Apartment boom headed to Fort Collins

By [email protected] Nearly 5,000 rental units could help staunch rising costs, low vacancy rates Source:: Colorado Business… Continue Reading...

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Larimer County unemployment stays rock-bottom

By [email protected] City enjoys one of lowest unemployment rates in the state Source:: Colorado Business… Continue Reading...

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Richmark making second-run at apartment project in Greeley

By Doug Storum GREELEY — Richmark Real Estate Partners LLC, a family-owned business in Greeley, on Friday said it will resubmit a request to rezone the southwest corner of 50th Avenue and 20th Street, where it wants to build Alpine Flats, a luxury apartment complex that has been in the planning stages since 2015. A meeting with the Greeley Planning Commission, which denied Richmark’s request to rezone the property from commercial to residential use in 2015, is set for 1:15 p.m., Tuesday, July 25. Richmark said it has made changes to plans for the apartments that it pulled in 2015 in response to concerns raised by the commission and nearby neighbors in the Highlands Hills subdivision.… Read more

June jobless rates up slightly in Northern Colorado, Boulder Valley

By Doug Storum DENVER — The unemployment rates in Boulder, Broomfield, Larimer and Weld counties increased slightly in June compared with the previous month, while the rate in the state held steady at 2.3 percent, according to a report released Friday by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment. The report is based on a monthly survey of households and is not adjusted for seasonal workers. While the unemployment rate in the four counties increased from month to month, it was still lower than the same month a year ago. The jobless rate in Boulder County for June matched the state at 2.3 percent, up from 2.1 percent in May, but still lower that the 3.1 percent recorded…

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Comcast opens new Fort Collins customer service center, adding employees

By Jensen Werley FORT COLLINS — Comcast has opened a new customer service center that will seat 600 customer service agents. The 80,000 square-foot center at 3420 E. Harmony Road in Fort Collins will support residential customers across the country, including those in Northern Colorado, according to a statement about the opening. The addition of the call center means 9,000 Comcast employees in Colorado. The new center has 200 employees today and 300 more are expected to be hired by the end of the year. When it’s fully operational, the building will have 600 employees.… Continue Reading...

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Luring Outdoor Retailer Show from Salt Lake will cost $3.4 million

By BizWest Staff DENVER — The price tag to land the coveted Outdoor Retailer show is $3.4 million. Colorado is paying about $1.7 million and Visit Denver is paying the other half, reports the Denver Post, as part of an incentive package to relocate three conventions from Salt Lake City. The incentive is coming out of the state’s strategic fund and was approved by the Colorado Economic Development Commission. The incentive is contingent on the three outdoor conventions — with shows for summer and winter — coming to Denver for the next five years.… Continue Reading...

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DIA adding nonstop flights to Paris

By Jensen Werley DENVER — Denver International Airport will begin offering nonstop flights to Paris beginning April 9. The new destination is the fourth international stop added to DIA in the last three months. Paris has been Denver’s largest unserved market in the world, according to a news release from the airport, and Denver is Paris’ largest unserved North American market. Norwegian is providing the flights to Charles de Gaulle Airport, twice a week on Mondays and Fridays. The flight is scheduled to arrive in Denver at 6:15 p.m. and depart at 8:15 p.m.… Continue Reading...

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Former Fort Collins resident wins 7-Eleven store

By [email protected] Avalon Young is among three national winners in the company’s contest targeted toward women. Source:: Colorado Business… Continue Reading...

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