Shopping for a home in the middle of winter has its challenges, and it pays to be prepared. Read on for practical tips on maximizing your wintertime house hunt. Plan and prepare for inclement weather. If the snow flies but roads are passable and safe for driving -- keep your showing appointments. You'll have an … Continue reading 5 Tips for Winter House Hunting
The Federal Reserve raised interest rates by .25% at the end of September, and this move, designed to slow the economy down and undercut the potential for inflation, is impacting Real Estate markets across the country. How does this impact the numbers? We are still technically in a Seller's Market in Denver, but the lightning-fast … Continue reading How Rising Interest Rates are Impacting the Denver Housing Market
If you are buying or selling a home for the first time, you might be wondering who sets the price for the sale of your home, or how the listing price was chosen for a home you'd like to make an offer on. There are misconceptions out there about just who 'decides' what a home … Continue reading Home Comps and What to Do With Them
Searching through online news articles about the housing market across Denver, you'll find words like "ridiculous," "absurd," and even "impossible." It's hard to retain a shiny sense of searching-for-a-home optimism with that kind of talk coming at you from every direction, but the reality is, even in a challenging market, people still need to sell … Continue reading Navigating the Denver Housing Maze
*Reach out here to discuss any Real Estate-related topic in depth. Ready or not! Tuesday, April 17th is Tax Day. Homeownership offers great benefits at tax time, and I've got tips and a couple of basics to help you understand the interplay between your home and your taxes. DISCLAIMER: I am not a tax … Continue reading Tax Benefits for Homeowners
Have you fallen out of love with your home? I love my work as a Realtor here in beautiful Denver, CO -- helping people sell their home to move on to the next big thing, and helping others find their next just-right home. It's a great way to spend my days! Sometimes, though, I meet … Continue reading 5 Ways to Fall Back in Love with Your House
In Denver's competitive marketplace, you may not have the luxury of pondering whether to choose the house you fall in love with in a less-than-ideal neighborhood, or the less-than-ideal house in a neighborhood you love. That said, choosing between two such options is a common dilemma among house hunters, and it is worth considering what … Continue reading Ideal Location, or Bigger House?