Jerry Henson's (jerryhenson) Blog

Real Estate Agent - Bachman & Assoc.
Rumors are flying around about the Cuchara Ski Resort.   Has it sold?  Will it reopen?  There are nearly always some  ongoing discussions between prospective buyers, principal shareholders, lien holders, lenders, tax authorities, Forest Service and other various parties in the ski mountain resort...
We are so pleased to announce the new Listing for La Veta Inn.  And the owners have slashed the price from $995k down to $687,000 for the Deal of the Decade.  What a business opportunity this represents.  Contact me ASAP for details.  Click here to see a brief preview at  http://...
Our small office has planned a fund raiser thru the American Red Cross, for benefit of Haiti.  This Sat. evening 1/23 at La Veta Inn.  And our equally small regional Spanish Peaks Board of Realtors made the first pledge today, of $1,000.  And next pledge came from a competitor broker, for $100.  ...
Ricky Tims presents Christmas in a Small Town in La Veta, CO.  Performances Dec. 17-19.  Tickets are $20 - call 719-742-3755 for reservations. click for concert website.
Huerfano County Commissioners this week voted unanimously to DENY the application for the proposed Silver Mountain Wind Farm near La Veta, Colorado.  While initially receptive to the idea, a vocal number of activists pointed out that the location sits right in the middle of the Designated Scenic ...
I don't blog regularly (nor twick or tweet) but today is a good time to vent and to seek some advise.   It seems that at least once every month, I am showing a property to my Buyer client with the Listing Broker present.  One local realtor office in my area insists that their Listing Broker be pr...
I haven't seen many recent blogs on camera reviews.  I am finally ready to upgrade my real estate camera.  It seems I need at least at 28mm wide-angle and I need a tele-lense too, for long land view shots and wildlife. If I give up on the 28mm necessity, then the Canon SX110 looks pretty good.  T...
Like many small towns, in La Veta (Southern Colorado) we have not experienced the enormity of real estate woes seen elsewhere.  Buyers are sure down in total numbers but Market values are still within 90% to 95% of a year ago.  Few people here are effected by toxic mortgages and forclosures are s...
HAPPY THANKSGIVING We wish you all a very happy Thanksgiving holiday.  Here in Southern Colorado we are beginning to see a light flurry of snow.  Accumulation of around 6 inches expected tonight.  Much more west of us toward Wolf Creek Pass and Telluride.  The wild turkey are roosting up tight, b...
Monument Lake Park near Stonewall was evacuated for a short time Wednesday afternoon as winds pushed a 100 acre wildfire.  Two buildings were destroyed before the fire was contained.  Another small fire burning 30 miles west of La Veta is "mostly contained", in the Trinchera Ranch region of Costi...

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