The old real estate adage admonishes “location, location, location”. But as trends in the nature of work, education and recreation move us out of large public spaces and into more intimate community spaces, our home and immediate surrounding neighborhood are even more critical to our well-being, lifestyle and work-life balance. The Banning Lewis Ranch community […]
Colorado Springs living
We’re not the only ones who think Colorado Springs is an amazing place. Here are a few recent accolades, plus some interesting demographics and an inside scoop on the weather.
Connections, clubs and community abound. Here’s where to locate new friends and like-minded people in Colorado Springs. If you find yourself downtown on a Tuesday evening, you might spot an unusually large number of runners wearing green or white shirts. Follow them to Tejon Street, and you’ll see them gathered at Jack Quinn’s Irish Pub […]
First Friday Art Walks are the perfect way to explore galleries, celebrate creativity and support local artists. Here’s an inside view. Looking for an opportunity to explore the local art scene? First Friday is the perfect start to each month: a night of art shows, performances and social gatherings. “The First Friday is one of […]
Colorado Springs has long been a favorite location for retirees. Now the real estate market is responding with a new wave of all-inclusive housing options. Selecting a retirement community today can be easily confused with booking a Caribbean cruise. With descriptives pulled from a travel brochure, aging-in-place communities promise all-inclusive luxury resort amenities: 24-hour concierge […]
Here’s our list of the top 10 best trails and local hiking networks. It’s a newcomer’s bucket list to explore the wealth of local trail riches.
The ins and outs of renting in Colorado Springs. Here’s an overview of the market to help you find your next apartment or rental home. It’s an exciting time to be a renter in Colorado Springs. After years of population growth and a lag in rental housing to support it, developers, both local and national, […]
Every local should try these classic Colorado Springs events at least once. Expect some disruptions or alterations due to COVID-19, but watch for these favorites as the pandemic wanes. Meadowgrass La Foret Conference & Retreat Center, May 28-30 The eclectic annual music festival, held over Memorial Day weekend, features more than 20 national, regional and […]
Life is happening at Banning Lewis Ranch with a full schedule of summer concerts, farmers markets, and family fun, including one of the largest 4th of July fireworks shows in Colorado Springs. Community is the root of life at Banning Lewis Ranch, and life is in full swing this summer! Now more than ever, home […]
The white-hot real estate market continues. Here’s what you need to know about buying in Colorado Springs now, with pro tips on how to prepare.