Rent or Buy? More Young People Are Choosing Homeownership
Apr30

Rent or Buy? More Young People Are Choosing Homeownership

In a sign that the US economy may have millennial substance, home ownership, and new household formations are on the rise.   According to the Wall Street Journal, the uptick from the downward cycle caused by the financial crisis and housing crisis may be over.  The key is: will the urge to experience more away from a home than to stay put and form long-term roots subside with the millennial buyer?   Additional details are revealed in:...

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New Home Construction Missing
Apr29

New Home Construction Missing

If you’ve been searching Denver for new home construction, you might be wondering why they seem so hard to come by. You’re not imagining it, and you’re not looking in all the wrong places — the market for both new and existing homes is extremely tight. That’s great news if you’re a seller, as it means you can command top dollar for your home, but it makes life rough if you’re a buyer. So, what’s causing the current shortage?  ...

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Denver Art Museum Receives $25 Million Donation
Dec10

Denver Art Museum Receives $25 Million Donation

The Denver Art Museum  today announced the largest-ever donation in the institution’s history: a $25 million gift from Board Chairman J. Landis Martin and his wife Sharon Martin, intend For a city firing on all cylinders, the remaking of Denver’s Italian masterpiece is hardly a surprise.   What is a surprise is the estimated $150 million price tag associated with this announced project.  Read more as reported by BLOUIN.  ...

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Designing for sustainability
Aug01

Designing for sustainability

Enjoying a serene environment with little contact to the elements indoors is taking some interesting twists. Here is an award-winning Container home just outside of Boulder Colorado. Shipping Container House is off-the-grid using solar orientation, passive cooling, green roofs, pellet stove heating and photovoltaics to create electricity.   An alternative style would be a Flex home in China:...

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