Colorado Real Estate News

By Brian Anzur | Most recent news and headlines that pertain to Colorado.

Range war erupts for northern Colorado home-sale listings

As if buying and selling homes in Colorado isn’t tough enough, two northern Front Range real estate listing services will stop sharing data this week.<p>…

Colorado mortgage risk is rising as home values spike, report warns

Colorado is among 11 states where home values have risen so sharply that new mortgages carry an elevated level of risk, according to a report from …

Sorry, millennial singles - less of you are buying Denver homes

Look, I’ll be the first to admit it. Life really isn’t fair to the single person — more than 1,000 laws provide overt legal or financial benefits to …

Multifamily market cools to steady, sustainable pace

Entering 2017, the rapid acceleration of Denver's multifamily market seems to be cooling. Yet, it’s not doom and gloom but, rather, a settling back …

Sustainability

What's Denver's 2017 rental picture looking like? - Denver Business Journal

​Rents in Denver are expected to rise only 5 percent in 2017.<p>Kathleen Lavine | Denver Business Journal<p>Rents in Denver are expected to rise only 5 …

People Looking For Community Are Drawn To Colorado Cohousing

Not all the development in metro Denver is your traditional home or apartment. New cohousing projects are also taking shape, offering people the …

Denver's Congress Park: City living with a 'small town' feel

DENVER - Congress Park is an old-school Denver neighborhood with a "small town atmosphere." Its west end starts about 5 blocks from Cheesman …

A Buyer's Guide to Denver's Highlands Neighborhood | Real Estate | US News

Located northwest of downtown Denver, the Highland neighborhood is one of the city's hottest residential areas. In recent years, the area's …

The Ugly Side Effects of Sky-High Rents

But this outlay is only the beginning. High rents impact a range of other issues, including employment, traffic, health care and the overall economic …

Culture Shock: What Denver Transplants Will Be Surprised By

Only 43.4 percent of Centennial Staters were born in Colorado. So where are the other 56.6 percent coming from? We take a look at the top five states …

Denver unveils details of sweeping affordable-housing plan - Denver Business Journal

If approved, the new fees and tax increase will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2017. The fund will be used to help finance the construction of both …

Denver housing market leads nation for appreciation

Metro Denver is leaving last decade’s housing bust in the rear view mirror faster than any other major metro area in the country, according to a new …

Denver Real Estate News for March

I get a lot of feedback on my Facebook business page from readers distressed about this "crazy new real estate market", worried that prices are just too high these days, citing a lack of affordable housing. It's almost as if they're pining for the old days, you know, those years where the market …

Real Estate

Extreme Homes of Colorado: French Provincial in Denver's Hilltop neighborhood offered for $3,675,000

Previous Next<p>Previous Next<p>DENVER - If you dream of a rural French manor home from the 1600s in the heart of a modern city... this is your wake up …

The Ten Best Hidden Restaurant Patios in Denver

<b>10. Brazen<br>4450 West 38th Avenue<br>720-638-1242</b><br>Brazen's patio isn't exactly hidden; after all, it's in the front of the West Highland restaurant. But …

10,000 new homes expected in Denver this year as builders kick into overdrive

Metro Denver home construction revved up in the first quarter, reaching a pace not seen since before the last recession, according to a report …

Real Estate

The Hourly Wage Needed to Rent a 2-Bedroom Apartment Is Rising

A new report maps how much the average American has to earn to comfortably afford a modest rental in every U.S. state.<p>In 2015, the demand for rental apartments reached its highest level ever since the 1960s. The pinched access to mortgage credit after the Great Recession is one reason why. …

Housing

Fitzsimons Redevelopment Authority in Aurora eyes housing, hotels in place of bioscience, golf course

<b>AURORA</b> | In its 100 years, the Fitzsimons Golf Course has played host to a U.S. President and thousands of everyday golfers who flocked to the 18 …

Top 10 fastest moving housing markets

In some markets it seems like houses just can’t stay on the market long enough to give valid buyers a chance.<p>In places where homes can go on the …

Hundreds of miles of Colorado wilderness lost to 21st-century development boom

A 21st-century development surge has transformed at least 525 square miles of Colorado, an area bigger than Rocky Mountain National Park, as …

Denver

Colorado Passes “Best-in-Nation” Tax Credit for EVs

The Colorado legislature has passed a bill creating a $5000 tax credit for buyers who purchase an electric vehicle. The measure, which the governor is expected to sign, gives the state what one environmental group calls a “best-in-nation” tax incentive for EVs starting next year.<p>Colorado’s $5000 …

Electric Vehicles

How One Colorado City Instantly Created Affordable Housing

Relaxing rules on “Accessory Dwelling Units” drastically increased affordable housing stock in the small city of Durango.<p>Planners call them Accessory Dwelling Units—plus the inevitable acronym, ADUs. What they mean are the granny flats and in-law apartments sprinkled throughout cities and towns …

Housing

Which Denver Neighborhoods Will Kill You the Soonest?

That's the takeaway from data compiled by the Center on Society and Health at Virginia Commonwealth University.<p>VCU researchers have mapped life …

Ball Out on a Budget at Denver's Best Restaurants

The upper echelon of dining in Denver can seem unattainable at best to those with limited funds. However, many of the classiest joints offer ways to <b>indulge on a dime</b>. The insider tips and tricks of the trade at these eleven dining establishments will surely come in handy next time you need to …

Restaurants

31 Colorado Businesses on Outside Mag's Best Places to Work in the U.S.A.

But crazy it wasn't.<p>The updated <i>Outside</i> list of the best places to work sports an incredible <i>31</i> Colorado businesses — nearly a third of the total for …

The Ten Most Walkable Cities in Colorado

Continue to check out the site's picks for the ten <i>most</i> walkable Colorado communities, all of which are in the Denver-Boulder metro area. Accompanying …

Denver home prices jump 9.7 percent in February

Denver saw a 9.7 percent increase in home prices in February, as prices across the U.S. continued their steady march upward in February.

Real Estate

The 25 Best Places To Live in Denver Right Now

• Chris Outcalt<br>• Jessica LaRusso<br>Finding the perfect place to buy a home is never easy.

Real Estate

Athmar Park residents say it's one of last affordable places in Denver

As the housing market explodes across Denver, one neighborhood largely has not seen skyrocketing prices that areas such as Highland and River North …

Housing