January 20, 2018

Raising Capital for Real Estate Investment: Teo Nicolais

When my Harvard Extension students ask me why I love real estate, my first response is that it’s truly unique among investments: Search the globe and you will find no business which is more accessible to individual investors. Starting with a single rental condominium, an investor can quickly build a steady stream of cash flows […]

Your Year for a New Home!

Denver’s real estate market is going to be hot again in 2017! Make it your year to make a great real estate investment, whether it be a new home, a refi, a reverse mortgage, or downsizing to a smaller place. We’ve got lots of classes to help you make the best choices for your situation […]

New Airbnb Rules: James Carlson Explains the Latest in Denver

The 7 Things You Need to Know About Denver’s New Airbnb Regulations On June 13, the Denver City Council voted to allow some short-term rentals, while banning others. The vote brings to a close two years of council attention on sharing economy platforms like Airbnb and VRBO. But what does the council’s action actually mean […]

10 Sources of Funding for Your Next (or First) Investment Property

10 Sources of Funding for Your Next (or First) Investment Property We all know that Denver’s Real Estate investment market is on fire.  Access to debt and equity in commercial real estate is critical to the development, acquisition, and operations of income properties.  There are two types of financial investors in multifamily; the debt provider […]

FLASH SALE: 3 days only!

Time to Save!!  Get $10 off any of these classes.  Use the code FLASH16 when you register online.  You must register by 2 PM on Wednesday (10/12) for the real estate class.  For all of the others, you have until 7 PM on Thursday (10/13).  You can also call us at 303-399-0093 ext 0 and […]

New Course Catalog: Coming Soon!

Colorado Free University’s new course catalog is coming soon.  We are busily working to add all kinds of new classes as well  as more opportunities for current classes to the catalog that will go to print next week.  Our wonderful Laura Hydeman has designed our catalog for twenty years.  Last summer she moved with her […]

Summer is Home Buying Season: Free Classes Provide Guidance

Summer is the typical home selling and buying season, but the Denver Metro home buying market is tough these days.  CFU offers 4 free real estate classes to help answer some key questions. How to Not Get Ripped Off When Buying a House (#6809)–taught by Chris Thomas of America’s Mortgage Get Your Home Loan Approved! […]

New Adult Education Classes: 2016

Adult Education Classes abound at CFU!  We’ve programmed almost 600 classes for adults in the first 3 months of 2016.  CFU is your place to learn new skills, enrich your life, explore a talent, or enhance your business.  Denver’s premier lifelong learning center, CFU has been offering quality, affordable adult education since 1987. We are […]

Classes to start your New Year right!

At CFU we offer a wide range of classes to  help you start your New Year right!  CFU has all your bases covered for 2015, whether your goals are personal or professional.  See all of the January classes or browse through a sampling of what we have coming up: Health and Wellness: 1/8/15–Clean Living:  Managing […]

Mortage Broker & CFU teacher Chris Thomas on Yahoo News!

Learn how a CFU student was able to finally buy a home after attending the free class, How Not to Get Ripped Off When Buying a Home, with Chris Thomas. Featured on Dec. 3, 2015 in Yahoo News Chris also teaches Get Your Home Loan Approved: FAQs and Secrets of Mortgage Underwriting. Both of his […]