Buying A Home

March 28, 2022

The Cost Of Waiting To Buy a Home

Waiting To Purchase a Home Could Cost You BIG! 

Over the past few years the Denver Metro Area has experienced a HUGE housing boom leading to very low inventory and record home prices. Low interest rates and strong consumer confidence has driven the market and made home ownership almost ...

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March 24, 2022

Thinking of Buying a Home

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Consider Your Down Payment

Almost all home buyers will have to come up with a significant down payment, typically 20% in today's market, in order to qualify for a traditional mortgage.

A down payment can come from many places: savings, investments such as stocks and bonds, gifts from relatives ...

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Dec. 27, 2021

New 2022 Conforming Loan Limits for Colorado

New Colorado Conforming Loan Limits for 2022

Help is on the way...

The metro Denver real estate market continues to be very strong with home prices soaring to all time levels. To keep up with the market, the conforming loan limits have been adjusted for 2022.

2022 New Conforming Loan Limit For Colorado

One-Unit Property 

All Counties (includes Larimer ...

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Nov. 20, 2021

Deciding To Buy Now or Wait...

Should I Wait Or Should I Buy Now? 

That is the question many of today's buyers are wrestling with. Soarning prices, inflation and steep competition have some buyers feeling hopeless. Many have given up on purchaseing a home. By waiting to purchase your home you risk prices and ...

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Aug. 31, 2021

Finding The Right Neighborhood Home For You

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When you think about your dream home, are you seeing the house, or the neighborhood it's in? It's easy to get caught up in bedroom and bathroom counts when you're shopping for a new home, but the biggest choice you're going to make in the ...

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July 29, 2021

4 Inside Tips to Make the Most of Opens Houses

Family touring homes with their realtor

4 Insider Tips to Make the Most of Open Houses 

Have you visited any open houses in the neighborhoods you're interested in? Make sure you're maximizing your weekend trips with these four must dos.

1.   Open everything.
From doors to cabinet drawers, it's the only way ...

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Feb. 2, 2021

Things NOT To Do When Applying For A Home Loan

Couple meeting with a lender.

You’re shopping for houses and you’ve got your mortgage pre-qualification lined up. Great!

Keep in mind that there a few things you should NOT do:

  • Don’t make a major purchase. This will change your credit score and can possibly disqualify you from a mortgage.
  • Don’t change jobs unless it’s absolutely ...
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Jan. 23, 2021

Has 2020 got you thinking it's time for a change?

Home in the forest.

So much has changed in only a few months' time, and "the new normal" has renters as well as homeowners reconsidering their relationship with where they live. If any of the scenarios below sound familiar to you, it could be time to make a move:

Everyone could use some space ...

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Jan. 22, 2021

Thinking of Buying? How Much Can You Afford?

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You've started your home buying search and are dreaming big – so now you need to take the next steps to make sure you can realize that goal. Now is the time to do your research and find the financing options for a home that will work best for ...

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Jan. 20, 2021

Should I Buy Real Estate This Year?

Couple resting after moving boxes into a home.

Could This Be Your Year? 

It goes without saying that the question of "should I buy real estate this year?" is best answered with "it depends." Here’s what I mean...

It depends on your credit score: Some lenders are exercising a little more caution when it comes to assuming ...

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