The Colorado Springs real estate market is very strong right now - probably one of the best in the country. The population is growing, quality of life is good, the economy is doing well, and starter homes are still relatively affordable. All of these factors explain the fantastic performance of the Springs market lately, and why it should continue to grow in the coming year.
These conditions have made things a little tough on buyers. The year-on-year growth in prices has outpaced income, effectively pushing many hopeful buyers out of the market.
The intense competition for homes can also be frustrating, since bidding wars aren't that fun for potential home-buyers.
So, the overall picture up until now has been fairly simple: high demand and…