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 […]

Why No News, Is Good News

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 […]

How Real Estate Changed My Universe

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. […]

Why Waiting Might be the Best

(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, […]

(not so) BREAKING NEWS…

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 […]

So, What’s An Apprisal Gap Anyway?!!

There is something extra special when you go back, like WAY back!!! Daniela and I have known each other since high school! Us Nederland kids seem to stick together! She reached out a while back, and we met for cold-pressed juice in Boulder (the most Boulder of Boulder things to do!). We chatted about all […]

Daniela & Lamont

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 […]

So Kelsea…

The Fourth of July is a signal for the beginning of Road Trip Season. I experienced some issues with an older friends Trailer that had me thinking some RV check-out is in order. Below is a Pre Trip check out list that may help avoid on the road issues. RV Checklist: Check Propane: Selector switch […]

Road Trip Season is Here!

Santa is tuning the sleigh! Before you know it the cookies and milk will be history. Santa needs to be able to sneak the glass and saucer into the dishwasher. Our Dishwasher had really noisy springs on the door. So why not fix the noise. Screw driver, chap stick, and about 30 minutes, done. Santa […]

Santa Stealth

Has your shower lost it’s heat appeal? Lot’s of people have a shower that has a single lever to manage the mixture of cold and hot water. The Problem: Shower only got warm even though the water in the sink was hot. Solution: Replace the faucet cartridge Steps: Turn off water to shower or house. […]

Shower Romance