Monthly Roundup March: DMAR in the News

Our Association caught the attention of several major media outlets this month including Colorado Public Radio, Good Morning America, 5280, Denverite, Westword, Denver Business Journal, The Denver Post, Bizwest and YourHub.

May 1, 2019

Colorado Public Radio

Initiative 300 Would Outflank Denver’s Camping Ban With A Right To Rest And Shelter​

"'Together Denver' opposes Initiative 300 and have raised more than $1.5 million to fight it — nearly 20 times the amount that the 'Right to Survive' people have raised, $79,189. Backers of Together Denver include the Downtown Denver Partnership, the Denver Chamber of Commerce and the Denver Metro Association of REALTORS®." Read More

Good Morning America

6 tips for millennial home buyers from REALTORS® across the country

"When it comes to homebuying, millennials rule the game. Millennials as a whole accounted for 37% of all buyers last year, making them the most active generation of buyers for the sixth consecutive year" Read More

5280

Housing Market Update: Prices Even out, but It’s Still a Seller’s Market​

"Inventory (of the single-family and attached home variety) increased 36 percent this past March when compared to March 2018, according to the latest Denver Metro Association of REALTORS® (DMAR) report." Read More

Denverite

Denver growing pains: Where does it hurt? Why does it hurt?​

"Even people with decent jobs are struggling in a market that has barely cooled. Home prices have leveled out somewhat, according to the Denver Metro Association of REALTORS®. That may or may not bring comfort — the median sale price for a single-family house is about $441,000, a 0.6 percent drop in the last year. " Read More

Westword

Denver Is No. 1 in U.S. for High-Income Renters: Why That May Be a Bad Thing

"I don't know that you're seeing a whole lot of affordable rental places being built," says Scott Grossman, who's both a major player for Madison & Co. Properties and a past boardmember of the Denver Metro Association of REALTORS®." Read More

Denver Business Journal

Home inventory on the rise in metro Denver as buyers push back on sellers' list prices​

"Inventory of homes on the market in metro Denver continue to shoot up a month after the median sale price declined for the first time in seven years, according to the latest report from the Denver Metro Association of REALTORS®." Read More

The Denver Post

Denver-metro housing market springs to life in March​

"Spring didn’t pass over the metro Denver housing market this year. Lower mortgage rates and a wider selection of properties trumped stormy weather, driving a rebound in sales in March, according to an update from the​ Denver Metro Association of REALTORS®." Read More

BizWest

IRES inks lockbox partnership with Denver Realtor group​

"Information and Real Estate Services LLC, a Loveland-based multiple listing service that operates in Northern Colorado and the Boulder Valley, recently entered into a reciprocal agreement with the Denver Metro Association of REALTORS® to share access to listed properties that utilize the electronic lockbox technology." Read More

YourHub

Security Checklist For Home Sellers

"Here are some tips from the Denver Metro Association of REALTORS® (DMAR) Chair Heather Heuer for keeping your home safe during the selling process." Read More

How National Trends are Impacting the Denver Real Estate Market​

"We are entering the second quarter of 2019 on the heels of a notable year for the national economy, one of twists and turns for the Denver real estate market. As we experience with every real estate cycle, the market can shift in the blink of an eye." Read More