Are you looking for family friendly neighborhoods close to the mountains, yet less than a 20 minute drive to downtown Denver? Look no further than the city of Lakewood, Colorado, one of Denver’s popular suburbs! Here are three of the best neighborhoods in Lakewood. But, there are many others like Bear Cree and Green Mountain.
Lakewood, Golden and Arvada are located near and in foothills of Denver. These suburbs offer great resale homes for sale, schools and easy commutes downtown.
Last week, Margaret Stapleton lamented the throngs of cyclists that invade her peaceful mountain suburb or Evergreen, Colorado on weekends and for competitions. I confess. I am one of those who loves loading up the car with bikes and heading to the mountain towns. Everything looks better on two wheels, doesn’t it? As you know, […]
When I first moved to Denver around twelve years ago, one of the first things on my “bucket list” was to absorb Golden, Colorado. After all, the advertisements that I had seen over the years (admittedly, mostly via Coors commercials) portrayed this place as one of the last great towns of the west! However, I […]
Over the years I have sold many homes to Relocation Buyers moving into the Denver metro area. Lakewood is popular for those with families that still want a short commute of 20 minutes into Downtown Denver. Living in the Denver suburb Lakewood, Colorado has lots of perks and advantages. One of them is the the […]
REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE: CoreLogic reported today that during the first 6 months of this year, nationwide average home prices jumped 10% – the fastest pace in 36 years. Some analysts are pointing toward a slowing trend due to rising interest rates and rise in inventory of homes for sale, but prices are still on […]
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 […]
REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE In Denver, the December overall sales slowed slightly, but were still up 7.73% over December 2011. MLS (Metrolist) data shows that single family homes in Jefferson County saw an average month over month increase in December 2012 closed sales of 30.48% vs. closed sales in December of 2011 and an ended […]
The 2012 Real Estate Market is being tagged as the “Hottest Trade of 2012” with record low mortgage rates and positive consumer confidence giving the housing market a lift across the nation. Housing stocks started climbing early on in the year as anticipation built and continued a steady upward trend throughout the remainder of the […]
LAKEWOOD COLORADO REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE: The market in the Denver and the suburbs remained relatively unchanged in October, with the exception that the inventory is continuing to shrink and was just reported to be around 31.9% less than this time last year and a 4.5% decrease over September 2012. Denver ranked 24th on the […]
With interest rates staying at relatively low numbers, there are still many buyers looking to purchase properties. House payments are actually lower than rents. MLS (Metrolist) data shows that single family homes in Jefferson County saw an average month over month increase in September 2012 closed sales of 29.2% vs. closed sales in September of […]