Court Opens Door Wider for New Condo Construction

Court Opens Door Wider for New Condo Construction

Last month the Colorado legislature took a big step toward construction defect litigation reform with the passage of House Bill 1279.  The bill, signed into law May 23rd, requires HOAs suing developers and builders for construction defects to obtain consent by the majority of homeowners before commencing the lawsuit. read more…

Are You Saving Money with “Hold-Open” Title Policies?

If you’re an experienced real estate flipper you may know about hold-open title policies because they can save you a lot of money on title premiums.  Here are the ins and outs of hold-opens: What is a Hold-Open? When buying a home you usually receive an owner’s title... read more

How Do I Get Neighborhood Farm Reports – For FREE?

We often get requests from real estate brokers wanting to know all the addresses of the owner-occupants in a certain neighborhood. What most brokers don’t know is that you can obtain these reports (with a lot of different filters applied) for FREE with only a few mouse clicks.

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Why Aren’t More People Selling Their Homes?

Remember when the average home ownership tenure was 5-6 years?  That average length of tenure has increased substantially since the Great Recession housing bust. The median length of time people owned their homes rose to 8.7 years in 2016.  Despite years of population... read more

Top 5 Neighborhoods, 1st Quarter 2017

Each quarter we analyze the rate of appreciation for every neighborhood in the Denver Metro area. We look at the appreciation rate for the current quarter and compare it with the same quarter the previous year. Here are the top appreciating neighborhoods for 1st... read more

Denver Moves Up to Rank #4 in Places to Move

Want to know where people are moving? One way to do it is to track the destinations of one-way rental moving trucks. A study conducted by Penske Truck Rental did just that. Per the study, Denver ranks 4th among the top destinations in the nation. This is an increase... read more

Aurora Lands Two Large Employers

Aurora has attracted two large employers – Amazon and Walmart. Amazon is building a fulfillment center and expects to employ 1,000 workers at the facility.   The 1 million square foot facility is expected to open before the next holiday season.  A little closer to the... read more

Good (Business) Reads for 2017

Each year our team is asked to provide a list of good business books. Here are some books that we’ve read (or listened to) over the course of the last 12 months. You can find all of these on Amazon or Audible. “Alexa, download these books.”

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