Economic and Demographic Research

Development Research Partners provides research in support of business and community activities, ranging from community profiles to evaluating and forecasting economic and market conditions.

Industry Studies

Development Research Partners prepares specialized research projects including industry cluster research, industry trends analysis, and strategic competitive analysis.

Fiscal and Economic Impact Analysis

Development Research Partners provides comprehensive custom analysis and analytical tools to evaluate and forecast site-specific real estate and business activities and government cost and benefit impacts.

Real Estate and Public Finance Economics

Development Research Partners provides analysis and strategy for infill redevelopment, adaptive reuses, and property development including market and feasibility studies, public investment analysis, and public-private partnering opportunities.

Representative Clients

Development Research Partners has completed or is currently involved in a variety of projects for public and private sector clients. A sampling of clients includes:

Economic Development

  • Aurora Economic Development Council
  • Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade
  • Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
  • Denver South Economic Development Partnership
  • Downtown Denver Partnership
  • Jefferson Economic Development Corp.
  • Metro Denver Economic Development Corp.
  • Montrose Economic Development Corp.


  • City and County of Broomfield, CO
  • Castle Rock Downtown Alliance
  • City of Centennial, CO
  • Cherry Creek North Business Improvement District
  • City of Commerce City, CO
  • City and County of Denver, CO
  • Denver International Airport
  • Douglas County, CO
  • Golden Urban Renewal Authority
  • Kansas State University
  • City of Northglenn, CO
  • City of Westminster, CO

Private and Non-Profit Organizations

  • Community Builders
  • Consumers Energy
  • ICF International
  • Invenergy LLC
  • Lend Lease Communities
  • Regional Transportation District (RTD)
  • Sterling Ranch LLC
  • Tri-State Generation and Transmission
  • Trihydro Corp.
  • University of Denver