For almost three years now, home prices in Denver have been on a continuous climb, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index.
Mayor Michael Hancock says more than a third of Denverites struggle to pay rent in the city.
Rent is becoming more and more unaffordable in the Denver area.
Real estate prices in Northern Colorado are rising because of the increased oil and gas activity in the area, but may go down the closer the rigs are to homes.
It's good news, not great news, for people looking to rent.