Sell Your Denver Home for Top Dollar

Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a Realtor to post a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest time. Repairs. Just because you’ve gotten used to the cracks in the walls and the rattles in the radiators doesn’tContinue reading “Sell Your Denver Home for Top Dollar”

Denver Real Estate and COVID-19

It was shaping up to be a banner spring market… until March and the virus started to take hold. Many would-be sellers are waiting this out — we had a high number of withdrawn listings by the end of the month and many on hold. If homes are occupied, it’s probably the best way.  SoContinue reading “Denver Real Estate and COVID-19”

Prepare to Sell

Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a Realtor to post a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest time. Repairs. Just because you’ve gotten used to the cracks in the walls and the rattles in the radiators doesn’tContinue reading “Prepare to Sell”

How to Sell Your Current Home and Buy a New Home in Denver

You own a home. But it’s getting small. Or you want a better school district. Or you are tired of your commute. Or you want a yard. (Or you don’t want a yard!) There are so many reasons to want to move! But you own your place, so it’s complicated, right? It doesn’t have toContinue reading “How to Sell Your Current Home and Buy a New Home in Denver”

Do Solar Panels Pay Off?

The popularity of roof solar panel systems is on the rise, and the fast-growing industry now offers a few different options for purchase and installation. Different ownership models provide different benefits, advantages and disadvantages, so homeowners should do their research before deciding whether and how to install and pay for their panels. It’s hard notContinue reading “Do Solar Panels Pay Off?”

Prepare to Sell Your Denver House — Prioritize Repairs and Improvements

A Seller client needed help selling his place — a rather large, semi-detached house — that had been lived in for quite a while by several mid-20s guys in a roommate/group house situation. You’d be correct to assume that the place was run-down and in need of cosmetic updates, maintenance upkeep, and general love. The houseContinue reading “Prepare to Sell Your Denver House — Prioritize Repairs and Improvements”

How to Buy a Home Quickly and Confidently

Yes, Denver is a competitive market, but if you’re committed to the process you can find a home fairly quickly. Let me give you an example… A lovely couple contacted me one spring to ask for help buying a home to move into by summertime. The catch was that they lived in California at theContinue reading “How to Buy a Home Quickly and Confidently”

Homebuyers & Renters: Financial Questions Answered

Shakira Pollard is a neighbor and friend of mine, who’s also a financial representative with a practice at Northwestern Mutual. With 2016 nearing a close, I wanted to pick her brain on the questions I hear most from clients and people out and about that I talk with. Here are her responses. Is buying betterContinue reading “Homebuyers & Renters: Financial Questions Answered”

Selling and Buying Real Estate and Bridging the Gap

Recently had a client who was ready to move. She needed to sell her place — a 1-bedroom condo — and then find and purchase a house. Selling and buying real estate simultaneously can seem like a daunting task, but it happens all the time, and the sooner you hire a Realtor the sooner youContinue reading “Selling and Buying Real Estate and Bridging the Gap”

Airbnb Vs. Lease

Advantages of Airbnb Over Leasing Some argue that the loose regulations for short term rentals like Airbnb ultimately drive up housing prices, and it’s possible they’re right. But it’s also worth understanding that for many homeowners, using Airbnb can be a better option than taking on long-term tenants. For one, you can make good money usingContinue reading “Airbnb Vs. Lease”