Front Range http://www.kunc.org en Higher Rents May Turn Front Range Tenants Into Owners http://www.kunc.org/post/higher-rents-may-turn-front-range-tenants-owners <p>A Colorado Division of Housing 2014 first quarter <a href="http://extras.mnginteractive.com/live/media/site47/2014/0611/20140611_041302_1Q14%20Rents%20report.pdf" target="_blank">report [.pdf]</a> found that rents in many Front Range cities hit an <a href="http://www.reporterherald.com/news/larimer-county/ci_25944074/rents-climb-northern-colorado" target="_blank">all time high,</a> with rents in the Loveland-Fort Collins metropolitan area jumping 17.2 percent from this time last year. Fort Collins average rent hit $1,183, and Denver's average rents are $1,073.</p><p>It turns out those high rental rates may also be affecting the local housing market, real estate agents say.</p><p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Stephanie Paige Ogburn 57880 at http://www.kunc.org Higher Rents May Turn Front Range Tenants Into Owners Why Is There A Large Burning Flare At A Well Site? http://www.kunc.org/post/why-there-large-burning-flare-well-site <p>As the oil and gas boom in Northern Colorado brings more development closer to the urban core, sights that are common on the plains or in <a href="http://www.kunc.org/post/much-north-dakotas-natural-gas-going-flames">rural development areas like North Dakota’s Bakken</a> may come as a surprise.</p><p>For example, a large pillar of fire burning at an oil and gas well site.</p><p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Nathan Heffel & Grace Hood 57831 at http://www.kunc.org Why Is There A Large Burning Flare At A Well Site? Uber Eyes Full Front Range Rollout http://www.kunc.org/post/uber-eyes-full-front-range-rollout <p>Now that Governor Hickenlooper has officially authorized ride sharing service smartphone apps, car-sharing service <a href="https://www.uber.com/" target="_blank">Uber Technologies</a>, which operates Uber Black and Uber X in Denver, is looking to expand across the Front Range.</p><p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:09:42 +0000 Nathan Heffel 57630 at http://www.kunc.org Uber Eyes Full Front Range Rollout You Still Have Time Colorado: Where To Get Health Insurance http://www.kunc.org/post/you-still-have-time-colorado-where-get-health-insurance <p></p><p>Monday, March 31 at midnight is the last chance for most people without insurance to sign up for health coverage for the rest of 2014 under the Affordable Care Act. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:44:50 +0000 Jackie Fortier 55002 at http://www.kunc.org You Still Have Time Colorado: Where To Get Health Insurance College Educated Moving To Denver In Droves http://www.kunc.org/post/college-educated-moving-denver-droves <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">You've been delayed on Front Range highways, felt the crowds while shopping and generally get the feeling that Fort Collins, Greeley, Boulder and Denver are starting to blend into one giant metropolitan area. Several statistics from places like the U.S. Census bear that out. The educated are finding Colorado very appealing.</span></p><p> Sat, 22 Feb 2014 19:37:43 +0000 Dan Greenwood 54101 at http://www.kunc.org College Educated Moving To Denver In Droves