Friday Fun Fact – Job News

By | General, living

There is an abundance of great news when it comes to employment in Colorado. The unemployment rate is incredibly low at 2.7% which is almost a full percentage point lower than the U.S. average. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Metro Denver added 28,300 jobs over the last year which ranks 15th out of… Continued

November 22, 2019

Your November To-Do List

By | General, housing trends, living

The month of November brings the end to daylight savings time, for most of us anyway, and the start to the holiday season. Don’t be left in the cold, jumpstart your preparations with this quick checklist.   Check Your Fire Safety System Test your smoke alarms and CO detectors to make sure they’re in working… Continued

November 14, 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

Friday Fun Fact – 1 Million +

By | General

We have our pulse on the high-end luxury market. The activity in price ranges over $1,000,000 is an effective indicator of the health of the overall market. If buyers for luxury properties are active, it tells us that “smart money” is confident about real estate in Northern Colorado. So far this year, 107 luxury properties… Continued

September 20, 2019

Get the Windermere App!

By | for Buyers, for sellers, General, market news

Stay up-to-date on the latest happenings… The Windermere Hub App gives you access to the latest and most important news and information about Windermere. No matter where you are, you can stay connected, informed, and keep your pulse on the latest at Windermere whether it be by reading updates about the company or checking out… Continued

August 28, 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

Why So Many Americans Are Either Upsizing or Downsizing

By | General

  According to two recent surveys that took industry watchers by surprise, many family homeowners are putting frugality aside and upsizing to new houses that average as large as 2,480 square feet (an increase of as much as 13 percent from the year before), and sometimes exceed 3,500 square feet in size. Meanwhile, millions of… Continued

June 12, 2019

Relocating Your Home to Advance Your Career

By | General

  Many of us dream of getting a better job. But when a promotion or new job opportunity comes with a request to relocate, the result can be very disruptive to your home life. There’s a lot to consider when making this kind of move, such as do you have a home to sell? Are… Continued

June 11, 2019