Apartment developers see dollar signs in Denver

City's 'cool' factor drives inmigration, job growth

In 2011, Chris Cowan, a senior associate broker with Apartment Realty Advisors in Denver, Colo., completed 10 land sales, and his pipeline is already stuffed with potential deals for about the same amount of transactions this year 2012. All the land will be going to multifamily projects.

Denver is quickly becoming an apartment kind of town.