16 Feb

REALTORS® of Central Colorado Agents Join REcolorado

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Partnership puts home listings in state’s largest MLS and on REcolorado.com

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO – February 16, 2016 – REcolorado and REALTORS® of Central Colorado are pleased to announce the expansion of REcolorado products and services to 11 counties in Central Colorado and the San Luis Valley. REcolorado now serves brokers, agents, and appraisers in 27 of Colorado’s 64 counties. 

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08 Feb

What You Should Know About Listing Your Home in the Spring

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In competitive markets, home sellers cannot afford to be sloppy with details. A well thought out and executed listing strategy, that includes a plan to list at the right time, is critical in maximizing a home’s price and time on market. So, when is the best time to put your home on the market? While the best timeframes may vary by region, according to many sources, generally speaking the best time of year to list a home is between the months of March and April. 

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20 Jan

Preparing for the Hidden Costs of Buying A Home

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Have you ever tried to calculate the TOTAL cost of purchasing a home? If so, you'll know it’s difficult because while homeowner’s insurance and closing costs like appraisal and lenders fees are typically easy to estimate, one potentially major cost is not - the cost of cleaning up what the previous owners left - or did not leave - behind. So what do you do? The only way to face the unexpected and unknowns of home buying is with research and planning…and a little extra cash. Here are some key things to consider:

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20 Jan

How to Make Your Pet Rental-Friendly

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One of the most important things you can do as a great rental tenant is to make sure your pet a great rental tenant too. There’s nothing worse than living next to a dog who won’t stop barking or a cat who howls at all hours of the night. But, how do you help your pets settle in to their new – or not-so-new – Colorado digs? Here are some things you might try:

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19 Jan

8 Denver Neighborhoods with Prime Light Rail Access

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Living and working in a Denver neighborhood with Light Rail access is fantastic. It ultimately means a higher quality of life in a rapidly growing city – think commute times to and from work, points of interest, and special events. But, which Denver neighborhoods and suburbs offer the best trans-rail options? We’ve made a list of the most popular residential spots with direct Light Rail access.

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17 Jan

REcolorado a Real Estate 'Trendsetter' in 2017

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At REcolorado, we strive to be an industry leader in everything we do. That’s why we’re thrilled to announce that REcolorado President and CEO, Kirby Slunaker was recently recognized as a ‘Trendsetter’ in Stephan Swanepoel’s 2017 Power 200. Each year, Swanepoel seeks to acknowledge innovators, dealmakers, and movers-and-shakers who made a noteworthy impact in residential real estate. 

But what, specifically, made REcolorado and Kirby Slunaker so noteworthy in 2016? A “bold expansion strategy.” 

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11 Jan

Is Counter Offering Worth It?

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The counter offer. In real estate, it’s used to accept some – or most – of the other party’s terms, while modifying others. It’s a common practice, but is it risky? We asked our network of over 19,000 real estate professionals if they advise their clients to counter offer. And, If so, under what conditions? Here’s what they said. 

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09 Jan

2016 Front Range Housing Sales Highest on Record

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GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO – January 9, 2017 – According to the latest data from REcolorado, the provider of REcolorado.com, the most popular, locally run home search site for Colorado home buyers, sellers and renters, 2016 ended on a high note for the Denver Front Range housing market, with December sales pushing the annual number of homes sold to record levels. 

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06 Jan

How to Get Your Home Market-ready

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Are you planning to list your Colorado home this spring? If so, you'll know that there’s a lot to be done before doing so – especially if you want to make a great first impression and increase the likelihood of a speedy sales cycle. Many people have found success by taking on projects that will increase curb appeal and comfort inside the home, but which ones should take priority? This post will outline the dos and don’ts of making your home market-ready.

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