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.

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.

‘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.

Signs that you may need to downsize

Signs that you may need to downsize

Just like the home-preferences of single adults are different than those of families with young children, so are the home needs and wants of retirees.

Building generational wealth

Building generational wealth

Having generational wealth is when a person’s accumulated assets are passed down, and the assets continue to grow or remain stable over the years.

Part 2: Buying College Housing Now Is The Time

Part 2: Buying College Housing Now Is The Time

In my last article, Part 1 of “Buying College Housing – Now Is The Time,” I discussed how purchasing a condo or house for your child to live in while attending college can be a worthwhile investment and can provide financial as well as other benefits for your college student. As you evaluate this decision, here’s a guide to help you.