Why the Stock Market Correction Probably Won’t Impact Home Values

Why the Stock Market Correction Probably Won’t Impact Home Values

With the housing crash of 2006-2008 still visible in the rear-view mirror, many are concerned the current correction in the stock market is a sign that home values are also about to tumble. What’s taking place today, however, is nothing like what happened the...

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Entry-Level Homeowners Are in the Driver’s Seat

Entry-Level Homeowners Are in the Driver’s Seat

One thing helping homeowners right now is price appreciation, especially in the entry-level market. In the latest Home Price Insights report, CoreLogic reveals how home prices increased by 4% year-over-year and projects prices will rise 5.2% by December 2020. Why is...

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2020 Homebuying Checklist

2020 Homebuying Checklist

Some Highlights: If you’re thinking of buying a home, plan ahead and stay on the right track, starting with pre-approval. Being proactive about the homebuying process will help set you up for success in each step. Make sure to work with a trusted real estate...

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Brunner Farm Market Report

Brunner Farm Market Report

Brunner Farm Market Report is a great resource for every homeowner in the neighborhood. Knowing the market isn't something you should know just when you're selling, refinancing, changing insurance or when the dreaded property assessments need to be contested. Like...

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Winter Park Home Values

Winter Park Home Values

Winter Farm Home Values are important for a homeowner in the neighborhood to know. After all, your home may be the largest single investment you'll ever make. What other investment(s) do you that you don't you don't at least have a good idea of where you stand? You...

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Winter Farm Market Report

Winter Farm Market Report

Winter Farm Market Report is a great resource for every homeowner in the neighborhood. Knowing the market isn't something you should know just when you're selling, refinancing, changing insurance or when the dreaded property assessments need to be contested. Like...

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2020 Luxury Market Forecast

2020 Luxury Market Forecast

By the end of last year, many homeowners found themselves with more equity than they realized, and at the same time their wages were increasing. When those two factors unite, it can spark homeowners to think about making a move to a larger or more expensive home in...

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Windshire Park Market Report

Windshire Park Market Report

Windshire Park Market Report is a great resource for every homeowner in the neighborhood. Knowing the market isn't something you should know just when you're selling, refinancing, changing insurance or when the dreaded property assessments need to be contested. Like...

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Windshire Park Home Values

Windshire Park Home Values

Windshire Park Home Values are important for a homeowner in the neighborhood to know. After all, your home may be the largest single investment you'll ever make. What other investment(s) do you that you don't you don't at least have a good idea of where you stand? You...

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Big Demand for Small Homes

Big Demand for Small Homes

Movies, tv shows, and celebrities often have us dreaming of owning large homes, but the reality for most people is quite different. Since 2015, the square footage of newly built houses has been shrinking, according to Yahoo Finances. This is not projected to change as...

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When a House Becomes a Happy Home

When a House Becomes a Happy Home

We talk a lot about why it makes financial sense to buy a home, but more often than not we’re drawn to the emotional reasons for homeownership. No matter the size or shape of a living space, the feeling of a home means different things to different people....

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7 Reasons to List Your House This Holiday Season

7 Reasons to List Your House This Holiday Season

Around this time each year, many homeowners decide to wait until after the holidays to list their houses. Similarly, others who already have their homes on the market remove their listings until the spring. Let’s unpack the top reasons why listing your house now or...

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This is Not 2008 All Over Again: The Mortgage Lending Factor

This is Not 2008 All Over Again: The Mortgage Lending Factor

Some are afraid the real estate market may be looking a lot like it did prior to the housing crash in 2008. One of the factors they’re pointing at is the availability of mortgage money. Recent articles about the availability of low-down payment loans and down payment...

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Village East Just Listed

Disclaimer- The Village East Just Listed below are arranged by the most recent listings published in the MLS. It is dynamic content. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes (not a snapshot in time). Additionally, information is dependent on...

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Village East Sold Listings

Disclaimer- The Village East Sold Listings below are arranged by price from highest to lowest over a recent period of time. The first listing may be one that we previously sold. The data below is dynamic. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes...

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Village East Open Houses

Disclaimer- The Village East Open Houses data below is dynamic. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes (not a snapshot in time). Additionally, some Jacoby Farm open houses may not be updated by brokers in the MLS.Village East Open Houses...

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Windshire Park Just Listed

Disclaimer- The Windshire Park Just Listed below are arranged by the most recent listings published in the MLS. It is dynamic content. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes (not a snapshot in time). Additionally, information is dependent on...

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Jacoby Farm Sold Listings

Disclaimer- The Jacoby Farm Sold Listings below are arranged by price from highest to lowest over the recent period of time. The first listing may be one that we previously sold. The data below is dynamic. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes...

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Jacoby Farm Just Listed

Disclaimer- The Jacoby Farm Just Listed below are arranged by the most recent listings published in the MLS. It is dynamic content. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes (not a snapshot in time). Additionally, information is dependent on...

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Brunner Farm Just Listed

Disclaimer- The Brunner Farm Just Listed listings below are arranged by the most recent listings published in the MLS. It is dynamic content. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes (not a snapshot in time).Brunner Farm Just Listed...

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Brunner Farm Sold Listings

Brunner Farm Sold Listings Disclaimer- The listings below are arranged by price from highest to lowest over the recent period of time. The first listing may be one that we previously sold. The data below is dynamic. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of...

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Windshire Park Sold Listings

Disclaimer- The listings below are arranged by price from highest to lowest over the recent period of time. The first listing may be one that we previously sold. The data below is dynamic. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes (not a snapshot...

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Jacoby Farm Open Houses

Disclaimer- The data below is dynamic. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes (not a snapshot in time). Additionally, some Jacoby Farm open houses may not be updated by brokers in the MLS.Jacoby Farm Open Houses [optima_express_open_home_report...

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Brunner Farm Open Houses

Disclaimer- The data below is dynamic. Meaning, it automatically updates as one piece of data changes (not a snapshot in time) and may not match the date/timeline above.Brunner Farm Open Houses [optima_express_open_home_report id="752786" sortBy="pd" header="true"...

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Hello Brunner Farm Neighborhood

I started walking the neighborhood and placing door hangers. I know many of you do not like solicitors. I promise it is not my intent to solicit of disturb you in any way. I am only getting the word out of my intent to be your neighborhood specialist when it comes to...

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Hello Windshire Park Neighborhood

I started walking the neighborhood and placing door hangers. I know many of you do not like solicitors. I promise it is not my intent to solicit of disturb you in any way. I am only getting the word out of my intent to be your neighborhood specialist when it comes to...

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One of the Top Reasons to Own a Home

One of the Top Reasons to Own a Home

One of the benefits of homeownership is that it is a “forced savings plan.” Here’s how it works: You make a mortgage payment each month. Part of that payment is applied to the principal balance of your mortgage. Each month you owe less on the home. The difference...

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What Buyers Need to Know About HOAs

What Buyers Need to Know About HOAs

When searching for a home, you may end up selecting a property in a community with a Homeowners Association (HOA). Before you buy, it’s important to know how an HOA works and what they mean for you. According to a recent article on realtor.com, “In a nutshell, an HOA...

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Hello Jacoby Farm Neighborhood

I started walking the neighborhood and placing door hangers. I know many of you do not like solicitors. I promise it is not my intent to solicit of disturb you in any way. I am only getting the word out of my intent to be your neighborhood specialist when it comes to...

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Hello Village East Neighborhood

I started walking the neighborhood and placing door hangers. I know many of you do not like solicitors. I promise it is not my intent to solicit of disturb you in any way. I am only getting the word out of my intent to be your neighborhood specialist when it comes to...

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Fort Collins Market Stats- August 2019

So, how's the market you ask? Well, still historically very good but we are definitely starting to see some trends. Some of these trends are seasonally predicted but it's too early to tell exactly where we are at currently. [icon name="arrow-down" class=""...

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Experts Predict a Strong Housing Market for the Rest of 2019

Experts Predict a Strong Housing Market for the Rest of 2019

We’re in the back half of the year, and with a decline in interest rates as well as home price and wage appreciation, many are wondering what the predictions are for the remainder of 2019. Here’s what some of the experts have to say: Ralph McLaughlin, Deputy Chief...

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Americans’ Powerful Belief in Homeownership as an Investment

Americans’ Powerful Belief in Homeownership as an Investment

The Federal Reserve Bank (The Fed) recently released their 2019  Survey of Consumer Expectations Housing Survey. The survey reported that 65% of Americans believe homeownership is a good financial investment. Since 2014, the percentage has increased by over nine...

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Having a Professional on Your Side Makes All the Difference!

Having a Professional on Your Side Makes All the Difference!

In today’s fast-paced world where answers are a Google search away, there are some who may wonder what the benefits of hiring a real estate professional to help them in their home search are. The truth is, the addition of more information causes more confusion. Shows...

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Time for Your Dream Home, Gen X!

Time for Your Dream Home, Gen X!

During the housing market crash, Gen X homeowners lost more wealth than other generations. However, things are changing now! A strong economy, increasing home prices, and the recovery of the housing market are helping this generation to regain their lost wealth....

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Are Older Generations Really Not Selling Their Homes?

Are Older Generations Really Not Selling Their Homes?

Many studies suggest one of the main reasons for the inventory shortage in today’s market of homes for sale is that older generations have chosen to “age in place” over moving. The 2019 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trend Report by NAR clarifies this point! NAR’s...

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A Tale of Two Markets [INFOGRAPHIC]

A Tale of Two Markets [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: An emerging trend for some time now has been the difference between available inventory and demand in the premium and luxury markets and that in the starter and trade-up markets and what those differences are doing to prices! Inventory continues to...

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New Study Reveals One Surprising Reason for the Inventory Shortage

New Study Reveals One Surprising Reason for the Inventory Shortage

There has been a great amount written on millennials and their impact on the housing market. However, the headlines often contradict each other. Some claim this generation is becoming the largest share of first-time home buyers, while others claim millennials don’t...

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The Tale of Two Markets [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Tale of Two Markets [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: An emerging trend for some time now has been the difference between available inventory and demand in the premium and luxury markets and that in the starter and trade-up markets and what those differences are doing to prices! Inventory continues to...

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What’s Going On With Home Prices?

What’s Going On With Home Prices?

According to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Insights Report, national home prices in August were up 5.5% from August 2017. This marks the first time since June 2016 that home prices did not appreciate by at least 6.0% year-over-year. CoreLogic’s Chief Economist Frank...

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The True Cost of NOT Owning Your Home

The True Cost of NOT Owning Your Home

Owning a home has great financial benefits, yet many continue to rent! Today, let’s look at the financial reasons why owning a home of your own has been a part of the American Dream for the entirety of America’s existence. Realtor.com reported that: “Buying remains...

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