Home Selling Tips
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.
If you’re planning to buy or sell a home in Boulder County, you may be curious about how the virus is affecting our real estate market
Spring is here – the most popular time to list a home for sale. If you are ready to sell and want to help the process go smoothly, consider a pre-listing home inspection.
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…
The coronavirus has wreaked havoc on our economy and the death toll is heartbreaking. But looking at the bright side of things, it’s good this crisis didn’t happen 40 years ago.
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.
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.
The National Association of Realtors® has issued best practices for real estate professionals to keep their clients safe throughout the entire process of buying or selling a home.
Just six months ago, we were living in an entirely different world. With the spread of COVID-19, those indicators will be quite different for March.
As COVID-19 transforms daily routines, people are concerned an economic slowdown, which may affect the housing market, is on the horizon.
Most of us will be spending a lot of time at home for a while due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Giving your house a good spring cleaning could keep you busy.
Selling or buying a home with a solar power system lease or loan could pose a few challenges for a home sale or purchase.
When you list your home for sale the prospect of a pending inspection can be stressful. A lot of real estate transaction stress is the result of surprises.
Take a few minutes to familiarize yourself with these basic tips that can help you understand a home inspection report more effectively.
Whether it’s a buyer looking for a special new space, or a seller with a sizable asset they care about, WK Real Estate understands the delicate nature of luxury real estate.
For more than a decade, LIV Sotheby’s International Realty (LIV SIR) has defined contemporary lifestyle-driven real estate.
A few simple spring cleaning projects have the potential to boost your home’s curb appeal and set the stage for walkthroughs. Here, I share our top spring cleaning ideas to get your property ready to list.
Artificial intelligence is quietly infiltrating the real estate industry, without looking like a futuristic takeover, but rather a boon for buyers & sellers.
When selling your home, make sure it shines before the first prospective buyers lay eyes on it. A few inexpensive preparations will give your home that added appeal that a buyer can’t resist. In fact research shows your home will sell faster and for more money.
Whether you are buying or selling an older home, there are “old-house” problems you should familiarize yourself with.
A good number of people make annual New Year’s resolutions. Why not add a real estate resolution or two to your list this year?
The winning game plan is to embrace the unique advantages of selling your home during this cold winter month with these tips, adapted from hgtv.com.
Each decade brings distinctive home design trends, and 2020 is set to usher in a new era of desirable features. If you’re planning to list your home, it’s helpful to be aware of the latest must-haves that buyers are after.
Homes can suffer water damage resulting in decreased property value, increased maintenance costs, and decline in indoor air quality. Ensuring that your homes exterior is water resistant can protect against potential loss
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 real estate. Carrying the financing on a home can be an attractive investment for a seller.
Home inspections are limited, non-invasive, examinations of the condition of a home. The sale of a home is often contingent on a home inspection.
Since 1977, when Founder Joel Ripmaster opened the doors at Colorado Landmark for the first time, he has had a clear mission: Provide the most personalized support, flawless guidance and unrivaled knowledge of the real estate market to local and global Boulder County homebuyers and sellers.
Today’s home buyers have high expectations of how a home “shows.” Gone are the days of looking past the home’s current décor; home staging is now an expected part of the selling process, and for good reason.
After years of a sellers’ market, Boulder County home prices have flattened, and home supplies are higher than demand. If you’re buying, it’s good news. If you’re selling it doesn’t mean your house won’t get sold, just that you (and your Realtor) have to work a bit harder and smarter to do so.
One of the basics of selling your home, or enjoying it to the fullest, is getting rid of clutter. As they say, a cluttered home means a cluttered mind – and often chaos in your life.