Wednesday Newscast, 3/1/17, 7:04 AM

Mar 1, 2017

Newscast for Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 7:04 AM:

  • Colorado is among the worst states in the nation for first-time homebuyers.  That's according to an analysis from Bankrate.com, a financial services website.  The analysis ranked the Centennial State 43rd based on home prices relative to income, job prospects for young adults, and market tightness, among other criteria.  California ranked the worst, followed by Hawaii, New York, Louisiana and Mississippi. 
     
  • Colorado Springs ranks 11th in the country for birthplace diversity, according to a recent study.  That means many residents weren't born here.  91.5 KRCC's Holly Pretsky has more...