Buying a Home After a Hurricane

Buying a Home In an Area Just Hit By a Major Hurricane – like Hurricane Ian

2022-10-14

Buying a Home In an Area Just Hit By a Major Hurricane – What You Need to Know and DoContinue Reading

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A Guide To Downtown Golden and Golden, Colorado:
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We've got it all here: From the historic family-friendly downtown to the region's championship high school sports program.  Golden is the county seat of Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. Founded during the Pike’s Peak Gold Rush on June 16, 1859, the mining camp was originally named “Golden City” in honor Read more

First Time Home Buyers – Tips for Your First Home Purchase
First-time-Home

Buying your first home can be an exciting and nerve-wracking experience. There are so many things to think about and so many details you need to handle. Here is some advice on how to buy a house as your first home. Even before we all became adults, we heard people Read more

Inventory is picking up – Buyers are seeing more homes for sale 2022
Homes for sale

Home shoppers may have to put in more time and effort to find the right property, but they have a better chance of finding it. With fewer buyers competing for each home on the market, buyers may be able to negotiate better deals and have more flexibility in terms of Read more

The Denver Foothills Colorado Housing Shortage: How to Buy a Home in an Area with Little Inventory
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The Denver-Foothills area is home to many beautiful mountains and lush forests, but it’s also one of the most difficult places in Colorado to find a home. Due to its natural beauty, proximity to major cities like Denver, and easy access to outdoor activities, this region has become a hot Read more

Southwest Florida Real Estate

Southwest Florida Real Estate And Homes for Sale

2022-10-10

The Southwest Florida real estate market is among the most desirable places to live in the United States. With a number of cities and towns that offer an ideal mix of coastal living, suburban neighborhoods and rural landscapes, it’s easy to see why this area has been attracting people from all over the world for decades. .Continue Reading

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Luxury Realtors Marco Island
Luxury Realtors Marco Island

Dan Skelly is a 2-State Luxury Real Estate Agent! Luxury Real Estate Agents, Marco Island and the top luxury real estate agents are experienced in selling your home to the right buyer and negotiating to maximize the final sale price. Dan Skelly of Platinum Real Estate specializes in properties over Read more

Renting VS Buying Your Home. Should You Rent or Buy?
Renting VS Buying a home

When you’re ready to buy a home, there are a variety of choices available to you. Whether you’re looking to buy your first home or you’re just looking to buy a place to call your own for the first time, there are a number of different options available. Depending on Read more

How to Find The Perfect Home for Sale in Golden, Colorado
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When you’re ready to buy a home, finding the perfect location can be tricky. After all, there are so many homes for sale in Golden, CO and so many different factors to consider. Do you want to be close to your work? Your friends and family? A specific school district? Read more

Dan Skelly Launches Another High Tech Website for Buyers and Sellers
Dan Skelly Real Estate Website

lways been ahead of any other real estate company when it comes to technology. Times have not changed. In order to change with the times for the ever growing real estate industry, Dan has launched a site to help buyers and sellers with all their real estate needs.

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Relocation Services – What Do They Do?

2022-08-15

When you are moving to a new city for work, it can be a stressful process. You not only have to find a new home but also figure out how to transport all of your belongings there. Luckily, many companies that offer relocation services understand this and make things muchContinue Reading

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Real Estate Agents Evergreen Colorado
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Evergreen, Colorado, has plenty of property for sale in this perfect little mountain town. Evergreen is one of the most desirable areas in the Denver foothills of Colorado. With a population of more than 25,000, this residence is close to Denver and the world-class ski resorts of Breckenridge and Vail. Read more

Buying a Home In an Area Just Hit By a Major Hurricane – like Hurricane Ian
Buying a Home After a Hurricane

Buying a Home In an Area Just Hit By a Major Hurricane - What You Need to Know and Do

Real Estate Market News Denver Colorado and Denver Foothills
Denver Real Estate

In any market, including Denver and the Denver Foothills the prudent investor is always looking for ways to increase their ROI. With the constantly fluctuating real estate market, it can be difficult to find new strategies that give an investor a solid return. That’s why we’ve compiled this brief update Read more

Luxury homes for sale Sanibel Island
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Sanibel Island is a top vacation spot for a reason. Its white sand beaches, barrier islands, mangroves, lagoons and subtropical forests provide the perfect backdrop for exploring, relaxing, and exploring some more. The island has so much to offer that it’s no wonder it’s one of the top luxury real Read more

Homes for sale

Inventory is picking up – Buyers are seeing more homes for sale 2022

2022-08-15

Home shoppers may have to put in more time and effort to find the right property, but they have a better chance of finding it. With fewer buyers competing for each home on the market, buyers may be able to negotiate better deals and have more flexibility in terms of financing and the type of home they buy. Additionally, buyers have time to look around and see what’s available before their desired date to purchase.Continue Reading

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Colorado Real Estate Agents Are Writing Offers That May Endanger Buyer’s Earnest Money
Buyers Earnest Money

When there is a seller's market people get into emotional buying. The one person in the transaction that should be level-headed and not let the emotional decision to be made is the buyer's agent. Sometimes buyers want a home so bad they make decisions they shouldn't A buyer agent should Read more

What To Expect From the Southwest Florida Real Estate Market 2022.
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The Southwest Florida real estate market is always ever-changing and unpredictable. It can be hard to predict what will happen in the next five years, but we know for sure that there are certain trends that will remain consistent. South Fort Myers and Cape Coral homes are expected to see Read more

Denver Foothills (Colorado) Market Update
Home Values

The Denver Foothills has been a hot market for years. When the rest of the country's real estate market is hot Denver Foothills is on fire! This has always been the case. Even in 2008 the Denver Foothills didn't see the crash like most areas did. Even other parts of Read more

Pinecrest Ridge Evergreen, Colorado Development
Pinecrest Ridge

Whether you're a new buyer working from home or in the city, or a retiree looking to downsize but maintain quality, Pinecrest Ridge will delight everyone with its high-quality, maintenance-free multifamily housing. Pinecrest Ridge has designed open plan housing with large, well-planned and energy-efficient floor plans in a new community Read more

Getting the Seller to Accept Your Offer to Buy Their Home

How Buyers Can Get Their Offer Accepted By The Seller

2022-08-07

In the current market, buyers with a bit of bargaining power have an edge when negotiating the terms of their offer. If you’re buying a home right now, you’ll no doubt be on the lookout for properties that give you an opportunity to negotiate. However, sellers are still in the driver’s seat and can choose to accept or reject any offer they choose. There are a few things that home buyers can do to increase the chances of their offer being accepted by the seller. Here are some tips on how you can have a better chance of getting your offer accepted as a homeowner.Continue Reading

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Buying a Second home or Vacation Home in the Denver Mountains (Denver Foothills)
Denver Mountain Real Estate Agent

Are you planning on purchasing a vacation home in the Denver Mountains? It's a great idea if you are! Denver is one of the most beautiful cities in America and offers many perks to those who live here.

2022 is a Great Year To Upscale or Downsize Your Home
Upsize or Downsizing in 2022

Homeownership is one of the most important decisions you will make in your lifetime. With housing markets constantly changing, it can be hard to know what’s best for your family. But there's good news! There are many homes on the market that are perfect for either upsizing or downsizing. Check Read more

Platinum Real Estate Marco Island
Platinum Real Estate

Welcome to platinum real estate. Platinum Real Estate has offices in Florida and Ohio. Platinum Real Estate on Marco Island is a leading real estate company in Southwest Florida.

Sailfish Point Condominiums Stuart Florida
Sailfish Point Stuart Florida

Sailfish Point has several awesome amenities that make it the best place to live in Stuart, FL. You'll find plenty of things to do onsite like playgrounds and pools, or explore the beautiful city of Stuart from your patio with gorgeous views! Just be sure to check out our website Read more

First-time-Home

First Time Home Buyers – Tips for Your First Home Purchase

2022-08-07

Buying your first home can be an exciting and nerve-wracking experience. There are so many things to think about and so many details you need to handle. Here is some advice on how to buy a house as your first home. Even before we all became adults, we heard people in our lives talk about the importance of owning a home one day. It’s something that we all get drilled into our heads from a young age, but once you hit your late teens and early twenties, moving out and renting an apartment or condo feels like plenty for most people. The reality is that unless you plan on living with your parents until you’re well into your thirties it’s almost inevitable that at some point in the not-so-distant future you will need to buy a house as your first home.Continue Reading

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Luxury Denver Mountain Homes
Luxury Mountain Homes

The Luxury Denver luxury home market is on fire. The luxury prices continue to rise as people are seeking a luxurious lifestyle in the Denver Mountains. You can get into a luxury mountain home for around $3 Million. That is if you can even find a Denver mountain luxury home Read more

Evergreen Colorado – Best Place to Live in The Denver Foothills
Evergreen Colorado

Evergreen Colorado is located in the beautiful Rocky Mountains. It is close to not only Denver Colorado but also close to world class skiing. With fantastic views and hiking trails to keep you hiking or biking forever, Evergreen, CO is where everyone wants to live. That is why we are Read more

Naples Florida Neighborhoods

If you're moving to the area and looking for the best places to stay in Naples, Florida, check out this neighborhood guide. Below we discuss the best areas in Naples, FL to help you find the best one for you. Your Naples real estate agent will help you find your Read more

Best Dog Friendly Beaches Southwest Florida
Dog Friendly Beaches Southwest Florida

Dog-Friendly Beaches Southwest Florida Best Dog Friendly Beaches in Southwest Florida Introduction You've probably heard of tropical paradises like Hawaii, but did you know there are plenty of dog friendly beaches in Southwest Florida? If you're looking for an excellent place to take your pooch on vacation, look no further Read more

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Evergreen Colorado Homes for Sale Denver Foothills

2022-08-04

Looking for the ultimate in luxury real estate? Look no further than the exclusive and secluded enclave of the Denver Foothills. This private community is home to some of the most spectacular residences available today, with expansive estates that offer stunning views of the Rocky Mountains and other natural wonders. It’s a place where property owners can enjoy a prestigious way of life without having to compromise on modern amenities or comforts. These homes are among the most sought after in Colorado. They sell fast and are often listed at prices well above the standard market value for real estate in this area. But it’s worth every penny when you consider what you get in return: An opulent residence that will be your home for years to come.Continue Reading

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9 Polo Club Lane – Most Expensive Home In Denver This Summer Over 21 Mil
9 Polo Club Lane Denver

9 Polo Club Lane is Denver's finest residence to ever be offered for sale. This stunning contemporary home sits on more than six acres walkable to Cherry Creek and within Denver's finest neighborhood of Polo Club. Designed and oriented to gracefully sit amongst the trees while capturing views of the Read more

Why You Should Never Sell Your Home For Sale By Owner (FSBO)
For Sale By Owner FSBO

Why You Should Never Sell Your Home For Sale By Owner (FSBO) There are a million reasons to not sell your home as a For Sale By Owner Owner (FSBO). FSBO sellers must think about security. Although using a real estate isn't 100% guaranteed safety there is a much higher Read more

Real Estate Market News Denver Colorado and Denver Foothills
Denver Real Estate

In any market, including Denver and the Denver Foothills the prudent investor is always looking for ways to increase their ROI. With the constantly fluctuating real estate market, it can be difficult to find new strategies that give an investor a solid return. That’s why we’ve compiled this brief update Read more

Denver Colorado Neighborhoods and the Area
Denver Colorado

What to Know About Denver Colorado Neighborhoods: A Guide to Denver What to Know About Denver Colorado Neighborhoods: A Guide to Denver. There are some great areas in Denver Colorado to live. It depends on what you would like to be near, what you like to do and what your Read more

Lenders and home loan mortgages

Finding the Right Home Mortgage Lender in The Denver Mountains and Foothills

2022-07-23

One of the biggest decisions you’ll make as a homebuyer is also one of the most complex: choosing a lender. Home mortgage lenders are often local and regional banks, credit unions, or online mortgage brokers who can help you identify financing options based on your creditworthiness, risk profile, and financial circumstances. To begin your home loan search, find out if you qualify for an affordable housing loan or other program that might reduce your down payment or interest rate. If not, start researching private lenders from personal contacts and real estate agents to local directories such as the Yellow Pages or websites like www.HRAClenders.com. The right lender may be closer than you think! Here are a few tips to help you choose the right home mortgage lender:Continue Reading

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National Housing Inventory Shortage: What You Need To Know
National Home Inventory Shortage

There is a lack of home inventory on a national level. Real estate agents struggle to keep up with demand. We are seeing home values rise across the nation. There are some markets that are in higher demand than others as supply dwindles.

Denver Mountain Real Estate Agents – Buying and Selling a Mountain Property is Not For City Agents
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Before deciding to sell your home, it's helpful to have a clear understanding of how much it will cost. Whether you're repainting things, replacing roof membranes, or just paying taxes, you're going to have to pay some bills. Let's take a quick look at some of the real costs you Read more

Tiny Homes in Colorado – What to Know About Building a Tiny House
Tiny-Home

The Tiny Home Building Process in Colorado: A Guide to Getting Started in Your Tiny Home Adventure. The tiny home movement is a growing trend across the United States. Colorado is one of the top places to try it out. Here, we’ll discuss the process for building your own tiny Read more

Why Did Zillow End Their Home Buying Program? Fix and Flip Failure in the This Market?
Zillow Ending Home Buying Program

Zillow is a company most people know. It's a popular website that allows users to search for home listings and get information about homes. But recently, Zillow announced it was closing its Home Buying Program, so many are wondering what happened to cause this decision. Zillow has been operating a Read more

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Should I Buy a Home or Rent A Home?

2022-07-06

The decision to rent or buy a home is different for everyone. Some people have specific needs that would make renting difficult, while others simply prefer the flexibility of renting vs. owning. Whichever camp you fall into, the key to making the right decision is asking yourself the right questions first. Continue Reading

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How Buyers Can Get Their Offer Accepted By The Seller
Getting the Seller to Accept Your Offer to Buy Their Home

In the current market, buyers with a bit of bargaining power have an edge when negotiating the terms of their offer. If you’re buying a home right now, you’ll no doubt be on the lookout for properties that give you an opportunity to negotiate. However, sellers are still in the Read more

Dan Skelly Launches Another High Tech Website for Buyers and Sellers
Dan Skelly Real Estate Website

lways been ahead of any other real estate company when it comes to technology. Times have not changed. In order to change with the times for the ever growing real estate industry, Dan has launched a site to help buyers and sellers with all their real estate needs.

Living in Golden Colorado
Golden Hotel Golden, CO

Living in Golden Colorado: A Guide to the City's Best Places to Eat, Sleep, and Play Golden, Colorado is a picturesque mountain town with all the amenities of a larger city. However, its enduring charm and small-town charm make it unlike any other place in Colorado. If you’re planning on Read more

Real Estate Agents Evergreen Colorado
Real Estate Agent

Evergreen, Colorado, has plenty of property for sale in this perfect little mountain town. Evergreen is one of the most desirable areas in the Denver foothills of Colorado. With a population of more than 25,000, this residence is close to Denver and the world-class ski resorts of Breckenridge and Vail. Read more

Finding Homes for sale in a Real Estate Market With Low Inventory

2022-06-26

Finding Homes for sale in a Real Estate Market With Low InventoryContinue Reading

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Finding the Right Home Mortgage Lender in The Denver Mountains and Foothills
Lenders and home loan mortgages

One of the biggest decisions you’ll make as a homebuyer is also one of the most complex: choosing a lender. Home mortgage lenders are often local and regional banks, credit unions, or online mortgage brokers who can help you identify financing options based on your creditworthiness, risk profile, and financial Read more

Living in the Colorado Mountains – Pros and Cons
Living in the Mountains

You’ll find majestic mountain ranges throughout the United States. None are comparable to the Denver Foothills and the Continental Divide. Some people can’t wait to ditch their city dwelling for a more rural, natural lifestyle. If that sounds like you, you might be considering moving to the mountains to live Read more

Evergreen Colorado: The Best Place to Live in Colorado
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The Ultimate Guide to Evergreen Colorado Winter Activities Evergreen Colorado is a winter destination for tourists and loved by locals. Our mild winter in Evergreen Colorado really makes winter activities much more pleasant. From skate the lake on Evergreen Lake for New Years Eve to the Ice Hockey Tournament. Winter Read more

Should I Buy a Home or Rent A Home?
Should-You-Rent-or-Buy

The decision to rent or buy a home is different for everyone. Some people have specific needs that would make renting difficult, while others simply prefer the flexibility of renting vs. owning. Whichever camp you fall into, the key to making the right decision is asking yourself the right questions Read more

Living in the Mountains

Living in the Colorado Mountains – Pros and Cons

2022-06-20

You’ll find majestic mountain ranges throughout the United States. None are comparable to the Denver Foothills and the Continental Divide. Some people can’t wait to ditch their city dwelling for a more rural, natural lifestyle. If that sounds like you, you might be considering moving to the mountains to liveContinue Reading

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Orson Hill Realty – Homes For Sale Evergreen Colorado
Orson Hill Realty

All our real estate agents and brokers are real estate agents, so you have a higher level of ethics and experience. Our employees are also very active in the community-all Orson Hill Realty agents and brokers are locals and love their community. We strive to grasp the pulse of society Read more

Should I Buy a Home or Rent A Home?
Should-You-Rent-or-Buy

The decision to rent or buy a home is different for everyone. Some people have specific needs that would make renting difficult, while others simply prefer the flexibility of renting vs. owning. Whichever camp you fall into, the key to making the right decision is asking yourself the right questions Read more

Real Estate Inventory Denver Colorado
9 Polo Club Lane Denver

A dramatic example is the change in the median sale price of a home in metro Denver since 2009 to $215,252. Real estate information firm Yardi Matrix recently released a report showing that the average rent for apartment buildings in Denver has risen a quarter of a percent faster than Read more

Luxury Real Estate Market Southwest Florida
SWFLorida Luxury Real Estate

The Southwest Florida Gulf Coast real estate market is hot! It is well ahead of the rest of the country as people flock to Florida. Florida has always been a destination for all walks of life. The great weather, fun things, no income tax to do and the freedom Florida Read more

Is the Real Estate Market Seeing More Homes for Sale in Evergreen Colorado and Denver Foothills?

2022-06-01

The real estate market is a fickle beast, with many factors coming into play when deciding whether now is the right time to sell your home and buy a new one. If you’re thinking of upgrading your current home or downsizing to a smaller residence, it can be helpful toContinue Reading

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Living in Golden Colorado
Golden Hotel Golden, CO

Living in Golden Colorado: A Guide to the City's Best Places to Eat, Sleep, and Play Golden, Colorado is a picturesque mountain town with all the amenities of a larger city. However, its enduring charm and small-town charm make it unlike any other place in Colorado. If you’re planning on Read more

More People Seem to Be Downsizing
Downsizing Your Home

Whether the kids have moved out or you just aren't using the extra bedrooms, having a house that feels 'too big' is rarely fun. In today's post, we will share a few changes you can expect when you downsize from a large house to a smaller apartment or condo.

Buying a Second home or Vacation Home in the Denver Mountains (Denver Foothills)
Denver Mountain Real Estate Agent

Are you planning on purchasing a vacation home in the Denver Mountains? It's a great idea if you are! Denver is one of the most beautiful cities in America and offers many perks to those who live here.

Which Denver Foothills towns and Denver Suburbs have the best mountain views?

If you’re looking to move to the Denver area but you can’t decide on which foothills town or suburb will offer you the best mountain views, you’ve come to the right place. We’ll take a look at all of the different options that are available for new home buyers in Read more

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The Denver Foothills Colorado Housing Shortage: How to Buy a Home in an Area with Little Inventory

2022-05-26

The Denver-Foothills area is home to many beautiful mountains and lush forests, but it’s also one of the most difficult places in Colorado to find a home. Due to its natural beauty, proximity to major cities like Denver, and easy access to outdoor activities, this region has become a hot spot for people looking to buy real estate. However, as more and more people move into this area, housing inventory has become scarce. With so many homes on the market selling faster than they can be listed and an extremely low number of new construction projects that meet the demands of these potential buyers, the housing crisis continues to grow. In this blog post we explore what makes homes so hard to find in the Denver-Foothills area along with a few solutions from local real estate agencies working hard every day to provide new opportunities for those looking for a home in this unique corner of Colorado.Continue Reading

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Homes for Sale By Owner Fort Myers – Just Don’t Do It
For Sale By Owner

In today’s real estate market, it seems like every agent has a friend who recently sold their house for more than they expected. Or, a friend who recently signed a contract for more than they expected. Or, a friend who recently closed on a property for more than they expected. Read more

Inventory is picking up – Buyers are seeing more homes for sale 2022
Homes for sale

Home shoppers may have to put in more time and effort to find the right property, but they have a better chance of finding it. With fewer buyers competing for each home on the market, buyers may be able to negotiate better deals and have more flexibility in terms of Read more

Denver Mountain Homes For Sale – Before Buying Things You Need to Know
Denver Mountain Homes for Sale

The buyer must have a desire to buy, and the seller must have a sincere desire to sell the property, provided that both parties have expressed their desire to the other party. The buyer and seller must aim to conclude a contract of sale.

What Does Your Colorado Real Estate Agent Do?
Real Estate Agent

Your Colorado real estate agent does way more than you think. Not only do they market to you to get your business they also know the legal side of your contracts, negotiations, know they are, the issues your property may have or your home may have. Your real estate agent Read more