They came from across the United States to the centennial state with hopes of striking gold and providing wealth to their families for generations to come. With this massive population boost came tremendous prosperity in many different industries, including the real estate market. Real estate investors may feel outpriced in this market, given the Denver metro home prices and population increase. As this number continues to grow, so too will the demand for real estate. Regardless of your real estate investing strategy, this significant discount on homes, plus high appreciation as icing on the cake, can be quite enticing.