Testimonials

Hear what owners of historic properties have to say about the benefits of landmarking.

How We’ve Used Our Landmark Designation

How We’ve Used Our Landmark Designation

Our house was built in 1905. The Shenks bought it around 1950. I bought I bought it from David Shenk in 1987. While the house was on the market, the owner had the roof replaced, using cedar shingles, as the house originally had. With very minor exceptions, the house...

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Financial Incentives Helped Us!

Financial Incentives Helped Us!

In 2013, City Council approved the creation of the Whitcomb Street Historic District. Once the district was formed, property owners were able to take advantage of significant financial incentives from the State. The following is one family's story. Our house was built...

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Creating a Historic District

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Dive Into the History of the Loomis Addition

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Additional Fort Collins Preservation Resources

If you’d like to find out more about historic preservation or historic districts, check out these links.