WK Real Estate : The Colorado Migration

WK Real Estate : The Colorado Migration

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.

Get a CLUE when buying a home

Get a CLUE when buying a home

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!

How to win a bidding war

How to win a bidding war

If you’re a homebuyer in Boulder Valley, prepare yourself for a possible bidding war on that property you love.

Rising mortgage rates: Lock or not?

Rising mortgage rates: Lock or not?

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.

The complex nature of valuing rural properties

The complex nature of valuing rural properties

First-time rural property buyers are often unaware of the complexities that determine a property’s value. Unlike city properties, there is an abundance of variables to be considered, and “comps” are difficult to find.

Owner financing in real estate

Owner financing in real estate

Owner financing is an alternative to a using a mortgage lender or bank. Also known as seller financing, owner financing is when a real estate owner has enough equity to loan all or part of the money for a buyer’s purchase of their property. Carrying the financing on a...
Second home purchases: The rise of co-primary living

Second home purchases: The rise of co-primary living

As the boundary line between work life and home life becomes increasingly blurry, there’s an interesting real estate trend that’s popping up across the country: an increase of second-home purchases.