3 Things You Need to Know in a Shifting Real Estate Market
Whether you are thinking of selling your house or buying a home, today’s real estate headlines can be confusing – perhaps even concerning. What is happening with mortgage rates? Are home values dropping or are they just rising at a slower pace? What impact will the economy have on the housing market? If you are […]
What’s Ahead For Real Estate in 2019?
As we begin another year, everyone wants to know: “Where is the housing market headed in 2019?” It’s not only buyers, sellers, and homeowners who are impacted. The real estate market plays an integral role in the overall U.S. economy. Fortunately, key indicators point toward a stable housing market in 2019 with signs of modest […]
6 Ways to Share the Spirit of the Season Now — Starting From Home
It’s Never Too Late To Become A Secret Santa You probably don’t have to look far to find someone who could benefit from a gift or kind gesture this time of year. Try one (or all) of these ideas 6 inspirational ideas for sharing the season with those closest to home. 1. HOST A COOKIE AND […]
Is The Denver Real Estate Market Slowing Down?
This guest blog was written by West + Main Homes Is the Denver Real Estate Market Slowing Down? Are you wondering if the Denver real estate market is finally slowing down? Over the last month, real estate agents have seen significant price reductions in the Denver Metro Area and houses haven’t sold as quickly. This […]
Starter home or could it be more?
Today I came across an article in Realtor.com titled “how to deal when you’re stuck in your starter home”¹. This struck a chord and spoke to me. My husband and I were literally talking about this exact same topic on our way into the office this morning. We bought our home “starter home” in May […]
5 Things to do this weekend- October 19-21, 2018
5 Things To Do This Weekend There is always something fun to do in this beautiful state of Colorado. You can enjoy the outdoors, the parks, the breweries, the local restaurants, and all the local communities events. Here is a list of some local activities going on this weekend. Halloween Harvest Festival– Saturday, Oct. 20th-Downtown Westminster, […]
What to do this weekend in Colorado- October 12-14, 2018
Colorado Fall Festivities This Weekend What to do this weekend, in and around Denver! Pumpkins, corn mazes, bloody mary’s, oh my! Take a peek at what is happening this weekend: Bromley Fall Festival & Corn Maze– Saturday, Oct. 13-Sunday, Oct. 14th @ Bromley Farm, 1594 E. Bromley Lane, Brighton, CO- Enjoy an incredible corn maze, […]
Looking to purchase, consider buying from your landlord
Are you looking to purchase? Have you considered buying from your current landlord Back in 2015, when the market was in its “blast off” stages, we published a column on how it was a viable investment to buy your landlords house; the house that you are currently renting. Click here to check out the previous […]
You Can Never Start Too Early In Getting Pre-Approved
How early should you start to look into Pre-Approval? I know we were always taught to “never say never” however when it comes to the home buying process, especially in the hot Colorado market, in our opinion it is never too early to start exploring your options. No matter your timeline of buying a home […]
Don’t have 20% to put down to buy a home, that’s ok
Looking to buy a house but don’t have 20% to put down to get out of pesky M.I.? Little does the public know there are programs that allow for only 3% down and no M.I. Today I’ll be going over two options that we have available for the borrow who is worried about having to […]
First-time Home Buyer Programs
First-Time Home Buyer Programs There seems to be a lot of misleading and lack of information out there regarding first-time home buyer programs. As an experienced mortgage professional, when I searched “first time home buyer programs”, I found lots of information. The problem with the information that I found was that there really weren’t any straight […]
Mortage Pre Approval Vs. Pre Qualified
Mortgage Pre-Approval vs. Pre-Qualified. We’ve written about this topic previously but feel it is one that needs to be revisited. This is a great question. There are many of us who don’t know the difference and also don’t understand the difference. I would like to break it down and give you some insight into both […]