More Coloradans doubling-up at home

More Coloradans doubling-up at home

Doubling-up or sharing a home with friends, roommates or family members isn’t new, but it is on the rise. Colorado’s doubled-up households grew to 25 percent in 2017 compared to 20 percent in 2006, bringing the total to more than the Great Recession of 2007-2009, according to a report by Shift Research Lab.

Ask the Expert: Home Inspection FAQ

Ask the Expert: Home Inspection FAQ

A home inspection is an objective visual examination of the physical structure and systems of a house, from the roof to the foundation. A typical home inspection report will cover the condition of the home’s HVAC systems, interior plumbing and electrical systems; the roof, attic and visible insulation; walls, ceilings, floors, windows and doors; the foundation (where visible), basement and visible structural components.

What is a rapid credit rescore?

What is a rapid credit rescore?

A rapid credit rescore is provided through a process by which the lending company submits proof to a credit reporting agency of recent updates to your credit account that may not yet be reflected on your official credit report. A rapid rescore can only be offered through your lender; home loan applicants cannot apply for one on their own.

RE/MAX of Boulder welcomes Barb Passalacqua

RE/MAX of Boulder welcomes Barb Passalacqua

Realtor Barb Passalacqua has been a real estate agent since 2014, but her history with the profession began much earlier. Her father was a real estate developer and real estate is in her blood. During the summers when she was in college, Barb worked for her father showing model homes to his clients.

The buzz about sustainable housing

The buzz about sustainable housing

Is sustainable housing just a real estate buzz word or is it actually happening in the real estate industry? Sustainable housing is a multi-faceted and evolving term encompassing eco-friendly construction and design with low environmental impact and higher energy efficiency.

Don’t fence me in

Don’t fence me in

Whether they’re welcoming, ornamental, or downright foreboding, fences are an icon of the American landscape. Throughout the centuries, fences have been fought over, erected as declarations of staked claim, or chatted over while sharing recipes and gossip. There’s no hedging about it: fences are a cornerstone of American culture. 

Coming home to a tiny home

Coming home to a tiny home

The tiny home craze is sweeping the nation and is becoming a lifestyle movement that promotes “tiny living,” that is, downsizing to a smaller financial and environmental footprint – or living with less, but with more freedom, time, and simplicity.