Month: March 2022

The Three Steps to Home Ownership: Planning for Your Future and the Future of Our Community

By Ricardo Cabrera, Founder of myWealthBeing.com Home ownership is an economic development catalyst for both individuals and communities and is the easiest and safest vehicle to ignite individual wealth creation. It is also an important factor to assist in ensuring a safe and secure retirement. There are several major benefits to home ownership that you …

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Prosper Longmont panel / 2022 Advance Longmont Economic Summit

One of the topics of the Advance Longmont Economic Summit was our community’s accessible and attainable housing crisis. In a powerful and thought-provoking panel discussion, Eric Wallace, founder and president of Left Hand Brewing and co-founder of Prosper Longmont; Lonnie Jenkins, vice president of Cornerstone Home Lending; Paul D’Angelo, CEO of Thistle; and Harold Dominguez …

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Accessible Housing: A Powerful Way to Support Self-Sufficiency

By Marc Cowell, executive director of the OUR Center in Longmont. Having worked in community support and outreach in many different capacities throughout my career, I have learned many things over these sometimes challenging, but always rewarding, years. I have learned that circumstances don’t define a person, that a simple gesture of support can literally …

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