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2010 

Yes, you might be better off buying now than when the tax credit was in effect. The reasons are very simple. A historic drop in interest rates and less competition if you are buying residential property under $400,000. If you were taking out your mortgage today, your interest rate would probably ...
08/31/2010
As you know, a lot of Realtors these days are utilizing social networking to get the message out about a home that they are trying to sell on behalf of their client. Consumers are posting their homes on Craig’s list and Zillow in hopes of attracting a buyer. They post the home information week af...
08/30/2010
http://coloradodreamhouse.com/featured/property.php?id=7 As with the rest of the home, even the lot of this 9,729 square feet, 4-bedroom, 7 bath home enjoys thoughtful design that flows effortlessly from one beautiful and useful space to another. On the way to the front door, one feels welcomed b...
08/19/2010
http://www.coloradodreamhouse.com/index.php/news/ The next four weeks are going to be slow in Colorado Real Estate as kids get ready to go back to school and parents try to get back into their normal routines. The good news is the second selling season from September 15th through November 15th is...
08/18/2010
Effective October 4th, 2010, FHA will lower the upfront mortgage insurance premium (MIP) and raise the annual mortgage premium. Upfront MIP will decrease from 2.25% of the loan amount to 1 percent. The annual mortgage insurance premium, paid monthly on FHA loans over 15 years, will change from 55...
08/17/2010
There is no question that the luxury housing market has been hit hard by the recession. People in this price range lost plenty of money in the market, investments, and may have lost their jobs and or their retirement plans. As such, some people had their ability to buy high-end homes and had disp...
08/16/2010
http://coloradodreamhouse.com/featured/property.php?id=9 This striking Tuscan-style four-bedroom, six bathroom, 7270 square foot mountain home enjoys breathtaking views in the Genesee park area. Perfectly echoing the surroundings, just the right touch of natural stonework and wood accent both the...
08/12/2010
http://www.coloradodreamhouse.com/index.php/news/ More and more real estate transactions are falling apart these days over inspection items. Just 5 years ago very few deals fell apart over inspections items. What happened? Did all of the homes in the US fall into disrepair in five years? I think ...
08/11/2010
The most dreaded part of applying for a mortgage is all the paperwork. Mortgage documentation requirements are more stringent than ever and every "T" must be crossed and every "I" dotted. Fortunately, at this point, there is no truth to the rumor that you and your pet's blood type are required to...
08/10/2010
I have often talked about the battle between buyers and sellers in today’s real estate market and I don’t want to badger the point any further, but I think that the problem has now spread to the realtors.  I think today’s realtor gets up every morning and puts on their proverbial fatigues and hel...
08/09/2010
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