Tuesday, 11 August 2020 11:25
The housing market may have temporarily slowed down due to the global health pandemic, but that's no excuse for would-be sellers to skip updating areas of their homes in need of serious upgrades. Real estate has been deemed an essential business in many states. After sheltering in place for a month or more, people will be ready for change in their homes -- or looking for a new one.
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 20:15
While it may not be like normal, summer is definitely here. Let’s talk about all of the important things you can do for your home to prepare for the warmer days. The sun shines longer in the summer, and as the temperatures keep going up, make sure your house (and you) can take the heat!
Friday, 19 June 2020 11:02
Juneteenth, a blend of the words June and nineteenth, honors the end of slavery in the United States. Celebrated on June 19, it marks the day in 1865 that Maj. Gen. Gordon Granger of the Union Army landed in Galveston, Texas, and informed slaves there that the Civil War had ended and slavery was abolished.
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 15:40
As I type this, I realize the second I publish it there will already be new information at our fingertips, and how demanding the 24-hour news cycle is during times like these. Over the past month we have witnessed the most interesting response to a pandeminc in my history (I’ve lived through four decades!). Cities look deserted, tickets are being given to citizens not abiding by the “shelter in place” rules, and as fast as I can type this blog, your favorite source of news is sharing the increased number of Covid cases nationwide, community state of emergencies, deployment of national guard to support challenged communities and the abundance of public programming cancellations. of donating or sharing what is no longer of use.
Monday, 16 December 2019 10:37
I started working in real estate at the start of 2019. It was a period of transition in my life and I was looking for something that was flexible for my growing family and something that could pique my interest, as data entry wasn’t something I wanted to spend my days doing.
Friday, 06 December 2019 14:26
Things have changed in real estate. In major ways. The first game changing way is how long people are staying in their homes. Economists used to be able to set their watch by the statistic that the average “owner occupied” homeowners move every 7 years. The national average has now shifted to almost 13 years. That’s a big deal. From a volume stand point, that means almost half of the sales that are organic will be happening moving forward in the next decade.
Monday, 11 November 2019 13:19
Coming back to Colorado from Southern California after eleven years, I was determined to see the fall foliage first-hand. I dragged my family on multiple hikes and I’m here to report some of the most spectacular views that you can hopefully still catch before the snow is here for good!
Published in Cherry Hills Village
Tuesday, 27 August 2019 11:25
As a first-time home buyer, there were lots of things that had to happen in order for my husband and I to close on our home. I knew there would be paperwork, I knew I would be queasy feelings from the money I signed up to pay monthly for the next 30 years, and I knew there would be surprises. But nothing quite prepared me for my first home inspection.