What are your favorite Christmas traditions? I always put up a Christmas tree-a real one even with all the mess. The fresh pine fragrance overrides the inconvenience of pine needles on the floor. I make Christmas cookies with my daughter. It's fun to decorate them creatively! She loves making ... Continue Reading » about 12 Boulder Holiday Traditions to Make Your Own
The data for this report was collected from July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022 by NAR (The National Association of Realtors). The housing market has been pummeled with a shift from a low interest rate, low inventory environment accompanied by bidding wars, to a much higher interest rate with a ... Continue Reading » about 9 Buyer Attributes to Analyze; Capture A Great Offer
I’m thinking about selling my home. What should I do to maximize the return on this, my largest asset? Here are 9 tips on how to get your home ready to sell for top dollar. 1. Fresh interior paint. Paint can transform a house. Be sure to use neutral paint colors. Hideous ... Continue Reading » about 9 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Sizzle
The real estate market in Boulder County continues to baffle me. Ten more homes sold in September than in August with the average sales prices down $20,000 accompanied by a decrease in price per total square foot of $9. Boulder County isn’t experiencing the devastation of the real ... Continue Reading » about Is the Boulder Real Estate Market a Bust?
I am conducting a “fuzzy sock” drive for Little Lambs of Hope. Little Lambs of Hope provides care packages to the parents of babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). My friend and neighbor, Candy Payne, founded Little Lambs of Hope after her granddaughter spent time in the ... Continue Reading » about Fuzzy Sock Drive
Interest rates are a bone of contention in the current housing market. They reached historic lows in the past few years and their rise is causing consternation to buyers and sellers alike. For example, a $1M loan at 4.25% has a $4919 per month mortgage payment (principle plus ... Continue Reading » about Marry the House. Date the Rate.