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Home rebuilding: A long and costly burden for storm victims

Home rebuilding: A long and costly burden for storm victims

With floodwaters nearing knee height, Arlene Estle fled to the upstairs of the Houston house where she’s lived for 50 years and raised four children. It was many hours later before her son-in-law arrived by boat to rescue her.

Rossonian Hotel changes hands again as Five Points neighborhood changes up

Rossonian Hotel changes hands again as Five Points neighborhood changes up

People think Palisade Partners’ plan for redeveloping the historic Rossonian Hotel will work. But they said that about former attempts, too.

Think it’s expensive here? A house in Sunnyvale, Calif., just sold for $782,000 over asking

Think it’s expensive here? A house in Sunnyvale, Calif., just sold for $782,000 over asking

Your eyes do not deceive you: A four-bed, two-bath house — less than 2,000 square feet — listed for $1,688,000 and sold for $2,470,000.

Denver landlords tried to evict nearly 8,000 households last year. The success rate largely depended on one factor: attorneys.

Denver landlords tried to evict nearly 8,000 households last year. The success rate largely depended on one factor: attorneys.

In Denver County eviction court, landlords have an attorney about 90 percent of the time. Tenants, on the other hand, are represented by counsel about 1 percent of the time.

Denver landlords tried to evict nearly 8,000 households last year. The success largely rate depended on one factor: attorneys.

Denver landlords tried to evict nearly 8,000 households last year. The success largely rate depended on one factor: attorneys.

In Denver County eviction court, landlords have an attorney about 90 percent of the time. Tenants, on the other hand, are represented by counsel about 1 percent of the time.

More than a new headquarters, Denver Housing Authority’s office tower will anchor Mariposa redevelopment

More than a new headquarters, Denver Housing Authority’s office tower will anchor Mariposa redevelopment

It will feature a pretty exterior and be close to a light rail stop. But what will really differentiate the Denver Housing Authority’s Collaborative Resource Center from other office buildings is what’s planned for inside.

Deja vu? In preparing Amazon bid, Colorado officials learn from failed effort to lure Boeing

Deja vu? In preparing Amazon bid, Colorado officials learn from failed effort to lure Boeing

Denver has been here before, with a Seattle-based corporate behemoth considering a move that could bring many high paying jobs to the region. Remember Boeing Corp., which chose Illinois over Colorado. This time it’s Amazon, which announced last week it is looking for a city for a second headquarters campus.

Deja vu? In preparing Amazon bid, Colorado officials learn from failed effort to lure Boeing

Deja vu? In preparing Amazon bid, Colorado officials learn from failed effort to lure Boeing

Denver has been here before, with a Seattle-based corporate behemoth considering a move that could bring many high paying jobs to the region. Remember Boeing Corp., which chose Illinois over Colorado. This time it’s Amazon, which announced last week it is looking for a city for a second headquarters campus.

$2,595,000 foothills house is like a vacation retreat, but is just 23 minutes from downtown Denver

$2,595,000 foothills house is like a vacation retreat, but is just 23 minutes from downtown Denver

The five-bedroom, five-bathroom home is 8,237 square feet of mountain house-style comfort.

The Chocolate Chip Cookie Effect: Home Staging Tips to Spark Love at First Sight

The Chocolate Chip Cookie Effect: Home Staging Tips to Spark Love at First Sight

By Phil Karp, guest contributor It’s no secret that a properly staged home can sell faster than an empty one. But how far do you need to go to inspire the “chocolate chip cookie effect,” where a buyer walks in the front door and immediately feels right at home? Sellers often look to their agent […]