Rick Taylor, Construction Manager of Blue Spruce Constructors, LLC, has 35 years of experience in the real estate construction and development industry. While attending school at the University of Colorado at Boulder and Denver, Rick learned various trades in the construction field while earning the respect of his peers as an honest and hardworking individual. He worked in the construction field as a framer and supervisor before starting his own framing company. Over the next 10 years, Rick grew MTB Construction and Investment Corp. to be the largest turnkey framing company in Colorado.
In 1986, Rick moved his family to Las Vegas where he worked as the Division Manager for a major home builder. He went on to serve as the Vice President of Construction for Distinctive Homes, developing and constructing single-family, multi-family and commercial projects. In 1996, Rick moved back to Colorado where he developed, constructed and managed multi-family and commercial projects from start to finish. He handled land purchasing, entitlements, development, construction, close outs and warranties.
Rick is an ICBO Class-A Certified Contractor. He has a Class-A Contractors License in Colorado Springs. Rick also has extensive experience in development and construction of a multitude of product types including: lot development, single-family tract and custom home development and construction, multi-family development including apartments, townhouses, condominiums, mini storage and new and remodeled commercial and tenant finish projects.
Rick has completed several office, condo and commercial tenant projects. He recently completed 930 multi-family residential units with combined market capitalization in excess of $78,000,000. Other projects include: The Pines at Castle Rock, the Aspen Ridge project in Aurora, Colorado, and the Villas at Park West. Other projects include Stetson Ridge Condominiums, Murray Boulevard Condominiums, single family homes, Lawrence St. Townhomes and various commercial improvements in Downtown Colorado Springs–most notably, the Wyndham Grand Boutique Hotel.
Blue Spruce Constructors, LLC focuses on multi-family and commercial projects, kitchen renovations and home remodeling.