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Business groups typically allied with GOP not all on board fast tax train

Business groups typically allied with GOP not all on board fast tax train

One powerful group was noticeably scarce from the flurry of activity inside the congressional committee room where Republicans recently took a big step toward passing their sweeping tax overhaul.

Senate GOP tax bill would delay biz cut, undo deductions

Senate GOP tax bill would delay biz cut, undo deductions

Senate Republicans revealed the details of their sweeping tax legislation Thursday, including a one-year delay in plans for a major corporate tax cut despite strident opposition from the White House and others in their own party. Their bill would leave the prized mortgage interest deduction untouched for homeowners in a concession to the powerful real estate lobby but would ignore a House compromise on the hot-button issue of state and local tax deductions.

Senate GOP tax bill would delay biz cut, undo deductions

Senate GOP tax bill would delay biz cut, undo deductions

Senate Republicans revealed the details of their sweeping tax legislation Thursday, including a one-year delay in plans for a major corporate tax cut despite strident opposition from the White House and others in their own party. Their bill would leave the prized mortgage interest deduction untouched for homeowners in a concession to the powerful real estate lobby but would ignore a House compromise on the hot-button issue of state and local tax deductions.

Most Colorado homeowners wouldn’t feel a sting if mortgage interest deduction is cut, but industry is wary

Most Colorado homeowners wouldn’t feel a sting if mortgage interest deduction is cut, but industry is wary

Of new mortgages and refinanced home loans issued so far in Colorado this year, 5.4 percent have been over $500,000. So how big a deal is the GOP proposal to cut the national mortgage interest tax deduction down to that level?

Most Colorado homeowners wouldn’t feel a sting if mortgage interest deduction is cut, but industry is wary

Most Colorado homeowners wouldn’t feel a sting if mortgage interest deduction is cut, but industry is wary

Of new mortgages and refinanced home loans issued so far in Colorado this year, 5.4 percent have been over $500,000. So how big a deal is the GOP proposal to cut the national mortgage interest tax deduction down to that level?

Buyers should expect rising mortgage rates through 2020, economist tells bankers gathered in Denver

Buyers should expect rising mortgage rates through 2020, economist tells bankers gathered in Denver

Mortgage rates are on a gradual trajectory higher, and will coincide with a surge in demand from millennial home buyers, according to a forecast from the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Buyers should expect rising mortgage rates through 2020, economist tells bankers gathered in Denver

Buyers should expect rising mortgage rates through 2020, economist tells bankers gathered in Denver

Mortgage rates are on a gradual trajectory higher, and will coincide with a surge in demand from millennial home buyers, according to a forecast from the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Xero claims top floor of new Circa Building on Platte Street in Denver

Xero claims top floor of new Circa Building on Platte Street in Denver

Xero looked at its growth plans and realized it will outgrow its existing office in the Denver Tech Center next year. So it’s moving to new digs on Platte Street in mid 2018.

Englewood’s “spaceship” bank is 50, a milestone that comes at an opportune time for historic preservation proponents

Englewood’s “spaceship” bank is 50, a milestone that comes at an opportune time for historic preservation proponents

The egg. The spaceship. Whatever you call it, Community Banks of Colorado branch in Engelwood, designed by architect Charles Deaton, is an eye-catcher. And it’s 50 this year.

Program offers $15,000 in down payment grants to wannabe homebuyers in 5 metro Denver counties

Program offers $15,000 in down payment grants to wannabe homebuyers in 5 metro Denver counties

More than 200 families and community service providers struggling to buy a home around the Denver metro area can qualify for a down payment grant through a Wells Fargo assistance program that’s making its second round in Colorado this year