Rich Laden

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Indoor water park coming to Colorado Springs after Wisconsin firm buys shuttered hotel


A Wisconsin company that owns and develops family-style resorts has purchased the partially finished Renaissance Hotel on Colorado Springs' north side, where it's expected to build an adjacent indoor water...

Colorado Springs sales tax revenues fall flat in June

By: rich laden

Colorado Springs sales tax revenues were flat in June, halting a three-month streak of healthy gains, according to a report released Thursday by the city's Finance Department.

The report is watched closely...

Existing home sales in Colorado Springs also on the rise in June


Colorado Springs is on track with the rest of the nation when it comes to surging home sales and rising prices.

Sales of existing single-family homes in the Springs area totaled 1,263 in June, a nearly 19...

Report: Colorado Springs office market continues to struggle

By: rich laden

The local office market continues to struggle in its recovery from the recession, while shopping centers and industrial buildings are faring somewhat better, according to a second quarter report by Turner...

Colorado Springs ranks No. 1, top 15 in US homebuyer surveys

By: rich laden

If you're about to dip your toe into the housing market for the first time, you've come to the right place.

Colorado Springs ranks 15th among 300 cities nationwide as an attractive place for first-time...

Time Warner Cable to hold Colorado Springs job fair

By: rich laden

Time Warner Cable

to hold local job fair

Time Warner Cable, which employs about 800 people at a Colorado Springs call center, will hold a job fair next week to hire an additional 50...

New Gazette publication spotlights work by Colorado Springs nonprofits

By: rich laden

The Gazette on Wednesday is launching Nonprofit News, a free monthly print and digital publication that spotlights the diverse network of nonprofit organizations serving Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak...

New hotel coming to fast-growing Powers Boulevard on Colorado Springs' northeast side

By: rich laden

A second hotel is being planned to serve the Powers Boulevard corridor on Colorado Springs' northeast side.

Durango-based Red River Development Group says it will build an 80-room, three-story Fairfield Inn &...