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WORDS Continued from page 9                               the University of Colorado, which now borders the East side
                                                                  of the Nevada corridor, the city plans to go ahead with a multi-
        Dickey’s, etc.).   From a small start in 1954 to a worldwide   year improvement plan for an additional two mile stretch of
        chain today, it takes about $2.5 million to start up a single store.    the corridor.  Plans call for housing, stores, restaurants, hotels,
        With over 7,000 stores today, they serve a variety of Tex-Mex   conversion of the old Greyhound Race Track into a commercial
        foods, including tacos, burritos, quesadillas, nachos, other spe-  complex and redevelopment of the old Kmart shopping center
        cialty items.  On the southeast quadrant of InterQuest, across   at Fillmore to include retail, office, restaurants and more.  There
        from the New Life Church, a 264-unit apartment project is un-  is a long way to go to accomplish this, but in 10 years, we will
        der construction and two more projects (324 and 280 units) are   not recognize the area.
        in planning across the way.

                                                                  DENVER  –  After  four  years  of  development,  the  MORN-
                                      On  the  southwest  corner                                       INGSTAR  at
                                      of InterQuest and Voyag-                                         RIDGEGAG-
                                      er, the first building of the                                     TE independent
                                      InterQuest  Commons  de-                                         living  facility
                                      velopment is in place with                                       opened in Janu-
                                      façade  and  interior  work                                      ary.    The  $56
                                      underway.    Plans  for  the                                     million  5-story
                                      site  include  a  four-story,   senior living center provides 124 independent living suites with
                                      87- room Holiday Inn Ex-    penthouses as large as 1,838 square feet, 71 two-bedroom, two-
        press that is planned for completion next year.  Other buildings   bathe assisted living suites and 29 secured suites for memory
        to start shortly are a mix of stores, restaurant, a bank, and a car   impaired residents.  The 265,000 square foot structure includes
        wash.                                                     a restaurant, cafes, art studio, theater, lounge courtyard, fitness
                                                                  center and a pool, which comes at a starting monthly rent of
        Perhaps the most interesting real estate news for the Springs is   $3,075.  The neighborhood includes the super Target, a variety
        the January announcement that based on the successful initial   of shops, the cultural center and library and the nearby Sky-
        rejuvenation of North Nevada Ave as witnessed by the Kohl’s,   Ridge Hospital.
        Lowes, Costco anchored University Village and the growth of

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