Posts Tagged ‘own a home in colorado’

Starting the Search for Your Dream Home? Here Are 5 Tips!

Friday, May 31st, 2019

In today’s real estate market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared. In a realtor.com article entitled, “How to Find Your Dream Home—Without Losing Your Mind,” the author highlights some steps that first-time homebuyers can take to help carry their excitement […]

10 Steps to Buying a Home

Thursday, April 11th, 2019

Save Your Down Payment Know Your Credit Score Find a Real Estate Agent Get Pre-approved Go Home Shopping! Make an Offer Get a Home Inspection Het a Home Appraisal Close the Sale MOVE IN!

What Credit Score Do You Need To Buy A House

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

There are many misconceptions about the credit score needed to buy a house. Recently, it was reported that 24% of renters believe they need a 780-800 credit score to be considered for a mortgage. The reality is they are misinformed! Only 25% of the Americans have a FICO® Score between 740 and 800. Here is […]

Millionaire to Millennials: Owning Your Home Can Help You Retire Sooner

Thursday, August 30th, 2018

In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that: “Buying a home is the escalator to wealth in America. Homeownership can also help you retire early, that is, if you pay your mortgage off.” Bach suggests that homebuyers should, “Take out a 30-year mortgage, but with the intention of paying it off in 25, 20 or ideally, […]

3 Issues Facing Today’s Real Estate Market

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Last week, the National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE) held their 52nd Annual Journalism Conference in Las Vegas, NV. Among the many highly anticipated sessions was one called “Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate™,” given by Joseph Nahas, Jr., Chair of the Counselors of Real Estate & Senior Vice President of Equus Capital Partners.  […]

Are You Wondering If You Can Buy Your First Home?

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they should buy a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it makes sense to buy a house before they get married or start a family, some might think they are too young, and still, some others might think their […]

Buying This Summer? Be Prepared for Bidding Wars

Monday, July 9th, 2018

Summer is traditionally a busy season for real estate. Buyers come out in force and homeowners list their houses for sale hoping to capitalize on those buyers who are looking to purchase before the new school year. This year will be no different! Buyers have already been out in force looking for their dream homes […]

You DO NOT Need 20% Down to Buy Your Home NOW

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

The Aspiring Home Buyers Profile from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is required to qualify for a home mortgage loan in today’s housing market. The results of the survey show that the main reason why non-homeowners do not own their own homes is because they believe that […]

How Much Has Your Home Increased in Value Over the Last Year?

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Home values have risen dramatically over the last twelve months. In CoreLogic’s most recent Home Price Index Report, they revealed that national home prices have increased by 6.7% year-over-year. CoreLogic broke down appreciation even further into four price ranges, giving us a more detailed view than if we had simply looked at the year-over-year increases in national median […]

Homeownership: “A Man Is Not a Complete Man, Unless He Owns a House”

Monday, May 14th, 2018

The famous quote by Walt Whitman, “A man is not a whole and complete man, unless he owns a house and the ground it stands on,” can be used to describe homeownership in America today. The Census revealed that the percentage of homeowners in America has been steadily climbing back up since hitting a 50-year low in 2016. […]



The content relating to real estate for sale in this website comes in part from the Internet Data eXchange ("IDX") program of METROLIST, INC., DBA RECOLORADO®. Real estate listings held by brokers other than Keller Williams Realty Pr are marked with the IDX Logo. This information is being provided for the consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any other purpose. All information subject to change and should be independently verified. 

Lifestyle, neighborhood, and school data ("Supplemental Data") is provided by the operator of this website as a convenience to users. This Supplemental Data is not provided or reviewed by REcolorado. The operator of this website updates the Supplemental Data from time to time, but it does not represent, warrant or otherwise promise that the Supplemental Data is current, free from defects, or error-free. All Supplemental Data is provided AS IS with all faults. Users are encouraged to consult their own data sources to confirm the accuracy of all Supplemental Data before using the Supplemental Data as a basis for any decision. Complete list of data sources.