What’s Up With Interest Rates?

Interest rates in Colorado are at an all-time low, but can we expect this trend to continue into the future? We have compiled current rates as well as forecasts from a number of credible sources to answer this question. At this time, the consensus opinion appears to be that, for the year, rates will stay […]

Our Favorite Patio Bars: Summer 2017 Edition

We’ve found that there’s (almost) nothing better than enjoying the beautiful Summer weather of Colorado while having a refreshing cocktail at one of our favorite patio bars. Check out our list below for a few of our top recommendations!   Louisville LuLu’s BBQ http://www.lulus-bbq.com Try the Moscow Mule with Tito’s – vodka mixed with ginger […]

2017 Market Update: Why Are Appreciation Values So High in Boulder County?

Lou Barnes, Mortgage Banker at Premier Mortgage Lending (and Colorado Real Estate Broker since 1978), gave a phenomenal presentation on February 1st to the WK Real Estate brokers answering the bubble question and more about our current market conditions and why we’re seeing the appreciation values we’re seeing. It wouldn’t be a stretch for someone […]

5 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Halloween!

Halloween is almost here for 2016 – is your house ready for the rush of visitors that comes with it? Check out our list below on the top 5 ways you can prepare your property (and yourself) for the holiday.   1 – Light it up! Make sure your home and surrounding property is well […]

Elk, Aspens, and RMNP: See the Beauty of the Fall Elk Rut

Every fall, hundreds of elk congregate in Rocky Mountain National Park to mate, forming one of the most beautiful and exciting wildlife viewing opportunities in CO. Watch herds of elk run through the forest, flanked by spectacular mountain scenery and vibrant fall colors, all while listening to the piercing bugles of bull elk who are […]

Making Extra Mortgage Payments: Always a Good Idea?

It seems like a no-brainer – if you have extra cash, why not put it towards an extra mortgage payment? You’ll likely save thousands of dollars of interest on your loan, and will be one step closer to owning that house. This “simple” situation might be more complex than you think, however. Let’s take a […]

Boulder Food Update: Rayback Collective + Lucky’s SoBo

We’ve had some exciting new additions to the Boulder food scene! Lucky’s Market Opens in South Boulder! Lucky’s Market (695 S Broadway) opened this past Wednesday in what was the completion of a much-needed revitalization of the Table Mesa shopping center in South Boulder. Lucky’s SoBo will continue to offer the organic, healthy, and delicious […]

Colorado Ranks as #6 Best State for Homeowners

A recent study by SmartAsset on the best housing markets for growth and stability concluded that Colorado is the sixth-best state in the US. As if there weren’t enough reasons to move to Colorado, low property tax rates, affordable homeowner’s insurance, and the second highest rate of home price appreciation in the nation make our […]

Our Favorite Dog-Friendly Trails: A Guide to Boulder + Denver

To us, nothing’s better than hitting the trails and enjoying Colorado sunshine with our pup! We’ve put together a short list of some of our favorites in the Boulder + Front Range area that you can enjoy with (or without) your four-legged friend. Boulder: Bear Canyon Trail – 4 miles RT Less crowded than Chautauqua […]

“The Inventory Problem”: CO Housing Demand + You

Colorado is currently experiencing a record-breaking influx of out-of-staters, all of whom are seeking to experience the opportunities that our beautiful state affords! As a result, housing inventory across the state has dropped significantly, whiles prices have risen steadily. Though it’s obviously a great time to sell your home, you may be surprised that it’s […]