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By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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    Salida Colorado Real Estate Mortgage Series: USDA Loans USDA Rural Housing Loan in Colorado  The USDA Rural Development Guaranteed Housing Loan program and are insured by the Department of Agriculture. Your only option for a USDA loan is 30-year fixed. Right now, they are one of the few loan ...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Attention Sellers.Home with acreage not selling?  Think Small! Problem: In the Salida Colorado Real Estate market, many folks are selling their homes, many of which are located on large acreages. Unfortunately, in our area, the target market for these homes is relatively small due to the large ac...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Restaurant Series: Finding a good place to eat Although Salida is a relatively small town (5500), we have amazingly good restaurants. I think being  an "undiscovered resort town" helps. We are known for downhill skiing (Monarch Mountain), white water sports, fly fishing which brin...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Real Estate: A Showing,  Picnic and a Pile of Bones A couple of years ago, I listed a 160 acre tract of land that had a gold mine on it (non working) and the remnants of the miner's cabin.. The area was spectacularly beautiful... running creek, mountains, valleys, and 2 small hori...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Market Report for September 2012 The flurry of buying we saw early spring through June has calmed down a bit. As we head into fall, the charts below indicate what is going on with our 3 types of property. Residential (homes with less than an acre of land)Homes with Acreage (homes ...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Mountain Biking.. a Beginners Perspective Most folks around here bicycle, whether it is to the store, to the park, or, more seriously, on one of the 100's of trails around here. Not me. I have  had a problem with my core balance throughout my life and balancing on a bike has range...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Another day in paradise here in Salida Colorado.  I have some favorite videos and photos that I added favorite quotes to for you to read and watch. The Ball ... a charming set of clips   1 Minute that May Change Your Life ... a great motivational video   Great ad that is a metaphor for life... Do...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Real Estate: Wanted - home with acreage Sellers, I need your help. I have buyers who need a home with acreage. The market is slowly heating up in our area. Folks who have been thinking about a home around here are finally moving forward. I have more buyers than homes to offer them...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Two secrets for Real Estate Success:Trust your Gut & Expect the Best In a litigious society such as ours, my two secrets are going to seem ludicrous to some. But others will resonate with them.  I developed my abilities in these two areas when I was a teacher and they are as important now as real...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Market Activity: July 2012 The summer market in south central colorado is steady sailing. The following charts will show the average prices, number of homes on the market, days on the market, and more. I will lead you through a visual tour of what is going on in Salida Colorado Re...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Chaffee County Fair and Rodeo The first week of August is time for our annual fair and rodeo. Colorado has deep roots in agriculture and ranching -- the heart of the fair and rodeo. Straw hats in town sell out, the fairgrounds fill up and folks find a variety of ways to enjoy the...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Reflections on a dog day afternoon in Salida Colorado....waiting for rain. The August monsoons are reportedly on their way to bring moisture to the hay fields and mountains. As they build, the humidity builds which is unusual for us. Despite the warmth, our town is bustling this weekend... the 8...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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A friend of mine who blogs and knows I do sent me this one...   Had fun with my son's Dog Photo using PicMonkey And for the finale... two dogs dealing with the heat in Salida Colorado.. river town with a storm brewing. I need to learn to do what they do!  

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Buyers: How does your Agent Help? Part Two of Two In the first post, you learned about beginning your search, having your agent show you homes and deciding on the top 2-3. If you missed this post, you can find it at Salida Colorado Buyers: How does your Agent help? Part One of Two...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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  Salida Colorado Home Buying Process: How Does Your  Agent Help?   Pre-Showing to Making the Offer Before we Meet. First, we will assist you in determining how much home you can buy and what your options are for buying it.. cash, bank loan, owner finance, etc.  Second, we will set up a broad sea...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Sunday, Creativity and Appreciation   Sunday morning in Salida Colorado. Birds singing, blue skies with a hint of sunrise left, and a wet tongue from our dog Jack, inviting us to get up and enjoy the day.             This is a good day for a cup of coffee on the deck, a bicycle ride on Tenderfoo...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Hot Springs Enthusiasts: 5 Hot Springs to Choose from       This area of the Rocky Mountains seems to be geologically perfect for hot springs formations. We have 5 public hot springs and more for those who like to soak after arduous hikes in the mountains. This post is about the 5...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado: After all, we ARE a Whitewater Town   Salida Colorado  is is the quintessential Colorado town..it has the big river and the big mountains.  This is the first post of 5 in the "After All" series introducing you to the big river a) whitewater, b) other riiver activities (including ...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Real Estate: Six unique neighborhoods/areas to live Click on the link to search for Salida Colorado Homes for sale. This is a live link, updated hourly. I want to introduce you a good friend... small, unpretentious, beautiful and fun. My town, Salida Colorado, is all that. The fo...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado area Realtor Team
(Bradfield Ramsey Group)
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Salida Colorado Real Estate: Greater Salida Neighborhoods If you missed the first post on the Historic Downtown area, click on this link: Salida Colorado Area: Historic Downtown. Greater Salida encompasses the area outside the downtown area, including some of the neighborhoods outside the city l...

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