Enrich Your Life with Lakeside Living  at Barefoot Lakes

Enrich Your Life with Lakeside Living at Barefoot Lakes

Barefoot Lakes in Firestone is a community built around the idea that your life is enriched by being close to water and surrounded by nature. Everyday activities become more unique and exciting when your home is surrounded by wild, natural spaces.

Grapes for the home table

Grapes for the home table

To get a backyard vineyard, you need plants that are tough, strong and able to live where the grapes can survive the 
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Live a Lake Lifestyle

Live a Lake Lifestyle

Barefoot Lakes’ new park, new homes bring nature to your front door By Rhema Zlaten for At Home Imagine the drive home. As you round the final corner after a long day, picture seeing natural Colorado green space. Shimmering lake water and trails help chase away the...
5 Ways to Make Your Home Feel Larger – Home Selling Tips

5 Ways to Make Your Home Feel Larger – Home Selling Tips

Perception is so important when selling your home. This is why staging is a critical step in preparing to sell. One aspect of staging to consider is making your home feel larger and more spacious than it actually is. The perception of space makes your home more...
RE/MAX of Boulder awarded highest honor

RE/MAX of Boulder awarded highest honor

BOULDER – RE/MAX of Boulder was named No. 1 single RE/MAX office in the U.S. for 2016 sales volume, marking the eighth time the company earned the No. 1 ranking. The award was presented at the recent annual international RE/MAX convention held in Las Vegas, NV,...
Office plants lighten the work load

Office plants lighten the work load

Keeping green and growing houseplants as office companions?  The addition of a few foliaged accessories is shown to help reduce stress, increase productivity, enhance employee attitudes, lower operating costs, and improve air quality. Interior spaces aren’t ideal for...
What you need to know before buying mortgage insurance

What you need to know before buying mortgage insurance

If you’re like many borrowers who have less than 20 percent of a home’s value in equity or saved for a down payment, you need to know how mortgage insurance affects the cost of buying a home. What is mortgage insurance? Mortgage insurance – also known as private...
High housing prices and low inventory crunch buyers across U.S.

High housing prices and low inventory crunch buyers across U.S.

BOULDER – As 59 million people nationwide consider becoming home buyers this year, real estate prices have soared to record highs and inventory continues to be in shorty supply, making the path to owning a home in America increasingly challenging. Many of those...
Barb Bashor attends national conference

Barb Bashor attends national conference

BOULDER – Barb Bashor, a prominent Broker at WK Real Estate, who has offices in both Longmont and Boulder, recently attended a conference in Phoenix, AZ comprised of the top 3% of all agents nationwide, and sponsored by The Council of Residential Specialists....

Helping buyers choose the right lender

LONGMONT – Imagine sitting at the closing table ready to purchase a dream home. “Everything you own is in a truck sitting outside. You’ve turned in the keys to your previous living space and are ready to sign,” said Realtor Chad Patterson, of RE/MAX Traditions....
How do deferred student loans impact the mortgage process?

How do deferred student loans impact the mortgage process?

Homebuyers with student loans in deferment are often surprised when they begin the mortgage application process and realize that their deferred loan will be treated as monthly debt, making their debt ratios too high to qualify for a mortgage. Many borrowers overlook...

Pre-listing inspections

As spring approaches so does the most popular time to list a home for sale. When you are ready to sell your home and want to help the sale process go smoothly and quickly, consider a pre-listing home inspection. These type of inspections, paid for by the seller or...
Tips on preventing ice dams

Tips on preventing ice dams

Snow storms and subsequent above freezing temperatures are the perfect combination for ice dams. Ice dams can cause damage to your home and result in expensive repairs. Save yourself the headache of dealing with the issue by keeping these prevention tips in mind. HOW...

The L-Train has left the station

BOULDER – There was a time in Boulder real estate history when just-out-of-reach buyers were ushered by reassuring real estate agents to the surrounding L-towns – Louisville, Lafayette, Longmont and Lyons – when Boulder’s astronomical real estate prices were beyond...
Home at Last: The Villas at Calmante

Home at Last: The Villas at Calmante

It’s no secret that the Boulder housing market is tight. The average home price in Boulder is often quoted as north of a million dollars, and a recent Metrostudy analysis predicted Boulder’s new home market to be a mere fraction of what’s to come in neighboring towns....