Whitewater and Gateway, Colorado

The Whitewater area is zoned, approved, and ready for growth, with available sewer and water to many areas. “There’s been plenty of planning done in Whitewater,” said Linda Dannenberger with the Mesa County Planning Department. “Clifton Water is ready for growth; there’s a sewer district. Land’s End Fire has been formed as a taxing district. CDOT did a highway access plan. We put a land use plan in place with zoning.” The only thing missing from the pro-growth agenda is people who are committed to living or opening businesses in the area. “There’s so much land that’s ripe,” Dannenberger said. […]

Opportunities for more lodging and dining are prime-picking in Palisade

Opportunities for more lodging and dining are prime-picking in Palisade

By Penny Stine Monday, May 8, 2017 There is new activity in Palisade, with several businesses hoping to open in time to provide services to residents and the many guests who come to Palisade in the summertime. Varaison Vineyards will hold a ribbon cutting for its new cider tasting room and bistro, 13 Brix, on May 13 at 1 p.m., or 1300 hours, if you speak military-style. Andrew West, the cider maker and son of Varaison’s founders, Andrew and Kristin West, has been working on the the bistro for more than a year. “We’ve been working on the remodel for […]

Grand Valley Open House Weekend

By Penny Stine Monday, April 17, 2017 If you’re thinking about buying a new home, selling your existing home, curious about the local market or just looking for an excuse to tour local homes, mark your calendar for next weekend’s Grand Valley Open House Weekend. Local area Realtors will have homes open both Saturday and Sunday, so be sure to check the special section promoting the event that will be in the newspaper on Friday, April 21. The Grand Junction market has changed in recent years, so if you are thinking about making a real estate buy or sale, make […]

Grand Junction Home Buyer information

Housing Resources of Western Colorado 524 30 Road, Suite 3, Grand Junction, CO 81507 970-241-2871 x101   www.housingresourceswc.org Housing Resources has been providing housing services and affordable housing for families and individuals through their four programs of Housing Rehabilitation, Property Rentals, Weatherization and Mutual Self Help Housing, while continuing to promote the wise and sustainable use of resources in Western Colorado for over 36 years. The 501(c)(3) private non-profit also offers pre-purchase and post-purchase education, opportunities for community revitalization, and the provision of quality, safe, affordable housing for those who income qualify. Housing Resources is a chartered member of NeighborWorks […]

HBA Home Improvement & Remodeling Expo March 3-5!

HBA Home Improvement & Remodeling Expo March 3-5!

This was originally published in The Daily Sentinel on January 9, 2017. Baby it’s cold outside!  Temperatures are below freezing, kids are out sledding and building snow people, yards are buried under several inches of snow.  It can only mean one thing; SPRING is on the way!  The Housing & Building Association is getting ready for our 42nd Annual Home Improvement & Remodeling Expo. The 2017 Home Expo is taking place March 3-5 at Two Rivers Convention Center.  Our expo is the oldest and largest on the Western Slope! If you have a product or service that you would like […]

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