March 2012

There are 16 blog entries for March 2012.

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Boulder Colorado is beautiful regardless the time of year however spring is especially magnificent.  Spring in Boulder means that people are out and about and there is always something to do.  If nature hikes and bike rides are your thing, than there is no better time to get those legs moving and enjoy all that Boulder Colorado has to offer than spring. From popular hiking trails like those at Chautauqua and Sanities to a cyclist’s paradise up Left Hand Canyon, you are sure to find the right kind of outdoor adventure for you.  While you are out enjoying the scenery try to look for some of Colorado’s native plants like the Salt and Pepper and the Spring Beauty.  The Salt and Pepper plant is a very small plant that has thin leaves and a

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sold-sign_720Here at Re/Max Alliance of Boulder we are serious about getting your house sold fast.  A property we just listed last week at 4450 Comanche Dr in Boulder is already under vontract.  Within the first 6 days of being listed these homeowners received two offers for their asking price!  In today’s real estate market this is absolutely outstanding.  4450 Comanche is located in the desirable neighborhood of Frasier Meadows which is conveniently located close to Foothills Parkway, the Horizon's K-8 school, and the University of Colorado. Besides having a fabulous home, these sellers worked with us to make sure several things were done in order to get their house sold fast.  The tips and suggestions listed bellow are not just smoke and mirrors, they will actually

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hunger_games_400The Hunger Games Came to Boulder, Colorado last night at midnight and as a result my daughter Callie found herself in the paper thanks to Doug Brown, Writer Extraordinaire with the Denver post.  

I have to admit I was a little hisitant about the whole idea of the Girls staying up until 3:00 in the moring to watch a movie on a school night, but in the end I gave in.  Thinking back to my own childhood it is the times that we did the unusual that stood out and defined who we are.  I am sure the girls had a great time, I do have to admit I am glad I was home asleep in my bed!

Here is a link to Doug's article http://blogs.denverpost.com/food/2012/03/23/hunger-games-spawned-teenage-feasts-boulder-home/6205/

 

Now I will have to get the movie report from

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Feature Lisitng:

4450 Comanche Dr. Boulder CO 80303 MLS# 676213 Price: $455,000 3 Bedrooms/2 Bathrooms Total Sqare Feet: 1916

Open House 3/25/12 12-2pm

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Excellent location close to Horizon's K-8 school, the Meadows shopping center, CU, etc. Great opportunity in a great neighborhood. Wonderful 3 bedroom, 2 bath ranch home in sought after Frasier Meadows. Features beautiful hardwood floors in bedrooms and new carpet in family room. Relax in the spacious living room which offers brick fireplace or in the south facing sun room. Lovely 1/4 acre lot with mature landscaping and private fenced back yard. Overnight notice please. Open House 3/25/12 12-2pm

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ATTENTION Small Aircraft Enthusiasts:

1.93 Acres for sale in Erie Airpark...Live and Fly Together!

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2860 Airport Dr. Erie, 80516 MLS #: 645762 Price: $175,000

Almost 2 acres in Erie Airpark. Spectacular lot for airplane enthusiast. Prime building lot in Erie Air Park with tremendous views of the Flatirons and Back Range. Direct access to runway. Nice level and flat lot. Possible owner financing.

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Can you imagine yourself sitting lakeside enjoying a beautiful Colorado day from your luxurious new backyard?

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10649 E Goosehaven Dr. Lafayette, 80026 Price: $1,499,000 MLS# 674396 4 Bedroom/4 Bathroom Total Square Feet: 6478

If this was your home it would be a reality! This unique property is located in the highly sought after community of Goosehaven on the edge of Lafayette in Colorado. The neighborhood of Goosehaven is a private gated community that features spacious homes with amazing lots. Most homes in the community have their own water access and views that most people only dream of.  The feeling one gets form this area is definitely that of peace and tranquility without being more than a few minutes away from downtown Lafayette and Erie. 

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The Broncos just received word that Peyton Manning has chosen Denver, Colorado as his new home.  Peyton when weighing the options of where to move his family and make his next run at the Super Bowl felt the quality of life in Denver and the quality of the Broncos program tipped the hat in Colorado's favor.

It is will be interesting to see how this move plays out, but we are excited to welcome Peyton aboard and look forward to the start of the next football season!

 

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Pearl Street Colorado

Pearl Street in Downtown Boulder is for most people the heart of the city as this area is considered thriving on all accounts. Pearl Street actually runs almost the entire width of Boulder from the edge of the Foothills with a variety of eclectic housing options, to the eastern side where most industries are heavy. In the center of all this is the Pearl Street Mall which attracts thousands of people everyday. Here you have a plethora of restaurants, bars, shopping boutiques, art galleries, coffee shops, book stores, natural groceries options, theaters, hotels, and tons of parks. The Pearl Street area is by far the most highly sought after place to live in the city by all different kinds of people. From students and working professionals, to families

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The Mapleton Hills neighborhood in Boulder Colorado is an especially beautiful community as it is mostly made up of “gold coast” homes and older historical mansions. Homes in this community are known very desirable as they sit just off the main drag in downtown Boulder. Some of the homes in this area have been split in multi family dwellings which provide residents with several different housing opportunities. The Mapleton hill neighborhood is plotted out using your basic city grid and has a variety of different lot sizes. The community is a great representation of what Boulder was once like and still is. The community features massive historical looking homes with several aged flagstone sidewalks and lots of mature trees. Furthermore, residents of

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Many people looking for homes to buy in the Boulder Colorado area are looking towards the north side of the city as it provides residents with tons of benefits, a primo location, and real estate stability. This area is especially great because it offers all the amenities of living within Boulder County without being in the midst of the hustle and bustle of a busy college community. The neighborhoods that sit in the northern part of Boulder City consist of mostly newer built single family homes, condos, and town homes. There is also an up-and-coming little uptown area that has a several restaurant options as well as boutiques, art galleries, and more. This area is largely popular with bicyclists, hikers, and most Boulder outdoorsman and women.

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