With the recent big headlines in the Denver Post this year regarding all the big corporations moving to Douglas County, its no wonder that the numbers are fantastic!  There were probably enough large headlines to fuel the economy in Douglas County for years to come.  This is going to spill over into housing of course, and will help home sales and price appreciation regardless of what happens on a national level.  If you don't live in Douglas County yet, reading this article might get you moving fast!