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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
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Want a fun project for the kids and a gift for Mom at the same time? Then sign up at one of Colorado Springs Home Depots for Saturday May 7th Kids Workshop. Kids ages 5-12 receive one of the coveted orange aprons worn by employees, get hands on safety instructions for working with tools, and 3 hours of one on one time while finishing a project.
The do-it-yourself creation for May is a colorful and functional tulip planter that can be given to Mom on Mother's day. The planter is perfect for window gardens while our (2 comments)
In Colorado the norm is to have the sellers, buyers, lender, and both agents at the closing table together. It's not done that way in many states where groups sign at different times and I think something is lost in those areas of the country. Depending upon the circumstances it happens here too: no sense putting Mr and Mrs newly divorced together in a small room or those folks that fought over the washer/ dryer until the end, but the norm is to all meet together and typically this is a pleasant situation and brings a sense of finality (7 comments)
Discounts and choice lots are two very enticing perks for buyers to venture into new neighborhoods with builders, but in the current market it might be a better bargain to hold back and see if the promises of parks, infrastructure, and amenities come to fruition.
The showroom has it all: giant poster size designs of the community and amenities, the color coded chart depicting all the sold and available lots, and the smiling faces of future residents actively engaging with neighbors, but be careful if all you see is posters and verbal promises of FUTURE development. Builders typically depend (0 comments)
The first quarter closed with a burst of activity in March but I caution that one month does not make a trend nor allude to a turn around in the market. The jump in activity can be directly related to the return of several of our military and the shortage of rentals including the renovations on Peterson that (1 comments)
Here is the place to get your latest news and tips about the Pikes Peak region in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Learn a little about our neighborhoods, amenities, lifestyle, and more. Post a comment and interact letting others learn why this is one of the most desirable places to live.
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.