FHA Loan Requirements: What Home Buyers Need to Qualify

August 20th

If you’re looking up “FHA loan requirements,” you are very likely wondering if you qualify for an FHA loan. These mortgages, which are insured by the Federal Housing Administration, help home buyers secure financing to buy a home despite their low income, lack of savings, or poor credit scores—the kind of things that often prevent people from getting a conventional loan. “FHA loans […]

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6 Kitchen Design Ideas to Transform the Heart of Your Home

August 17th

The number of kitchen design ideas out there is downright dizzying. For homeowners looking to make a home improvement—anything from an affordable decor update to a full-on remodel—photo-sharing sites are a good start. But pinning down (pun intended!) exactly what style suits your home can still be tough. An all-white Scandinavian look can seem ideal one day, but then […]

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How to Clean a Bathroom: Tips Your Parents Should Have Taught You

August 10th

Leaning how to clean a bathroom is no one’s idea of fun, but let’s get real: You simply have no choice in the matter. So unless you enjoy horrifying friends and family every time they dare to visit, it’s essential that you don those rubber gloves and learn how to clean a bathroom right. To help, here’s a hit list of […]

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Colorado Springs City Council approves stormwater ordinance

August 9th

Though acknowledging that questions and concerns still remain on the topic, the Colorado Springs City Council approved an ordinance revamping the city’s long-defunded stormwater enterprise fund. The vote, opposed by Councilmen Don Knight, Bill Murray and Andy Pico, is the council’s first official step toward placing a set of stormwater fees on El Paso County’s […]

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Manitou Incline set to close again for repairs

August 9th

 For Manitou Incline climbers, the countdown is officially on. The mountainside stair-stepper will close for repairs Aug. 19, as anticipated, in time for the Pikes Peak Ascent and Marathon weekend, Colorado Springs officials announced Wednesday. The trail is expected to remain barred to the public for four months as workers stabilize the uppermost segment of […]

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August 2017 Real Estate Monitor

August 8th

    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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What’s the First Step in Buying a Home? Your Answer, Here!

August 8th

What is the first step in buying a home? Real estate experts agree that long before you peruse listings or check out open houses, you should talk to a lender about getting a mortgage. “Talk to your bank or a reputable mortgage company to see what you qualify to purchase,” explains Rosanne Nitti, a Realtor® with RMN […]

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Public Market finally has a site in downtown Colorado Springs

August 8th

The Colorado Springs Public Market finally has a home. Years after other locations fell through, backers say the market – a multi-vendor home for local produce and other food sales – is targeted to open in late August or early September in a 3,000-square-foot building at 9 S. Weber St. in downtown Colorado Springs. The […]

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Want to Get the Most Money for Your Home? Don’t Do These 9 Things

August 7th

Owning a home and making mortgage payments is like putting money in the bank. Barring a market reversal, that nest egg of equity in your home will grow and grow. And for most homeowners, their house is their largest asset—which means there’s a lot of money at stake when it comes time to sell. Want to […]

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Colorado Springs-area home sales and prices climb again in July

August 4th

Colorado Springs’ housing market is off to a strong start in the second half of 2017, following on the heels of a robust first half. Home sales totaled 1,646 in July – shy of a record, yet still nearly 11 percent higher than the same month last year, according to a report this week by […]

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