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Golden-based HomeAdvisor completes purchase of Angie’s List, goes public, grows 33 percent in a day

Golden-based HomeAdvisor completes purchase of Angie’s List, goes public, grows 33 percent in a day

As large as HomeAdvisor has already become, it will grow its staff by 33 percent on Monday as parent  IAC/InterActiveCorp completes its acquisition of rival Angie’s List in a deal valued at $500 million.

Add Some Pumpkin Spice to Your Autumn Staging

Add Some Pumpkin Spice to Your Autumn Staging

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine It’s pumpkin season and that means pumpkin everything — lattes, muffins, cookies, cakes, and, yes, even home décor. Home stagers are adding a little “pumpkin spice” to their decor, from the welcoming fall scent to pumpkin accents that inspire a cozy, autumn feel. Plus, orange can serve as a […]

Mortgage Rates Higher After Tax Plan

Mortgage Rates Higher After Tax Plan

Mortgage rates went on a bumpy ride this week, ultimately matching their highest levels in roughly 2 months. The motivations were more complex, but the key development was the bond market’s reaction to the unveiling of the Trump Administration’s tax pr…

New Denver affordable housing plan faces questions about how city will help residents being pushed out

New Denver affordable housing plan faces questions about how city will help residents being pushed out

Denver city officials on Friday unveiled the full version of a proposed five-year housing strategy, but they immediately faced questions about whether the plan sufficiently helps residents at risk of being pushed out by rising costs.

New Denver affordable housing plan faces questions about how city will help residents being pushed out

New Denver affordable housing plan faces questions about how city will help residents being pushed out

Denver city officials on Friday unveiled the full version of a proposed five-year housing strategy, but they immediately faced questions about whether the plan sufficiently helps residents at risk of being pushed out by rising costs.

Amazon hired 900 workers in about a month to ramp up new Aurora fulfillment center

Amazon hired 900 workers in about a month to ramp up new Aurora fulfillment center

Amazon’s first fulfillment center in Colorado quickly ramped up to 900 employees in just about two months.

Long-term mortgage rates unchanged: 30-year at 3.83 percent

Long-term mortgage rates unchanged: 30-year at 3.83 percent

Long-term mortgage rates are unchanged this week: The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage remained at 3.83 percent; the 15-year home loan, popular among homeowners who refinance their mortgages, stayed at 3.13 percent, mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says.

If approved by the city, this proposed 90-story structure would be the tallest building in Denver

If approved by the city, this proposed 90-story structure would be the tallest building in Denver

A Manhattan developer plans to bring a mammoth skyscraper to downtown Denver, a monumental structure that would not only stand as the city’s tallest building once built, but dwarf its closest competition.

Hurricane Maria may be U.S. preview of climate-fueled migration

Hurricane Maria may be U.S. preview of climate-fueled migration

Hurricane Maria’s devastation of Puerto Rico may offer a preview for Americans of one of the most jarring potential consequences of global warming: the movement of large numbers of people pushed out of their homes by the effects of climate change.

Hurricane Maria may be U.S. preview of climate-fueled migration

Hurricane Maria may be U.S. preview of climate-fueled migration

Hurricane Maria’s devastation of Puerto Rico may offer a preview for Americans of one of the most jarring potential consequences of global warming: the movement of large numbers of people pushed out of their homes by the effects of climate change.