Five nonprofits share $130,000 in grants


Junior Achievement, an organization that works with schools to help students manage finances and foster entrepreneurial thinking, was awarded a grant of $34,050 at the Albuquerque Community Foundation’s Great Grant Giveaway on March 29. (Courtesy Kimberly Jackson Photography) Five nonprofit organizations received a combined $129,475 during Thursday’s Great Grant Giveaway sponsored by the Albuquerque Community […]

Rents rise, occupancy dips in ABQ

Broadstone Northpoint in north Albuquerque (Jim Thompson/Journal) ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Apartment rents in the Albuquerque metro area continued to climb even though occupancy levels dipped slightly in January. That’s the assessment of commercial real estate services firm CBRE New Mexico’s January apartment survey. The average rent increased 2.25 percent over the year, from $808 in […]