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Self-Care – An Essential Part of a Healthy Lifestyle

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  It should come as no surprise to anyone who reads this: Self-care makes up an essential part of an active living lifestyle that keeps us healthy, happy, and more in tune with our minds and bodies. The challenge is, we probably aren’t doing enough of it. We often neglect self-care because it can be tough to make healthy changes, …

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Patio and Townhomes….Comparing and Contrasting continued

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Patio home communities are popping up all over the country and such homes are a hot commodity. These single family detached homes, usually built on very small lots of ¼ acre or less, are very popular with active lifestyle living homeowners for their no or low maintenance conveniences. This includes communities offering golf, hiking and biking trails, and extensive recreation …

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Patio Homes and Townhomes: Comparing and Contrasting

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Patio Homes and Townhomes: Comparing and Contrasting In many communities there are options to the kind of home a person or family can have.  The most obvious are multi-level apartment complexes and traditional single-family detached houses in neighborhoods and subdivisions.  In between these two extremes are a couple of options that are less known and understood – patio homes and …

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You Know You’re a Coloradan When…

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You worry about getting sunburned and frostbitten on the same day. You’re not surprised that a few weeks into Rockies baseball season some games are cancelled because of snow. You secretly chuckle when anyone east of Denver tells you they have mountains in their state too. You know that South Park is a real place. You go anywhere else on …

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Tips to Make the Home Buying Experience Fun, Profitable and Efficient

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The home buying search should be fun.  It should also be an efficient use of a buyer’s time, and rewarding in getting that perfect home. This may sound like a tall order, but it doesn’t have to be.  Here are some simple suggestions to get home: Analyze your lifestyle. Create a list that reflects the lifestyle you want. Will you …

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Six Tips To Make The Home Buying Experience Fun, Profitable and Efficient.

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Last week we looked at the first three of the Six Tips To Make  The Home Buying Experience Fun, Profitable and Efficient.  Let’s take a look at the final three tips today. Avoid the seller It’s always preferable for the sellers to be out of the house when prospective buyers are viewing the property. But if you do meet the …

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Six Tips to Make The Home Buying Experience Fun, Profitable and Efficient

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  The home buying search should be fun.  It should also be an efficient use of the buyer’s time, and rewarding in that they find the perfect home that fulfills their needs and wants.  This may sound like a tall order, but following six simple suggestions can make all the difference. Let’s take a look at the first three today: …