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Commercial and Residential Real Estate Developers in Denver, Colorado2019-05-31T10:42:37+00:00
About

GM Development: Commercial, Residential, Infill Real Estate Developers

GM Development is known as a neighborhood pioneer and is respected as one of Colorado’s premier real estate owner-manager-developers with an extensive portfolio of residential properties. Founded and headed by Ben Gearhart and Charles Moore, GM Development is setting new standards in the real estate industry and has developed a reputation for superior quality and design. We pride ourselves in providing clients and investors with a unique, cost effective product with superior design and materials.

GM Development Headquarters

2079 W. 44th Ave.
Denver, CO 80211
p: 303.747.3320
f: 720.324.5069
info@gmdevco.com

Team

Ben Gearhart, Principal

Ben Gearhart, GM Development Principal

Ben Gearhart is an experienced, knowledgeable, active real estate broker/investor/developer at GM Development in Denver, Colorado. Leveraging his expertise in the rapidly evolving market, Ben empowers clients with the education and guidance needed to achieve their real estate investment goals. His background in real estate finance/development and sharp negotiation skills contribute to his track record of creating value add opportunities.

Ben entered the real estate and finance business in 2008, and later teamed up with fellow Iowa native and childhood friend Charles Moore. With a shared affinity for real estate and real estate finance, they founded Gearhart Moore Holdings LLC, a privately held real estate investment company, in 2011. In 2014, Ben and Chuck formed GM Development to provide clients and investors with a unique, cost effective product with superior design and materials.

Ben earned his business degree in Operations Management/Marketing from the University of Colorado Boulder, and is a member of the Junior Achievement Rocky Mountain, University of Colorado Alumni, and Colorado Eagle Scouts.

Charles E. Moore, Principal

Charles Moore, GM Development Principal

Real estate professional/investor/developer Charles “Chuck” Moore is passionate about helping clients navigate the complex world of buying, selling, financing, and developing real estate. His client-centered approach is based on what is best for the client not what yields the highest commission. With his proven ability to find solutions and experience closing with a vast range of sellers, Chuck gives clients an expert advantage. This coupled with exemplary guidance and customer service has resulted in business based on nearly 100% referral.

With a father in real estate, Chuck became interested in real estate at an early age. He entered mortgage finance in 2007, and teamed up with fellow Iowa native and childhood friend Ben Gearhart in 2008. With a shared affinity for real estate and finance, they founded Gearhart Moore Holdings LLC, a privately held real estate investment company, in 2011. In 2014, Chuck and Ben formed GM Development to provide clients and investors with a unique, cost effective product with superior design and materials.

Chuck earned his B.A. in Economics and Business, and a Certificate of Entrepreneurship, from the University of Iowa. He is a board member of the SoLa Metro District, and a member of the University of Iowa Alumni.

Jeanelle Valdez, Project Manager

Jeanelle Valdez, GM DevelopmentProject and Office Manager

Jeanelle Valdez has been with GM Development since April 2014. As Project Manager, she is involved with all components of GM Development from planning to completion of a project. Her role requires managing interdisciplinary teams in order to create an appealing final product for the market. Jeanelle supervises all phases of the development plan, including entity formation, land entitlement, accounting and legal requirements. A crucial component of Jeanelle’s work is the coordination with various city departments to ensure that a project is completed on time and on budget.

Jeanelle is a Denver native who currently resides in Arvada with her husband, Joel, two young children, Beckham and Penelope, and her two dogs.

Projects
News

Beautiful New Construction Townhomes in Sunnyside

All units are 3 bed / 3 bath / 2 car garage with rooftop deck overlooking downtown and the front range. Anderson 100 Windows, KitchenAid Appliance Package, all 3 bedrooms on 2nd level and beautiful modern finishes throughout. GM Development has a reputation for putting out some of the most [...]

GM Development Sells Historic Denver Building for $6.25M

For the first time, a building in Denver leased to hospitality startup Sonder has sold. JDSM 630 16th LLC purchased the 20-unit property at 630 E. 16th Ave., which Sonder operates as a hotel dubbed The Essex, for $6.25 million, according to public records. The purchasing entity was formed by [...]

630 E. 16th Ave. – 16th Avenue & Washington Street

An apartment building on the corner of 16th Avenue and Washington Street, historically known as the Essex Apartments and more recently as the Denver International Hostel, is getting the treatment it deserves after years of neglect. Denver-based GM Development recognized the gem-in-the-rough and purchased the property for $2.1 million, according [...]

Lease space for your business with GM Development!

Two of our new construction commercial properties are in progress and have available space for lease. 4337 Tennyson has 2772 sf of first level retail, office or restaurant space available for lease. 4402 Umatilla also has first level space available with 1200 sf of space. Both spaces are $29/SF NNN [...]