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...
How to sell your home during the 2020 holidays

How to sell your home during the 2020 holidays

  In an average year, the period from November through January presents special challenges for selling your home. In this year’s anything-but-normal holiday season there are added difficulties of showing your home during the re-surging pandemic. But if you need...
Refresh Your Home with Curb Appeal

Refresh Your Home with Curb Appeal

This summer, we’re spending more time than ever at home. That reality and the good weather make this the perfect time to assess your home’s curb appeal and take steps to “kick it up a notch.”

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.

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.

WK Real Estate Leads the Way

WK Real Estate Leads the Way

Ask any Boulder or Denver area resident who knows WK Real Estate to describe the firm in one word. They might suggest words like established, traditional, rooted, stable, trusted…

Coronavirus and 1031 Exchanges

Coronavirus and 1031 Exchanges

A 1031 Exchange is a tax-deferred real estate transaction that “swaps” one investment property with another investment property under very strict IRS rules for the timeline and deadlines that structure the transaction.

Ask the Expert: Home inspections during COVID-19

The American Society of Home Inspectors believes that home inspections may continue during the COVID-19 outbreak when prudent safety precautions are practiced, and when performing the inspection does not conflict with government orders and recommendations.

Real Estate in the Coming Months

Real Estate in the Coming Months

As COVID-19 transforms daily routines, people are concerned an economic slowdown, which may affect the housing market, is on the horizon.