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building is anticipated for completion in late 2018, and the residential building is expected to open in 2019.
The John Buck Company is finalizing pricing on two additional buildings: a residential building and an office building that will
likely break ground later this year. The affordable housing component of the project - a private-public partnership in conjunction
with Boulder Housing Partners - will likely break ground later in
2018. The sixth and final building of the project will break ground
next year, Degenaars says.
The company is acting as both development and construction
manager on the project. The general contractor is Chicago-based
W.E. O'Neil Construction.
S'Park is located on a seven-acre former lumberyard location
near a new 300,000-square-foot Google campus that made it a
highly attractive development opportunity for The John Buck
Company. The project is also located near other major office parks
and employment centers.
"The Boulder market fits the mold of many of the markets
we're in - there's good job growth including in the technology
sector, excellent infrastructure and it's attracting millennials,"
With many opportunities on the horizon, The John Buck Company aims to focus on luxury
residential projects in the coming years.
project types," Principal of Residential Management Rosemary
Luxury residential projects in particular will be a focus for the
The John Buck Company in the next few years. "There are so many
opportunities for us in high-end residential properties," she says.
"We will be going wherever we will see the best returns." )
John Buck Co.'s other upcoming major projects include a 586-unit
apartment complex with 11,000 square feet of ground floor retail
space at 845 W. Madison St. in Chicago's West Loop neighborhood.
The company continues to pursue new opportunities in Chicago and elsewhere. "We're being nimble, recognizing where
our markets are going and developing different asset classes and
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