Average rents in the Denver area have grown to $1,500 a month. Downtown averages $2,000 a month.
The legislation would make it easier for tenants to take their landlords to court. It could also open the door to rent strikes.
- The median rent in the Denver area fell only about $7 between the third and fourth quarters of 2015.Read more
Since 2012, the average rent in the Denver metro area went up by 26 percent.