We periodically publish white papers and brief reports on housing issues that peak our curiosity and are of interest to our clients. We also share parts of larger studies we prepare that are applicable to a wide audience. We hope you find these resources helpful.
Peer Comparison – Aspen, Breckenridge, Jackson, Telluride and Vail
Tables comparing eight major aspects of workforce housing, from policies to management, that were produced as part of our 2015 evaluation of the Aspen/Pitkin County Housing Authority’s Guidelines and an evaluation of the Town of Vail’s housing programs. Read the paper.
Workforce Housing Taxes and Fees, December 2013
A white paper examining five different types of taxes and fees levied by 13 municipalities and counties in Colorado to generate revenues specifically for affordable workforce housing. Read the paper.
Emerging Trends in Colorado Resort Towns
A December 2011 brief on demographic and housing trends. Explosive growth in the population age 65+ is one of 7 key findings. Read the paper.
Colorado Mountain Resort Comparison – 2010
A two-page report comparing 2010 Census stats and trends since 2000 in 6 communities: Aspen, Breckenridge, Crested Butte, Steamboat Springs, Telluride and Vail. Read the paper.
Deed Restrictions in a Down Market
A January 2012 paper on the performance of deed restricted home ownership in mountain resort communities. Read the paper.