle of life.  Enjoy quiet time in the sitting area complete with French doors that open to overlook the front yard. The spacious walk-in closet, offering custom built-ins, is off of the beautifully designed bathroom.  It is perfect for any couple to use simultaneously without getting in one another’s way.  After a stressful day you can unwind in the large jetted bathtub. The bathroom also has a separate shower, complete with duel shower heads.

The finished basement is an entertainer’s dream, offering a large family room ideal for hosting large groups of friends and family. Off of this space, there is a wet bar/kitchen area complete with dishwasher, mini fridge, and microwave. Your guests can feel welcome to stay the night in the spare bedroom with walk in closet and en suite bathroom.  And every single bedroom in this home has an en suite!  No one has to share.

When you’re not using the fantastic basement for entertaining you can use the workout room to stay in shape. The rubber flooring makes this room a great space to put your treadmill, elliptical, bike, or yoga mat.

This home is just south of Bonnie Brae and Belcaro, bordered by Washington Park and Observatory Park, only 5 minutes away from Cherry Creek North and all it has to offer!

Call today before for a showing before it’s sold!  Rachel Betz Colorado Real Estate 303-534-5000.

Cherry Creek North Denver Colorado Highlights 4-28-15

45th Annual Cherry Creek North Sidewalk Sale 80206
Sizzling deals, 4 days only. Get it while it’s haute! Shoponistas, mark your calendars!  It’s almost time to hit the pavement for the hottest deals in town. The 45th Annual Sidewalk Sale will take place July 16-19 and will feature amazing deals from nearly 80 Cherry Creek North boutiques and businesses. Sidewalk Sale Hours 10a – 5p Thurs/Fri/Sat and 11a – 5p Sun Hours may vary by store.  Source

The Latest Updates for the Cherry Creek North Arts Festival 2015 80206
All the latest can be found here!  Don’t forget to mark your calendars for this awesome art extravaganza in Cherry Creek North over the 4th of July holiday weekend.   Official Site & Details

Wizard’s Chest store leaving Cherry Creek 80206
Sad, but true.  Cherry Creek North has become unaffordable for The Wizard’s Chest after 33 years.  They are moving to Broadway, just south of 6th Avenue.  Full Article

Bicycle Meet Up in Cherry Creek North 80206
Offered by Yelp!, this meetup group helps you enjoy the Cherry Creek North shopping district from your bicycle, with stops at various Cherry Creek North restaurants, cyclists can receive special offers/discounts and giveaways. We only got wind of this meetup after it was hosted, but stay tuned here for future meetups!  More Information

Don’t Sweat It! Cherry Creek North Hosts Free Fitness Festivities 80206
Cherry Creek North hosted the Spring Shape-Up Fitness Fashion Show & Expo on Sun., April 26 on Fillmore Plaza. Denver’s premier shopping district will feature spring and summer workout wear from Cherry Creek Dance, Lucy, PrAna, and Title Nine. Complete Details


Stunning Luxury Townhome Just SOLD in Cherry Creek North | Denver Colorado

We just SOLD another fabulous property in the boutique Saint John’s Gardens development in Cherry Creek North.  This stunning project is truly a Sanctuary in the City!  As you walk to the front door, you know this is a special place.  With views unparalleled in Cherry Creek North, the fabulous gated courtyard, sculpted gardens, and outdoor fountains create a peaceful ambiance, before you even get to the gorgeous antique Italian entry doors.

Once inside, the open and inviting floor plan captures the essence of luxurious living.  The European gourmet kitchen boasts an Aga Range, Libherr Refrigerator, wine refrigerator, trash compactor, microwave drawer, and shiny granite countertops.  Throughout the rest of the home, you’ll find travertine and marble flooring, hand troweled walls, private elevator, solid cherry wood staircase treads and risers, central air, and secure underground parking and storage.

Located just ten minutes from downtown and steps from the Cherry Creek North Shopping District, this home truly has it all!  World class shopping, art and design centers, state-of-the-art yoga and fitness facilities and all the luxury of Cherry Creek is within easy reach.  World class skiing, biking, and the beauty of the mountains are minutes away. Our clients will certainly be happy here for many years to come!

Are you looking for your next fabulous home in Cherry Creek North?  This modern stunner is 1 block away from Saint John’s Gardens, located at 557 Columbine St. Denver, Colorado 80206, and is AVAILBLE FOR SALE!  Call us today for your personal property tour.

Rachel Betz is an award-winning real estate sales associate who specializes in the Denver, Colorado metro real estate market.  She can help you find the home of your dreams too!  Connect with Rachel Betz Real Estate on Facebook. Call her directly for all your real estate needs at 303-534-5000.


Cherry Creek North Denver Colorado Highlights 4-16-15

Condos May be Developed in Cherry Creek North 80206
The Pauls Corporation filed a zone change application that would permit construction of a twelve story condominium building in the Cherry Creek North neighborhood of east central Denver. The project would be the second phase of a mixed-use development on East 1st Avenue between Steele and St. Paul streets. The Pauls Corporation is currently completing work on the first phase, an eight-story office building to be anchored by First Bank. If the rezoning is approved by Denver City Council the second phase at 149 Steele Street would contain 56 condominium units.  Reference Document

Month of Photography: Denver Collage Club in Cherry Creek North 80206
The Denver Collage Club is hosting a self-titled group show through May at the Robert Anderson Gallery in Cherry Creek North, in conjunction with the Month of Photography.  Full Article

7th Annual Cherry Creek North Food & Wine Festival 80206
Mark your calendars for this delicious event on August 8th and purchase your tickets now  Full Details

Denver’s “Growing Pains” 80206
Cherry Creek North noted in this article about the development explosion throughout the Denver metro area.  Full Real Estate & Development Article

Harman’s Eat & Drink 80206
5280 Magazine lunch  article on Cherry Creek North restaurant  Full Article

Story on Developer Randy Nichols (developed Clayton Lane in Cherry Creek North)
Story on developer Randy Nichols, his life & business, past & present  Full Article

Restaurant Roundup in Cherry Creek North 80206
The Westword Magazine’s compilation of new & coming soon restaurants in Cherry Creek North  Full Article

Hotel Rates Skyrocket 80206
In Cherry Creek North and the broader Denver metro area, vacancies are at an all-time low, and the hotel industry is booming.  Full Article

Tattered Cover Book Store Owner to Retire (originally located in Cherry Creek North) 80206
Joyce Meskis, owner of the Tattered Cover chain of bookstores, will retire within two years, turning the business over to book industry veterans Len Vlahos and Kristen Gilligan.  Full Article

JUST SOLD! Exquisite Condo in Cherry Creek North

A condominium was just purchased by one of our clients who now owns quite a fantastic property in a prime Cherry Creek location! This 1672 square foot condo includes two spacious bedrooms, three bathrooms and sits in a prime location in Cherry Creek North. It was recently totally renovated and comes complete with a brand new kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite counter-tops, a new bathroom with sleek finishes and gorgeous new hardwood floors.

Located just ten minutes from downtown, this condo has it all!  World class shopping, art and design centers, state-of-the-art yoga and fitness facilities and all the luxury of Cherry Creek are within easy reach.  This home is literally within a block of the Cherry Creek Shopping District and is within easy walking distance to all the fine shops, gourmet restaurants and fantastic entertainment that Cherry Creek North has to offer!

Rachel Betz is an award-winning real estate sales associate who specializes in the Denver, Colorado metro real estate market and she can help you find the home of your dreams too!  Connect with Rachel Betz Real Estate on Facebook. Call her directly for all your real estate needs at 303-534-5000.  Our Buyer Specialist, Kathie Baratta assisted our Buyers in finding this terrific place to call home!



Cherry Creek North Denver Colorado Highlights 3-5-15

Gnat Original Jewelry Design to Open a Second Location in Cherry Creek North
The new store is set to open at the new mixed use project located at 250 Columbine, and will be professionally designed.  Full Article

Fitness On Fillmore: Cherry Creek North Partners With American Heart Association In Denver 80206
Workout and SWEAT this Friday as Cherry Creek North get fit!  With a full schedule, give it your all for your health, and for a good cause!  Full Article

Two new restaurants to open at 250 Columbine in Cherry Creek North 80206
Blue Island Seafood & Oyster Bar and SOL Mexican Cocina are coming to 250 Columbine, the mixed-use development now under construction in Cherry Creek North, offering condos and a small amount of retail shops and restaurants.  Full Article

Men’s retailer Andrisen Morton expanding Cherry Creek store 80206
Andrisen Morton, a high-end men’s clothing retailer in Cherry Creek North will remodel and expand its store at the intersection of Third Avenue and St. Paul Street.  Full Article

Construction Starts on Cherry Creek North Hotel 80206
BMC Investments and Sage Hospitality began construction on a $70 million hotel at 245 Columbine Street in the Cherry Creek North neighborhood. The 155-room hotel is being built on the site of the Case Building, which once contained a US Post Office branch. The seven-story hotel, which has not yet been named, will also include street level retail space.  Full Real Estate Article

Cherry Creek Schools To Begin and End the School Year Early Full Article

Canadian Company Buys Lugano Cherry Creek 80231
Toronto-based Brass Enterprises bought Lugano Cherry Creek, a 328-unit apartment community at East Iliff Avenue and South Emporia Street in southeast Denver. The property was sold by GenCap Partners for $67 million, or about $204,000 per unit. The seller was represented by HFF.  Full Real Estate Article

Price Reduced to $1,825,000 on this Stunning Modern Cherry Creek North Home!

PRICE JUST REDUCED – Now $1,825,000!

See the virtual tour and all of the gorgeous images for 557 Columbine St, Denver, CO 80206.

This STUNNING MODERN single family home in Cherry Creek North is a must see!  With its exquisite, large open floor plan and dramatic stairway, you will be dazzled by the contemporary styling of this beautiful city respite. The gourmet kitchen boasts fine finishes throughout along with chic & organic fossilized stone counter tops.  Enjoy floor to ceiling walls of windows that allow for the rooms to be enveloped in natural light!  This home was designed with closets from top to bottom that allow for a future residential elevator.  Outside, you will find several outdoor decks and a low maintenance back yard. The location doesn’t get better than this!  It is on a quiet street – not a through street, within 2.5 blocks from the best part of Cherry Creek North – Whole Foods, Hillstone, Starbucks, and all the the west side has to offer.

Don’t miss out on this oasis in the city!  This luxurious home exudes a feeling of upscale tranquility and ease. Experience living in vibrant Cherry Creek North. Captivating, bright & open ambiance, sophisticated entertaining spaces, and pure & simple outdoor living. NOTHING CAN COMPARE.

If you appreciate QUALITY and FINE DESIGN, you will LOVE this home!

Located just ten minutes from downtown, this home has it all!  World class shopping, art and design centers, state-of-the-art yoga and fitness facilities and all the luxury of Cherry Creek is within easy reach.  World class skiing, biking, and the beauty of the mountains are minutes away.  This custom home offers almost 4,500 finely finished sqft.  Why say yes? The striking exterior, polished interior, organic finishes, clean lines, and complete feeling of tranquility!

Call Rachel Betz for more details and your private showing before it’s too late! 303-534-5000