Separate Seller Closings — Why Your Sellers Want Them

Separate Seller Closings — Why Your Sellers Want Them

A decade ago many real estate professionals predicted that digital document signing would quickly replace the traditional conference room closing with wet signatures on paper. Not much has changed with the signing process. We still sign on paper documents with blue ink. What has changed, however, is where and when we sign. read more…

Seller Finance — Walking the Minefield of Restrictions

Let’s say you own a home free and clear and you want to sell. You’re approached by a buyer willing to put 30% down, and then pay you the balance with seller financing. The buyer is self employed, has tons of cash, but he can’t qualify for a conventional loan until he...

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Multifamily Rent Vacancy Down

The Apartment Association of Metro Denver just released second quarter data for multifamily housing in the Denver Metro Area. The report for house, condo 1-4 family comes out in a few weeks.  There are not many surprises in the report. Here is a summary: Vacancy rate...

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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...

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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...

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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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