Selling Real Estate

Feb. 11, 2016

Latest Colorado Mountain Real Estate Statistics

Latest statistics now available from the Colorado Association of Realtors.  Mountain statistics include Summit County (Breckenridge, Frisco, Silverthorne, Keystone, Dillon and Copper Mountain) as well as Aspen, Glenwood, Grand County, Gunnison, Steamboat, Telluride and Vail.



Summary statistics are definitely helpful in determining market trends.  This time ...

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Oct. 26, 2015

4 Biggest Obstacles to Selling Your Home

Selling your home can be a daunting task. It doesn’t matter if you’ve lived there for a short period of time or many years, you’ve got a lot to do. These are the four biggest obstacles to selling your home.

  1. Deciding on an Asking PriceFour Biggest Obstacles to Selling Your Home

    1. Property values change regularly. That’s ...
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Oct. 22, 2015

Top Seven Tips for Selling Your Home

When you’re ready to sell your home it can be an exciting, albeit overwhelming, time. Here we have seven tips for selling your home.

  1. Choose a Great AgentTop Seven Tips for Selling Your Home

    1. Finding an agent can be tough. You want someone who knows the area well. Find someone who you feel comfortable with. Get ...
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Oct. 19, 2015

Top Eight Traits of a Real Estate Agent

Finding a real estate agent can be stressful. However, this top ten list should give you a better idea of what to look for in a good real estate agent.

  1. Understands the Local MarketTop Eight Traits of a Real Estate Agent

You want to make sure your real estate agent knows the local market. She should understand ...

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Oct. 12, 2015

How to Sell Your House (in three relatively easy steps!)

You’re ready to sell your house. This is an exciting and nerve-wracking time. Regardless of the reasons you are selling your home, there are three things to help your home sell more quickly. Get it ready. Get it listed. Get it sold! Let’s look at each of these three in ...

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Oct. 5, 2015

15 Ways to Increase Property Value

You’re ready to sell your home. That’s great! How much will it sell for? That’s a great question and one that you have some control over. Obviously you want to find a great real estate agent to help you sell your home, but you can also do a few home ...

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July 20, 2015

Real Estate Tips: The Benefits and Drawbacks of Hosting an Open House

There are varying opinions out there on whether an open house helps you sell your home. Here we list out some of the the benefits and drawbacks to an open house in today's Colorado Mountain Real Estate market.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Real Estate Open Houses

  •  Benefits
    • You can have your home show ready. It’s stressful getting ...
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July 13, 2015

Selling Colorado Real Estate: Is Your Home Show Ready?

Selling your home in the Colorado real estate market can be stressful. With so many gorgeous real estate properties on the market, you need to find a realtor you trust and decide on an asking price, just as a starting point. Then there are all the little things to worry about when ...

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Sept. 12, 2014

Vail July Market Stats - Courtesy of Vail Board of Realtors

Full Report:  Vail July 2014 Market Stats

Snap 2014-09-12 at 11.02.06

While over-all there is much discussion on market recovery, it's hard to compare month to month and year to year in our markets.  Single family homes show a decrease in July of 2014 over 2013, but year to date shows a ...

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Sept. 11, 2014

Negotiating an Offer

How Does a Real Estate Agent Assist in Negotiating and Accepting an Offer?

  • Provide advise and coordination during negotiating process
  • Ensure contracts are complete
  • Confirm receipt of earnest money
  • Monitor contract deadlines to keep everyone on track
  • Assist buyers with financing or mortgage contacts (if necessary)
  • Order title work
  • Review ...
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