Rent Prices are Soaring in Most of Colorado
Call it gentrification, supply-and-demand, call it whatever you’d like… the fact is, rent prices have gone up in Colorado in the last decade. Chip Oglesby –
GitHub – did a nice analysis on the data provided by colorado.gov.
Chip’s analysis can be seen
His analysis states, “Efficiency apartments in Fort Collins/Loveland saw the largest increase in rent between 1996 and 2015. During this 19 year period, rent rose 226.5% from $239.26 to $781.18.”
One of his charts for median prices for Fort Collins/Loveland is very telling:
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Stoltzmaniac is going local in today’s blog post! I dug into the City of Fort Collins open data and published my findings below.
The data was surprisingly clean and laid out in JSON format on Amazon S3. This post shows my exploration of the data along with some observations.
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