Register for Land & Development Conference

If you’re involved in Colorado real estate, you know how difficult it is to keep up with key issues such as land-demand projections, navigating the entitlement process and major infrastructure projects along the Front Range.  On the morning of Tuesday, September 17, the Colorado Real Estate Journal along with NAIOP and Cassidy Turley will bring… Read more »

Leading O&G Voices to Speak at Energy Summit

Colorado’s oil and gas forecast keeps getting better.  Denver was ranked the third oil and gas city in the world.  Northern Colorado has emerged as one of the nation’s premiere centers for energy development according to the Northern Colorado Business Report.  The leading voices in oil and gas will come together for the Energy Summit on July 16 at The… Read more »

Key to Senior Housing – Give Them Community

By Noah Nemmers, PE “Over the next 25 years, seniors will double in number to 70 million and represent 20 percent of the population – a first in the United States.” – Ecumen With stats like these, no wonder Colorado’s largest gathering of senior housing developers, investors, operators, brokers, lenders and real estate professionals turned… Read more »

Supporting Greeley Central High School

Greeley Central High School is known for its tradition of excellence.  Baseline is proud to contribute to it by supporting the Lady Wildcats Tennis Team.  These athletes are working as hard in the classroom as they are on the tennis court.  We look forward to hearing great news from a team that says it’s “engineered to do one more Baseline to net”.… Read more »

Rigzone Ranks Denver #3 Oil & Gas City in World

Earning exceptionally high marks for unconventional oil and gas activity, number of potential jobs and quality of personal life, Denver earned slot three on Rigzone’s Ranking of the Top 10 Oil and Gas Cities in the World. Denver was the only U.S. city to make the list. Dubai, United Arab Emirates earned the top slot… Read more »

Party for Parks Connects Children to Great Outdoors

It’s amazing the average child spends only seven minutes a day outdoors.  What’s even more amazing is that this statistic applies to Colorado, a state where the outdoors is everything!  Due to the benefits outside activity gives to curtailing conditions such as obesity, diabetes and heart disease–and the potential health-care costs associated with them–Jeffco Outdoors Foundation… Read more »

Supplying Oil Boom with Affordable Housing

By Rick Behning, PE First, the good news — the oil industry is boosting Williston, North Dakota’s economy.  Now, the bad news — workers inside and outside the industry are having a tough time affording the high prices on a limited housing supply.  What’s the answer?  Baseline’s project, Fendee Estates, has one underway.   This planned rural and residential… Read more »

Civil Engineers Rank #26 in 100 Best Jobs

By Noah Nemmers, PE U.S. News 100 Best Jobs of 2013 ranks occupations offering a strong combination of employment opportunity, salary, work-life balance and security. Civil Engineers earned slot #26 on the list. According to the report, a main reason is that the Bureau of Labor Statistics is projecting a healthy employment growth of 19.4… Read more »

Time Ticking to Comply with Floodplain Rules

By Chris Rundall, PE, LEED AP In an effort to increase public safety and reduce flood losses across the state, the Colorado Water Conservation Board (CWCB) issued new floodplain rules and regulations on January 14, 2011. These rules were built off the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) rules to provide uniform standards for regulating floodplains… Read more »

Demystifying the ALTA Survey

by Aaron Demo, PLS Professional Land Surveyors are constantly helping clients understand what they need when they say “survey”.  Surveys can range from Improvement Location Certificates (“ILCs”) to the infamous “ALTA Surveys”. Surveys are generally subject to state and local regulations, but can vary dramatically.  The ALTA survey is unique because it is governed by… Read more »