In the Front Range, and more specifically the Boulder area, homeowners have a lot to be thankful for, as they are seeing double-digit appreciation at a time when inflation is below 2 percent. The spread between inflation and housing appreciation has probably never been higher.
The average price of a home sold in Boulder County was $638,146 in October, 17.7 percent higher than the average a year earlier, according to the Colorado Association of Realtors.
In mid-October, 897 single-family home were listed in Boulder County, and 376, or 42 percent were under contract, well above the average of 22 percent. Last year, there were 1,023 active listings, and 368, or 35.6 percent, were under contract.
As of November 18, 2015, in South Boulder, the inventory is non-existent for condos/townhomes. That’s