For me, I am with my clients every step of the way and I’m available for any questions or guidance they need. Let’s take a look at all the surprising values a real estate agent can add to your house hunt.
For this exercise, we’ll be looking at median home prices in different areas and golf course homes throughout Colorado like the city, rural areas and mountains.
Industry best practices usually suggest that a homeowner keep their home for about 5 years before selling, and at least two years living there.
Wiring money is a common practice in the home buying and selling process. Wiring money is an electronic transaction that happens between two entities, such as from a buyer’s bank account to a mortgage company to cover things like earnest money, down payment or closing costs. Mortgage companies also commonly pay the proceeds of a home sale through a wire …
In today’s market, it’s very common that most lenders use a combination of both auto and manual underwriting.
When a title scam happens, it’s not as if the scammer would start living in the home, but instead things like a fraudulent refinance can happen and the scammer can borrow money against your home without your knowledge.
In past posts, I’ve shared advice about the market and if it’s the right time to buy a home, as well as who is buying homes right now in the Denver metro area.
Buying a home with a friend may work for those who are wrestling with the fast moving real estate market and the current value of Denver homes but still want to get started on their home purchasing desires.
If you’re between 40-59, you’re likely part of the “sandwich generation” which implies that you may be taking care of both your children and your parents. If you are trying to accommodate for both a young child and an elderly parent, consider their actual space in the home.
In golf, the best players always know where they’re aiming with the next shot. The same can be said for buying a new home. Sometimes the home buying process can be long and frustrating at times, but keeping in mind your end goal can help immensely.
Of all the lending companies here in Denver, I know all about the reputations and recommendations for lenders and underwriters and I can send you some great contacts.
Staying active and healthy allows people to enjoy their lives and work more. Many Colorado residents cite that their lives are overall happy ones and it shows so why wouldn’t you want to buy a home here?
If you’re in the market to buy or sell real estate in Denver, I don’t recommend pausing your home ownership dreams just for a rate hike that may or may not come to fruition.
Before a home seller is under contract, I’m here to answer some best practices once we are active on the market here in Denver.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), which is the regulator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, announced that they are rescinding the new LLPA fees
In Denver, when any of my clients have their homes go under contract I have a tried and true working list of things that need to happen to have a successful closing.
The release of the new LLPA structure had been delayed but it is official as of May 1st across the country, including here in Colorado.
Many view a primary residence as just a home, not an investment, however real estate appreciates over time. Buying a home is the most financially significant thing we do in life and because of that we want to make sure we’re spending our money wisely.
As we prepare to present your home to the public marketplace, the condition of it is king as it greatly influences the selling price.
This client success story focuses on a client who was referred to me after relocating to Colorado. This success story is even more delightful when a Realtor colleague in another state refers me to a previous client relocating from out of state to the Denver area.