REALTOR® Code of Ethics 2020

REALTOR® Code of Ethics 2020

If you are buying a home, it is important to choose a Realtor® to help you with your purchase. Why? Because Realtors® adhere to a strict code of ethics.

Looking back on the Boulder real estate market

Looking back on the Boulder real estate market

With a booming economy, access to the mountains, unbeatable scenery and a thriving culture all its own, Boulder will likely remain one of the hottest real estate markets into the 2020s and beyond.

Should I Buy My First Home with a Friend?

Should I Buy My First Home with a Friend?

Since home prices have made homeownership prohibitive for many across the county, first-time home buyers are turning to an alternative path to homeownership: purchasing a property with a friend.

How to Prevent or Mitigate Identity Theft

How to Prevent or Mitigate Identity Theft

Identity theft poses a serious threat to your credit and homeownership prospects. Read on to learn more about how to protect your identity and what to do if you notice fraudulent activity.

Top tips for January home-selling

Top tips for January home-selling

The winning game plan is to embrace the unique advantages of selling your home during this cold winter month with these tips, adapted from hgtv.com.

2020’s most anticipated high-end home features

2020’s most anticipated high-end home features

Each decade brings distinctive home design trends, and 2020 is set to usher in a new era of desirable features. If you’re planning to list your home, it’s helpful to be aware of the latest must-haves that buyers are after.

What you need to know about new conforming loan limits

What you need to know about new conforming loan limits

Photo by Milly Eaton from Pexels MICHAELA PHILLIPS Guaranteed Rate, Inc. If you’re planning to make 2020 the year you become a homeowner, you should be aware of the new conforming loan limits set by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). Home prices across the...
Ask the Expert – GFCI Requirements

Ask the Expert – GFCI Requirements

GFCI units are electrical outlets equipped with a ground fault sensor and a circuit breaker which senses a ground fault and is programmed to turn off the electric power to the electrical receptacle when danger is sensed.

Homebuying: Understanding the components of your FICO score

Homebuying: Understanding the components of your FICO score

Improving your credit score can be an important step in the homebuying process. Not sure where to begin? Knowing the various weights given to each component of the commonly used FICO® Score will help you identify any areas that may require improvement.

Ask the Expert – Protect your home from water intrusion

Ask the Expert – Protect your home from water intrusion

Homes can suffer water damage resulting in decreased property value, increased maintenance costs, and decline in indoor air quality. Ensuring that your homes exterior is water resistant can protect against potential loss