Jake Hallauer, CCIM (NAI Affinity President) shared with the Colorado Real Estate Journal, "I anticipate that the market will remain strong, as long as demand for new housing continues, and there is a high likelihood, we'll see high rent growth in the coming years unless a major microeconomic dynamic changes in the market."
"Incumbents who have been vocal supporters of changes to Fort Collins' land use code also won victories. Mayor Jeni Arndt, District 2 council member Julie Pignataro and District 6 council member and Mayor pro-tem Emily Francis. Their opponents all ran, at least partly, on opposing the land use code changes passed in late 2021 and then again last month after the first code was repealed." (Coloradoan)
"School psychologist Melanie Potyondy will replace retired educator Shirley Peel in District 4, putting Potyondy back on council after Peel surpassed her in a five-way race in 2021." (Coloradoan)
"Any development projects that are proposed or changed under Loveland's Urban Renewal Authority will now have to win public support after voters overwhelmingly supported city Ballot Question 301 in Tuesday's election." (Coloradoan)
“The river, which begins in Colorado and ends near the Gulf of California in Mexico, provides water for 40 million people, irrigates 5.5 million acres of agricultural lands that feed the country, generates electric power, fuels recreation-based economies across the West and provides important habitat for several endangered species.” (The Denver Post)
“The new store is a redevelopment of a blighted site in the downtown area, and it came with an incentive package negotiated by the Downtown Development Authority. The deal provided the grocer with a sales-tax rebate of up to $500,000 that can be collected over 10 years." (BizWest)
The latest New Home Lot Supply Index (LSI) climbed for the fifth consecutive quarter. "Despite the increase, the third quarter data still reflects a “significantly undersupplied” market nationally." (Zonda)
"Fed Chair Jerome Powell said it was premature for the central bank to declare a conclusive end to its historic interest-rate increases of the past two years even though he didn’t make an argument for raising rates further right now." (WSJ)
"Easing hiring and wage growth could be a sign that the economy is starting to slow after a red-hot summer. On Wednesday, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell pointed to the cooling labor market as one reason the central bank might not need to raise rates further." (WSJ)
"Wednesday’s decision comes at a delicate time for financial markets because the 10-year Treasury yield has risen swiftly—by nearly 1 percentage point—since officials last raised rates. Officials most recently increased their benchmark federal-funds rate in July to a range between 5.25% and 5.5%.” (WSJ)
NAI Affinity is pleased to present this outstanding end-cap retail space for lease with high visibility along Crossroads Boulevard. Just south of the 7,200 seat Budweiser Event Center, 263 key Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center, and in close proximity to many large residential neighborhoods, employment, other retail, and entertainment. The unit is currently built out as a liquor store with an open floor plan, kitchenette area, private restroom, and building signage available to tenant. Located next to QDOBA Mexican Eats. Click here to learn more about this opportunity.