colorado: December closings in the Denver Metro area - 01/07/11 08:25 AM
Taking a look at the Denver Metro's December 2010 statistics and comparing them, December numbers looked pretty good. Closed sales were up over November and slightly up year-over-year. There were 3,024 home closings in December 2010, a 13.4% increase from the 2,666 in November 2010 and a 2.2 percent increase from the 2,959 in December 2009.
These figures confirm what we’re seeing in the field. The market is moving counter-seasonally and growing stronger as we move into the depths of winter. That’s not the norm. Agents are busier than usual right now. That said, December under contracts were surprisingly weak.
Despite … (0 comments)

colorado: Is there a difference between an HOA and NA or not? - 12/30/10 05:37 AM
For many home buyers the presence of an HOA will either draw them in or deter them from looking at homes in a particular neighborhood.  But it's important to also understand that there is a difference between Home Owners Associations and Neighborhood Associations.  If you might be descriminating your home search by HOAs and NAs, you may want to understand the differences, just in case if it changes your mind.  There is a difference after all!
You may want to realize that Homeowner’s Association and Neighborhood Association cannot be used interchangeably. Let's clear it up!
Homeowner’s Association 
An HOA is … (1 comments)

colorado: December cheer for the Denver market - 12/20/10 03:53 PM
December cheer for the Denver market

If you want to be a housing Grinch, there's plenty of doom-and-gloom clouding the Denver-area and national housing markets. But given that this is the holiday season, John Rebchook, the writer of Inside Real Estate News talked with me about the positive side of the Denver real estate market.  To read the full article with John's commentary, please visit Inside Real Estate News. Even though 2010 is arguably the worst housing market in recent history by many metrics, there are things to be positive about.

Foreclosures down from last year
The No. 1 reason the Denver-area … (0 comments)

colorado: A windshield-view of the market as seen by Lane Hornung by InsideRealEstateNews - 11/23/10 09:56 AM
Hornung: A windshield-view of the market
Lane Hornung, president and co-founder of 8z Real Estate. Lane Hornung, being a statistical guy, typically likes to look at real estate statistics on a year-over-year basis, rather than by consecutive months.
After all, month-to-month data can be influenced by seasonal impacts, regardless of any other factors impacting the market, so a year-over-year perspective typically provides a better apples-apples comparison of where the market is standing.
But this fall it’s a different story.
Hornung, president and co-founder of Boulder-based COhomefinder.com in a conversation last week, said that because of the tax-credits that … (0 comments)

colorado: Daily Denver Property Listing Blog - 11/02/06 05:28 AM
Thursday Nov 02, 2006 | Today's Denver Listings UpdateThere were 120 properties newly listed in Denver on Thursday November 02, 2006. View new listings Minimum price: $45,000 Median price: $210,250 Average price: $280,297 Maximum price: $1,500,000 A few examples of newly listed properties: … (1 comments)

colorado: Map of Highlands Ranch Real Estate Listings - 09/05/06 05:59 AM
Colorado HomeFinder  has improved our maps of listings. Take Highlands Ranch for example. Users can now browse Highlands Ranch homes for sale with easy to use Google maps- just click for satellite images, and click and drag to move the interactive map. Check out these maps of Highlands Ranch properties for sale: Latest Highlands Ranch real estate listings. Homes in Highlands Ranch 80126Homes in Highlands Ranch 80129Homes in Highlands Ranch 80130
Westridge Highlands Ranch Homes
Firelight Home Listings
Listing Maps for Highlands Ranch Schools
Lisitng Maps by Highlands Ranch New Home BuildersClick here for full list of Highlands Ranch Maps by subdivisions, neighborhoods, zip codes, schools, and homes builders.Auto email notification when new Highlands Ranch Real Estate listings … (1 comments)

 

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