palisade colorado homes: Grand Junction Homes Current Market Absorption - 05/08/17 10:16 AM

Grand Junction Homes are Selling Quickly, Here is Why!
If you are looking to buy a home in the Grand Junction area, you have noticed that new listings disappear quickly and there are many buyers looking at the same homes you are.  Grand Junction is currently a Seller's market and we have a shortage of available homes.  Here is the quick explanation about  Grand Junction Homes Market "Absorption Rate" and how it affects home buyers and sellers. 
What is the 'Absorption Rate'The absorption rate is the rate at which available homes are sold in a specific real estate market during a given time … (3 comments)

palisade colorado homes: 529 Rosa St. Palisade, Colorado 81526 - 03/30/17 08:23 PM

Palisade Wine Country Home
4 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths, 1 Car Garage $212,800
Do you want an attractive home with views in a perfect neighborhood in Palisade wine country?  This inviting 4 bedroom, 2 full bath home with a one car garage has it all.  Updated and expanded with a permit, you have a spacious kitchen, formal dining that can seat 8-12 people, a living area with room for sofas and comfortable chairs.  Flooring is oak parquet, wood and carpeting. Bedroom 4 has french doors that open to the back deck.  The backyard and deck look out over the Price Ditch and open … (7 comments)

palisade colorado homes: New Home Sales Grand Junction August 2016 - 11/02/16 06:25 AM

Grand Junction New Home Sales
Gross volume was $7,817,950Grand Junction's new home sales for August 2016 were 31 homes sold.  The average price was $252,194, average price PPSF was $148.97. Grand Junction area builders are still busy delivering new homes to buyers.  New home sales have been steady all year and out-paced 2015.   There are very few spec homes available, and in the Grand Junction north and northeast area there is nothing available that is ready for delivery.
I searched the MLS for a buyer two weeks ago and came up empty.  The buyer ended up buying a resale home in Fruita, that … (0 comments)

palisade colorado homes: Due Diligence And What a Buyer Should Look For - 06/14/16 07:09 AM

Colorado Real Estate Contracts Contain Provisions For Due Diligence, But What is it?
When Purchasing a Grand Junction Home, There Are a Lot of Responsibilities For The Buyer And Due Diligence is Much More Than a Home Inspection.When you have an accepted offer for your new Grand Junction home, the clock starts ticking.  Page 2 and 3 of the Colorado Real Estate contract contains a list of action items also known as contingencies and a corresponding date to be completed by and accepted by buyers and sellers.  It is important that every action item on the list with a date next to it be … (8 comments)

palisade colorado homes: Grand Junction New Home Sales April 2016 - 06/06/16 02:38 AM

Grand Junction Closed 25 New Homes in April 2016.  The Top Subdivisions were Heritage Heights and Greystone.
A Shortage of Inventory Continues to Affect the Grand Valley Housing Market.
Data courtesy of Land Title, deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

palisade colorado homes: Grand Junction Homes & Real Estate March 2016 - 05/13/16 06:45 AM

Grand Junction Homes and Real Estate Market is Heating up as a Shortage of Inventory is Boosting Sales
345 Homes Were Sold in March 2015.  This Includes Homes in Grand Junction, Clifton, Redlands, Palisade, Fruita, Loma and Mack.An increase of 135 Grand Junction Homes were sold from February 2016.Are you looking for a Grand Junction Home or have a home to sell?  Call Sandra (970) 261-1686 for exceptional representation.
Data courtesy of Land Title, deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

palisade colorado homes: Grand Junction REALTOR® Rally and Expo - 04/13/16 12:42 PM

Over 250 REALTORS® attended the rally at the Two Rivers Convention Center Wednesday taking advantage of networking and education opportunities.
Comparing the first quarter of 2015 and 2016, homes in Mesa County are selling faster and for more money.
Grand Junction is not quite feeling what the Denver area is feeling but we are, having both strong increases in both dollar volume and the number of sales," said Annette Miller Senior Vice president of Heritage Title Company.
According to local real estate reports, Mesa County homes are going for about $12,000 more and selling in two weeks less than they did a year ago.
"It's a good … (0 comments)

palisade colorado homes: Grand Junction New Home Sales February 2016 - 04/05/16 12:13 PM

Grand Junction Sold 19 New Homes in February 2016
To find out more about Grand Junction new homes or available inventory of homes, call Sandra (970) 261-1686.  Grand Junction offers a great selection of subdivisions, price ranges and lifestyles. 
Data courtesy of Land Title, deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

palisade colorado homes: Palisade Homes and Real Estate February 2016 - 03/25/16 11:44 AM

                    Colorado's Fruit and Wine Country
It is spring in Palisade and the fruit and grape trees are blooming.  Palisade is the quentessial small town with big views, recreation and some of the best festivals in the Grand Valley.
Palisade Homes is still experiencing a shortage of home inventory and listings are off by -46% since 2015.
Data courtesy of Land Title, deemed reliable, but not guaranteed.
Find your Palisade home today, call Sandra (970) 261-1686

palisade colorado homes: Grand Junction Home Transactions 2014 to 2015 - 03/24/16 03:28 AM
 Grand Junction Home Sales by Price Point 2014 vs. 2015There were 325 more Grand Junction Homes sold in 2015 over 2014.  The gross volume in sales for 2014 was $639,988,807 and $733,272,226 for 2015, an increase of $93,283,419.
A shortage of homes pushed prices up and homes received multiple offers and sold quickly.
Data courtesy of Land Title, deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

palisade colorado homes: Grand Junction Area Home Sales January 2016 - 03/24/16 02:28 AM

Grand Junction Home Sales by Area January 2016
Palisade Homes, Fruita Homes, Grand Junction Homes, Redlands Homes and more.Living in the Grand Valley is truly a rewarding lifestyle.  We have moderate weather, spectacular scenery, a variety of outdoor recreation and wide open spaces.
Find your Grand Junction Home, call Sandra (970)261-1686 today!
If you are looking to buy or sell your home in the Grand Junction area, call Sandra for a personal consultation (970)261-1686.
Data courtesy of Land Title, deemed reliable but not guaranteed

palisade colorado homes: Grand Junction New Home Sales January 2016 - 03/22/16 11:41 AM

Eleven Grand Junction New Homes Closed in January 2016
There is quite a selection of new home subdivisions, areas and custom builders to choose from.
Closings of Grand Junction new homes was slow through the winter as expected.  It is much harder for the contractors to complete and work in the elements of cold and snow.  There were 11 Grand Junction new homes that closed in January, 2016 and that is not a bad number considering we average 50 in the summer months.
If you are looking for a new home in the Grand Valley, let me help you.  I am an Accredited Buyer … (1 comments)

palisade colorado homes: Mesa County's New Tax Incentive Attracting Business - 01/20/16 11:18 AM

 Jump-Start Program Can Create Virtually Tax-Free Zones as a Way of Attracting New Businesses
Mesa County is First in Colorado to Roll Out Jump-Start Program
The Jump-Start program approved by the Colorado Legislature during last year's session, is limited to no more than three economically distressed regions a year that team up with a local college or university.  The Colorado Economic Development Commission, part of the Office of Economic Development and International Trade previously approved the application for Mesa County.   On Thursday, January 14th the commission approved the application submitted by Colorado Mesa University that will team up with Mesa County.
The Jump-Start program … (0 comments)

palisade colorado homes: New Home Sales Grand Junction November 2015 - 01/01/16 11:50 AM

Grand Junction New Home Sales for November were 22
Grand Junction New Home Sales Are Not Slowing Down Coming Into Winter
Grand Junction new homes sales have stayed steady all year.  The November average price was  $334,265 and the price per square foot average was $170.19.  Total gross volume to the economy was $7,688,100.
If you are looking to buy a Grand Junction New Home, call Sandra (970) 261-1686.  Sandra is a "Certified New Home Specialist" and can assist you with all the details!
To read Grand Junction New Homes Sales October 2015  and previous months.

palisade colorado homes: Home Sales Grand Junction September 2015 - 10/30/15 11:05 PM
Home Sales in Grand Junction By MLS Area
325 Homes were sold in the Greater Grand Junction and Grand Valley Area
If you are looking to buy or sell a home in the Grand Valley area, call Sandra (970) 261-1686.
To read the Grand Junction Homes Sold August 2015 and previous months.
Market report courtesy of Land Title from Mesa County records believed to be accurate but not guaranteed.

palisade colorado homes: Homes in Palisade Colorado September 2015 - 10/20/15 06:31 AM

Palisade Concerts, Farm Dinners in the Orchards and Spectacular Views
Known as the Peach and Wine Capital of Colorado, Palisade Offers Many Options to Buyers.
Palisade homes and real estate sales for September show an increase in sales, stable home prices and decreased inventory.  Palisade had 8 new listings in September and 4 sales.  The available inventory of homes is 37 compared to September 2014 which was 58.  September 2014 had 10.5 months of inventory for sale and September 2015 had only 5.2 months of inventory.
Palisade offers homes on acreage, homes with vineyard's or orchards, Victorian homes and subdivisions.  Find your home in … (4 comments)

palisade colorado homes: Colorado Mountain Winefest 2015 in Palisade - 09/19/15 12:18 PM
This weekend was the Colorado Mountain Winefest in Palisade, Colorado.  For the 1st time in its 24 year history the event was SOLD OUT! 
Events started on Thursday with a Food and Wine Paring through Saturday with the actual Winefest 2015 at Riverbend Park.   There were over 50 Colorado wineries pouring samples of their best vintages.  There were well known artisans selling their gorgeous jewelery and wine related decor along with   tee shirts and souvenirs.. 
The skies were sunny, the weather perfect and the music and wine flowed!  People strolled through the booths, some relaxed under the shade trees and others danced to the music. 
I'll let … (1 comments)

palisade colorado homes: Real Estate in Palisade Colorado June and July 2015 - 09/10/15 06:39 AM
Eighteen homes were sold in June and July of 2015, compared to 20 homes in June and July 2014.  Available inventory of homes for sale is at 5.7 months compared to 8.8 in 2014.   Like the rest of the U.S., Grand Junction's available homes inventory is way down.  Sales are steady and the average price is up over 2014.
For Homebuyers seeking the quintessential small town, Palisade has it all.   Palisade is known as the fruit and wine capital of Colorado.  This community has a mix of Victorian-style homes, luxury homes, farms, quaint parks, good schools and the ability to ride your bike … (0 comments)

palisade colorado homes: New Home Sales In Grand Junction, May 2015 - 07/28/15 04:49 AM

Grand Junction Summary New Home Sales
April, 2015 had sales of new homes at 31.  The May new homes sales just topped that with a total of 40 homes.  Sales of new homes does not appear to being slowing down as we head into summer.  If you would like more information on new home communities in the Grand Junction area, call Sandra (970) 261-1686, Sandra is a Certified New Home Specialist CNHS. 
To read current and past Grand New Homes Sales reports.
Data courtesy of Land Title, deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

palisade colorado homes: Homes Sales in Grand Junction May 2015 - 07/28/15 04:09 AM

Grand Junction Homes and Real Estate Information
May, 2015 Summary of Home Sales
2015 home sales have been going strong since early in the year.  Buyers are feeling confident about buying a home and low interest rates have contributed to the robust sales. If you are thinking of buying or selling a home it is important to know as much as you can about the market trends.  If you have  questions or need more information, please call Sandra at (970) 261-1686.
To read current and previous Grand Junction Home Sales Reports.

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