Colorado Springs homebuilding rebounds in May

June 4th

The pace of Colorado Springs-area home construction increased in May, reversing course from the previous month. A report released Thursday by the Pikes Peak Regional Building Department showed: – The department issued 344 permits to builders and individuals for the construction of single-family homes in El Paso County during May, up 3.9 percent from the […]


ATTOM Data Predicts Hot Housing Areas

June 1st

When the final sales data comes in, the hottest real estate markets now are likely to include Colorado Springs, Colo., Charleston, S.C., and Raleigh, N.C., according to a survey released Thursday. The Pre-Mover Housing Index is a new tool ATTOM Data Solutions of Irvine, Calif., has developed to predict sales patterns in the housing markets. […]


Why Working with a Local Real Estate Professional Makes All the Difference

May 31st

If you’ve entered the real estate market, as a buyer or a seller, you’ve inevitably heard the real estate mantra, “location, location, location” in reference to how identical homes can increase or decrease in value due to where they’re located. Well, a new survey shows that when it comes to choosing a real estate agent, the […]


5 Painful Lessons People Learned Selling Their Home

May 30th

Selling a home should be a joyous process—where you show off your digs to enamored buyers who shower you with offers that far surpass what you paid for the place originally. That’s the dream, anyway. And yet, all too often, the home-selling process is fraught with pain, surprises, and no small amount of post-sale regrets. As proof, peruse these […]


7 High-Impact Home Improvement Projects You Can Do for $10K or Less

May 30th

You don’t have to spend a lot to make these valuable home improvements. With so much emphasis on buying and selling homes — the truth is that for most of your life as a real estate consumer, you’ll be a homeowner. And because your home is so much more than a transaction, spending some portion […]


6 Home Insurance Myths That’ll Cost You Big-Time

May 24th

When you’re plunking down a big bundle of cash for a house, you need to protect it from all that could go wrong—and that means you’d better buy home insurance. Pronto. Without it, your biggest investment could fall prey to floods, theft, and all other sorts of natural disasters. That explains why most mortgage lenders require borrowers to purchase home insurance; they want their investment […]


How to Make an Offer That Can’t Be Refused

May 23rd

You’ve found the perfect house. You can already see yourself unpacking your books, pulling all the glassware out of crates, setting up the PlayStation 4. You’re ready to make an offer. Nothing could go wrong now. Except, wait a minute. What if there are other offers? What if the seller doesn’t like your offer? What if […]


What’s the Best Smart Home Security System for You? The Ultimate Guide

May 22nd

Of all the must-have smart home upgrades available, security tops the priority list for 63% of homeowners. And for good reason: Who doesn’twant their place to be safe from burglars, fires, floods, and other threats? And here’s a bonus: Many home insurance companies offer rebates for installing web-enabled, interconnected home security cameras, smoke detectors, and other safety features. While home […]


Home Sales Expected to Soar Through 2018: What Buyers Need to Know

May 21st

By now just about every would-be buyer out there knows there simply aren’t enough homes for sale these days to appease the hordes of competition. But despite the shortages, rising prices, and bidding wars, more homes are expected to be sold this year than in more than a decade. In 2017, the number of sales […]


Real Estate Monitor May 2017

May 19th

    How can I serve you?  If you’ve been following me on Facebook or my website this month you’ve been reading a lot about the continued growth here in Colorado Springs. Every market is distinctive and you need someone you can trust and rely on to give you superior service unique to the area we love to call home. […]

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