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What You Don’t Want To See On A Home Tour

What dangers exist under the foundations of homes? Home Sellers and Buyers need to know Continue reading

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Homework

Making hard decisions when selling your home Continue reading

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Colorado Housing Market Update

The Housing Market in Colorado Let’s  take a quick look at the main factors determining Colorado’s housing market; Unemployment, Prices, Affordability, Confidence, Interest Rates, Distressed Home Market, Vacancy Rates, and Absorption. Unemployment in Colorado is at 7.8% compared to the … Continue reading

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Economic Outlook

I have been reading, and I am sure you have run across this recently as well, the US economy is improving rapidly. The effect of this improvement is a mindset that is more favorable to big investments. That mindset causes … Continue reading

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Confidence is up!

The Consumer Confidence Index keeps rising; up over 9 points for February to 70.8. Plus the Present Situation Index is also up from 38.8 in January to 45. The short term looks good too with an increase of the Expectaions … Continue reading

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Colorado is growing but are there enough homes for these newbies?

Here’s something I haven’t worried about in awhile; too few homes to show buyers! Colorado is seeing a net gain of 31,000 new residents last year, according to the Census Bureau. Lower inventories of homes for sale and the lack of … Continue reading

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5% increase in existing home sales! I’d like to think that the Hansen Group is doing their part! We were the #1 Closing team in our RE/MAX office for December! Read more HERE

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Who in the world would yell “Fire” in a movie theatre?

What happens if someone yells “Fire!” in a crowded movie theatre? It causes panic and people try to barge their way to the nearest exits. Even if that means they crush and trample others on the way out.  Others might … Continue reading

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Metro Denver Still Looks Good for Housing Recovery

The inventory of homes for sale in Metro Denver has DECREASED by 21% over the last month and a half! What does that tell us? Ordinarily, I would think that the increase was due to the time of year. But, … Continue reading

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Housing is Looking Great! 3rd Quarter Has All Positive Numbers!

Wondering about the health of the housing market? I know that there are many factors that drive markets and many driving factors have brutal for housing. Foreclosures, short sale madness, lending practices being too lenient and now too tight, I … Continue reading

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