Young people are carrying record levels of student debt, making it hard for them to qualify for a loan.
Cohousing, where residents share common spaces such as dining rooms and gardens, have been around for years. However, new urban cohousing developments across the Front Range are attracting new generations of young families and retirees.
A scathing assessment of the Iraq War came out of the U.K. this week. It said the invasion "left families bereaved and individuals wounded." Former U.S. Senator from Colorado Ben Nighthorse Campbell reflects on his vote to wage war. There's a co-housing boom along the Front Range, where people share meals and socialize, but live in their own homes. And mid-century modern design is all the rage in southeast Denver's Krisana Park. Many residents wants to preserve this mid-mod character. And Central City Opera presents a 60th anniversary production of an opera about Baby Doe Tabor.
A report in the International Business Times finds a spike in homelessness as people come to Colorado to consume and to work in the industry
Supporters say it's too easy for homeowners to sue condo builders and a fix would help alleviate the state's affordable housing shortage.
- Even with this recent spike in construction, housing starts for the whole year are still half their pre-recession level.Read more
- Five council members on the city's business development committee voted in favor of the ordinance.Read more
- The ordinance would limit lawsuits over technical building code violations and would require a majority vote of condo owners to enter into a lawsuit.Read more
- In his resignation, the man said he is unable to fulfill the role of a board member as he previously believed he could.Read more
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