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CNBC Realty Check | Denver housing: Rocky Mountain high and HOT
When Christopher Simmons began shopping for a home in Denver six months ago, he had no idea the risk and the frustration it would take to get one. The 27-year-old had good credit and cash to put down, but that was not enough in this red-hot market... ... Read more...

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Builder | THE SURGE IN STARTS: METROSTUDY PINPOINTS SEVEN FAST-GROWING MARKETS

 
According to the U.S. Census Bureau release this morning, housing starts shot up 20.2% in April to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.14 million, hitting the fastest rate since late 2007. Construction of Single-Family homes rose more than 16%, which is huge, and construction of multifamily (mostly apartments) rose even faster. The improvement in housing shown today does reflects the greater optimism we are hearing from our various field offices around the country. ... Read more...

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9NEWS: Denver's Housing Market catching national interest
 
A correspondent for CNBC will be in town Thursday reporting on what's caused the recent skyrocketing home prices in the metro housing market. Diana Olick covers real estate for the cable network. Her stories will explore the causes for the lack of inventory on the market. "When we hear about a market that has something interesting going on we want to do a deep dive on it. And we saw that Denver home price appreciation was just nuts," Olick said.... Read more...

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Field Focus 4 Safety Training
Sign up today for FREE educational safety training to be held at Stepping Stone in Parker. The event, scheduled JUNE 10th FROM 8am-NOON, is designed for all homebuilders and their trade partners. The training will cover the Focus 4 hazards as designated by OHSA: Falls, Struck By, Caught In/Between and Electrical Shock. Thanks to our sponsors: SFI, Compliance and Simpson Strong Tie. And to host: Shea Homes for allowing us to keep this a FREE event. ... Read more...

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NAHB: Help for Remodelers, Consumers from House Lead Paint Bill
Responding to ongoing concerns from NAHB and affiliated trade groups, bipartisan legislation to make much-needed improvements to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Lead: Renovation, Repair and Painting (LRRP) rule was reintroduced in the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday. Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.), introduced the bipartisan bill, along with eight original co-sponsors.... Read more...


Spring General Membership meeting – Tuesday, May 19th
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The Spring General Membership meeting – it’s an event you won’t want to miss! Due to demand from our membership, the HBA is extending their general membership meeting to include a spring event that will be unlike any other in its 70+ year history. This meeting will provide member interaction and networking opportunities, along with the popular product exhibitors where members learn about new products and services in the industry.... Read more...

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SMC: May 18th! What do Diverse Communication Styles and Wine Have in Common?
 
Whatever your style, there is a wine that behaves just like you. Learn your unique style and taste some amazing wines in the process. National speaker Dave Mitchell will present this high energy event that combines cognitive psychology, wine tasting and laughter. ... Read more...

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HBF - Grapes & Galleries

 

Early bird pricing for this year's Grapes & Galleries has been extended until May 13th. Purchase your tickets today! Event Details: Thursday, June 11th, 2015 5:00pm - Check-In at the JW Marriott (150 Clayton Ln, Denver) ... Read more...

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