NFL Real Estate Power Rankings: #30-#21

NFL Real Estate Power Rankings: #30-#21 Ranking the Best NFL Cities Fall is almost here, and with that comes America’s favorite sport: football. There’s absolutely nothing better than watching football all Sunday and enjoying some great food. Unfortunately, we’re real estate agents, so we’re always on the clock! But there’s no better game than football, […]

4 Steps to Take Before Looking for a House

So, you’re thinking about buying your¬†first home or upgrading from your current house? It’s easy to head out and look right away, but jumping the gun sets you behind all of the other competitive buyers out there in the market. Do you know the steps to take before looking for a house? When you start […]

The Booming Colorado Springs Real Estate Market- a look at the Briargate neighborhood

How’s the market in Briargate? Everyone knows the Colorado Springs Real Estate market is insane right now. People are moving here in droves, from all over the country. If you are interested in investing in real esate here are some tips for investing in apartment buildings. They come from overpriced Silicon Valley (and still root […]

Colorado Real Estate vs. California Real Estate

This just seems wrong. Many people are moving from the Los Angeles area and other parts of California to the beautiful state of Colorado. There are many factors for this, but the most prevalent is the significantly lower cost of living and the affordable real estate prices in Colorado. We’re going to do some comparing […]

2013 Colorado Springs Real Estate Sales

How did 2013 fare for real estate¬†in the Colorado Springs area? Here are some statistics… In the Pikes Peak MLS as a whole, 10,786 single family homes were sold. This was an 18% increase over the number of homes sold in 2012. The median price for sold homes rose by 7.4% to $215,900. What parts […]

Pre-Foreclosure homes in the Colorado Springs area

I got questions from 2 clients recently regarding “pre-foreclosure” homes they saw advertised on various websites. Several websites advertise pre-foreclosure homes for sale and even have prices listed, all which appear to the buyers as incredible deals. One of my clients even paid for a service to provide a list of pre-foreclosure homes. After reviewing […]

Colorado Springs Area Housing Market Statistics for 2nd Quarter of 2013

Good news continues for the Colorado Springs area housing market! Comparing statistics in the Pikes Peak Multiple Listing Service from the 2nd quarter of 2013 to the 2nd quarter of 2012… The number of under contract homes increased 2.8 percent for single family homes and 1.6 percent for townhouse-condo properties. The Median Sales Price was […]

How Much Do I Offer for a House? Colorado Springs Real Estate

You’ve found the home you want to buy… now, what do you offer on it? The market is actively changing- this is always a question your buyers’ agent can best answer. Buyers’ agents are there to represent you and can advise you on recent comparable sales data to formulate an offer that will give you […]

How’s the Colorado Springs area Real Estate Market?

A question we frequently get asked “How’s the market?”… The answer lately is “We’re busy!” Taking a more informative look at an answer to that question for you this week on our blog… Looking at the 1st quarter of 2013 for Pikes Peak MLS as a whole, which includes Colorado Springs and areas around it […]