Tagged: housing

Lakewood measure to limit housing growth could be kept off ballot over missing “oath”

Lakewood measure to limit housing growth could be kept off ballot over missing “oath”

Dozens of campaign canvassers backing a growth-limit ballot measure in Lakewood were questioned Thursday by attorneys about the way they collected signatures for the measure and whether they were properly sworn in when submitting their petitions.

Lakewood measure to limit housing growth could be kept off ballot over missing “oath”

Lakewood measure to limit housing growth could be kept off ballot over missing “oath”

Dozens of campaign canvassers backing a growth-limit ballot measure in Lakewood were questioned Thursday by attorneys about the way they collected signatures for the measure and whether they were properly sworn in when submitting their petitions.

Metro Denver housing market’s summer slide extends into August

Metro Denver housing market’s summer slide extends into August

The median price of a single-family home in the larger 11-county metro area fell 2.4 percent in August from July to $410,000, but remain up 7.9 percent for the year. The number of single-family homes sold was down 8.7 percent month-over-month and is down 10.6 percent from a year earlier.

Longtime Jeffco housing helpline has its own new home

Longtime Jeffco housing helpline has its own new home

The Action Center in Jefferson County transfers Tenant Landlord Helpline to Colorado Housing Connects.

These are the Colorado counties where seniors living off Social Security can best cover living expenses

These are the Colorado counties where seniors living off Social Security can best cover living expenses

Custer, Mineral and Ouray counties are the places in Colorado where Social Security incomes are best able to cover living expenses, according to a study from SmartAsset.

Denver rents up another 3 percent over last 12 months, well above national average

Denver rents up another 3 percent over last 12 months, well above national average

It is 3 percent more expensive to rent a place in Denver than it was a year ago, according to recent data, and analysts don’t see things getting any cheaper by this time in 2018.

How much do you need to earn to buy a typical house in Denver? At least $81,349, says report

How much do you need to earn to buy a typical house in Denver? At least $81,349, says report

Homebuyers in Denver need to make at least $81,349 to get a mortgage loan, which is 11.2 percent more than they needed a year ago, according to a new report. Denver is the nation’s ninth most expensive metro area based on salary needed to buy a median-priced home.

Judge’s ruling blocks controversial downtown Steamboat apartment project

Judge’s ruling blocks controversial downtown Steamboat apartment project

A Routt County judge has effectively blocked the construction of a controversial apartment project in downtown Steamboat Springs that was criticized by several community members for being too tall and too big.

Peloton apartments in Boulder converting to condo — as they were intended

Peloton apartments in Boulder converting to condo — as they were intended

A decade after the project broke ground, Peloton West in Boulder will fulfill its destiny as a luxury condominium project as 195 units are offered for sale.

Migration numbers show Denver gains Boulderites, but loses to Adams County

Migration numbers show Denver gains Boulderites, but loses to Adams County

Denver County attracted a steady flow of young 20-somethings from Boulder and Larimer counties in recent years, but pushed out a comparable number of mostly 30-somethings to Adams County, according to the latest migration numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau.