realtors colorado springs: Pinecliff Homes -- Northwest Colorado Springs -- Market Report as of September 30, 2010 - 11/01/10 01:18 AM
Homes in Pinecliff are in the Northwest Area in Colorado Springs
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 Zip Code;  80919

The Pinecliff housing market continues to be a Sellers Market, as there is currently a 9 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET".   Sales units were down 43% from 2009 to 2008, AND pricing was up 6% from 2009 to 2008.    Pricing is continuing to increase in 2010.
Single Family Homes in Pinecliff in Colorado Springs were primarily built from 1972 to 2001, with an … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Claremont Ranch -- Near Peterson AFB -- Market Report as of September 30, 2010 - 10/24/10 02:27 AM
Homes in Claremont Ranch are in the Falcon Area in Colorado Springs
 Search for Homes in Claremont Ranch
Zip Code:  80951

Single Family Homes in Claremont Ranch were primarily built from 1999 to 2002, with an average age built of 2000.  The majority of the houses are 2-stories, ranches, four-levels, with 2-3 baths, with2-3 car garages.
The area is bounded by Marksheffel and Constitution, Easterly to Hyw 24, southwesterly to Marksheffel, North to Constitution.   
The school District is District 49, Falcon; and the majority of students to go Evans Grade School, Horizon Junior High School and Sand Creek … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Village Seven Homes in East Colorado Springs -- September 30, 2010 Market Report - 10/23/10 02:42 AM
Homes in Village Seven are in the East Area in Colorado Springs
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Zip Code:   80917
The Village Seven housing market continues to be a BUYER's Market, as there is currently a 10 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET".   Sales units were down 33% from 2009 to 2008, and pricing was up .30% from 2009 to 2008.    Pricing has increased but sales unit have decreased in 2010.
Single Family Homes in Village Seven Hills were primarily built from … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Rustic Hills Homes in East Colorado Springs -- September 30, 2010 Market Report - 10/21/10 04:48 AM
Homes in Rustic Hills are in the East Area in Colorado Springs
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The Rustic Hills housing market continues to be a NEUTRAL Market, as there is currently a 4.67 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET".   Sales units were up 7% from 2009 to 2008, and pricing was up 2.5 % from 2009 to 2008.    2010 has continued to see an increase in sales units; but pricing has continued to decrease and average price per square footage … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Northeast Area , Colorado Real Estate Report for August 31, 2010 - 09/26/10 07:13 AM
Colorado Spring Real Estate    
Market Report for Northeast Colorado Springs, Single Family Homes
Neighborhoods Include:  Homes in Vista Grande Terrace, Vista Grande, Northwind, Sundown, Wagon Trails, Erindale
 Zip Codes:  80918, 80923,
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The Northeast area of Colorado Springs housing market continues to be a BUYERS   Market, as there is currently a 8 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET".  Sales were only 4% from 2009 to 2008, average pricing was down 4% from 2009 to 2008.     Sales units … (4 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Colorado Springs Home Buyer Tips - 08/24/10 11:10 PM
Colorado Springs Homes - Home buyer Tip #1
Related articles:
5 reasons lack of building permits cause big problems Colorado Springs Building Codes and Permits - Part I  Colorado Springs Building Permits - Part II Colorado Springs Building Permits - Part III Colorado Springs Building Permits - Part IV   Colorado Springs Building Permits - Part V  I always tell home buyers it's important for them to do some extra due diligence and homework before we put together an offer and complete the purchase on their dream house.    
Tip #1 - Zoning Compliance
If you want to change the house from a Single … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Village Seven -- East Colorado Springs -- Market Report as of July 31, 2010 - 08/16/10 01:53 AM
Homes in Village Seven are in the East Area in Colorado Springs
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Colorado Springs Real Estate Report for EAST Area as of June 30, 2010 The Village Seven housing market continues to be a BUYERS/NEUTRAL Market, as there is currently a 5.6 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET".   Sales units were down 33% from 2009 to 2008, and pricing was up .30% from 2009 to 2008.    Pricing and sales units have continued to see small … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: 6 tips to avoid information overload - 08/08/10 02:12 AM
Information overload can be avoided
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Related Buyer and Seller Articles:
One way to find a good home inspector Top 5 Remodeling projects Since I work with many buyers, I'm always thinking about how I can help the average Colorado Springs  home buyer look for a home.   One of the biggest challenges for first time home buyers is information overload.   How do they keep all the information straight?  At the end of a full day of showings, how do they remember what they saw?
Here are my top 6 tips to help the Colorado Springs first time … (6 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Colorado Springs Market Report for the SOUTHEAST area, July 31, 2010 - 08/01/10 02:25 AM
Colorado Spring Real Estate
Market Report for SOUTHEAST, Single Family Homes
 Includes Homes in Homes Spring Creek, Pikes Peak Park, Southborough
Search for Homes in SOUTHEAST area
Zip Codes:  80916, 80910
Homes in Colorado Springs SOUTHEAST area continue to be a NEUTRAL Market, as there is currently a 4.1 months of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is typically considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET". 
Number of Homes in SOUTHEAST area in Colorado Springs sold are up 26% more than in 2008, but are down substantially from 2005, when 879 homes were sold. Average … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Colorado Springs Real Estate Report for OLD COLORADO Area for 2010 - 07/30/10 02:58 AM
Colorado Spring Real Estate, Market Report for Old Colorado City, Single Family Homes
Includes homes in Crown Hill Mesa, Colorado City, and Old Colorado City
Zip Codes:  80904, 80905, 80903
 Search for Homes in Old Colorado City
Homes in Colorado Springs Old Colorado City area continue to be a BUYER"S Market, as there is currently a 8.7 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is typically considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET". 
Number of Homes in Old Colorado City area in Colorado Springs sold have increased by 15% from 2009 to 2008, but … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Open House Saturday, July 31st, 12:00 - 3:00pm Close to the Air Force Academy - 07/29/10 07:19 AM
Saturday,  July 31st, 12:00 -3:00m
1013 Ottertail Court  Colorado Springs, CO  80922

For more Information, Contact Kathy Torline, 719-287-1049   KTorline@msn.com
 
Colorado Springs Real Estate Agent, An Expert You Can Trust
Selling Real Estate in the Colorado Springs area, including Monument,  Fountain, Larkspur, Pueblo, Castle Rock, Manitou Springs, Woodland Park, Palmer Lake
  www.ColoradoSpringsVintageHomes.com, www.KathyTorline.com
       
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realtors colorado springs: Is the time right to buy Colorado Investment Property? - 07/25/10 05:16 AM
Colorado Springs Real Estate Investors -- It's time to buy
Search for Investment Property in Colorado Springs
I just finished reading a fascinating article in Barron's, July 26th edition, called a "Renter Nation".  Since I'm a Realtor in Colorado Springs as well as I'm a Real Estate Investor, it really got me thinking about buying some more rental properties; as I think the Colorado rental market is going to hold strong for a long time.
Here's some of the key points in the article:
** The number of US households owning homes has slid from a high in 2004 of 69%, to 67.2% … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Colorado Springs Real Estate Report for EAST Area as of June 30, 2010 - 07/20/10 02:41 AM
Colorado Spring Real Estate 
Market Report for East Colorado Springs, Single Family Homes
Neighborhoods Include:  Homes in Village Seven, Rustic Hills, Country Club
 Zip codes include:  80909, 80915, 80907, 80918
Search for homes in East Colorado Springs
 The East area of Colorado Springs housing market continues to be a BUYERS  Market, as there is currently a 5.8 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET".  Pricing continued to go down in 2009 but number of sales increased.   Sales units were down 13% from 2009 to … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Agents have a responsibility - 05/02/10 09:57 AM
Fiduciary Duties
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Real Estate Agent or Realtor? What's the difference? How to choose a Buyer's Agent  I came across a great article in the Colorado Springs Newspaper, the Gazette  about Fiduciary Responsibilities.   It was informative and well-written, and it's important to Colorado Springs Real Estate and Realtors.   My favorite quote from the article which was written by Jim Flynn  "The law expects more of fiduciaries than others who have legal duties to another person."    Some examples of professional who have a fiduciary responsibility are trustees, executors, investment advisers, guardians, as well as Realtors.
According to the description in Wiki, "A … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Homes in Manitou Springs, Crystal Park, Market Report for 3-31-10 - 04/16/10 03:26 AM
Homes in Crystal Park are in the Manitou Area in Colorado Springs
 Search for Homes in Crystal Park
For the Complete report of Crystal Hills Homes, email Kathy Torline KTorline@msn.com
The Crystal Park housing market continues to be a BUYERS Market, as there is currently a 13 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET".   Sales units were down 13% from 2009 to 2008, but pricing was up 3% from 2009 to 2008.   
Single Family Homes in Crystal Park were primarily built from 1938 to … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Homes in Manitou Springs, Crystal Hills, Market Report for 3-31-10 - 04/16/10 03:07 AM
Homes in Crystal Hills are in the Manitou Area in Colorado Springs
Search for Homes in Crystal Hills
For the Complete report of Crystal Hills Homes, email Kathy Torline KTorline@msn.com

The Crystal Hills housing market continues to be a BUYERS Market, as there is currently a 13 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is considered a "NEUTRAL MARKET".   Sales units were down 13% from 2009 to 2008, but pricing was up 3% from 2009 to 2008.   
Single Family Homes in Crystal Hills were primarily built from 1965 to … (1 comments)

realtors colorado springs: What is the MLS? - 02/24/10 11:05 PM
What is the Pikes Peak Multiple Listing Service (PPAR)?
Why is the MLS important?
Search for Homes in Colorado Springs
One of the many acronyms that most Realtors in Colorado Springs use is "MLS".    When you are in any industry, you get used to using the common acronyms typical in the industry and forget your clients, customers and the general public may not understand your jargon, your verbiage.
Let's start with the definition:  MLS stands for Multiple Listing Service.   The MLS is a shared computer database accessed by the majority of local Colorado Springs Realtors.  It contains detailed information on thousands of listed properties … (4 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Should you hire a Realtor or a Real Estate Agent? - 01/27/10 10:36 PM
What is the difference between a Colorado Springs Realtor and a Colorado Springs Real Estate agent?
Must read articles:
Who is Representing YOU? - Tip #1 Shop for a Lender like you shop for a house - Tips #2 - 6 Top 3 websites for home buyers - Tips #7 -9 Open House Misconceptions - Tip #10 Appraisals and Inspections, 2 important steps for home buyers - Tips #11-15
Most Home buyers and home sellers the Colorado Springs area use the terms REALTOR® and Real Estate Agent interchangeably, but that is not correct.   There are many differences between REALTORS® and real estate agents.    They … (2 comments)

realtors colorado springs: What is a 1031 exchange? - 01/27/10 03:10 AM
1031 Exchanges
As part of a recent 2 day class I attended to get my SRES Designation (Senior Real Estate Specialist) the class had a great section on 1031's.   I definitely learned some things and I wanted to share it with my readers.
If you would like more information about a 1031 tax exchange for Colorado Springs real estate, Call Kathy at 719-287-1049 or email, KTorline@msn.com
What is a 1031 exchange?
It's a federal tax allow that allow taxpayers to DEFER capital gains tax on exchanged of property used in trade of business held for investment.  They DEFER taxes, not eliminate … (0 comments)

realtors colorado springs: Colorado Springs Real Estate Report for Marksheffel Area as for October 2009 - 11/29/09 11:45 PM
Market Report for Marksheffel - Single Family Homes
 Neighborhoods:  Homes in Claremont Ranch, Banning Lewis Ranch, and near Peterson AFB Homes
Search for Claremont Ranch Homes
The Marksheffel housing market continues to be a BUYER'S Market, as there is currently a 6.7 month of supply of homes on the market.   A 6 month supply of houses on the market is considered a "Neutral Market". 

\Recap of 2009
Current Report as of 11-30-09 in Marksheffel
Active listings:   70 Under Contract and Pending:  30 Absorption Rate :    10.5 homes per month for the last 6 months, a supply of 6.6 month of houses … (0 comments)

 
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