Rich Laden

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Colorado Springs sees fewer foreclosures in September

By: rich laden

The number of Colorado Springs-area properties falling into foreclosure continued to decline last month, according to a report by the El Paso County Public Trustee's Office.

The report showed:

- 95...

Colorado Springs-area home sales, prices rise again in September

By: rich laden

The hits just keep on coming for the Colorado Springs-area housing market.

Single-family home sales and prices rose again in September, more signs of a post-recession housing recovery, according to the...

Wal-Mart expands online grocery service to Colorado Springs

By: rich laden

Wal-Mart is making it easier for residents of the Pikes Peak region to shop for groceries in their pajamas - from their homes, that is.

The world's largest retailer on Tuesday added Colorado Springs to its...

Arby's in expansion mode in Colorado Springs

By: rich laden

A ninth Arby's will open this week in Colorado Springs, part of a plan by the nation's largest Arby's franchisee to expand the sandwich chain's presence in the Pikes Peak region.

The newest Arby's will open...

Apple fans in Colorado Springs line for latest version of the iPhone

By: rich laden

Only about 50 diehards waited outside the Apple store in Colorado Springs on Friday morning for the release of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus - roughly one third as many people who lined up a year ago when the tech...

Aging Colorado Springs apartment complexes still in demand on the part of buyers


Fine wine and cheese get better with age. Apartment buildings? Maybe not so much.

But as millennials and empty nesters embrace apartment living, and rents rise to record levels, even decades-old apartment...

South Nevada Avenue redevelopment plan getting closer in Colorado Springs


A proposal to clean up South Nevada Avenue and infuse it with new residential and commercial uses has taken another step forward.

The Colorado Springs Urban Renewal Authority voted 7-0 on Wednesday to...

Layoffs likely at Western Forge tool manufacturing plant in Colorado Springs


Western Forge, a Colorado Springs manufacturer of hand tools for half a century, anticipates it will lay off about 150 workers over seven months, roughly half the employees at its northwest side plant, the company...