Home Sellers: Check your Home for Storm Damage

The relentless rainfall and flooding in Colorado can be used as reminder that it’s been another crazy year of weather with many big rain and wind storms damaging houses throughout the country. With fall upon us and winter around the corner, home sellers should take a close look at their property for storm damage and…

DIY Projects to cool your home!!

Summer is a great time for some of our favorite activities, like hiking, swimming, relaxing at the beach, or just enjoying the outdoors.  But at times the heat of summer can become a bit uncomfortable…..especially in your home. Tackle these simple projects to make your home more comfortable for those times you are ready to…

Considering a Vacation Home?

Purchasing a vacation home can be very rewarding – both personally and financially! Many look at vacation homes for entertaining purposes, while others simply want a home-away-from-home for annual family trips, or even a home that can be passed from generation-to-generation. Whatever your reason may be, there are several things to carefully consider before taking…

Dress Up Your Outdoor Living Space

Looking for a fun way to dress up your outdoor living space? check out these great do-it-yourself projects using recycled wooden pallets. It is no secret that wood pallets can be repurposed into impressive furniture and decor.It is amazing what people have created from these abundant, often discarded resources that can usually be found for…

Is it Your Time to Sell??

Yes, it looks like it might finally be the right time to put the For Sale sign in your front yard! Rising home prices and lower inventories are creating new opportunities for home sellers; sometimes even bringing multiple offers to purchase on the same home, as buyers become more confident and try to take advantage…

Market Changes for 2013

With it looking like the real estate market is in recovery-mode, a lot of individuals are making the leap into buying or selling a home. The housing market is very different than it used to be; even as recently as six months ago. Read on to discover some of the ways it has changed since…

April To-Do List

——- “April hath put a spirit of youth in everything.” – William Shakespeare Spring is in full-swing….let it inspire you to make the most of this month! It’s a terrific time to get out into the fresh air and to let the fresh air in as well! Here are a few ideas to get you…

Time to De-Clutter

A brand new year has arrived, spring is just around the corner; it’s the perfect time to clean-out, clean-up, and get re-organized! Your bedroom closet is the perfect place to start. A cramped, chaotic closet can make your mornings very frustrating. Before you begin a closet remodel, evaluate your closet’s size and prioritize your storage…

Tis’ the Season…To Sell or Not to Sell?

Ask any Realtor® if you should keep your home on the market over the holidays, and their answer will most definitely be, YES! Their belief is that buyers who are home-shopping this time of year are serious buyers. If you decide to make the commitment to have your home listed, here are some helpful tips…

Holiday Decorating Tips

 Spruce up your home this holiday season with these simple suggestions. In a few easy steps, your home will be full of holiday charm and cheer. Gearing up for the winter holidays? Check out our blog on winterizing your home to help keep your house warm and save you money. Also give our Fall clean…

Normal Home Prices Are Stabilizing

  _____________________________________________________________________________________________ RISMEDIA, July 29, 2011—Prices of “normal” homes—those that aren’t foreclosures or short sales—are stabilizing and the numbers of future foreclosures are falling. That “sliver of good news for consumer spending” was included in CoreLogic’s July report on housing and market trends.  In May 2011, the firm’s Home Price Index excluding distressed sales only…