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Kindness in The Form of Breakfast - 07/30/11 02:37 AM
It is so nice to be appreciated for all the driving and showing of properties that I have been doing lately.The buyers that I am spending lots of time with realize what it means to pick out properties, call for availability, set the showings, try to figure out the showing time frame and make a showing book for the buyers for their notes. Then of course spending hours showing the properties. It is fun to give each house a funny name so we can remember which one was which.What I love about the Internet is the buyers can pick out the (14 comments)
Aurora Co Offers Many Cultural Services For Children and Adults - 07/28/11 05:53 PM
Aurora Co offers many cultural services for children and adults.You will have the pleasure of checking out the Fox Art theatre, Pottery, Historic Sites, History Museum, dance music and visual arts. All Summer long Aurora Co offers summer concerts. Now that summer is almost over there are just a few concerts left to enjoy:July 28th - Buckstein Country Rock at Meadowood ParkAug 4th - Pan Jumbies - Calypso/Carribean - Meadowood ParkAug 11th - 17th Ave Allstars - 50’s rock and Roll - Utah Park1% of all Aurora construction and remodelling projects over $100,000 is contributed to be used for placement of (0 comments)
Life In The Aurora Co Suburbs Have you ever imagined what it would be like to live in the Aurora suburbs? Life would be so much different living in a peaceful setting away from the fast pace. Here is a general overview of life in the Aurora suburbs so you can get a true picture of it and see if it is something you would like to explore.The light rail is currently in use with one station at 9 Mile at Parker road and Peoria. Soon there will be another station at Iliff and possibly Jewell.There are currently 19 parks. (2 comments)
The impossible Dream Can Be Possible - 07/27/11 06:15 PM
Denver Real Estate - Dream The Impossible Dream!Has home ownership become an impossible dream to many that want a piece of real estate? Has it become that difficult to become a new homeowner nowadays? No, not really. It just seems that way because the numbers are bigger.When your grandparents were first starting out they too dared to dream the impossible. Back then it was very difficult to come up with the funds to cover a down payment on a $7,000 home. They had to find a way to do it and it often took some time to get the money together (1 comments)
Denver Real Estate-Does House Staging Really Make a Difference? YES! - 07/27/11 02:13 PM
Denver Real Estate - Does House Staging Really Make a Difference? YES!Have you been stuck with a piece of Denver real estate for months and months wondering why nobody has been eager to buy or even make an offer? You know that the property you have would be perfect for somebody, but every time a potential buyer comes along you practically see them deflating like a balloon loosing air. Then, with promises of getting in touch, they just melt into thin air never to be seen again.Is it due to Denver real estate conditions? Is that why you have been unable (2 comments)
Is It Better To Rent Out Or Sell Your Home? - 07/26/11 01:50 AM
Is It Better To Rent Out Or Sell Your Aurora Home? If you are about to move away and expect to be out of the state or country for awhile you might be wondering whether it would be better to rent or sell your Aurora home. While there are advantages to each, the safer thing to do is sell the property. Security Your home is probably the biggest investment of your life and if you plan on leaving for awhile you'll need to make sure that you have left someone that you can trust 100% in charge of it. If there (6 comments)
Avoid Moving Nightmares in Aurora - 07/25/11 07:37 PM
Avoiding Moving Nightmares in AuroraWe have all heard about moving nightmares in Aurora and if you have recently sold your house and are ready to make a move you'll want to avoid them. Here are some suggestions to help you avoid these types of moving nightmares so that they don't happen to you.1. Plan aheadOne of the most common problems that people have is to deal with is hiring a moving company at the last minute because they have put it off. As soon as you know the date of your move you should book the company right away. This gives (0 comments)
Foreclosure Market in Denver - 07/22/11 01:07 PM
It’s so exciting to see the foreclosure market in Denver getting better and better. The foreclosure filing rate is getting lower in all of our counties.This is so much more encouraging that 2 years ago when we really didn’t know how bad it was going to get. Denver County - July 2010 - 2,782 July 2011 - 1,755 -37% change -Active foreclosures 2,306El Paso County - July 2010 - 2,609 July 2011 - 1,860 - 29% change - Active foreclosures 2,469Summit County - July 2010 - 199 July 2011 - 185 -7% change - Active foreclosures 168Weld County - July 2010 (0 comments)
Cavalier King Charles Spaniels - 07/22/11 01:38 AM
One of the joys in our life is our 3 Cavalier King Charles Spaniel dogs.We were not familiar with the breed until we did a puppy search and saw these sweet little facesOur little dogs, Henry, Gracie and Remi are highly intelligent and learn by watching each other. That coud be a good thing or not a good thing.Henry is our youngest, 9 months, and is constantly redecorating the house. Pulling both huge doggie beds to different parts of the house. If ever I am missing something, like shoes, magazine eye glasses and the like I just go to the back (9 comments)
2500 South York St Unit #214 Close to Denver University $127,500 - 07/21/11 01:03 AM
This home is in exceptional condition. Looks brand new with designer paint. Lots of light, real hardwood floors and tile in kitchen and bathroom. All appliances except washer and dryer will stay with the property. The covered balcony faces the park that has a playground and lots of trees. Since this home is close to Denver Unifversity it is ideal for a student. There is a bicycle room and a locked storage room.
The Role of a Land Surveyor - 07/20/11 10:48 PM
Buying Land - The Role Of A Land Surveyor So you have located the perfect piece of real estate and quickly want to go ahead and make the purchase before the landowner has a change of heart or some other buyer elbows you out of the deal. But wait - have you consulted with a land surveyor regarding the true value of the land you want to purchase? This alluring property may not be as valuable to you or as perfect as your untrained eye makes it out to be. Here is how a land surveyor will be of use to (4 comments)
Sellers Can Also Advertise - 07/20/11 02:11 AM
Sellers Can Also Advertise A ‘For Sale’ sign alone does not guarantee the sale of your real estate property. During good times and bad, you cannot expect to sell property just by putting up a yard sign. A travelling salesman carries his goods from door to door, yet it is not too likely that you’ll travel around with your piece of real estate! The only way you are going to sell it is by letting as many people as possible know that you have a property for sale through advertising. It is important to advertise, but what is more important is (5 comments)
Attracting The Best Tenants - 07/20/11 01:34 AM
Attracting The Best Tenants There is both a skill and an art in attracting the best tenants. You’ll want your new tenants to feel welcome and comfortable while at the same time they need to understand that the rules are meant to be followed. The best tenants will appreciate these rules and follow them while remaining friendly and cordial towards you. It's really all in the attitude. You probably have some relationships with others where there is a sort of ethics presence that needs to be maintained while at the same time not appearing stand-offish. This is the same situation. There (5 comments)
The Difference Between A 2nd Mortgage and Refinancing - 07/20/11 01:17 AM
The Difference Between A Second Mortgage And Refinancing When it comes to credit and loans, there are so many terms and such a wide variety of options that might leave you dazed and confused. You may ask what the difference is between a second mortgage and refinancing in on an existing mortgage. Basically a second mortgage is taking out a new loan on your house while re-financing is just reassigning the terms of your current mortgage for any number of reasons. With a second mortgage, you will have to make two separate mortgage payments every month. With a re-financed mortgage, you (2 comments)
Moving With Tropical Fish- How To Keep Them Calm - 07/16/11 09:41 PM
Moving into a new house in when you own a large aquarium full of fish can be overwhelming if you don’t know how to do it the right way. There is the whole process of disassembling the tank and then ensuring that all the different components reach their destination safely. Most people don’t know the best way to transport tropical fish without losing any in the process. Here are some helpful tips if you are moving with tropical fish. 1. Do not feed them for up to forty-eight hours before the move. No, they will not die of starvation. On the (4 comments)
How Many Passwords and User Names Do We Need? - 07/16/11 09:21 PM
It started out simply a few years ago with just a 6 letter user name and about same for my password.I could always remember them with no problem. Now each time a new program comes around or signing in to the Internet they are asking for 6 letters, one needs to be capitalized and don’t forget to add a number. Or better yet a symbol with upper and lower case. If want real security make the passwords long and totally confusing.And with that having to be created remembering these letters and numbers in sequence along with the symbols is starting to (13 comments)
Why I Love The Rain - 07/15/11 06:56 PM
APRIL SHOWERS When April skies begin to frown, And the cold rain comes pelting down, We must not grumble nor complain Nor idly say, we hate the rain.
God sends the rain; the dust-y ground It softens in the fields around; The moisture every plant receives, And springs afresh in flowers and leaves.
Should God forbid the showers to fall, Nor send us any rain at all, The ground would all grow hard and dry, And every living plant would die
All things would starve and perish then- No food for birds, (1 comments)
Men VS. Women - 07/15/11 04:42 PM
Women have out shopped the men in 2010 for houses. This really should be no surprise since we out shop them on a daily basis for almost everything.Women made up 20% of all home buyers and the men only made it by 12%According to the report women want a sense of belonging with a home of their own.Some of the main reasons is relocating and a larger space for family.Women are now expecting to have gourmet kitchens, yards with no maintenance and special security features. Women don’t want to have to do fix-up so to find a home that in good (0 comments)
Meat Glue...What Is It? - 07/11/11 02:44 AM
Have you ever heard of meat glue?? Neither had I until I saw this YouTube video.After seeing this video about meat glue you may want to be a vegetarian. Some meat plants are gluing pieces of scrap meat together and calling them roast, steaks, chicken and fish. What the labels on the packaging are telling you may not be what is in the package. The glue looks toxic and totally unacceptable in my opinion.Take a look for yourself...Meat glue (2 comments)
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