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While the housing market has made some significant strides since 2013, household income growth has yet to fully recover from the effects of the recession, according to a new housing report released by Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies. According to the report, many young Amer...
  METRO DENVER REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE  JULY 2014 Overview:   Here are the latest reports for the Monthly Denver Real Estate Market Update for stats through June 30, 2014.  The trends are pretty amazing as the number of homes available is falling again, the number of homes sold year-to-date an...
The monthly mortgage payment is only $98,000 per month, although eligible buyers of this lavish estate are most likely not concerned with getting a mortgage.  That would be for the opulent Serenity Ridge estate southeast of Parker. This home is jaw dropping, with a price to match.  The list price...
Federal Housing Administration (FHA) borrowers may be able to lower their mortgage insurance premiums if they undergo credit counseling.  The new program, Homeowners Armed with Knowledge (HAWK), was unveiled in May and would allow borrowers who complete counseling before closing to receive a 0.5...
The neighborhood of Founders Village has a population with high educational levels and high income levels. The Village houses nearly 5000 residents with high home values. Buying a home in Founders Village is a great option. It is a very nice upscale community and is a great place to raise a famil...
The Lowry Redevelopment Authority (LRA) has announced the homebuilders chosen to develop the Buckley Annex property.  They have selected Berkeley Homes of Aurora, Infinity Homes LLC of Denver, New Town Builders of Denver and Wonderland Homes of Lafayette to build the first single-family homes on ...
The mission statement for Elizabeth, Colorado is "To maintain a small town atmosphere, while encouraging community pride and responsible economic growth". This sounds like a perfect place to live! Elizabeth has been a stable community since the late 1890's. Located in Elbert County, it is about 4...
DENVER REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE   JUNE 2014 Overview The Market continues to show strong Buyer Confidence and interest in Buying, and finally we have seen a slight increase in Inventory!  Just over 5,500 Single Family homes on the market, and over 1,500 Condo’s and Townhomes on the market at th...
Fitzsimons is a small neighborhood in Aurora that is booming with growth. It was home to the Fitzsimons Army Hospital until 1999. Now that land is known as the Fitzsimons medical campus, which is composed of the Anschutz Medical Campus and the Fitzsimons Life Science District. This development w...
Castle Rock, Colorado won a spot on the map because of the discovery of rhyolite stone, close to Plum Creek and the butte. In 1874, Jeremiah Gould donated 120 of his acres of "the rock" to be known as Castle Rock. They named six streets and designated the courthouse square. Within a year, they b...

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News and information related to living in Douglas County and Parker, Colorado. Go to our website at to search all homes and real estate for sale in Parker and the entire Denver metro area. Save your searches & favorite properties, make notes on each property, photos of Denver properties.