Features by Megan Verlee
Posted In: fire, wildfire, fireproof, home
Hundreds of homes have already been lost to wildfires this summer. There are ways to make these houses less likely to burn, but fire mitigation is a hard sell to homeowners.
Posted In: colorado, fire, wildfire, home insurance
Why more and more homes are going up in the country’s most fire-prone areas.
Posted In: homeownership, HOAs, homeownership associations, Housing
An estimated one-fifth of Americans pay fees to homeowners associations, or HOAs. Many of them wonder if they're getting their money's worth.
Posted In: homeownership, colorado, lawns
A homeowners association in Denver has issued hundred of tickets to residents this year for failing to keep up their lawns in the drought.
Posted In: tourism, wildfire, colorado
As wildfires rage across Colorado, state officials are being cautious in how they describe the conflagration, hoping not to scare away its major tourism industry, like it did in 2002.