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Family Outing

  When moving to a new city or region there is always apprehension in wondering how easy it will be to find something to do, whether it be for yourself or your family. Are there family friendly events to go to? How easy will it be to access the information or find parking? Do I… read more

5 Savvy Tips to Help Your House Sell in an CO Winter

winter home

  Colorado is home to some bitter winters, and you know it.   The cold temperatures, icy roadways, and snow covered streets might make you think that it will be impossible to sell in an CO winter.   Good news, there are plenty of homes that sell regardless of the season. However, those homeowners go… read more

Prepare a Home for the Winter Months in 5 Easy Steps


Winter is a beautiful season of crisp air and a blanket of snow, offering the opportunity for many days on the slope or in front of the fire. While the winter months are often pretty outside, there are some things that homeowners can do to prepare a home for the winter months.   How to… read more

3 Tricks for Home Selling in Winter

snow home

During winter, the real estate market tends to slow down in most parts of the country. This is especially true for places where the sun hides his face and the dreary cold months seem to drag on.   However, there are ways to make your home seem more appealing to get it sold more quickly,… read more

Tips to make home buying easier

Tips to make home buying easier

  It can be tough to be a buyer in Colorado’s housing market, with high home prices and a limited enough market that even fixer-uppers can snag a ton of offers. Still, that’s no reason to be discouraged if you prepare in advance and find the right realtor to help you with the experience. If… read more

Advertise your home right

Advertise your home right

  No matter how amazing the house you’re selling is, you need to advertise it properly in order to make sure potential buyers can see those amazing qualities before they walk in the door. Though many realtors already have options for great advertising programs, here are some quick tips to help you make the most… read more

Be smart about buying a home

Be smart about buying a home

  Buying a home can be an intimidating prospect, especially in the current Colorado housing market. Most people don’t have a lot of experience buying a home, and sometimes it can be hard to know whether or not you’re doing the right thing. Still, there are a few key principles you can follow to increase… read more

Finding the right home appraiser for you

Finding the right home appraiser

  Colorado’s booming housing market means that it can home appraisers often have jam-packed schedules. That often means increased wait times for clients, and the need to schedule appointments in advance of when they’ll actually be needed. Making sure you schedule that appointment with the right appraiser can save you time in the long run… read more

Why you need a realtor

Why you need a realtor

  It can be tempting to do things yourself, but selling your home is one thing best left to the hands of professionals. Especially in a housing market like Colorado’s, a realtor can help guide you through some of the area’s unique challenges and make sure your home gets the most advantages. If you’re still… read more

Doing the Math: Renting vs. Buying in Co

Renting vs Buying in Co

  Most consumers choose to rent because they assume that is where the real savings are.   However, when you crunch the numbers, especially in the long-term, renting vs. buying in CO come up with vastly different results.   If you have been renting and it is time to move, there are some reasons to… read more