Metro Denver home sales continued to be strong for October!
Courtesy of Stewart Title and Linda Murphy
The first restaurant announced to be in the new Lowry Dining District will be an Italian eatery from Giancarlo Macchiarella, executive chef of east Denver favorite Locanda D el Borgo. Officials overseeing the project and Denver Mayor Michael Hancock made that announcement Tuesday as they broke ground on the second phase of the mixed-use development at the former Lowry Air Force base. The new restaurant, Café Mercato, is expected to [...read more]
2012-13 Cost vs. Value: Make the First Impression Count Updating the outside of a home pays off, according to this year’s Cost vs. Value Report. Real estate professionals ranked exterior improvement projects as winning the buyers’ eye and providing sellers with the most return on investment. January 2013 | By Erica Christoffer If your clients are wondering what home improvement projects will give them the best return on the sale [...read more]
To successfully purchase a home today, you will need a down payment of at least 3.5 percent of the purchase price. Gone are the days of no down payment alternatives, down payment assistance and seller-offered programs to come up with the money needed to buy a home. Instead, let’s look at the five ways you can come up with a down payment to seal the deal. 1. Gift Money: [...read more]
Denver B-cycle Will Stay Open All Year Submitted by Kris Thompson on Tue, 09/10/2013 – 06:33 Denver B-cycle today announced that it will keep stations running and stocked with bicycles through the winter. “We have grown to the point where riders depend on the bikes as part of their daily transportation needs,” said interim executive director Nick Bohnenkamp. “Whether you need a B-cycle for regular recreation, commuting or the occasional [...read more]
Aug 22, 2013, 2:25pm MDT Updated: Aug 23, 2013, 4:00am MDT $100M Cherry Creek North project to break ground Rendering of 250 Columbine, Western Development Group’s newest Cherry Creek North development. OZ Architecture Western Development Group of Denver will begin moving dirt Wednesday on a $100 million project that will forever change the Cherry Creek North skyline. The eight-story, mixed-use building — dubbed 250 Columbine — will include 70 luxury [...read more]
Hot July for Denver home sales Buyers snapped up a record 6,104 homes in the metro Denver area in July, according to Metrolist Inc. of Greenwood Village. Metrolist’s Gary Bauer has been tracking sales since 1990. July also showed a balance indicating strength and stability in the resale market in that the number of homes, including condos, put on the market closely mirrored the number put under contract: 7,268 and [...read more]
August 8, 2013, 12:13pm EDT UPSTART BUSINESS JOURNAL- Lori Rosen, Special to Upstart Business Journal The good news about the app age is that entrepreneurs can tap into some great tools to help build your business. The not-so-good news is there are plenty of clunkers too. Lori Rosen, whose latest venture is BLACKSOCKS, offers her take on the eight apps you need to have today. The Mac App [...read more]
2013 is a reappraisal year for Colorado Assessors. The deadline for this process is the end of May – this link has all the information current home owners need should they want to question their property’s assessed value.