Guess what happened to Metrolist CEO Kirby Slunaker when he requested more information on a listing from Zillow? It was the same thing that happens to thousands of potential buyers every day when they ask for information on a listing from the Internet portal, Zillow. Watch this: Read More »
Anshutz Medical Center is located next door to the Stapleton residential and Town Center developement.
Located in Northwest Aurora, Colorado adjacent to the new Stapleton development and only 15 minutes from the Airport, you’ll find another redevelopment project that has taken the place of the old decommissioned Fitzsimmons Army Base. Anschutz Medical Center is now the largest medical redevelopment project in the United States. Read More »
There are good Denver mortgage brokers. But, it’s not easy to find one I really trust. I have been working with Jimmy for many years. Read his advise carefully. He knows how to get you a mortgage loan in this tough, Seller’s Market. —Dennis Martin
By Jimmy Kinley, Senior Loan Officer at Mortgage Family
Jimmy Kinley originates Denver mortgage loans with PHH Home Loans.
These are wild times in the Denver real estate market. Buyers ask me how do we stay prepared and on the front edge of this wave. Buyers need to be prepared now, more than ever. You can’t just go out and look at properties with the thought process of “I am sure I am qualified for a mortgage loan”.
There are 2 problems with that thought process. First , if you don’t have a rock solid pre-approval letter in hand, you will probably miss out on the best property. Read More »
Many potential buyers are not finding properties available and affordable near Lower Highlands or downtown. Consider Tennyson Street as an alternative.
Wow. The Denver Real Estate market continues to heat up and with most good homes for sale don’t last on the market very long. There seem to be three kinds of buyers in the Denver market to buy a home these days. I see these potential buyers as either frustrated, desperate or patient. All three groups trying to find listings near downtown might look a little further west to Tennyson Street. Read More »
REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The final reports are in and the Denver Real Estate Market ended up higher that originally estimated – 8%! Inventory in the Denver metropolitan area is at a 35-year low at less than 7,000 units. MLS (Metrolist) data shows that single family homes in Jefferson County saw an average month over month increase in February 2012 closed sales of 41% vs. closed sales in February of 2011. Read More »
The dream of becoming a home owner can soon become a reality for moderate- to low-income home buyers in the Denver metro area with the recently launched Metro Mortgage Assistance Plus Program. This new funding initiative from the City and County of Denver and Metro Mayors Caucus opens the door to home ownership for qualified borrowers in Denver and Littleton by offering a competitive, fixed-rate, 30-year mortgage, along with a 4 percent grant for down payment and closing cost assistance. Read More »
No, It’s not the local Pradera Realtor in the bunny suit last year. But, I did take the photograph.
My Pradera neighborhood is gearing up for the start of spring, golf course opening and Easter! With Spring right around the corner, residents are starting to stir and prepare for getting their landscaping in order.
Sprinkler systems are being checked out, lawnmowers started after a long winter’s sleep and fertilizer is being stocked up. Read More »
Stapleton contemporary homes in Denver sell fast. People are willing to pay more for contemporaries like this Wonderland homes model.
We hear it all the time. Where are true contemporary homes in Denver? Not “mid-century moderns” or the dated contemporaries built in the 1970′s and 1980′s with sunken living rooms and “passion pits” around fireplaces. True contemporaries are hard to find.
As a result, some of the few, true contemporary homes you can find are in Stapleton and are in high demand. Prices are getting to be higher than any other typical home styles in Denver. I know because I sold contemporary homes on-site for Infinity Home Collection for four years. Read More »