Appraisals in Today’s Market

This Week in Colorado Real Estate, Week of 9/26/16 Real estate is one of those industries where you can see it all. We are all well-prepared to write a book about the stories we see and most agents will gladly share their stories and philosophies on human nature. My new blog theme will cover these

Thank You!

Dear Friends: 2015 may be winding down, but for most of us at this time of year, the pace of our lives gears up. So here’s hoping that as we approach Thanksgiving you can find some time to reflect on the wonderful people and events that have come into your life in the past year.

Spring Conditions!

Is spring closer than we think? Depending on which Groundhog you witnessed today, you may have less time than you think to get your home on the market before the busy spring season. Many sellers feel that the spring is the best time to place their home on the market as buyer demand traditionally increases

Build Wealth Through Homeownership

New York Times: Homeownership is Best Way To Build Wealth December 15 2014 The New York Times recently published an editorial entitled, “Homeownership and Wealth Creation.” The housing market has made a strong recovery, not only in sales and prices, but also in the confidence of consumers and experts as an investment. The article explains: “Homeownership long

Build Wealth Through Homeownership

New York Times: Homeownership is Best Way To Build Wealth December 15 2014 The New York Times recently published an editorial entitled, “Homeownership and Wealth Creation.” The housing market has made a strong recovery, not only in sales and prices, but also in the confidence of consumers and experts as an investment. The article explains: “Homeownership long

Fall Real Estate Conditions

This past spring and summer was a continuation of the frenzied sellers market our area has been experiencing for the past couple of years. This was great news for sellers but a lot of buyers were left frustrated and still searching for a home. The market is experiencing a typical seasonal slowdown as fall and

5 Reasons to Sell Before Winter Hits

  People across the country are beginning to think about what their life will look like next year. It happens every Fall. We ponder whether we should relocate to a different part of the country to find better year round weather or perhaps move across the state for better job opportunities. Homeowners in this situation

2014 Summer Festivals and Fairs

Summer Fun!! How is it that our summer schedules fill up so quickly? For those off-weekends where you find yourself with nothing to do–here is a list of festivals and fairs. MAY 5/22 Colorado Corks and Cuisine, Denver 5/23 to 5/25 Downtown Denver Arts Festival 5/24 to 5/26 Boulder Creek Festival 5/24 to 5/26 Territory

Photos and Selling Your House

There are many components that go into successively marketing your home. In my opinion, photos and price have the most impact. Online searches for homes has increased 250%+ over the past year. That is staggering! Most people don’t go to open houses anymore, why should they when they can see every home for sale in