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You’ve decided that now is the time. Your home search has begun. For the past few months, you’ve been noodling around on Zillow and Realtor.com and getting a sense of what’s out there. You are checking updates in your preferred neighborhood and price range. Last weekend you even went to a few open houses. This week you are heading to check out some...

The holidays are here! This weekend is full of holiday kickoff events in and around Colorado Springs, including craft fairs, lighting ceremonies, and garden festivities. What a fantastic way to get ready for Thanksgiving week. We hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving, full of family, friends, and food. Next stop, Christmas! 
Colorado Springs has it all in the way of places to shop and eat. Chain stores pepper the city from North to South selling familiar goods like clothing and dog food and Starbucks coffee.  But we also have the specialty boutique stores, independently-owned and locally run offering unique, high-quality goods which you cannot get anywhere else.&n...
​Beautiful, fall Veterans Day weekend in store for us here in Colorado Springs! Check out these events including free Pikes Peak admission for military, concerts around town, fundraiser for rescue dogs, and go back to the homestead at Rock Ledge Ranch all happening this weekend.
So you are ready to put your house on the market. What’s next? You have decisions to make. Do I want an advocate looking out for my interests as I sell my home, or do I just want someone to handle the paperwork? This is the most important question to ask yourself as you begin the process of selling your home. You’ll want to understand the different...
You might be getting a mortgage for your new home, but did you know?  There are fees that you, the buyer, must pay prior to that new mortgage and prior to closing on your new home.  Buyers often ask "what money will I need up-front for this purchase?"  Here is what I tell them: EARNEST MONEY When you write a purchase contract for a h...
It might seem a bit silly as the weather turns cooler to talk about hiking. However, Colorado's 300+ days of sunshine lend to year-round hiking (and golfing for that matter)... plus if it's too snowy, I'll just throw on snowshoes and "hike" that way. I am certainly not an expert on all of these trails, but I will try to give a brief description or ...
Welcome to November! The Colorado Springs weather will be beautiful this weekend for outdoor activities such as the Vertans' Day Parade and full moon hike. Head indoors for science-related activies and discussions, and enjoy a jazz duo from the east and west coasts. Take advantage of your extra hour this weekend, but don't forget to set your clocks back!
Finding that perfect home can be quite the task, but getting under contract begins a whole other process. Now that you and the sellers have agreed on a price, you would be wise to order a home inspection. Your Realtor can help by providing several choices for an inspector. As a Buyer, you have the right to an inspection of the property prior to clo...
Even though Halloween isn't until Tuesday, don your costume this weekend as there are many reasons to celebrate early! From scavenger hunts, to concerts, to the annual Emma Crawford Coffin Race, Halloween is here!