I’m over here dreaming of what the holidays would look like in this beauty of a house! We are talking about the perfect place to host the most fantastic holiday parties! And all that kitchen counter space, you could bake 75 cookies in a day! Those tall ceilings would fit that 12-foot tree perfectly! I […]

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As winter is creeping up, the temps are cooler, and snow is starting to fall, you may be wondering how to write a competitive offer this winter? First off, let me tell you that wintertime is my FAV time for buyers to enter the market or get back into it! As I’ve said before, winter […]

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As we inch closer to the end of the year, we see seasonal fluctuation in the Denver real estate market. With home prices up over 15% year or year, we still see a “mellowing” of the market during the fall/early winter months. With less inventory hitting the market, we see that the buyer pool has […]

Anyone else in shock that it’s already October?! But also, loving this cooler weather! As we get closer to Halloween, I can’t help but get excited. But not nearly as enthusiastic as I am about this Platt Park cutie!!! This craftsman is literally perfection! All the historical charm, but with the 2021 updates! With all […]

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It’s finally here, well, almost here, hello fall!!! Not only do the temps get cooler, but so does the Denver real estate market. So if you’ve been beat-up with spring and summer frenzy, now is your time! Historically, from fall to early winter, the Denver market sees some cooling in inventory, offers, and purchase price. […]

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If you’re on the hunt for a new construction home in Berkeley, look no further!!! But for real, how freaking amazing is this property?!?! The exterior architecture leaves you wanting to step inside that front door. Every inch of this brand-new home is designed thoughtfully and beautifully! But for real, how amazing is that kitchen?! […]

“But I saw my Zestimate, and it was…”. This is the same quote that every agent has likely heard before. What makes up a Zestimate? Is it accurate? Let’s chat about the good and bad with online home values. Whether it be a Zestimate, Redfin estimate, or any online value provider, how do they know […]

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It is no surprise that the Denver real estate market continues to rally. As we enter into July, we usually see a typical seasonal shift in things. It’s summertime. People are traveling, enjoying the weather, and are out and about. As a result, we typically see a lower number of homes hit the market and […]

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Real estate can be a little different than other industries. Likely, in more ways than one! Today, I want to dive into why no news is good news when you’re in a real estate transaction! Whether you’re a buyer or seller, there are a series of dates/deadlines that you work through as part of your […]

Hold that checkbook close because I found a seriously DROOL-worthy home that is beyond words! Tucked away on a quiet street in Cherry Creek, this stunning custom-built home is truly going to blow your design mind. Every inch of this space has been perfectly curated and is perfection. It is truly setting the bar for […]

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Ok, let’s talk about the Denver real estate market this month! It has been a busy springtime in the metro area. As we continue to see a massive demand for inventory, we can’t get enough new homes to satisfy the need. We saw more than a 20% decline in new inventory in both single-family and […]

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Over four years ago, my husband Mark and I purchased our first home near Sloan’s Lake. We were so excited that we found such a lovely first home. Over the years, we had taken on some pretty significant projects, and we loved our space. Well, covid happened, and our 1000 square foot bungalow seemed to […]

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As inventory continues to grow tighter and tighter, and with lower interest rates, the 2021 buying season is off to a wild start. With a lack of homes hitting the market, this past January and February have been an adjustment for everyone. Historically speaking, the winter months always tend to have low levels of inventory. […]

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No need to look any further, as this is your DREAM HOME!!!! This charming 1891, yep, 1891 Baker bungalow is beyond words! With all the details of an older home, it truly is the perfect place to call home with all the modern touches. As you walk up, you are greeted with the most perfect […]

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(not so) BREAKING NEWS: Denver is in an extreme seller’s market. Well, we’ve known this for the past handful of years. While our inventory is seeing intense lows, like, since 1982 lows, there are a few things that I want to revisit. Historically speaking, January always has the lowest levels of inventory. It’s cold outside, […]

Englewood never fails when it comes to the most amazing duplex projects. Boy, is this one AMAZING!!!!! There is something that just catches your eye and leaves you with lust. And yes, homes can have that effect! The wide-open floorplan.The insane kitchen.The perfect master bathroom. Where does the list even end? But for real, this […]

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In Denver and any market with fierce competition, you likely have to put in offers well over the asking price. While sellers may be over the moon, the contract’s success is heavily based on the appraisal. So, what is, and why would you want to include an appraisal gap anyway?! An appraisal gap works to […]

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This holiday season doesn’t call for hanging out on the couch with your pups. It’s all about being hot on the home search! While this is usually my favorite time of year for buyers, 2020 shows us something slightly different, a complete anomaly. Historically, the winter months have lower levels of inventory, but also a […]

Woah…that’s about sums up the fall market in Denver! Between elections, covid, and, well 2020 as a whole, Denver’s real estate market seems to be blissfully unaware of what’s happening around us!  The housing market is stronger than ever! With inventory at a record low, average home prices jumping to the highest ever, and incredible […]

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So Kelsea, should I be buying right now? Keep reading to see how covid-19 is changing the Denver real estate market. 👉 We have seen showings decrease by 50% from this time last year. Showings down by close to two-thirds for homes at higher price points. So what does that mean? It means more buyers […]

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So, Kelsea…how’s the Denver real estate market anyway?!?! This is the most asked question I get, and I LOVE talking about! Today, we are diving into how the Denver Real Estate Market is shaping up this spring! Denver was recently ranked the most competitive real estate market in the nation by Forbes. With such a […]

Home Inspection Word Association: Gardening and Flowers = Atmospheric Vacuum Breaker Denver is a dry environment. If the owner loves to garden then automatic methods of watering are frequently needed. The outside water needs to be separated from your drinking water. The device that enforces this separation is called an Atmospheric Vacuum Breaker. This device […]

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Ok, ya’ll let’s talk about renovating your home!!! I’ve had a handful of buyers that are taking on fixer-uppers. There are some brilliant areas to spend your money and some that are not! So, let’s chat about it! Question 1: Does adding bedrooms and bathrooms matter? HECK YES, THEY DO!!!!! If you are considering adding […]

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Harness the power of the sun to offset your electrical bills?! Ummm sign me up!!! There are a few things you’ll want to keep in mind as both a home buyer and a home seller. More than ever, the want to help curb global warming through renewable energy is very appealing. The installation of a […]