Sometimes it’s an entire basement and other times it’s part of another room like a corner of a bedroom or living room. Colorado is a state known for its many options for recreation and enjoyable living.
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.
If your dream is to be a homeowner but you have student loans, read on for 10 hopeful tips about how to become a homeowner while dealing with student loan debt
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.
In fact, depending on the community, according to the National Recreation and Parks Association homes that have golf course views, or sit on a golf course, can have up to 15-30% higher property values compared to homes that do not.
For some buyers, in this current higher fixed rates marketplace in Denver, ARMs can be a good way to initially get into a home and then they opt to refinance near the end of the ARM term into a 30-year fixed loan at a lower rate than the ARM was.
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.
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.
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.
I’m so blessed in my profession as I get to help people find their dream homes and meet amazing people in the process. I love helping my clients to find any home they’re looking for, but as I’ve mentioned it before, I specialize in golf course properties. I am an avid golfer myself so that’s part of my passion, but …
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.
The Colorado real estate market is in high demand with low inventory, fast moving and complex when negotiating. So if you’re thinking about selling your home, don’t do it alone!