The Buzz

Welcome to The Buzz! As members of the Eagle County community, we are acutely aware of everything that goes on around us. Below you will find articles about the happenings in our community, specifically related to housing, as well as information about the international coliving community and ultimately, how the mtn hive team has used all of this information to develop a unique housing solution, fit specifically for locals.

New Republic: Fast Furniture Is an Environmental Fiasco
Business Insider: Aspen living on Aspen wages: Ski towns across America are battling a workforce housing crisis
Vail Daily: "Home Economics" Part 5: The $500K question: Here’s what half a million will buy you in the Eagle County real estate market
Vail Daily: "Home Economics" Part 4: No vacancy: Deed restrictions are the weapon of choice for governments in the fight against vacant homes
Vail Daily: "Home Economics" Part 3: Housing done right: Some employers are meeting Vail Valley’s housing challenges, and most started years ago
Vail Daily "Home Economics" Part 2: Decades in the making: Vail Valley’s workforce housing crisis has been building since the beginning
Vail Daily: "Home Economics" Part 1: The Missing Middle: Eagle County’s housing market freezes out mid-income residents
Vail Daily: Vail Valley Rental Vacancies at "unhealthy" Level
BBC: For a happier home life, is bigger always better?
Vail Daily: Help Wanted? Good luck
Vail Daily: Mtn Hive co-living project eyed for Valley's worker Bees
JSTOR Daily: Co-living, the hot new trend of 1898
Vail Daily: Employee Retention Key to Success
Vail Daily: Supply and Demand for Housing Way out of Whack
Aspen Times: Increasing Housing Inventory Works Better Than Increasing Employees' Pay
Vail Daily: Public Says Housing a big Problem in Vail Survey
Vail Daily: Romer: Let’s define what we mean by ‘workforce housing’
Coliving: Why Coliving? Live, work and play with like-minded people.
vail daily: ‘Not stack-a-shack’ anymore: can modular homes save ski towns?
Denver Post: Denver’s latest big idea for affordable housing is tiny apartments (some the size of your master bedroom)
Vail Daily: Bookworm owner: When there is nowhere to live, there is no one to work (letter)
vail daily: Vail Valley has strong demand, limited supply for smaller housing units
Vail Daily: Vail Valley has strong demand, limited supply for smaller housing units
Colorado Sun: Affordable housing crisis threatens vitality of Colorado’s high-country economies
vail daily: Vail Valley housing solutions the focus of Jan. 17 ‘YIMBY Jamboree’
Forbes: Shared living: tearing down the walls between families and communities
vail daily: Romer: Vail to host housing summit Jan. 14 — 17, will focus on action (column)
vail daily: Our View: When will the Vail Valley rental market hit a tipping point? (editorial)
Vail Daily: Polar Star Properties inks Spring Creek Village land purchase in Gypsum, eyes construction of 282 new apartments
Apartment Therapy: One Arizona Town Is Building Tiny Houses for Its Teachers
Vail Daily: Vail Valley Partnership CEO: Eagle County Workforce Study provides insights into local businesses (column)
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Skift: Here’s Why Co-Living Could Be the Next Big Hospitality Trend