TIF and Greenfield Development: Copper Ridge Part 1 of 3

As you may be aware, the City of Colorado Springs would like to utilize TIF (or tax increment financing) to pay for a freeway connection on the northern side of Colorado Springs. The TIF dollars (from 2.5 Million square feet of retail including an enclosed shopping mall and lifestyle center) will be used exclusively forContinue reading “TIF and Greenfield Development: Copper Ridge Part 1 of 3”

Land Entitlements for Vacated Golf Courses

I have recently faced an issue that I see becoming a common issue as the golf industry continues to decline and the costs and availability of water continues to decrease.  That issue is what to do with the excess number of golf courses that our country accumulated from the 1970’s through the 1990’s.  We wereContinue reading “Land Entitlements for Vacated Golf Courses”