Colorado continues to build and leverage its science and technology resources, according to the Milken Institute's 2010 State Technology and Science Index, in which Colorado ranks #3 behind only Massachusetts and Maryland. The index recognizes states that use investment and long-term planning to grow and leverage their tech and science assets into businesses and high-paying jobs. Colorado has maintained its #3 rank since 2008.
That's great news for our market, as businesses and educators in Boulder County lead the way. If you're like me, you believe that innovative, well paying jobs in an entrenched entrepreneurial environment are perhaps the best indicators of long term strength in the real estate market. Another reason to love where we live!