Friday Fun Facts – All Time High

By | for Buyers, housing trends

Home Builder’s confidence in Baby Boomer buyers is at an all time high! The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) surveys their members each quarter to discover what they expect of future sales. The builders base a large part of their answer on how many people are visiting their sales centers and model homes versus the… Continued

November 8, 2019

Colorado Real Estate Market Update

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

The following analysis of the Metro Denver & Northern Colorado real estate market is provided by Windermere Real Estate Chief Economist Matthew Gardner. We hope that this information may assist you with making better-informed real estate decisions. For further information about the housing market in your area, please don’t hesitate to contact your Windermere real… Continued

November 5, 2019

Friday Fun Facts – Equity Insights

By | for sellers, Homeowners, housing trends, living, market news, mortgages

The real estate research firm Core Logic just produced their latest Homeowner Equity Insights report. Some interesting tidbits: 63% of all properties nationally have a mortgage Homeowners with mortgages collective realized a $428 billion rise in equity over last year, an increase of 4.8% Only 3.8% of all mortgaged properties have negative equity (where the… Continued

October 18, 2019

Halloween Cocktail: Magic Up Some Butter Beer

By | living

Make (delicious!) Halloween magic with this Harry Potter-inspired cocktail. You don’t have to live in a magical world to enjoy a good butter beer. This version pulls together ginger beer, ginger liqueur, butterscotch and cream soda for a smooth taste with a little kick. Glasses rimmed with gold sugar make it, well … magical. Ingredients:… Continued

October 15, 2019

Friday Fun Facts – Net Worth

By | General

It’s no surprise that for just about every homeowner, their real estate represents the largest portion of their net worth.   Check out these numbers from the Federal Reserve’s Survey of Consumer Finances: Median Net Worth in the U.S. = $97,300 Median Net Worth of a Renter = $5,200 Median Net Worth of a Homeowner =… Continued

October 11, 2019

A Fall Decoration Idea!

By | Homeowners, housing trends

DECORATE IT – A RAINBOW PUMPKIN MANTEL Remember all those bright colorful pumpkins from yesterday? Well, I painted a few extra and created the absolute best fall/halloween mantel with them! A Rainbow pumpkin mantel! Just look at those bright colors! I am so in love and it is everything I never knew I wanted in… Continued

October 2, 2019