By | housing trends, market news

How much real estate has sold in Northern Colorado? As it turns out, a lot! Last month alone there The average price was $429,144 which means the total sales volume for one month was $471,629,129 (almost a half a billion)! were 1,099 single family homes that sold in Larimer and Weld Counties. Over the last 12 months, just over $4.5 billion… Continued

August 21, 2019

On Sale

By | for Buyers, housing trends, market news, mortgages

With interest rates so low, one could argue that money is essentially on sale. It’s actually half off. 30-year mortgage rates hit 3.75% which is exactly half of their long term average. Rates have averaged 7.5% over the last 40 years so today buyers are getting half of that rate. The “sale” on mortgage rates… Continued

August 12, 2019

Planning for the Life Expectancy of Your Home

By | living

Nothing in life lasts forever – and the same can be said for your home. From the roof to the furnace, every component of your home has a lifespan, so it’s a good idea to know approximately how many years of service you can expect from them. This information can help when buying or selling… Continued

July 31, 2019

FUNdamentals

By | General

  In times of change (like now), it’s valuable to look at the fundamentals of our market. Let’s have some fun with fundamentals… 1.  Our economy is healthy – since 1990, the unemployment rate in Colorado has never been higher than the U.S. unemployment rate.  Ever.  Unemployment in Colorado sits at 2.7% today while the rate across the U.S…. Continued

July 30, 2019

Preparing Your Home for the Winter

By | living

During the winter, it is tempting to curl up and hibernate in bed for the next few months. However, you shouldn’t put off these important home maintenance duties. Clean and check the gutters: While you are on the roof hanging holiday lights, make sure your gutters are clear of leaves, secured to the house, and in… Continued

July 26, 2019

How Glass Design Can Help Reflect the Best of Your Home

By | living

Glass has been a key component of home design for style and function for thousands of years. The versatility of glass is such that nearly every single modern home constructed utilizes glass in some way, shape, or form. But there’s no need to settle for simply including glass window panes and calling it good. Whether… Continued

July 23, 2019