The Cost of Homeownership

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When you buy a new home, you may think it will be smooth sailing…it’s just like renting except you’re actually investing your money now instead of paying a landlord each month, right? Well, unfortunately that’s not the case. Many first-time home buyers learn this lesson the hard way once they move in and find repairs […]

DENVER REAL ESTATE – Open Houses September 13-14

1637 S Logan St Denver open house re/max of cherry creek

Looking for Denver real estate? Come visit this weekend’s Open Houses presented by our RE/MAX of Cherry Creek brokers. SATURDAY 9/20 1-3PM 270 S FOREST ST HILLTOP $650,000 4 Bedrooms 4 Baths View Listing Information & More Photos Here Early 60’s ranch with nice, open floor plan & large, private yard with covered patio. The […]

WEEKEND HAPPENINGS – September 20-21

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It’s that time of week when we are dreaming about the weekend since it’s so close…so here is another round of WEEKEND HAPPENINGS with our picks for what to do in Denver. Saturday 9/20 Get outside with your dogs for the Wag ‘n Trail! Taking place at Glendale Farm Open Space (north of Castle Rock), […]

Featured New Listing: 3160 South Humboldt Street

3160 S Humboldt Street

Spacious Englewood Ranch Home 4 Bedrooms 2 Baths Price: $422,900 Presented by John Sullivan Beautifully cared for home on a great block in Englewood. This house is fully updated with a large, new kitchen with granite countertops. There are gleaming oak floors throughout. Enjoy access to the back yard with the glass doors from the […]

Denver Real Estate – Open Houses September 13-14

177 Albion Street Denver

Looking for Denver real estate? Come visit this weekend’s Open Houses presented by our RE/MAX of Cherry Creek brokers. SATURDAY 9/13 12-3PM 2638 CENTRAL PARK BLVD STAPLETON $359,900 3 Bedrooms + Loft 3 Baths View Listing Information & More Photos Here Charming 2 story home boasting all new carpet and paint throughout, plus a brand […]

Featured New Listing: 1124 Cherokee Street

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Beautiful Contemporary Townhouse 3 Bedrooms 2 Baths Price: $575,000 Presented by Leo Rowen This exceptional light-filled townhouse has a fantastic 4th floor roof top deck with mountain views. Inside you will find custom cabinetry, Caesar stone counter tops, and designer fixtures throughout. The property features an open layout, hardwood floors, gourmet kitchen with a large island […]

Get the Most Out of Your Home Insurance

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Are you happy with your home insurance policy and what it covers? Do you even think about it? While you hopefully don’t – because that means you haven’t had any issues – it is extremely beneficial to review what your policy does and doesn’t cover to make sure you are prepared in case of an […]

Tips to Make Your Move Stress Free

Relocating and moving into a new home is a life-changing event, and the idea of starting fresh and having a space to call your own is incredibly exciting. But the excitement of settling in can only begin after the hardest part: the move. Packing up boxes, trying to establish some sort of organization, cleaning up […]

Denver Real Estate – Open Houses September 6 – 7

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Looking for Denver real estate? Come visit this weekend’s Open Houses presented by our RE/MAX of Cherry Creek brokers. SATURDAY September 6th 12PM-3PM 627 SOUTH CLARKSON STREET WASHINGTON PARK $640,000 4 Bedrooms 4 Baths View Listing Information Here Nicely appointed, newer (1998) town home only 4 blocks from Washington Park! Exceptional, sunny home includes high […]

Save Energy Simply & Efficiently

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With all of the energy-efficient and “green” products out there in the marketplace, a lot of people have become confused about what they are really doing to save energy. According to an article from HouseLogic, there is a surprising decline in energy-saving habits despite all of the new eco-friendly products that have come about in […]

Sellers’ Market Remains Steadfast In Denver Area

Denver Real Estate Market Snapshot - August, 2014

The most recent housing market statistics from Denver’s Metrolist show a continuation of the months-long trend of low inventory and high prices, making for an exciting opportunity for sellers. According to Metrolist, the number of homes and condos on the Denver market dropped significantly from July to August: 10% for houses; 19% for condos, creating […]

The Denver Real Estate Market Remains Tighter and More Expensive than National Figures

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Compared to national trends the Denver real estate market charts its own course. Nationwide, existing home sales reached their highest point in a year, while the sale of distressed homes waned — a reflection of the recovering economy. Meanwhile the Denver real estate market had a small increase in active listings, giving buyers some breathing […]

Denver Real Estate – Open Houses August 30-31

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Looking for Denver real estate? Come visit this weekend’s Open Houses presented by our RE/MAX of Cherry Creek brokers. SATURDAY August 30th 10-12PM 968 MADISON STREET CONGRESS PARK $497,500 2 + 1 (Non-Conforming) Bedrooms 2 Baths View Listing Information Here Stunning 2007 Paragon townhome with superior finishes & top-tier amenities throughout. No detail overlooked in […]

WEEKEND HAPPENINGS IN DENVER – Labor Day Weekend

It’s Labor Day weekend! It’s the best time of year to celebrate with a long weekend and enjoy that last hurrah before mentally accepting that the summer is over. (And we all know the temps won’t start seriously dropping for a while anyway) Denver is a fabulous place to take advantage of this holiday weekend, […]

Featured Listing: 698 S High Street

698 S High Street Denver

Stunning East Wash Park home! 5 Bedrooms 4 Baths Price: $970,000 Presented by Lisa Santos Gorgeous Wash Park custom home, just three blocks from the park! A recent $70k kitchen renovation offers gourmet elements such as Caeserstone and butcher block counters, cherry cabinets, a stainless steel apron sink and instant hot/cold water. High end appliances […]

Denver Real Estate – First-Time Buyers Have Plenty of Options

Buying your first home can be both exciting and overwhelming. Usually it’s the biggest purchase you’ve made at that point in your life and seems like a staggering amount of money to be spending. But after grasping the value of making that leap, and realizing the power of the investment you are making, it’s easy […]

Lender’s Corner: Drop In Mortgage Rates Defies Predictions

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Last year, most industry observers predicted that mortgage interest rates would rise in 2014, possibly hitting 5% or more. Yet rates have actually declined in recent months. While this is welcome for homebuyers, it can be confounding as well. What accounts for the change in expectation? It’s all about supply and demand, according to a […]

Denver Real Estate – Open Houses August 23-24

1539 Eudora Park Hill Open House RE/MAX of Cherry Creek

Looking for Denver real estate? Come visit this weekend’s Open Houses presented by our RE/MAX of Cherry Creek brokers. SATURDAY August 23rd 12-2PM 1539 EUDORA STREET PARK HILL $341,900 2 Bedrooms 1 Bath View Listing Information Here Exceptional, move-in ready Park Hill Tudor boasting modern upgrades and amenities throughout. Home maintains the integrity of its […]

Featured New Listing – 7877 E Mississippi Ave #1204

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Fabulously Affordable Condo Close to it All 2 Bedrooms 2 Baths Price: $172,900 Presented by The Guy Team This gated community is surrounded by beautiful gardens, ponds & waterfalls with wonderful trails to enjoy the scenery. Fabulous building amenities! Heated indoor pool, whirlpool, billiards, sauna, steam room, fitness room, and work shop, all connected through […]

Denver Real Estate – Open Houses

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Looking for Denver real estate? Come visit this weekend’s Open Houses presented by our RE/MAX of Cherry Creek brokers. SATURDAY August 16th 12-4PM 500 South Race Street $1,025,000 4 Bedrooms 4 Baths View Listing Information Here Elegant two story “pop top” on a corner lot. Home is redone top to bottom with gorgeous décor and […]

For Shade Tomorrow, Plant A Tree Today

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Although gardening slows in September in Colorado, it’s still a great time to spruce up your yard. You might consider planting spring-blooming bulbs, for instance, or making a final nitrogen application on your grass. Most of all, though, it’s an excellent time to plant trees. If you envision one day basking in the shade of […]