Zillow Business Model

Zillow Website Business Model – How Zillow Makes Money

2022-10-10

Zillow is one of the worst things to happen to the real estate market since Dodd-Frank. Zillow is nothing more than a data mining and advertising platform for new real estate agents. They tried to be “real estate agents” and failed miserably because they don’t know real estate. They knowContinue Reading

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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.

The Best Places To Buy Luxury Real Estate in Colorado: A Guide to Buying a Colorado Luxury Home
Luxury Homes and Real Estate Agents

If you had the luxury of living anywhere, where would you buy your luxury home? Life after Covid is sort of like that now. People are buying luxury homes and using them for office and a home. That is one of the big draws in 2021 to Colorado. Luxury real Read more

Waterfront Living in Fort Myers Beach, Florida
Florida Homes for Sale

A Guide To Waterfront Living in Fort Myers Beach, Florida. Fort Myers Beach is a beautiful and diverse waterfront community. Many people just passing through the city don’t realize that many houses here overlook the Gulf of Mexico and have access to some of the world’s best fishing. The town Read more

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

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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Real Estate Agents Marco Island Florida Marco Island Realtors
Marco Island Realtors

Marco Island Real Estate Agents magnificent Marco island mansions- Marco Island, Florida real estate Marco Island Realtors - Marco island has many beautiful homes you can see while taking a walk or a bike ride. View homes for sale Marco island - This island offers many things to do; whether Read more

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

How to Know if You Qualify for a Home Mortgage: A Simple Guide
Home Mortgages

1. Do I qualify for a mortgage? It's important to think about what your monthly payment will be in a financial capacity. You need to figure out if you have enough income to make your monthly mortgage payments and still have money left over. Some lenders will ask for a Read more

Cost of Selling Your Home
Selling-Your-Home

Cost of Selling Your Home Are you thinking about selling your house? Before you decide to list your home up for sale, it is helpful to get a clear picture of how much it's going to cost. Whether you are sprucing things up with a fresh coat of paint, replacing Read more

286 River View Trail Idaho Springs

2022-10-07

Newly remodeled home in Idaho Springs on 1.76 Acres with mineral rights. The Home remodeling is in the process of being finished up and will be completed prior to close. 4 bed 3 bath on a beautiful lot with natural springs and streams. When you close your eyes and try to picture Continue Reading

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Denver Foothills Towns: What Towns are Part of the Denver Foothills?
Denver Foothills

The Denver Foothills comprises of Evergreen, Conifer, Morrison, Bailey, Golden and the wide range of various little mountain towns. The region is lovely with moving slopes and mountain sees, with huge loads of open air exercises and what should be done. There are extraordinary climbing spots, incredible skiing spots, tubing Read more

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

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

Buying a Mountain Home: What You Need to Know Before You Make the Purchase
Denver Colorado

The Colorado Mountains (Rocky Mountains) are becoming much more than just a vacation destination. Many people are moving here full time or buying a second home in the mountains. Just west of Denver the Colorado Rockies offer great skiing and access to Denver. Before buying a mountain home make sure Read more

Evergreen Colorado

Evergreen Colorado is Good Denver Mountain Living

2022-09-10

Are you ready to trade the hustle and bustle of the city for a more relaxed, natural way of life? If so, we think you’ll love living in Evergreen. Located about an hour from Denver, this picturesque mountain town is known for its abundance of aspen trees, as well asContinue Reading

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How to Find the Right Real Estate Agent In Evergreen, Colorado
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An experienced real estate agent will always understand your situation and choose the best for you because he knows the correct market value. Selling your property is not easy, and you may face delays, especially if you plan to move and buy a new home. The buyer has made an Read more

Colorado Real Estate: What You Should Know Before Selling Your House
Selling Your Home

Just because it is a seller's market doesn't mean you don't need a good real estate agent. Also, people think they don't need to market their home in a seller's market. That is completely untrue and a way to not maximize your profit. So many real estate listing agents slack Read more

Evergreen Colorado
Evergreen-CO

We get this question a lot and the answer is always different depending on who you talk to. We’re not going to sugar coat it though because this is real estate after all and we are in the business to be as transparent as possible. The first thing you should Read more

Relocation Services – What Do They Do?
Relocation-Services

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 much Read more

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

2022-08-25

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 this article. Each of these locations has their own unique appeal, and we’ll explore all of them here. Different home buyers have different preferences when it comes to housing types, green space, and other factors when choosing a home. If these things are important to you, read onward! Fortunately for prospective home buyers everywhere, there are many great places to settle down near the foothills. Many neighborhoods in various towns around Denver offer great views of the mountains and plenty of amenities within close driving distance as well. There is no one correct way to choose your new home, but hopefully this guide will make it easier for you so that you can find your perfect match.Continue Reading

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30780 Chestnut Dr. Evergreen CO
30780 Chestnut Dr Evergreen

30780 Chestnut Dr. New Listing 2022

Hottest Luxury Real Estate Markets in the US 2022
Luxury Real Estate

America's Hottest Luxury Real Estate Markets: 10 Cities You Shouldn't Miss. The Luxury real estate market in America is constantly changing, and some cities are on the rise. From New York to Los Angeles, Denver and Miami, some of the most popular and sought-after destinations for luxury properties are experiencing Read more

Colorado Real Estate Market Fall 2021 Update
Orson Hill Realty

The Colorado real estate market is starting to calm going into the fall of 2021. It is still a seller's market but we aren't seeing the panic buying from buyers. Colorado no longer has a "selling season" but things always tend to level off in the fall as families work 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

Denver Real Estate

Real Estate Market News Denver Colorado and Denver Foothills

2022-08-22

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 updateContinue Reading

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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

Kittredge Park Creek Access Jefferson County CO Adverse Possession case
Kittredge Park Adverse Possession

Jefferson County Colorado After homeowner blocks creek access to park visitors, the county seeks 'adverse possession. Real Estate Property Rights Are Not Optional - They are required! As a real estate broker in Jefferson County, I must say it scares me that the county can do this to a landowner. Read more

Getting Your Home Ready to Sell: Getting Ready to List so You Sell Fast!
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Selling a home can be a stressful process. It's hard to know where to start and what to do first. You may have heard horror stories from friends or family about the process of selling a home, but don't worry! There are some things you can do to help make Read more

Costa Rica Real Estate
Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a great place for an ex-patriot. The cost of living is still low. It is a great place to buy real estate to retire. Your money goes a lot farther than it does in the United States. Costa Rica has beautiful weather and beaches. Costa Rica real Read more

Evergreen-CO

Evergreen Colorado

2022-08-20

We get this question a lot and the answer is always different depending on who you talk to. We’re not going to sugar coat it though because this is real estate after all and we are in the business to be as transparent as possible. The first thing you should know is that Evergreen CO real estate is not like any other place in the world. This is one of those small towns where everybody knows everybody. You’ll get to know the locals at the grocery store or even at your favorite restaurant where you’ll find some of the friendliest and most genuine people you could ever meet.Continue Reading

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Off Grid Homes in Colorado – So Many Reasons People Are Buying Off Grid Homes in CO
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Off Grid Homes in Colorado are all the rage. Today’s world is a fast-paced one, filled with nonstop action and little time for rest. Luckily, we also live in an age of innovation and progression, meaning that every day we are presented with new opportunities and solutions to old problems.

Dan Skelly – Real Estate Agent Colorado and Florida
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Dan Skelly is a real estate agent/broker/owner/realtor in Evergreen, CO and Marco Island Florida. Dan is the best at what he does. If you are looking for the best Realtor in Colorado or Florida Dan is your man! He specializes in horse properties, ranches and luxury homes in Colorado. In Read more

Why Golden Colorado is a Great Place to Call Home..
Golden-CO

With the population of Golden, CO rapidly growing and more people moving to the area, it's becoming difficult to find a place you can call home. The good news is that there are many reasons why this city is the perfect place for you. Here are six of them!

Shephard Realty Evergreen, CO
Shephard Realty Evergreen CO

Welcome to the premier resource for all real estate information and services in the area. I hope you enjoy your visit and explore everything my realty website has to offer, including Evergreen real estate listings, information for homebuyers and sellers, and more About Me, your professional Evergreen Realtor.

Relocation-Services

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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What Causes a Buyers, Sellers or Balanced Real Estate Market?

What is a buyers market? What is a sellers market? What are other factors that could cause a buyers or sellers market? Interest rates The health of the economy Is it currently a buyer or sellers market? There are many factors that cause a buyer or a seller market (or 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

600 Chateau V Evergreen CO
600 Chateau V Evergreen, CO

This luxurious property at 600 Chateau V Road Evergreen, CO has an incredible 10,000 square foot lot and is a rare combination of large lot size and mountain views. It is situated in the coveted Ken Wright Addition, a beautiful community filled with trees and winding gravel roads.

Why Local Boutique Real Estate Companies Rock: Why should you choose a local boutique real estate company over a national one?
Orson Hill Realty Luxury Agents

Choose a small local real estate company and not a national one. Just for starters money national companies make are put back into markets that don't help you. They charge franchise and hidden fees. The agent usually has a large split so they can't reduce your rates as much as 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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Fort Myers Homes for Sale With Pool
Fort Myers, Florida home with pool

Fort Myers is located in Lee County, Florida and has more than 99,000 residents. It’s actually one of the safest cities in the state. The city is also home to several ive golf courses and more than 30 marinas, so you can spend plenty of time on the water. If Read more

Colorado Real Estate Market Fall 2021 Update
Orson Hill Realty

The Colorado real estate market is starting to calm going into the fall of 2021. It is still a seller's market but we aren't seeing the panic buying from buyers. Colorado no longer has a "selling season" but things always tend to level off in the fall as families work Read more

Luxury Condos Tampa Florida – The Best Luxury Condominiums in Tampa, FL
Luxury Condo

Luxury is relative; what one person considers luxurious, another might not. However, if you are looking for a condo in Tampa, Florida and want to live in luxury, here are condos that you should consider.

The Best Places To Buy Luxury Real Estate in Colorado: A Guide to Buying a Colorado Luxury Home
Luxury Homes and Real Estate Agents

If you had the luxury of living anywhere, where would you buy your luxury home? Life after Covid is sort of like that now. People are buying luxury homes and using them for office and a home. That is one of the big draws in 2021 to Colorado. Luxury real 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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Homes For Sale Evergreen Colorado – Denver Mountain Homes for Sale
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Evergreen Company. The Evergreen real estate listings below are the latest Evergreen homes listed. We specialize in local properties including Evergreens and Prealps homes for sale. Evergreen Homes For Sale Seller List Local Realtors for Evergreen Homes For Sale. If you are looking for a real estate agent to help Read more

Mountain Homes – What Types of Inspections do I Need?
Mountain-Home-Inspections

What Types of Home Inspections Are There for Mountain Homes? - Radon Test - Sewer Line Test - Water Line Test - Foundation Inspection - Roofing Inspection - Insulation Inspection - Lead Paint Testing - Basement or Crawlspace Inspection

Luxury Homes – Buying and Selling Helpful Tips
Colorado-Luxury-Homes

Colorado Luxury Homes The price of the house is too high and it will remain on the market for several months without a sale. Too high a price - the risk of leaving a stale house on the market; the price is too low and you may end up getting Read more

30780 Chestnut Dr. Evergreen CO
30780 Chestnut Dr Evergreen

30780 Chestnut Dr. New Listing 2022

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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Denver Foothills – Best Places to Live and Things to Do – Realtor Evergreen, CO
Denver Foothills Towns

The foothills are a wonderful place to live. The small towns are charming and offer a slower pace of life that is hard to find in the city. The homes here are generally less expensive than the homes in Denver, and there are plenty of parks and open space for Read more

Relocation Services – What Do They Do?
Relocation-Services

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 much Read more

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

Denver Foothills – Close Enough to the City but far enough away
Denver Foothills

The Denver Foothills is without a doubt the best place to live in Colorado and arguably the country. It is close to Denver but far enough away. That isn't a slam to Denver but most people that move to Colorado come to Colorado for fresh air, elbow room and the 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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Real Estate Agent Spotlight – Evergreen, Colorado Real Estate Broker Danny Skelly
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Danny Skelly real estate agent spotlight. Real estate broker Evergreen, Colorado

Dan Skelly – Orson Hill Realty Re-joins Evergreen Chamber of Commerce
Real Estate Agent

Dan Skelly has re-instated his membership with the Evergreen Chamber of Commmerce. Dan has always supported the local chamber in every city he has owned a business. He believes that all business starts at the local community level. That theory goes, especially for real estate. Real Estate Agent Dan took Read more

What To Expect From the Southwest Florida Real Estate Market 2022.
Fort Myers, Florida Fountain in Park

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

Best Real Estate Agents for Buying Denver Mountain Homes. Only Use a Mountain Realtor
Finding the Right Denver Mountain Real estate agent

Contact a real estate agent to ensure the best possible outcome whether you are a buyer or seller. A property sale contract is usually signed immediately after the contract is signed. Title transfers immediately to the buyer. The buyer has acquired the property even if the property has not been 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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Why Local Boutique Real Estate Companies Rock: Why should you choose a local boutique real estate company over a national one?
Orson Hill Realty Luxury Agents

Choose a small local real estate company and not a national one. Just for starters money national companies make are put back into markets that don't help you. They charge franchise and hidden fees. The agent usually has a large split so they can't reduce your rates as much as Read more

30780 Chestnut Dr
30780 Chestnut Dr Evergreen

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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

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.