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Denver renters may not like how the renting market did in the second quarter

Denver renters may not like how the renting market did in the second quarter

Denver renters already know this but they’ll still likely groan: Rent in the Denver metro area is up again. Average rent for the second quarter rose $36.98 to $1,419.74 a month, hitting another rental high.

Land rush ahead of I-70 overhaul spurs residents to protect their neighborhood

Land rush ahead of I-70 overhaul spurs residents to protect their neighborhood

A community coalition in low-income northeast Denver neighborhoods on Tuesday announced a drive to raise money and launch a community land trust that its members hope can preserve housing affordability.

Sterling Ranch growing fast, selling fast in Douglas County

Sterling Ranch growing fast, selling fast in Douglas County

Douglas County’s newest master-planned community, Sterling Ranch, is finally rising south of Chatfield Reservoir.

Sterling Ranch growing fast, selling fast in Douglas County

Sterling Ranch growing fast, selling fast in Douglas County

Douglas County’s newest master-planned community, Sterling Ranch, is finally rising south of Chatfield Reservoir.

Old West-style land war in Colorado Rockies pits ranch widow against oil company

Old West-style land war in Colorado Rockies pits ranch widow against oil company

In a clash that could have been torn from the pages of a Zane Grey novel, a Colorado ranch widow is battling an oil company over the rights to land her family has grazed for more than a century.

Old West-style land war in Colorado Rockies pits ranch widow against oil company

Old West-style land war in Colorado Rockies pits ranch widow against oil company

In a clash that could have been torn from the pages of a Zane Grey novel, a Colorado ranch widow is battling an oil company over the rights to land her family has grazed for more than a century.

Durango residents advocate for homeless campground

Durango residents advocate for homeless campground

In the year that Sonia Horsting has lived on Ella Vita Court in Durango, she’s seen many people make their way up the hill to camp north of the Tech Center.

Nottingham Ranch sale marks last stand for ranching clan that homesteaded Vail Valley

Nottingham Ranch sale marks last stand for ranching clan that homesteaded Vail Valley

Susan Nottingham’s hard decision to sell the family ranch, 20,000 acres along the Colorado River, marks the end of ranching for clan that homesteaded land that became the Vail Valley’s Avon, Beaver Creek.

Nottingham Ranch sale marks last stand for ranching clan that homesteaded Vail Valley

Nottingham Ranch sale marks last stand for ranching clan that homesteaded Vail Valley

Susan Nottingham’s hard decision to sell the family ranch, 20,000 acres along the Colorado River, marks the end of ranching for clan that homesteaded land that became the Vail Valley’s Avon, Beaver Creek.

Metro Denver inflation rate continues climbing in 2017, hitting highest level since 2011

Metro Denver inflation rate continues climbing in 2017, hitting highest level since 2011

A jump in housing costs and gasoline prices helped push up the metro area’s inflation rate to 3.1 percent in the first half of the year, the highest level since 2011.