A hot market …. but here is something not being reported

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More homes are selling. Prices are rising. That’s been the trend for 3+ years and the trend continued in February. No surprises there. However, here is a trend that is not getting much coverage: There is more than the normal amount of transaction fallout occurring right now. Fallout is when a property goes under contract […]

Denver Real Estate Market ramping up quickly in January

Hold on to your hats! If the January 2016 performance of the metro Denver real estate market is any indication, this year is going to make 2015’s record setting year look anemic … at least in terms of the number of sales. There were 3,141 closed transactions in January this year compared to 2,722 in […]

More homes available for purchase in Denver Metro

The real estate market in metro Denver continued its now familiar patterns in October according to data just released. Prices are up. More homes are changing hands. As reported last month, the inventory of homes available for purchase is also showing some improvement. That trend continued in October. There were 41% more homes on the […]

Stats – a Rocky Mountain High

Latest Metro Denver Home Stats Are a Rocky Mountain High Denver is known as the Mile-High City. Colorado is famous for its Rocky Mountain High. More recently, we’ve become known for another kind of “high” associated with legalized marijuana. Now we can add a 4th high – record high home prices. You may have seen […]

Up, up and Away

The 1967 song entitled Up, Up and Away is a good summary of the Denver real estate market.  The fact that the singing group, The 5th Dimension recorded it makes it even more appropriate. Denver real estate has definitely entered another dimension. It is a new and uncharted realm. Prices? Yep – they’re up. Average sale price in March was $355,462 […]

HOME SELLERS GETTING HURT IN A SELLER’S MARKET

Wait a minute. We’ve got the hottest seller’s market anywhere in the country right now – truly epic proportions – and sellers are getting hurt? Can’t be! Actually … it could be. A recent Denver Post article has us thinking that up to 20% of metro Denver home sellers may be leaving money on the […]

The Denver Post Needs a Bit of Cheering Up Over Low Inventory

The Denver Post had an article recently about the low inventory in the metro Denver real estate market: “Metro Denver Struggles with a Record Low Supply of Homes for Sale”, dated February 13, 2015. They are feeling a bit “gloomy” about the whole matter. If you are a regular reader of the CHR Buzz, the […]

Wrap Up and Welcome 2015!

Its certainly going to be a chilly one, but a trip to Denver this New Year’s Eve will not leave you cold! From the zoo, to parties and balls, to spectacular fireworks, Denver covers every member of the family. http://www.denver.org/things-to-do/denver-holiday-events/denver-new-years-eve/ I wish you a fun and safe New Year’s Eve and a very Happy New […]