Living in Colorado

young adults today are facing larger hurdles than older generations when it comes to housing. 

Based on our analysis, housing costs and labor market outcomes explain over half of the gap between the household formation rates of young adults in 2016 versus young adults in 2000.

Household formation is an important predictor of growth in the housing market. For example, when the economy was strong, young adults went on to form their own households, thereby increasing the demand for housing. However, during the recession many young adults moved back in with parents or doubled up with roommates shrinking the number of households and shrinking demand as well. To prepare for future housing demand, it is important that we track trends in household

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From skyline views to eccentric street art and hidden gems, here are 10 less-than-obvious places to feature in your feed.

Whether you’re from Colorado, are new to the state, or just passing through, you’ll want to show off all the quintessential places and spaces that make Denver truly unique—and what better way to do that than through your Instagram feed. Sure, Union Station and the big blue bear (aka “I See What You Mean”) at the Colorado Convention Center are two obvious shots you could take, but if you want to showcase your knowledge of the Mile High City and all its eccentricities, why not take your Insta-game to the next level? Here are 10 lesser-known locales worth checking out.

 

Pedestrian Alley at Dairy Block


It’s only been

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Have you grown used to your current lifestyle but can’t help thinking that something feels off?

It’s not always easy to recognize when you should start looking for a new house, but the reasons why you feel this way shouldn’t be ignored. If any of the following warning signs ring a bell, then it might be time to consider a move.

 

You Feel Stuck

Falling into a routine can be a good thing and can help reinforce a lot of good behavior, like going to the gym or sticking to the same diet, for example. However, if your current lifestyle feels like you’re just going through the motions, then it might be time for a change of pace. It could be that you’d find more fulfillment with a career change. But let’s face it, a job change might require you

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Completely Updated Unit, Everything Remodeled.

Newer Stainless Steel Appliances, Newer Dual Payne Windows, New Ikea kitchen with easy close cabinets. Amazing Layout, Inviting Living Room. Newer Grey Wood Laminate, Over Sized Bedrooms. Updated large bathroom. One of the only units with its own washer and dryer. Covered parking, Top Rated Schools, Desirable Community And Neighborhood, Steps To Community Pool, Sauna, Tennis Courts, and Gym, Easy Access To Everything, Walking Distance To Light Rail, Parks, Bars, Restaurants, Shopping, Playgrounds And Much More, Minutes To I25 and I225 And Amenities Of DTC, Mature Landscaping. A true gem!

Listed by Sara Delimont for West + Main Homes. Please contact Sara for current pricing + availability. 

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This 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom home sits on a nice lot with a detached 2 car garage. 

This is the perfect opportunity to buy in the Denver-Metro area! It boasts a kitchen with eat in area, dinning room and sun room on the main level.  The basement hosts a non-conforming bedroom and recreation room.  with a nice lot and a detached 2 car garage, there are many possibilities and perfect for summer entertaining outside. Don’t miss out on this great property to own a home in the Denver metro area for under 300k.  Newer furnace.  Property is being sold as-is and is in need of some TLC.

Listed by Julie McCollam for West + Main Homes. Please contact Julie for current pricing + availability.

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Walk into this front yard oasis with gorgeous mature landscaping.

New carpet and flooring throughout. New evaporative cooling unit installed. 3 large bedrooms and 2 baths upstairs.Large Family room with gas fireplace. Finished basement perfect for man cave or game room with rough in plumbing. Newer exterior paint and windows. Newer furnace, roof and electrical panel. Large private back yard with deck, garden area and shed, perfect for entertaining. 2 car insulated garage with built in storage. All appliances and pool table are included.

Listed by Ashley Busch for West + Main Homes. Please contact Ashley for current pricing + availability.

 

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Live or invest in Wheat Ridge!

This property is ready to move in or rent, and has so many unexpected features - including a fully-owned and transferable solar system installed in 2017!  Beat the summer heat and enjoy the awesome Air Conditioning! This ranch-style home has a great open layout, sunny kitchen perfect for entertaining, and large living/dining area.  The best part about this property might just be the backyard - with huge mature garden including thriving pumpkin plants, big trees and plenty of space for kids, dogs, BBQ’s and s’mores! Also difficult to find in this area, the R-2 zoning offers forward-looking potential, especially if combined with the R-2 lot next door, which is also for sale. Welcome home!

Listed by Madeline Linder for

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Live in the heart of Denver's Uptown neighborhood, where hip meets historic for a cool urban lifestyle.

This Victorian-era condo is best in class for vintage condos city wide! Period details are everywhere...wood floors, high ceilings, fireplace, dining room built-ins and the coolest New Orleans style sunroom with floor-to-ceiling windows that the current owner used as their cocktail/entertaining area before heading out to a neighborhood spot for dinner...brilliant! Tasteful modern updates include a sleek, remodeled kitchen with breakfast/prep bar, stainless appliances, subway tile backsplash and marble countertop. The bathroom is updated and sparkling clean with pedestal sink, tile floor and subway tile shower surround. The unit also features 2

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This custom brick ranch in the heart of Applewood has been loved and meticulously cared for by the original owners since 1972 and is ready for new owners.

Boasts an abundance of living spaces. Enjoy the patio with outdoor wood burning fireplace or the main floor living room. The basement is an entertainer’s dream with a pool table, amazing built-in wet bar, and spacious sitting area. The garage has built-in storage for all of your tools and toys. Tons of off-street parking. They don’t build them like this anymore! Bring your vision and creativity.

Listed by Malisa Miller Eakins and Kari Lundberg for West + Main Homes. Please contact Malisa or Kari for current pricing + availability.

 

 

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WEST + MAIN OPEN HOUSE EVENTS, JULY 19-21, 2019

13910 W 32nd Avenue, Golden
Friday, July 19th, 4-6pm
Saturday, July 20th, 2-4pm
Sunday, July 21st, 11-2pm

12122 W 32nd Avenue, Wheat Ridge
Saturday, July 20th, 10am-1pm

9491 W Walden Avenue, Littleton
Friday, July 19th, 4-6pm
Saturday, July 20th, 12-3pm

1260 Gaylord Street, Denver
Friday, July 19th, 4-6pm
Saturday, July 20th, 10-2pm
Sunday, July 21st, 10-2pm

1700 Bassett Street #1312, Denver
Saturday, July 20th, 11am-1pm

7610 W 48th Avenue, Wheat Ridge
Saturday, July 20th, 10-1pm

2540 Bell Court, Lakewood
Saturday, July 20th, 12-3pm
Sunday, July 21st, 12-3pm

3285 Blodgett Drive, Colorado Springs
Saturday, July 20th, 11-2pm

234 Inca Street, Denver
Saturday, July 20th, 9-4pm
Sunday, July 21st, 11-2pm

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