Local gardeners buying plants: Enthusiastic, upbeat and “happy crazy”

Local gardeners buying plants: Enthusiastic, upbeat and “happy crazy”

After months of tantalizing gardening catalogs being sent to them, Front Range gardeners have been let loose from their winter slumber to lunge toward gardening establishments with gleeful abandon. Mother’s Day weekend seems like the official starting flag of the outdoor plant acquisition race.

Fair housing month

Fair housing month

Fair Housing Month signifies a continued commitment by Realtors® across our country to expand equal access to housing.

April is lawn care month

April is lawn care month

By Shane Markham Rocky Mountain Sod Growers LONGMONT – Lack of education and understanding concerning the true water needs of turfgrass is contributing to continued water conservation issues, wasteful watering practices, and the unnecessary removal of grass from the...
The new reverse mortgage – Part 2

The new reverse mortgage – Part 2

Colorado is one of the fastest aging states in the country and Boulder County is also rapidly aging. Reverse mortgages are becoming more popular as baby boomers retire and want to maintain their standard of living. The reverse mortgage is a financial tool, which has...
Your number is up: a look at the evolution of house numbering

Your number is up: a look at the evolution of house numbering

It’s 1770 and Maria Theresa, the empress of the Habsburg Empire, just lost the Seven Years’ War. Not one to wave the white flag, she decides to win back her territory. But to succeed, she needs a formidable army. While feudal landlords handle military recruitment...
Colorado jobs are bouncing back – Affect on housing market

Colorado jobs are bouncing back – Affect on housing market

A stronger job market and economic recovery could accelerate purchasing power for real estate and demand for rental properties. A thriving business environment is good news for all of us who live here and for those who are moving here. Colorado’s economic recovery...
The new reverse mortgage Part 1

The new reverse mortgage Part 1

The upcoming Aging at Altitude Expo will be held at the Boulder Jewish Community Center on April 23. One of the sessions at the conference will explain reverse mortgages as a financial tool for those who are 62 years of age and over.

Plant sales promote gardening and community

Plant sales promote gardening and community

Whether you’re looking for herb and vegetable starts, or annuals and perennials to beautify your yard and create wildlife habitat, you are in luck; it’s plant sale season!

6 fiduciary duties of a real estate agent

6 fiduciary duties of a real estate agent

The real estate agent is often considered a fiduciary, which establishes them as a trusted source who is obligated to keep the client’s interests and desires in mind while maintaining various boundaries.

BOLO Realtors is Making Waves in the Ever-Dynamic World of Real Estate

BOLO Realtors is Making Waves in the Ever-Dynamic World of Real Estate

For those who don’t know BOLO Realtors, the Boulder Longmont Realtor Association is making waves in the ever-dynamic world of real estate in Boulder County – and beyond. BOLO is a merger between Realtor® associations in Boulder and Longmont. But it’s bigger than branding.

Wondering if you’re too old to buy a home?

Wondering if you’re too old to buy a home?

There are certainly few things in life we’re too old to do, like playing in the NFL. However, when it comes to buying a home, you’re never too old. In fact, the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) says that about 25% of first-time homebuyers are over 52 years of age