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.

Moving home could help renters save for a down payment

Moving home could help renters save for a down payment

For the record number of young adults who moved back home during the pandemic fortunate to still have a job, homeownership may be more attainable than they think, according to a new report released today by Realtor.com®.

Tips for First-Time Homebuyers Motivated by the Pandemic

Tips for First-Time Homebuyers Motivated by the Pandemic

  The coronavirus pandemic is causing those who do not own a home become more interested in buying one, especially millennials, according to research from data intelligence company Morning Consult. Of the group of prospective first-time homebuyers motivated by...
Fair Housing in 2020

Fair Housing in 2020

In light of recent events, Realtors® are affirming their support for equal opportunity and are at the forefront of ensuring that people are not discriminated against with regard to housing.

Buying your First Home? Here’s What Not to Do

Buying your First Home? Here’s What Not to Do

In this time of social distancing, people are still shopping for houses in Boulder County. Yet even in the best of times, buying a home can feel daunting, especially if this is your first purchase.

HOA: Three simple letters, one polarizing entity

HOA: Three simple letters, one polarizing entity

HOA: they’re three simple letters that can conjure up a range of emotions. As the acronym for Homeowner Association, just the mention of “HOA” can be met with a sense of belonging – or an air of contempt.

Stay at home and plan your next or first-time home purchase

Stay at home and plan your next or first-time home purchase

Shelter-in-place and stay-at-home orders have had an immense impact on our lives. Owning a home and having a place where you feel safe has never been so crucial in recent history. While we are all staying home, it is a great time to get organized to ensure your next...

When is the Best Time to Buy a Home?

The season, month, week or even day you buy can impact the home-buying process, including available inventory to how much you’ll pay.

What Makes Buyers Fall in Love with a Home?

What Makes Buyers Fall in Love with a Home?

Across the U.S., people swoon over fabulous pools, stunning water views and ever-sexy storage space, but a new analysis released today by Realtor.com® reveals what really makes home shoppers’ hearts skip a beat.