Category Archives: Real Estate News

Douglas County Average Home Sold up 2.%

November 8, 2012

Douglas Co. average housing sold price, is up 2.1% from last year! Year to Date-Jan 1-Sept. 30, 2012 2012 Average sold price: $346,882 , 2011 Average sold price: $339,612  

Foreclosures are down in Colorado!

November 8, 2012

Hey, great news about our Colorado housing market! The number of Colorado homes sold through foreclosure auctions has fallen 23.6 percent through the third quarter,Inside Real Estate News reports, citing new data from the Colorado Division of Housing. The state counted… Read More »

Seniors, Medicaid & Real Estate

February 15, 2012

I attended a great class about seniors, medicaid, keeping their real estate and still getting financial assistance. There are so many seniors out there struggling and there are options for them! Please call or email me if you’d like to… Read More »

Interest Rates Under 4%

January 11, 2012

Well, my goodness! Interest rates at the start of 2012 are under 4%, on a national average, for a 30 year fixed rate loan. This news is great for our future home buyers, so if you, your family, friends or… Read More »

Beautiful New Listing in the Pinery!

June 25, 2011

I just listed a lovely, 1999 2-story home in the Pinery! 6958 Ashley Court, $459,900. Copy and paste the link below for a virtual tour:  

Special Feature Time-White Marble Fireplace

February 8, 2011

Special Features Day- will showcase some unique and special features of some of my current listings. Today’s Special Feature is  a beautiful and unique, white marble stone fireplace with marble stone, it is believed, from the historical Yule Quarry in… Read More »

What To Do When A Pipe Bursts

February 1, 2011

What should a consumer do when a pipe bursts in your house? According to my contractor husband and in his opinion, quickly, shut the water off where it comes into the house,  open the faucets below the break to drain… Read More »

A Couple Of Real Estate Scams-Loans & Title Companies

January 25, 2011

I hate to discuss negative stuff, but there are a couple of scams out there that you may wish to know about. One is loan modifications, if you are modifying your loan, do not pay any upfront fees, nor use… Read More »

Douglas County Launches Property Tax Calculator Web Tool

January 20, 2011

This is great! I tried it out and found out all kinds of useful information. Douglas County, Colo…  Property owners in Douglas County now have a new tool on the County’s website that will calculate the cost of an individual… Read More »

Some Silver Lining in Denver Metro Housing

January 12, 2011

Our 2010 number of homes sold was up, from 2009, in the housing market for certain price ranges: For $300,000 to $500,000                  2009                2010 Arapahoe County                                   1,019               1,040 Denver County                                      1,703               1,742 Douglas County                                    1,575               1,575 Jefferson County                                  … Read More »