Coloradosecures $1.5 Million Federal Grant for Foreclosure Prevention

The Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA), Gov. Bill Ritter, and the Colorado Foreclosure Prevention Task Force announced today that CHFA has been awarded a $1.5 million federal grant to increase foreclosure prevention counseling services across the state.

Local housing market still growing in value

A veteran local real estate broker, Greg Hahn, co-owner and co-founder of ReMax of Pueblo, says the Pueblo foreclosure filing rate doesn't actually reflect the local real estate market.

Snafus delay notices for tax districts

Montezuma County residents should have received their 2008 property tax bills in the mail last week - a bit later than in the past.

The Hampshire Generational Fund Acquires Office Building in Highlands Ranch, Colo.

Highlands Ranch, Colo. - January 22, 2008 - The Hampshire Companies, a full service, private real estate investment fund manager with equity in assets valued at over $1.5 billion, has acquired a 61,354-square-foot office building located at 8878 Barrons Boulevard in Highlands Ranch, Colo. from Van Schaack Holdings, Ltd. The acquisition was made on behalf of The Hampshire Generational Fund, one of the firm's private equity real estate investment funds tailored to high net worth investors

NexCore Group Opens Chicago Office Recruits New Hires

DENVER, CO and CHICAGO, IL January 23, 2008 – NexCore Group (www.nexcorehealthcare.com), a leading healthcare real estate developer, opened a regional office in Chicago, Illinois. To support its rapid growth in 2008, NexCore hired seasoned healthcare real estate executives William Maggard in its Chicago office and Mervyn Alphonso in its Baltimore office.

The Hampshire Generational Fund Acquires 2.87 Acres and Three Medical Office Buildings in Littleton

Littleton, Colo. (January 9, 2008) – The Hampshire Companies, a full service, private real estate investment fund manager with equity in assets valued at over $1.5 billion, has acquired 2.87 acres of land located at South Park Drive in Littleton, Colo. The acquisition was made on behalf of The Hampshire Generational Fund, one of the firm's private equity real estate investment funds tailored to high net worth investors.

Metro Brokers Partners with Terabitz to Deliver a Technology-Advanced, Information-Rich and Consumer Friendly Website

New Metro Brokers Website Will Integrate MLS Listings to Give Consumers the Industry’s Most Up-to-Date Inventory of Homes in Colorado

Auction Fever in Colorado

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (December 19, 2007) – Kennedy Wilson Auction Group, a division of the national real estate services and investment firm Kennedy Wilson, conducted an auction of single family homes located in various communities of Denver, Colorado on December 16, 2007.

Franchisee Lands Largest Residential Contract in V2K History

LAKEWOOD, Colo., Dec. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- V2K International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: VTOK), a software development and licensing company, is pleased to announce that Shane and Bette Ortell, owners of a V2K Window Decor & More franchise, recently completed the design and installation of window treatments for a spec home in Aspen, Colorado that was sold for $22 million in September of this year.

Colorado Holds Record for Most Expensive Home Sale

ESTES PARK, Colo., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The most expensive single-family home sold in America was set in Colorado with the recent sale of The Trinchera Ranch in the San Luis Valley to billionaire hedge-fund manager Louis Moore Bacon for an estimated $175 million.

GOVERNOR RITTER CONGRATULATES HOUSE FOR TAKING DECISIVE ACTION ON ENERGY, URGES SENATE TO SUPPORT...

Colorado Governor Bill Ritter today congratulated the US House of Representatives for passing an energy bill that includes provisions for clean energy, and urged the Senate to follow suit and to support a national renewable electricity standard (RES).

ProLogis Participates in the 2007 UBS Global Real Estate Conference

DENVER, Nov. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ProLogis (NYSE: PLD), the world's largest owner, manager and developer of distribution facilities, announced today that it is participating in the UBS 2007 Global Real Estate Conference being held at the Renaissance London Chancery Court Hotel in London, England, on November 29 - 30, 2007. William E. Sullivan, chief financial officer for ProLogis, will participate in a panel entitled "Analyzing the Fund Management Business" at 11:00am London Time (6:00am Eastern Time), on November 29, 2007.

Data: U.S. Rep. Perlmutter Can Act to Save 1,094 Homes in Congressional District From...

Estimate of Number of Homeowners Who Could Save Home Based on Publicly Available Data from Center for Responsible Lending; Rep. Perlmutter Urged to Support Pending Bills to Eliminate Unfairness in Mortgage Foreclosure Process

Price May be Right for Buyers at Auction of 131 Denver Homes

DENVER, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Erupting across the country like a contagion, foreclosures continue to hobble the nation's housing market, fueling the glut of homes for sale and further deflating prices. While economists portend bleak news in the months ahead, there is a silver lining to the slumped housing market -- buyers can find bargains, particularly at foreclosed property auctions.

Revolutionary Retirement Planning DVD Workshop Teaches Individuals How to Achieve Total Financial Confidence

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- With real estate values either flat or declining across the nation, financial strategist Ken W. Stone believes people need to reassess their approach to retirement planning. Stone says, "Many baby boomers have fundamental fears about retirement. They wonder if they're doing the right things with their retirement plan to ensure safety and comfort in their golden years."

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Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.) released the following statement on the Obama Administration’s announcement of new guidelines for families to install renewable energy and water conservation projects in their homes.

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TIPTON MEASURE TO PROTECT STATE WATER LAW, PRIVATE PROPERTY AND WATER...

The House of Representatives passed language from Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) Water Rights Protection Act (H.R. 2939), to prevent the federal government from using funds to circumvent state water law or violate private property and water rights. This language was included H.R. 6147, a bill to fund the Department of Interior and Environmental Protection Agency for FY19.

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Tipton: FHA Practices Pose Risk to Taxpayers

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