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
Why the Worst House on the Block may be your Best Bet As you peruse online listings, check email from your Realtor or drive the streets of your favorite neighborhood, your eye is bound to be drawn to the visual gem of any neighborhood you are seeking; the creme de la creme, cream of the … Continue reading The Worst House on the Block
If you're like a lot of people, you learn by doing. When it comes to buying a home for the first time, a lot of learning takes place in the form of mistakes. Purchasing a home is a major investment, and first time buyers are more educated than ever thanks to the internet and other … Continue reading If You Had a Do-Over…
When shopping for your next home, it's important to know what really matters to you and to look beyond the surface of a listing. As a seller, your home will appeal to more buyers and likely net a higher price now (or for a down-the-road listing under different market conditions) if you know how to best highlight … Continue reading The 5 Year Plan
Buying your first home is an exciting adventure! It can also be a lesson in hard knocks as real estate newbies figure out how it all works on the journey toward buying the right home in the right neighborhood at the right price. In hindsight, there are typically a few things first time buyers would do differently … Continue reading What Second Time Buyers Know Now
Metro Denver is experiencing one of the hottest Real Estate markets in the country right now, and entering the marketplace for the first time as a buyer can be intimidating under any market conditions. Sellers have the edge in this market, which means it is especially important to be an informed, educated buyer as you … Continue reading New to Real Estate? Know these Terms.
The Denver real estate market is fast-paced and competitive, and it is important for buyers to be prepared to act quickly once their search begins. If you find a house you love, you won't have a week (or even a few days!) to mull it over. You'll need to act quickly if you are serious about … Continue reading A Pre-Search Checklist for Home Buyers