Tagged: Colorado economy

Colorado eyes creating opportunity zones under new tax law to spur investment in distressed areas

Colorado eyes creating opportunity zones under new tax law to spur investment in distressed areas

Colorado’s economic development office is scrambling to craft a list of areas in the state eligible for new federal tax breaks with the potential to funnel billions of dollars into struggling areas, under the Opportunity Zone program.

Colorado eyes creating opportunity zones under new tax law to spur investment in distressed areas

Colorado eyes creating opportunity zones under new tax law to spur investment in distressed areas

Colorado’s economic development office is scrambling to craft a list of areas in the state eligible for new federal tax breaks with the potential to funnel billions of dollars into struggling areas, under the Opportunity Zone program.

Rising cost of living emerges as key issue at Colorado Statehouse — but parties are far apart on solutions

Rising cost of living emerges as key issue at Colorado Statehouse — but parties are far apart on solutions

There are already two bills on the subject with bipartisan support to extend tax credits for affordable housing and child care. But early on, the most ambitious proposals appear significantly more likely to land in a 2018 campaign ad than on the governor’s desk to be signed into law.

Rising cost of living emerges as key issue at Colorado Statehouse — but parties are far apart on solutions

Rising cost of living emerges as key issue at Colorado Statehouse — but parties are far apart on solutions

There are already two bills on the subject with bipartisan support to extend tax credits for affordable housing and child care. But early on, the most ambitious proposals appear significantly more likely to land in a 2018 campaign ad than on the governor’s desk to be signed into law.

Feeling pinched? Denver-Boulder inflation races ahead at fastest pace in a decade

Feeling pinched? Denver-Boulder inflation races ahead at fastest pace in a decade

Inflation in Denver-Boulder-Greeley accelerated 3.7 percent in the second half of last year, its fastest pace in a decade, according to a report Friday from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Feeling pinched? Denver-Boulder inflation races ahead at fastest pace in a decade

Feeling pinched? Denver-Boulder inflation races ahead at fastest pace in a decade

Inflation in Denver-Boulder-Greeley accelerated 3.7 percent in the second half of last year, its fastest pace in a decade, according to a report Friday from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Metro Denver expects another 12,000 apartments to come on the market in 2018

Metro Denver expects another 12,000 apartments to come on the market in 2018

Metro Denver should see another 12,000 apartments hit the market in 2018, an acceleration in what has been a long and record-setting streak of multi-family activity, predicts Greg Willett, chief economist with RealPage, a real estate technology and analytics firm.

Stapleton Denver regains momentum in 2017, makes U.S. Top 10 list

Stapleton Denver regains momentum in 2017, makes U.S. Top 10 list

A 59 percent surge in sales last year allowed Stapleton Denver to climb in the sales rankings among the country’s largest master-planned communities, according to a report from John Burns Real  Estate Consulting.

Stapleton Denver regains momentum in 2017, makes U.S. Top 10 list

Stapleton Denver regains momentum in 2017, makes U.S. Top 10 list

A 59 percent surge in sales last year allowed Stapleton Denver to climb in the sales rankings among the country’s largest master-planned communities, according to a report from John Burns Real  Estate Consulting.

Metro Denver home sales and prices hit new high in 2017; inventory at record low

Metro Denver home sales and prices hit new high in 2017; inventory at record low

Home sales and home prices in metro Denver once again hit record highs in 2017, but the pace of price gains slowed as the market reached a higher altitude, according to the latest Denver Metro Real Estate Market Trends Report.