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Littleton Colorado Real Estate

Hidden Costs of Home Buying in Denver

One of the greatest joys of working in this business of real estate in Denver is helping someone buy that first house. The excitement is palpable and it is especially gratifying when everything goes according to plan: the lender gets … Continue reading

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Emergency Kit for the Car in Highlands Ranch

Last week I traveled from Highlands Ranch to the Mescalero Apache Indian Nation near Alamogordo and found myself in the middle of an emergency. They needed blankets and ropes which I had in my trunk. My lightweight jacket went too! … Continue reading

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DENVER-What Can You Expect?

One of the basic tenants I have always subscribed to is “FAIR and HONEST Business dealings” with all my Denver, and elsewhere, clients. I was thrilled to see that proclamation in the real estate commissions guidelines and definitions of real … Continue reading

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Denver Realtor “Not Just Denver”

Denver Realtor shares From the National Association of Realtors Pending Home Sales Sluggish as Low Supply Rears Its Head Pending home sales were sluggish in April as low supply reared its head, down 1.3 percent in the National Association of … Continue reading

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Denver – Must Be This Tall to Ride?

When I bought my first home in 1972, people took your word you could afford it. It doesn’t seem that way anymore. If you are getting a loan they want a loan officer to say that you can. If you are paying cash they want to see proof you have it. Continue reading

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Buyers with Student Debt

Denver First Time Buyers and Sellers need to be positioned to take advantage of these programs. Read on… 59% of non-owners are not comfortable taking on a mortgage with their student debt according to the Aspiring Home Buyers 2017 survey. … Continue reading

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Good Info – Good Decisions

While homes available to buy are pretty scarce, some folks are not willing to make the move in Denver, yet prices will make it prohibitive with 10% annual increases. Hiding one’s head in the sand will keep you in that … Continue reading

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Reasons to Refinance

Regardless of the reason to refinance a home, the basic question to ask is: “Do you plan to live in the home long enough to recapture the cost of refinancing?” There are always expenses involved in refinancing which can be paid in cash or rolled into the new mortgage. Continue reading

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Would-be to Should-be in Denver

When I counsel a new or first time buyer here in Denver, or even a seasoned seller buying their next home I often hear “we just don’t know” where, what kind of loan, how quickly, etc. There aren’t answers for … Continue reading

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An Alternative to Paying Tax Today

There can be a substantial amount of capital gains tax due upon the sale of an investment property in Denver, both the IRS and the State of Colorado. Often an investor will use a 1031 exchange as a tool to … Continue reading

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