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Ten Peaks Sotheby's International Realty - Breckenridge Real Estate - 01/30/12 06:30 PM
Ten Peaks Sotheby's International Realty - Breckenridge Real Estate Thank you for taking the time to visit our blogging site! From everyone at Ten Peaks Sotheby's International Realty in Breckenridge Colorado, I would like to say hello and please feel free to contact any of our agents with any of your Breckenridge real estateneeds. Here is a Little information about our company. Ten Peaks Sotheby's International Realty offers a comprehensive agent and client support systememphasizing an innovative marketing approach, custom marketing plans, and personal attention from some of the finest agents in Summit County. Our affiliation with Sotheby's International Realty® brand brings an (0 comments)
The Contract - What to Consider - Breckenridge Real Estate - 01/27/12 06:35 PM
The Contract - What to Consider - Breckenridge Real Estate Money, people and the law are primary elements in any Breckenridge real estate sales contract. A valid real estate contract must be in writing and must have been freely offered by the buyer and accepted by the seller. All parties to the contract must be legally competent to do business. Money or other valuable consideration must be exchanged for title to the property. Keep in mind that if things go wrong, the buyer could require you to sell your home to him or pay damages. You should be familiar with the terms of any (0 comments)
First "Pedal the Plains" - Breckenridge Real Estate - 01/26/12 05:34 PM
First "Pedal the Plains" announced, billed as a cycling "race for the rest of us" Posted: 01/18/2012 11:01:25 AM MSTUpdated: 01/18/2012 12:53:30 PM MST The Denver Post Cyclists take part in last year's Ride the Rockies. Today Gov. John Hickenlooper announced a more level Pedal the Plains "a race for the rest of us," organizers said. (Denver Post file photo) Related Jan 19: New cycling tour to roll through Colorado Eastern Plains towns For 26 years cyclists have been beckoned to Colorado to Ride the Rockies, a mountainous trek for serious cyclists, and today Gov. John Hickenlooper announced a more level Pedal (0 comments)
To Buy or Not to Buy? Breckenridge Real Estate - 01/25/12 06:15 PM
To Buy or Not to Buy? Breckenridge Real Estate So many things to think about when purchasing Real Estate To Buy or Not to Buy? Quick tips for navigating real estate purchases SUCCESS Staff Real estate can be a great investment and good deals may tempt you into moving into a new home, but how do you know when it’s the right time for you to buy? If the housing bubble of years past taught us anything, we learned to only buy what we can afford. Here are a couple (1 comments)
Saving for Your Down Payment - Breckenridge Real Estate - 01/24/12 03:59 PM
Saving for Your Down Payment - Breckenridge Real Estate FROM TRUILA- CONSUMER HANDOUTS Research has shown time and again one of the greatest hurdles to home buying is coming up with the, sometimes dreaded, down payment. Here are a few softer practical strategies to help you clear the hurdle and come up with the cash you need. 6 Steps to Saving for a Down Payment 1. Plan for progress – Your Dream Budget. Saving isn’t all dollars and cents, it’s a little emotional. That’s why we recommend finding a few visuals to remind you why you’re in the saving game. They (0 comments)
Homes for Sale in Breckenridge, Colorado - Highlands at Breckenridge
The homes for sale in the Highlands at Breckenridge represent some of the finest home building, design, and luxury living in the world! The Highlands at Breckenridge is one the exclusive neighborhoods in Summit County. Having a home here really means "You have Arrived"! Right now the average price for the homes for sale in the Highlands is over 1.6 million and trust me when I say, to own a house in the Highlands at Breckenridge at that price is (0 comments)
NEW SNOW IN BRECKENRIDGE - BRECKENRIDGE REAL ESTATE - 01/20/12 05:30 PM
NEW SNOW IN BRECKENRIDGE - BRECKENRIDGE REAL ESTATE Breckenridge opens upper mountain lifts Friday Move add 250 acres of terrain Daily News staff report Breckenridge opens upper mountain lifts Friday ENLARGE Action at Breckenridge Friday morning. Breckenridge Ski Resort / Carl Scofield Breckenridge Ski Resort Friday opened upper-mountain lifts the T-Bar and 6 Chair, just in time for this weekend. The resort credits ”remarkable effort by the Breckenridge Ski Patrol“ to get the additional 250 acres of advance terrain open.The ski area has seen 14 inches of new snow in the past seven days and recently opened the E-Chair.The National (1 comments)
Beautiful Summit Estates, Breckenridge Real Estate Summit Estates is of the most prestigious areas in Breckenridge to live. Summit Estates has some the most breathtaking views of the Ten Mile Range and Breckenridge Golf Club! Only minutes to Historic Downtown Breckenridge for shopping, dining, a world class skiing at Breckenridge Ski Resort. Owning here truly means "You Have Arrived"!
An Exclusive neighborhood that is known for its larger lots, privacy and seclusion. It is also one of a select few subdivisions that offers equestrian center amenities to its owners. Amenities at Summit Estates include: Prestigious Neighborhood Majestic Views of (0 comments)
International Snow Sculpture Championships -Breckenridge Real Estate
Presented By Cadillac Stomping Week: 1/16/2012 - 1/20/2012Budweiser International Snow Sculpture Championships: 1/24/2012 – 1/28/2012Snow Sculpture Viewing Week (weather permitting): 1/29/2012 – 2/5/2012 Breckenridge Resort Chamber Who will be sculpting this year?This year we have 15 teams from ten countries. Within the United States we have teams from Alaska, Breckenridge/Colorado, Loveland/Colorado, Wisconsin and Vermont. Where are the sculptures located? The Snow Sculptures are located in the area around the Riverwalk Center at 150 West Adams Avenue, Breckenridge, CO 80424. The competition sculptures are in the Riverwalk Center (Tiger Dredge) (0 comments)
Breckenridge Welcome Center - Breckenridge Real Estate - 01/17/12 01:33 PM
Breckenridge Welcome Center-Breckenridge Real Estate Welcome to Breckenridge!! From the Breckenridge Resort Chamber. The Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 S. Main St., is located in the heart of town in the Blue River Plaza. Part information center, part historical museum, the 4,000 sq. ft. facility opened the summer of 2006 to provide visitors and locals information on everything from dining and shopping to winter and summer activities in and around Breckenridge. The site of the Breckenridge Welcome Center is a building that used to be called the "Bailey Building". With this site, a design was anticipated that would include a series of (0 comments)
Inspection Checklist - Breckenridge Real Estate - 01/16/12 06:09 PM
Inspection Checklist - Breckenridge Real Estate It's a good idea to hire an experienced inspector to thoroughly check your potential new home. Many items will require the skilled eye of a professional to determine if there is a problem. Plus, the time you spend with the inspector can give you a wealth of important and invaluable information. This is an opportunity to learn all you can about the house; you shouldn't miss it.
Before you hire a professional to examine the house, you need to do your own inspection. The following checklist will help you determine any potential and/or (0 comments)
A Few Property Hazards to be aware of, Breckenridge Real Estate (edit/delete) Common Property Hazards, Breckenridge Real Estate
Lead-Based Paint The use of significant quantities of lead in paint was banned in the United States in 1978, but more than 30 million older U.S. homes contain lead-based paint. The ingestion of lead can cause severe brain damage, particularly in children. Lead-based paint isn't hazardous when it is intact, but is hazardous when the paint is decaying, flaking, or peeling off the walls. Lead dust generated from friction on windows, doors, and stairs also creates a hazard. Federal law
Room by Room, A Healthy Home -Breckenridge Real Estate Turn harmful habits into a healthy home with these tips and advice
LIVING ROOM Houseplants work as a natural air filter by adding oxygen and absorbing carbon dioxide. Some of the best houseplants for treating indoor air pollution: philodendron, English ivy, spider plant, dracaena, weeping figs, peace lily. bamboo and reed palm. Make sure to open your windows time to time and air out the house. Fresh air will help clear allergens from a room Fore safer fires, install a fireplace insert and check the chimney yearly. Install (1 comments)
It is believed that most people can afford a home two and a half times their annual income. This is a handy guideline, but the way interest rates vary, current thinking relies on how much you have saved for a down payment and closing costs, how much of a monthly mortgage payment you can afford and how much you need per month to meet other responsibilities. Down payment and closing costs saving money for the down payment and closing costs is usually the hardest part of preparing yourself (0 comments)
ULLR Fest 2012 - Breckenridge Real Estate “49 and Feeling Fine!” Events SNOW, SNOW AND MORE SNOW PLEASE!! We finally received some snow this weekend and it is beautiful! Events
Monday, January 9th, Ullr King and Queen Coronation ‐ Main St., Station and Ullr Bar and Grill. The Royal Crowing of 2012 King and Queen. 4:30 – 7:30 pm.
Tuesday, January 10th, Ullympics ‐ Riverwalk Center Lawn. Co‐ed teams of four competing like crazy for fun and prizes in whacky events. Perfect event for light‐hearted quasi‐athletes who can laugh easily. Free participation, sign up by contacting Heidi (0 comments)
Make the Most of that First Impression A well-manicured lawn, neatly trimmed shrubs and a clutter-free porch welcome prospects. So does a freshly painted - or at least freshly scrubbed - front door. If it's autumn, rake the leaves. If it's winter, shovel the walkways. The fewer obstacles between prospects and the true appeal of your home, the better. Invest a Few Hours for Future Dividends Here's your chance to clean up in real estate. Clean up in the living room, the bathroom, the kitchen. If your woodwork (2 comments)
Title Insurance -do you need it? Breckenridge Real Estate - 01/02/12 06:47 PM
Title Insurance -do you need it? Breckenridge Real Estate Purchasing your home is an important decision. But how does one know that the property they purchased has a clear title? Because unknown problems can be hidden in the history of a property's title, homeowners pay for title insurance. Title insurance is an insurance policy that guarantees the property title is free from the problems of hidden liens and claims. Public records for the property are searched to find problems in the title's ownership and history. The fee for title insurance is usually included in the itemization of closing costs from the (0 comments)
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