Home Mortgages

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

2021-08-25

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 basic income tax and/or W-2 information. Others will ask for additional tax information.Continue Reading

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How Does Student Debt Impact You Buying a Home?
Student Debt

Student Debt and Buying a Home Whether you are just about to graduate college or you have been out for a few years, there's a good chance you're carrying some amount of student loan debt. It seems that news headlines are regularly pointing out that the nation's graduates are suffering 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

Buying a Home In Colorado

Buying a home in Colorado is the same as anywhere else, sort of. There are some areas you will run into things you may not in the "big city". Many mountain properties have wells and septic systems that are not a big deal. They are just different for some folks 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

Home loans and mortgages

Getting Financing for Buying a Home: What You Need to Know

2021-07-12

Lenders are constantly changing the parameters and terms for obtaining financing. Most people still need to get a loan to purchase a home. There are more cash buyers in some areas but most Americans still finance their home. With mortgage rates at historic lows, money is almost free to borrow. Getting financing is not as difficult as you might think in 2021.Continue Reading

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How Does Inflation Affect The Real Estate Market?
Inflation and home prices

When inflation rises it seems like the price of everything goes up. Although low interest rates are a major cause of inflation it still makes home prices rise. Does that mean it is better to buy with cash or get a mortgage when inflation increases. If interest rates rise then Read more

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

How Does Student Debt Impact You Buying a Home?
Student Debt

Student Debt and Buying a Home Whether you are just about to graduate college or you have been out for a few years, there's a good chance you're carrying some amount of student loan debt. It seems that news headlines are regularly pointing out that the nation's graduates are suffering Read more

What are the Different Types of Home Mortgages? FHA, VA, Conventional, USDA and Jumbo.
Home Loans

Mortgages are one of the most important decisions for any homeowner. The mortgage you choose will not only dictate how much money you spend on interest but also the type of property you can purchase. Knowing your options is key to making a decision that'll work best for you.

Land-Survey-VS-ILC

What is the Difference Between an ILC and a Land Survey?

2021-07-10

What is the difference between and ILC and a Land Survey? Most title companies and lender will accept an ILC which is cheaper than a land survey but aren’t as exact or time consuming as land surveys. Usually, a county or town will require a more detailed survey for building and addition projects.Continue Reading

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Mistakes Sellers Make When Remodeling For Re-Sale
Remodeling-Your-Home

Investing in your home by remodeling or renovating is an excellent way to increase its value. However, a significant renovation project can quickly turn into a disaster, especially for those who are inexperienced. Let's take a look at four of the more common home renovation mistakes that homeowners make and Read more

DIY Your New bedroom Before You list Your Home
DIY Do it Yourself Improvments

Taking on the task of renovating your home can seem like an awful lot of work, but there are ways to do this that require a lot less energy and just a little bit of money. Whether you're looking for an instant home revamp or are readying your home to Read more

Golden Colorado Real Estate – Guide to Buying a Home in This Great Denver Mountain Town
Golden-CO

Homes for Sale Golden Colorado - Golden Real Estate A Guide to Homes for Sale in Golden Colorado - A Fun, Informative Guide If you're looking for a new home, it's important to know what to expect. From where to find homes for sale in Golden Colorado, to the different Read more

How to Make the Best Improvements for Your Home – Getting the Best ROI on your home remodel
Home Repairs With the Best ROI

Home Improvement: How to Make the Best Improvements for Your Home - Getting the Best ROI on your home remodel