Month: March 2016

Top 5 Clues It’s a Hot Sellers Market

Scratch That… Top 5 Clues the Sellers Market Is Borderline Crazy! 1  Showing phone calls before it’s listed with the showing service The Listing Agent puts the listing data into the MLS and hits the ACTIVE button, which generates the new MLS number unique to this property and fires the new listing out into the …

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Boulder County Real Estate Data

Boulder County Real Estate Comparison As we approach the end of the first quarter of 2016, I thought it might be a good time to reflect on the market and to make some down and dirty comparisons between cities that are within 20 minutes of each other in Boulder County, Colorado. Use these charts to …

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Real Estate Ethics: Real Estate Commission Complaint

When is a Seller accepting one offer over another an Real Estate Ethics Violation? Honestly, there are plenty of times when discrimination of protected classes and choosing one Buyer over another would be grounds for punishment of the Listing Agent. Don’t mess with familial status, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, the ADA etc.  However, accepting an …

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Pre-Qualification for a Colorado Mortgage

Mortgage Pre-Qualification Process In a market where buyers compete to put a property under contract, you need mortgage pre-qualification BEFORE you throw your hat in the ring, unless you bring enough cash to remove the mortgage discussion altogether. What does Mortgage Pre-qualification entail? A quick 20 minute phone call with a reputable, local lender is a …

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Kiefer Sutherland was a Realtor before ’24’, I’m sure of it

24: Tick, tick, tick…. I remember this series, years ago. The “real time” aspect was both fascinating and seemed to increase the anxiety surrounding the “imminent danger” plots. The clock that ticked down even during commercial breaks added even more drama. But that is real life, right? The clock keeps ticking when you sleep, go …

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600 OWL DR Louisville CO – New Listing For Sale

600 Owl Dr Louisville is FOR SALE for $490,000 600 Owl Dr Louisville is a charming 3 bed, 4 bath house is located on a quiet street in a well loved neighborhood. Sundance features trails and open space areas which connect it to all that Louisville CO has to offer. The Senior Center, Rec Center, Skateboard …

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Martin Acres Boulder Real Estate Analysis

Martin Acres Boulder Real Estate – Heart, Charm and Potential This neighborhood of just about 1200 homes is located in the heart of south Boulder. Bordered by Table Mesa, Broadway, Hwy 36 and Baseline Rd, it is a pocket of houses, condos and “other stuff” that might easily be overlooked as valuable Boulder real estate. …

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National Home Prices Continue To Rise

National home prices While everywhere is experiencing rising prices, the mountains states are downright booming and Colorado is leading the way. Year over year, the only state that has appreciated more than Colorado is Nevada. Clients and friends often ask me if the Boulder-Denver area is different from the rest of Colorado or the nation. I …

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Overpriced Boulder Real Estate – It’s out there!

How do you know if you have overpriced Boulder real estate? IT HAS NOT SOLD is the short answer. There are 45 properties I consider to be overpriced Boulder real estate right now. They have been on the market for 4 weeks or longer. Their MLS sheets state such things as “great value”, “rarely available”, “great …

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