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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.

Forecast: U.S. economy, stock market and Denver real estate headed for slowdown

Forecast: U.S. economy, stock market and Denver real estate headed for slowdown

The U.S. economy will run strong for two more quarters before peaking this summer and sliding into a mild recession early next year, predicted economist Alan Beaulieu, a specialist in long-term economic cycles.

Forecast: U.S. economy, stock market and Denver real estate headed for slowdown

Forecast: U.S. economy, stock market and Denver real estate headed for slowdown

The U.S. economy will run strong for two more quarters before peaking this summer and sliding into a mild recession early next year, predicted economist Alan Beaulieu, a specialist in long-term economic cycles.

Tech talent chasing cheap housing is fleeing Silicon Valley and Denver is one of the top 5 destinations, real estate CEO says

Tech talent chasing cheap housing is fleeing Silicon Valley and Denver is one of the top 5 destinations, real estate CEO says

Bidding wars have died down in Denver, except in Athmar Park, Redfin’s 25th most competitive U.S. market.

Denver is best city to own a house and 2nd best to live, but worst to find love — if top 10 lists are to be believed

Denver is best city to own a house and 2nd best to live, but worst to find love — if top 10 lists are to be believed

In 2017, Denver hit the top of top-10, the mediocre middle and the bottom dreck of many, many lists.

Two affordable housing projects get underway in Adams County, Westminster

Two affordable housing projects get underway in Adams County, Westminster

Two affordable housing projects broke ground in Denver’s northern suburbs this week — the 142-unit Baker School Apartments in Adams County and the 118-unit Eaton Street Apartments in Westminster — just a week after the release of a report describing housing in Denver as “seriously unaffordable.”

Two affordable housing projects get underway in Adams County, Westminster

Two affordable housing projects get underway in Adams County, Westminster

Two affordable housing projects broke ground in Denver’s northern suburbs this week — the 142-unit Baker School Apartments in Adams County and the 118-unit Eaton Street Apartments in Westminster — just a week after the release of a report describing housing in Denver as “seriously unaffordable.”

A quarter of Denver renters are severely burdened by prices, Harvard study says

A quarter of Denver renters are severely burdened by prices, Harvard study says

Nearly one in four renters in metro Denver spend half or more more of their monthly paychecks just to keep a roof over their heads, and the ratio of severely burdened renters is even higher in other metro areas in the state, according to a study from Harvard University.

A quarter of Denver renters are severely burdened by prices, Harvard study says

A quarter of Denver renters are severely burdened by prices, Harvard study says

Nearly one in four renters in metro Denver spend half or more more of their monthly paychecks just to keep a roof over their heads, and the ratio of severely burdened renters is even higher in other metro areas in the state, according to a study from Harvard University.

“Gentrification moves fast”: A hard look at economic displacement in Denver’s most historic black neighborhood

“Gentrification moves fast”: A hard look at economic displacement in Denver’s most historic black neighborhood

For many people in east Denver, Welton Street Café is the definition of a community institution. But its owner said his restaurant is just as much at risk of being pushed out by the forces of gentrification as many other long-time residents of Five Points.