April Housing Report Now Available

April Housing Report: During this year's spring refresh, seller activity is the first item on the watch list. One-Year Change in Low inventory has been a national headline grabber, and many are eager to see if this is the year that brings a bevy of new properties to market for ready-to buyers. Investor activity and cash purchases should be monitored, as well, along with any increases in new construction. And although interest rates are up from their all-time lows, borrowing costs are still remarkably affordable. It's cheaper to own than to rent in most of the country.

Call for Applications for Independent Advisory Council

FCBR is very pleased to announce another innovative organizational change that we believe will help to ensure that Independent/Small office member have an ongoing voice with our BOD and a group of advocates for ongoing programs and services focused on this important segment of members. FCBR is accepting applications for the first ever IAC until Friday, May 9th. Read on to learn more...

FREE 2014 REALTOR® & Affiliate Member Directory Now Available

The Fort Collins Board of REALTORS® is pleased to announce the arrival of our 2014 REALTOR® & Affiliate Member Directory! Thanks to our partners at ADS and All Property Services we are able to provide this directory as a member benefit to FCBR members and potential buyers & sellers at no cost. The Directory also includes information for members of LBAR & GARA to better link the Loveland, Greeley, and Fort Collins REALTOR® communities.

2014 FCBR Educational Calendar

FCBR's Board of Directors identified the following as one of its Strategic Actions for the 2014 year: Develop & Execute a Repeatable Strategic Education Planning Approach. We are pleased to share with you that we have been successful in this effort and are now able to offer you this comprehensive year long Education Calendar to assist with your education planning. Should you wish to sign up for a course or have questions please contact Tatiana at tatiana@fcbr.org or 223-2900.

Location: Various-See each class for info

April Member to Member Discount - 5% Off Labor for Moving Services

Each month in conjunction with FCBR’s Affiliate Advisory Council we will be offering a special member to member discount offer as a benefit. Our April Member to Member offer is presented by Exodus Moving & Storage and offers 5% off labor for moving services.

April 2014 BoardTalk

In this edition: IRES - Affordable=Achievable: A Community Conversation, From the Chair: Listening & Learning From Members, Monthly Market Report, Independent's Corner, Question of the Month, and more!

Smart Growth Grant Leveraged for Future of Mason Survey

This statistically valid community survey was conducted to help ensure the success of the Mason Corridor by outline general community understandings and to identify potential opportunities/challenges to the immediate and long term success of this community shaping housing, transit, and livability project. Read more...

Affordable=Achievable: A Community Conversation Available Online

Did you miss FCBR's Special Membership Event on April 10th featuring an interactive, educational panel discussion about housing affordability? No worries what the replay now from the event that featured several speakers including; City Councilman Gino Campana, Pat Ferrier of the Coloradoan, Julie Brewen of the Fort Collins Housing Authority, Dave Derbes of Brinkman Partners discussing the issue of Housing Affordability....