Understanding unemployment statistics

Tomorrow morning the Bureau of Labor Statistics will release the latest Employment Situation Summary, which will include the most current unemployment rate. It will be a horrific number. Many analysts believe unemployment could be greater than 20%. These numbers represent families across the nation that are not sure when (or if) they will return to […]



The Flea Market is opening back up!

For the last several months, the world was plagued by the coronavirus pandemic and virtually stopped, and the Centennial State was no exception. While restaurants, stores, and everything else that was not considered essential was forced to close its doors to keep employees and patrons safe, they are starting to slowly re-open, including Colorado’s biggest […]


Summer 2020 will be the Real Estate Season

With stay-at-home orders starting to gradually lift throughout parts of the country, data indicates homebuyers are jumping back into the market. After many families put their plans on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, what we once called the busy spring real estate season is shifting into the summer. In 2020, summer is the new […]


2020 Homeowner Wish List

Some Highlights In a recent study by realtor.com, homeowners noted some of the main things they would change about their homes to make them more livable. Not surprisingly, more space, an updated kitchen, and a home gym rose to the top of the list. If you’re thinking of selling this year, having these items in […]


Unemployment Report

Last Friday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its latest jobs report. It revealed that the economic shutdown made necessary by COVID-19 caused the unemployment rate to jump to 14.7%. Many anticipate that next month the percentage could be even higher. These numbers represent the extreme hardship so many families are experiencing right now. […]



Unemployment: Hope on the Horizon

Tomorrow, the unemployment rate for April 2020 will be released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. It will hit a peak this country has never seen before, with data representing real families and lives affected by this economic slowdown. The numbers will alarm us. There will be headlines and doomsday scenarios in the media. […]



Where do you like to go tubing?

Despite the days seeming to drag by forever, summer is just around the corner, which means it is time to begin planning your seasonal adventures! If you need something to look forward to in the coming months and want to try something new, we recommend checking out one (or all) of these five lazy river […]