Legislators are behind a bill that could cap off the soaring rent prices in Colorado, which would come as a relief to the 1.8 million renters in this state, according to 9NEWS

I am one of those 1.8 million, so I know the pain of rising Fort Collins rent firsthand. Most renting Coloradans spend about half their income on monthly rent alone, and legislators in Denver would like to change that.

Property owners and landlords, however, may not feel the same. You can hear both sides from 9NEWS below.