Becoming a “Farming” RE Broker – Should You Do It?

Becoming a “Farming” RE Broker – Should You Do It?

Anyone living in an area for a given time knows the one or two real estate brokers who regularly market to the neighbors, i.e., “farming.” The neighbors routinely receive postcards, market reports, notepads, calendars, sports schedules, etc., throughout the year from the brokers. Those brokers also 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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Buyers, Start Your Engines!

Looking to Buy this Spring? – Start NOW!  Last year we saw an unusual spike in Spring activity, especially in April and May. Below is a graph that shows the amount of showings per listing last year as compared to previous years. As you can see, March and April... read more

Real Estate Brokers Facing Liability for Wire Fraud Scams

First American Title recently sued a California real estate broker for $513,000 alleging that the broker’s failure to secure his email account led to a fraudulent wire transfer.  (First American Title v. Tanashi Zapata, et. al.)  Unless you’ve been living under a... read more