Category Archives: Home Sellers

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

March 12, 2015

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”… Read More »

Wrap Up and Welcome 2015!

December 30, 2014

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/… Read More »

The Myth Of The Winter Slump

December 27, 2014

Here is a piece of conventional wisdom about real estate: It is slow in the winter. The holidays are busy. People are preoccupied with other things. No one is thinking about real estate. Not so fast. The stats tell a… Read More »

Enjoy The Sparkle Of The Holidays!

December 14, 2014

Many of us are donning the outside of our homes and our yards with pretty lights to celebrate this holiday season. The Botanic Gardens is no exception! Enjoy a magical evening at Blossoms of Lights at York Street, and Trail… Read More »

Should You “For Sale By Owner”?

December 11, 2014

The article, “5 Reasons You Shouldn’t For Sale by Owner,” makes some interesting points about the disadvantages that arise when an owner sells a house without the help of an agent. However, a couple comments are in order. Like most… Read More »

The Holidays Are Here!

December 8, 2014

Wrap up warm and enjoy some great events in Highlands Ranch this Holiday Season! December 12th – Showtime at Southridge, Holiday Concert – The Highlands Ranch Swing Shift Band will have you tapping your feet in no time! December 13th… Read More »

A Buyer’s Market for Luxury Homes?

November 25, 2014

“Inman Connect” is a semi-annual national conference for real estate agents. At the most recent gathering in June of this year, held in the beautiful city by the bay (San Francisco), we heard a lot of discussion about the luxury… Read More »

Landscaping “Gifts” as Winter sets in.

November 24, 2014

Everyone knows to winterize sprinkler systems when cold temperatures arrive. However, did you know that your landscaping could benefit also from some winterization and tender loving care during the winter? It is worth spending some time and effort on your… Read More »

Don’t Get Burned By Solar

November 3, 2014

Solar energy is HOT, pun intended. It’s getting lots of attention these days. Solar is also COOL! A bit of a status symbol & statement to the world that you are “going green”. We’re big fans of solar, in theory…. Read More »

Home Buyers and Sellers Deserve More Than A Salesperson

October 29, 2014

Why does the public think of real estate agents as salespeople? Why does the industry think of itself that way? I suppose it is because we imagine that real estate agents sell houses in the same way that car dealers… Read More »

DISINTERMEDIATION & Your Friendly Real Estate Agent

October 22, 2014

What Does a Good Agent Do For You? You’ve probably never heard of “disintermediation” unless (1) You’re an economist, (2) A complete nerd or (3) You attended the big Inman real estate agent convention in San Francisco earlier this year. We learned… Read More »

Fewer Home Sales Mask Supply & Demand Patterns

July 22, 2014

You are hearing everywhere that the available home inventory is low. It has also been reported that there have been fewer homes sales so far this year. This makes it look like both supply and demand are down for the year…. Read More »

Seller Strategies for Finding A Replacement Home

July 14, 2014

Right now, sellers can sell quickly and for more than their home has ever been worth in many cases and still have options to implement strategies to protect themselves in case they cannot find an appropriate, exciting or acceptable replacement… Read More »

Denver Real Estate Market May 2014

June 23, 2014

The metro Denver real estate market is a story of ups and downs. Both the ups and the downs are good, for the most part. What’s Up? Prices are up. The average price of single-family homes closed in May 2014… Read More »

Another Real Estate Bubble?

June 13, 2014

Is it deja-vu? Have we seen this movie before? The metro Denver real estate market has made a dramatic turnaround — going from a buyer’s market to a seller’s market in short order. With prices rising dramatically, is this just… Read More »