Tuesday, May 6
(Colorado Springs, CO) -- The homebuilding industry in the Colorado Springs area continues to be off the mark to start 2014. The latest report from the Pikes Peak Regional Building Department shows close to a 15-percent drop in building permits for April from the same time last year. The numbers also show a more than eleven-percent drop for the first four months of the year from 2013. Last year, the industry hit a seven-year high after years of dealing with issues related to the recession.