I’m calling it: We’re now in a buyer’s market

I’m calling it: We’re now in a buyer’s market

I’ve been watching the real estate market hover between a seller’s and buyer’s market for months now. But after reviewing recent data, I’m ready to call it: it’s now officially a buyer’s market.

Housing market trends: Signs nationwide show upside for buyers

Housing market trends: Signs nationwide show upside for buyers

The housing market continues to be challenging for home buyers and sellers alike, especially in Boulder County where price increase and low inventory exceed national averages. Experts suggest patience and a knowledgeable Realtor help navigate these unprecedented market challenges.

Psychologically impacted or stigmatized homes

Psychologically impacted or stigmatized homes

Halloween is just around the corner and it’s the time of year for haunted houses – or even downright spooky homes where strange, unusual or disturbing events have taken place.

Marry the house, date the rate

Marry the house, date the rate

If you have found your dream home, don’t let the interest rate scare you away. Marry that house. Date the rate.

Don’t Be Spooked

With a well-executed strategy and a big-picture outlook, purchasing in our current market can be far from ghoulish — and actually a positive experience.

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?

Tenant in Common (TIC) real estate investments

Tenant in Common (TIC) real estate investments

For a real estate investor nearing retirement, the thought of continuing to manage property can seem burdensome. A Tenant-In-Common (TIC) investment could be just the ticket to feeling less strained.

“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.

Rising interest rates decrease purchasing power

Rising interest rates decrease purchasing power

Today’s market is tough on first time buyers. The inventory of homes and condos purchased by first-time buyers continues to be low, and along with inflation, home prices are being pushed upward in most markets.

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.

Buying a home to save for college?

Buying a home to save for college?

When it comes to saving for their child’s college education, most parents automatically think of the Colorado College Invest 529 accounts. However, buying a home to save for college could be an alternative to consider.

Oakwood Homes Plans Hometown Community in Reunion

Oakwood Homes Plans Hometown Community in Reunion

By Linda Thorsen Bond forAt Home Northern Colorado Photos courtesy Oakwood Homes If you made a list of everything you dreamed of in a new home, what would you include? Would “location, location, location” be at the top of your list? Or great community, great...