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.

Your Denver Real Estate may be worth a lot more than you think

Denver real estate bubble? Denver real estate lost a lot of value during the recession but nationally most areas have rebounded considerably. In some cases, the homes are worth more than they were before the housing bubble burst. The dynamics … Continue reading

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Denver & Highlands Ranch November 2015 “BLIZZARD”

<h3>November snow storm in Denver</H3> Linda & I love the different seasons here in Denver. And just so you know, we live in Highlands Ranch in the southern end of the city. One day it is full on 70 degrees … Continue reading

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Temporary Buy Down to buy a Denver Home

Use a Buydown to Buy a Denver Home There is an infrequently-used mortgage program available that could be the solution to a buyer’s or seller’s problem when buying a Denver Home. A temporary buydown is fixed rate mortgage that the … Continue reading

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Tips for Buying Denver Rentals

Buying Denver real estate as rental property can be an excellent decision and the better informed you are, the more likely you’ll have favorable results. The following suggestions can help you with your decisions. Real estate is a long term … Continue reading

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How Earnest Are You about buying a Denver home.

One of the tricks to winning in a competetive Seller’s Market, like we have in Denver, is to provide a healthy earnest money deposit, sometimes “non-refundable” or “hard”. That will tell the Seller you have skin in the game and … Continue reading

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Components of a Credit Score for a Denver Home Buyer

Denver Home Buyer & Credit Scores When you are buying a Denver home your credit scores are used by lenders to measure the credit worthiness of you the borrowers. While there are several different companies that offer scores, the FICO, … Continue reading

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More Money in Your Paycheck for Denver Home Buyers

A Denver homeowner’s tax savings benefit is generally realized when they file their federal income tax return after the money has been spent for the interest and property taxes. Some people look forward to the refund as a means of … Continue reading

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Postponing a Purchase in Littleton

You might be surprised how many people contact my Littleton real estate office because they want to buy a home but they don’t have the down payment or the credit to qualify. Occasionally, an agent will be working with someone … Continue reading

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Worth the Effort:Taxes & Denver Real Estate

“Anyone may arrange his affairs so that his taxes shall be as low as possible…” While Judge Learned Hand was talking about federal income taxes, it can be applied to property taxes as well. States have a process of assessing … Continue reading

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Leverage; Denver Home Buyer Gets the Maximum Advantage

Leverage increases your equity when buying a Denver Home Continue reading

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