Seller Tips Is It Safe to Sell My House Right Now? Is it Safe to Sell My House Right Now? In today’s real estate market, the buzz is all about how it’s a great time to sell your house. Buyer demand is high, and there simply aren’t enough homes available to buy to meet that growing need. This means now is the time to make a move so you can close […]
Buyer Tips Homeownership Is a Key to Building Wealth Homeownership Is a Key to Building Wealth For years, real estate has been considered the best investment you can make. A major reason for this is due to the net worth a household gains through homeownership. In fact, according to the 2019 Survey of Consumer Finance Data from the Federal Reserve, for the average homeowner: “…a primary home accounts for 90% […]
About the area A Little Perspective A Little Perspective Here’s a little perspective on the inventory of homes for sale in today’s market… First we’ll look at Metro Denver: • The average number of residential listings for sale at this time of year is 15,577 • The highest-ever for this time of year is 29,722 which occurred in 2006 • The […]
Blog Updated Townhome! How about this for an awesome opportunity! 2130 Stetson Creek Drive Unit C, has a remodeled kitchen with modern touches, vaulted ceilings and open flow to the floorplan with wood floors on the main level. Basement has been finished for extra living space, and an attached two-car garage makes this southeast Fort Collins townhome perfect […]
Buyer Tips VA Home Loans: Helping Heroes Find a Home VA Home Loans: Helping Heroes Find a Home Today, on Veterans Day, we honor those who have served our country and thank them for their continued dedication to our nation. In the United States, there are many valuable benefits available to Veterans, including VA home loans. For over 75 years, VA home loans have provided millions […]
About the area The Votes are In Real estate buyers made their voices heard last month and made a clear choice for… higher-end properties! One of the interesting dynamics of our current market is the significantly- increased activity in higher price ranges. The combination of high equity and low interest rates is clearly causing people to move up. They are able to […]
About the area Brand New Market Report The latest quarterly report from our Chief Economist Matthew Gardner is now available. Here is a quote from the report with his take on the Front Range economy: What a difference a quarter makes! Following the massive job losses Colorado experienced starting in February—the state shed over 342,000 positions between February and April—the turnaround has […]
Blog Million Plussing The luxury market is very active right now.  Buyers in the high-end are taking advantage of low interest rates and the equity they have built in their prior homes. Closings of million-plus single family homes are up significantly along the  Front Range. When compared to this same time last year, sales of properties in this […]
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About the area Re Bubble The activity in the Front Range market is causing us to hear the bubble question again. People are curious to know, based on recent growth in price appreciation, if we are in a housing bubble. This questions seems to crop up when prices go up. While we do not believe that the current double-digit price […]
About the area Stat of the Month We just completed a review of the September numbers in our market. Here is the one number that is standing out to us- average price. Prices are way up over last year.  Here are the specific average price increases in each of our markets compared to September 2019: Metro Denver = 13.2% Larimer County = […]
Fort Collins Real Estate 6 Million The National real estate market just hit a massive milestone. Based on the numbers through August, we are now on pace to sell 6 million homes.  This is the highest pace we have seen in 14 years. The 6 million threshold is a big deal in the real estate brokerage world. Each month, as they […]
About the area Pendings are Popping Temperatures may be cooling off but the Front Range real estate market is not. Typically the market starts to slow down a bit in the Fall after a hot Spring and Summer. Not this year. The indicator we use to measure future closed sales is current pending sales. Simply, we look at the number of […]
Blog Bright . Spacious . Fresh . Come see 4336 Carlyle Ln in Wellington, CO! This recently built home is on a great lot with privacy behind. Walk into the grand living room and well-appointed kitchen to experience the very open floorplan. There is an office on the main level if you work from home. Modern colors throughout, large master bedroom with […]
Blog Multi-Unit Property!!! Have you been waiting for a multifamily opportunity? Well here is one close to CSU, a zero vacancy history, and numbers that make this a unique investment in west Fort Collins. 1113 – 1115 Cypress Dr, is a duplex that features a newer roof, updates in both units, and a location that can’t be beat. […]
Buyer Tips Forbearance Falls The number of loans in forbearance just fell to their lowest level since mid-April. This is good news for the real estate market. Less and less people are seeking payment relief on their mortgages. The number of loans currently in forbearance stands at 7.16%. This news coincides with the U.S. Unemployment Rate falling to it’s […]
About the area New Home Surge Sales of new homes have jumped to their highest levels in 14 years. The annualized rate of single-family new construction homes is now at 901,000 according to the new Census Bureau report. This means that across the U.S., at the current pace of sales, there will be almost 1,000,000 new homes built and sold over […]
Friday Fun Facts Price Report The Federal Housing Finance Authority just released their most recent quarterly report which tracks home price appreciation in the top 100 metropolitan areas in the U.S. plus appreciation in individual states. Some significant findings from the report: House prices have risen for 36 consecutive quarters, or since September 2011. House prices rose in all 50 […]
About the area Start it UP! Start it Up As further evidence that the housing market is more than alive and well, new home starts have recently jumped across the U.S. Building of residential properties is up 23.4% compared to last year and up 22.6% from last month. Pre-pandemic demand for new homes was very high. Now, record-low interest rates are […]
Blog Dream Investment Property in Fort Collins! Central Fort Collins for a great price! Well maintained home in Warren Farm, this is NOT one that backs to Horsetooth. Currently leased for $1750 per month through July of 2021, so it’s a great plug and play investment property. Call for your private showing at (970) 673-7285  for more information or click the link […]