Author Archives: Pete Doty

About Pete Doty

As a Realtor® Pete has been working in the Denver residential market since he first started in 1985, and focusing primarily in the south end of town. He finds the client the home they want, and then help them sell it when they want to move. Marketing is really where his heart is, and making sure his clients’ interests are watched over in Littleton, Highlands Ranch, Parker, Castle Rock, Centennial, Englewood, Morrison or Denver. His web site www.DenverRelocation.com ranks high in search rankings and generates numerous relocating buyers each year. Talk to Pete for a unique perspective on today's real estate market in Denver.

A Denver Home for Tomorrow

Most folks I talk to here in Denver seem to be afraid of a bubble bursting as it did in 2008. Statistically, that started in 2006, and some of us started to notice that early. I am asked about when … Continue reading

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Assumptions May be an Alternative

Loan Assumptions Are Hard to Find, especially in Highlands Ranch … Hard to believe but there are still good assumable mortgages out there in Denver, if you have the cash to make up the difference, or know a good loan … Continue reading

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Overlooked Recordkeeping

And all of that is tax free for a principle residence ( it also equals about $65 per day in waiting cost). Continue reading

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Costs More – Takes Longer – Denver Real Estate

Your Denver Real Estate broker, with any length of experience, should have good contractors Continue reading

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Case Study – Housing Decision During Retirement

Recently I took a 2 day certification class for the designation of Senior Real Estate Specialist here in Denver. I found there was much I had already learned in 32 plus years but there was a lot that I did … Continue reading

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Waiting Period After Distressed Sale

During the real estate bust Denver certainly had a huge amount of foreclosures and distressed properties in the the 2008-2009 era (yeah I was in Denver and real estate during the 85-91 era too). The owners of those properties had … Continue reading

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Waiting in Denver Will Cost More

The article below talks about interest rates but a larger cost has been demonstrated over the last three years…appreciation. Denver has averaged about 10% appreciation in each of the last 3 years meaning that a$300,000 house in 2014 would be … Continue reading

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Denver – FHA Advantages

Contrary to popular belief the FHA loan program is not just for first time buyers here in Denver. There are loan programs available that FHA has approved that help those Denver first time buyers get a loan with less than … Continue reading

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Denver has Marshmallows on our trees!

About 6 inches of heavy wet spring snow created all these marshmallows that will fall on our heads around Denver today.  Watch out! This picture was taken in Highlands Ranch…the south end of Denver y’all!

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Standard or Itemized in Highlands Ranch

In Highlands Ranch I know I am concerned about the income tax structure for next year and how it will affect/effect my with holding and FICA. And I am sure the folks in Denver and our suburbs have the same … Continue reading

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