Buildings up to eight storeys across the street from the ballpark – but no taller than the stands at Coors Field – can be developed.
The owner of a 0.29-acre parking lot at 2000 Blake St. has asked the city to remodel it to allow such a project.
FB2000 Blake Street LLC, which is affiliated with Fillmore Property Group, a subsidiary of San Francisco-based Fillmore Capital Partners, purchased the property in 2019 for $4.4 million, according to public records.
As of Monday, no redevelopment plan had been submitted to the city for the property.
But in the rezoning application, the owners state that any given project will have at least two levels of retail space and they are working with the city’s Department of Housing Sustainability to provide about 12 percent of the people in any given residential units on the area’s average. be restricted to make up 80 percent of the income. ,
This is currently $56,000 annually for an individual in Denver.
“The proposed mixed-use development will enhance the neighborhood through high-quality urban design, preserve the authenticity of the ballpark and adjacent neighborhood, and celebrate history, architecture and culture,” the owner said in the zoning application.
Calls to Fillmore Capital Partners were not immediately returned Monday.
A city council committee is scheduled to consider the rezoning application on Tuesday.
In 2019, at the same time that Fillmore bought the Blake Street lot, it paid a combined $13.3 million for the 1937, 1941 and 1949 Market St. Later new tenants were found for the buildings.