Winter selling essentials

Realtor Blake O’Shaughnessy, of Kentwood City Properties in Denver, lists the top three tips on why winter is the ideal time to sell a house. Spring and summer are widely believed to be the best times of year to sell a house. “However, selling your house in winter has...
4 Reasons to Sell a Home During Winter

4 Reasons to Sell a Home During Winter

  Selling your home at the right time can make the process that much smoother. Each season brings certain advantages, but winter is a uniquely great time to put your home up for sale. If you are ready to list your home, these four reasons to sell a home during...
Tips for Holiday Home-Selling

Tips for Holiday Home-Selling

Even in Boulder County’s active real estate market, November through January presents heightened challenges for selling your home. But if you must sell your home this holiday season, take heart: holiday buyers are intent on completing a purchase. And with fewer homes...
Exterior Renovations Deliver Best ROI

Exterior Renovations Deliver Best ROI

BOULDER – A beautiful new kitchen is often the renovation homeowners dream of. But if getting a high return on investment (ROI) is at the top of your checklist, you may want to consider doing exterior work instead. Seven out of the ten highest payback projects are...
Odors that Reduce your Home’s Value

Odors that Reduce your Home’s Value

LOVELAND – Odors can be an uncomfortable topic, but it’s a necessary one when it comes to selling your home. Certain odors can give potential buyers a negative impression or even scare them away entirely. Thus, it’s critical that you address these odors before listing...

5 Common Home Moving Mistakes

LOVELAND – Moving is always a hectic and crazy time in your life. It’s understandably easy to miss an important task, especially when you are also coordinating a simultaneous home sale and home purchase. Here’s a list of common home moving mistakes that you should...
Property Tax Prorations at Closings

Property Tax Prorations at Closings

  BOULDER – Based on the date of a real estate closing, property taxes should be fairly divided between the buyer and seller so that each party pays for the taxes during the time in which they own the property. It seems as if these property tax prorations are...
How Much it Costs to Sell a House

How Much it Costs to Sell a House

A shortage of homes for sale in the U.S. gives sellers the advantage in most housing markets. But many sellers don’t realize that getting rid of their house likely will cost them thousands of dollars. Real estate commissions and other fees can eat up about 10 percent...