AAron Ontiveroz, The Denver Post Cumming, a cost estimating firm, is predicting that construction spending in metro Denver is headed for an 8 percent decline this year compared to 2018. The bottom isn’t dropping out, but metro Denver may have seen a peak to the run-up that began earlier this decade. This crane pictured was active in the River North neighborhood early last year.

AAron Ontiveroz, The Denver Post
Cumming, a cost estimating firm, is predicting that construction spending in metro Denver is headed for an 8 percent decline this year compared to 2018. The bottom isn’t dropping out, but metro Denver may have seen a peak to the run-up that began earlier this decade. This crane pictured was active in the River North neighborhood early last year.