Is Buying a New Home Now Financially Savvy?

Is Buying a New Home Now Financially Savvy?

Given today’s market, is it better to wait to buy that new house, sidelining the lifestyle you crave, or is it financially wiser to take advantage of the equity you have now?

“Real” estate is back…

“Real” estate is back…

The return to almost real estate normalcy affords savvy buyers the opportunity to get their foot in Boulder’s door, live its coveted lifestyle, and watch their home’s value appreciate in the process.

Critiquing homes: One of life’s simple pleasures

Critiquing homes: One of life’s simple pleasures

Now you may think we are catty – house catty. And you would not be wrong. But I say it is a harmless form of stress relief and general human bonding. And we also note the houses done really well; we balance our sour slings with sweet notes.

Slifer Smith & Frampton acquires Colorado Landmark Realtors

Slifer Smith & Frampton acquires Colorado Landmark Realtors

Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate (SSF) – the leading independent brokerage firm in Colorado serving resort communities throughout the mountains for six decades – announced today the acquisition of Colorado Landmark Realtors, a pioneer in the Boulder Valley Real Estate market that has been operating for 45 years.

Boulder wages outpace the nation

Boulder wages outpace the nation

Boulder’s home prices and cost of housing have been increasing, but workers in the Boulder Metropolitan Statistical Area had a higher wage than the rest of the nation, according to a recently released report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Pioneer Landscape Centers: Your DIY Headquarters

Pioneer Landscape Centers: Your DIY Headquarters

If the dog days of summer seem like the right time to tackle that big landscaping project, look no further for help than Pioneer Landscape Centers. And if 54 years in business, 34 retail outlets and 20 quarry and production facilities isn’t enough to convince you that...
‘Grow & Give’ from your garden this summer

‘Grow & Give’ from your garden this summer

Colorado State University Extension has a solution for your overabundant garden and can help you make the most out of your harvest – it’s called Grow & Give! Through the Grow & Give program

Colorado construction defect law and the build-to-rent trend

Colorado construction defect law and the build-to-rent trend

The build-to-rent concept in both multi-family and single-family homes can fulfill a consumer need for having a place to live. However, it draws away builder resources from providing homes to buy, putting further pressure on the current inventory shortage.

The right home at the right time

The right home at the right time

Knowing when to move can be challenging, but knowing your property value and how selling can affect your finances are crucial first steps.