Home Buying Tips
There are certainly few things in life we’re too old to do. However, when it comes to buying a home, you’re never too old.
For buyers frustrated by the lack of inventory and rocketing prices, older homes can be a good compromise.
“Appraisal gap” is the current buzzy catchphrase in today’s hot housing market.
With home prices at an all-time high and bidding wars more common, it begs the question: are buyers happy even if they spent well over asking price?
Selling or buying a home with a solar panel system lease or loan could introduce a few challenges for a real estate transaction.
Frequently, first-time homebuyers will turn to relatives to help with a down payment or to cosign on the loan. However, all the parties involved need to be very aware of the pitfalls before agreeing to this arrangement.
Homebuyers are drawn to certain features more than others. All generations prefer two kitchen amenities more than any other.
Purchasing a college home is a significant decision. Consulting the appropriate professionals can help create a plan for a housing situation that could provide many short- and long-term benefits for your student and your family.
In a trend that seems to defy the odds, the housing market surges on. It’s a national phenomenon and alive and strong in Boulder County.
Because the rental housing market tends to be tight in most college towns, many families consider purchasing a home for their college student to live in while attending school.
Regardless of when you move, preparation can go a long way to ease the children’s pre-move anxiety and help smooth the transition. These tips from
Realtor.com will help calm the feelings of chaos.
Nearly three-quarters of pandemic homebuyers are happy with their purchase, according to Realtor.com survey
Despite the frenzied nature of today’s housing market, prompting conversations about buyer’s remorse, more than two-thirds of pandemic homebuyers have found happiness in their new home, according to a new Realtor.com® survey released on May 26.
“Homeownership Matters” has been an overarching theme of the National Association of Realtors, but especially during Homeownership Month.
A majority of dog parents surveyed – 84 percent – say dog-friendly features such as a home with a dog door or living near a dog park are important factors in their moving decisions.
When you buy a homeowners policy, you actually receive much more than protection for your home.
With many buyers chasing after fewer homes, it might be tempting to skip this step to become the winning bid.
In today’s highly competitive real estate market, it’s all too common for buyers to rush into a deal that doesn’t fit their budget or suit their needs. Millennials in particular have the most regrets after buying a home, according to a new Bankrate survey.
The competition for real estate just got even fiercer: the newest generation to enter the real estate market is the millennials.
While this past year has been anything but normal, it is now routine to see Colorado receive distinctions left and right, especially when it comes to the quality of life and economic vitality.
With the cost of real estate today, the 20 percent down rule is no longer so hard and fast.
The first quarter in 2021 showed a decrease in inventory, an uptick in home prices and emerging priorities for home buyers.
Pondering the thought of moving? You will undoubtedly want to compare housing affordability in the area you would like to relocate to
Greeley is now one of the most sought-after places to buy a home and settle in for the long haul because unlike Cinderella, the city won’t go back to what it was after midnight.
The oft-touted virtue may be our best recourse against roller coaster emotions, snap decisions, and sky-high expectations.
If you don’t have a CLUE, don’t be embarrassed! Most Americans are CLUE-less and have never heard of the CLUE database, but if you are a home buyer or home seller, it’s probably a good idea to get a CLUE!
If you’re a homebuyer in Boulder Valley, prepare yourself for a possible bidding war on that property you love.
To lock or not to lock, that is the home buyer’s choice. However, buyers need to understand this is a commitment from both the mortgage lender and themselves to close at the agreed upon interest rate.
As you pay on your mortgage, the loan balance goes down a little each month. Once it is less than 80 percent of the original value, you can request the PMI be removed.
According to RE/MAX of Boulder Managing Broker Todd Gullette, 2021 is starting off with a record-low number of homes available to buy.
Bidding wars are becoming increasingly common due to limited inventory, so it’s quite possible you could find yourself submitting one of multiple offers.