Selling A Home

Nov. 17, 2023

Market Watch October 2023

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Buyer Activity Increased in October...

Persistent high mortgage rates and soaring home prices continue to exert influence on the Denver metro housing market. As of the end of October, the national average 30-year mortgage rate surged to a 23-year high, as reported by Freddie Mac. Concurrently, the median price for ...

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Oct. 13, 2023

Tips For Preparing For An Open House


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20 Tips Sellers Can Do For A Successful Open House

As the real estate market has continued to slow down, prospective home buyers are taking more time to shop before making the decision to purchase. As we head into the slower time of the year, homes are taking ...

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Aug. 10, 2023

Market Watch July 2023

REcolorado July 2023 Market Report

The Real Estate Dog Days Of Summer 

Housing market activity within the expansive 11-county Denver Metro area demonstrated continued limitations during the month of July. Notably, the number of closings for pre-existing homes saw a significant decline of 14% in comparison to the same period the previous year. Such a ...

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Jan. 6, 2023

Mortgage Rate Buydown

Ways to Combat High Mortgage Rates

The Denver Real Estate Market has been shifting for several months now. Record high inflation has led to the Fed to raise interest rates several times in 2022 to try to bring it under control. The result has been mortgage rates grew sharply from ...

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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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March 1, 2022

Things to Consider When Selling Your Home

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Getting Familiar with Market Activity

If you're considering selling your home, one of the things you may want to do is stay up-to-date on real estate sales in your local market. The more you know about what kind of homes are selling, the better feel you'll get for ...

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Oct. 15, 2021

Home Care and Maintenance Guide

Helpful Home Care Tips...

One of the biggest challenge people face when they become homeowners is how to maintain and care for their home. With costs of services and goods exploding over the past few years more and more people are taking care of this themselves.

We wanted to share ...

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Jan. 26, 2021

Minor Repairs Can Yield Top Dollar

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Imagine you are a buyer looking at your home. What do you think obviously needs repair?

Money spent on repairs can make a difference in the final sale price for an important reason. Buyers tend to overestimate the cost of performing repairs and will often reduce their offer by a ...

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Jan. 23, 2021

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

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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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July 31, 2020

Overpricing Your Home May Lead To Problems Down The Line

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Don't fall into the Overpricing Trap

Pricing strategy is one of the most important elements in selling real estate.

To get top dollar, it's essential to price a property accurately for the current marketplace. The reason is simple. Virtually all buyers search for properties online before scheduling time ...

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