Boulder Colorado Real Estate Blog

According to an article published by The Denver Post, institutional investors, that is non-lender buyers who have purchased 10 or more homes over the past 12 months, have set siege on the Denver real estate market over the last year.  These findings were based on stats they acquired from RealtyTrac. The statistics also indicate a 20.1 % higher rate of institutional investment home sales during January 2014 occurred over the previous year during the same time.  The news comes in contrast to a 22 month low as of January for institutional investment purchases across the nation.

The Denver Post further reported that Ron Throupe of the University of Denver's Daniels College of Business, said that several institutional entities, mostly those that consist

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One of Boulder's most exciting new-build residential developments called the Trailhead Neighborhood is currently being developed in west Boulder. Located on 4th Street just east of the popular hiking trails of Mount Sanitas this new community is in the immediate vicinity of the highly sought after neighborhoods of Mapleton Hill and Newlands. Not complete yet, the site will eventually feature 23 urban chic homes spread out over 6 acres.

Architects and developers, Moonbeam Boulder LLC. and Surrounding Architecture, received approval for this project back in November of 2012 and are moving forward with their first home sales now. This neighborhood is slated to be one of Boulder’s most sophisticated and innovate new communities and has already seen a

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Do you wake up in the morning tired of feeling achy from the day before?  Are you a professional athlete or fitness enthusiast looking for a serious whole body physical therapy program?  Do you have a love for Pilates and a desire to better understand the connection between your body's movements and your quality of life?  If you answered yes to any one of these questions, you have to look into the amazing healing power of BoulderBodyworks.  Located in Boulder, Colorado, this state of the art Pilates facility has it all in terms of physical therapy and massage therapy.  Their team of highly educated and deeply passionate therapists along with their devotion to the practice of Pilates as a way of life, has earned BoulderBodyworks a top position in

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The Grandrabbit’s Toy Shoppe is the center of The Kids Village in Boulder, Colorado located in The Village Shopping Center.  This very popular collection of retail shops, which is off Arapahoe Rd. and 28th St., is home to places like Crossfit Sanitas, Le Peep, McGuckin Hardware, Salon Salon, Sprouts Farmers Market, Zolo Grill and several other great restaurants and retails stores.  All of the kids stores are conveniently clustered together making The Kids Village an easy choice for a family outing. 

Play! At Grandrabbit's is a lot of fun and the perfect spot for kids 5 and under.  Next to the Toy Shoppe, Play! at Grandrabbit’s is not attached, but does allow the kids the opportunity to play with a lot of the toys available for purchase. The cost

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The power of CorePower Yoga has swept the nation and reached nearly every major city in America. Even in a place like Boulder, Colorado where the fitness industry is dominated by local businesses, there is still room for not one, but three CorePower Yoga Studio franchises. Known for offering a range of different yoga styles, class options, and meeting times, CorePower makes practicing yoga convenient and simple. Whether you are already proficient and looking for a challenge, or have never taken a yoga class before, CorePower's trained yoga instructors will guide you through their programs and help you find the right classes. In addition, CorePower offers training and certificate opportunities for all those budding instructors.

Right now CorePower

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Over the last year, Colorado has really put itself on the map for a variety of reasons, including recognition of the world class athletes participating in the Olympics, record breaking weather conditions and of course the recreational legalization of cannabis. At the heart of many of these top stories has been our beloved City of Boulder. Although we are known for our out-of-the-box outlook, we have solidified our rock solid reputation for being one of the most innovative, business savvy, and entrepreneurial places in America. More and more you notice Boulder, Colorado being mentioned by major media sources, as it is now recognized as the Front Range’s second most popular city. Here are a few other notable stories on Boulder that have hit the headlines

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Come celebrate the Boulder International Film Festival’s 10th Anniversary with the rest of the City, now through February 16th, 2014! This international event started on the 13th with the Opening Night Gala and will conclude with the Closing Night Awards and Birthday Party extravaganza and will feature other events including the French Foovie, Global Town Hall, and B.A.D Party.  Tickets for these, other events and movies can be purchased from BIFF’s website through their program viewer or on their tickets page!  Co-founded by two Boulder sisters, Kathy and Robin Beeck, this 10th Anniversary event will be especially notable for these two as they look back on the journey to what is now one of the area's most renowned Film Festivals. Don’t miss out on

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Love is in the air and Valentine’s Day is here, so how will you be celebrating?  Whether your kids are the loves of your life or you are just newlywed, this holiday is the one time each year that we get to express our deepest gratitude for those we are blessed to share our lives with.  And luckily for you, if you live in Boulder, Colorado, there are plenty of things to do around town to celebrate your love for each other and Boulder’s unique lifestyle.  Here are my ideas for the perfect Valentine’s Day or Boulder Date Night.

First of all, the term date night is going to be used lightly here, because honestly there is no better way to start out a romantic evening than with something invigorating like a hike!  Now of course it has been a bit cold, but

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Finally, we’re out of the deep freeze. That’s what it felt like around the Boulder Valley as January gave way to February. Unfortunately, Punxsutawney Phil, the Seer of Sears, the Prognosticator of Prognostications, predicted six more weeks of winter when he saw his shadow on February 2nd. I’m betting on (hoping for) an early spring.

            The holidays are a distant memory and real estate buyers and sellers focus now turns to what they do best - buying and selling. The inventory of available properties will begin to grow as the weather improves, but will remain at a low level as demand continues to exceed supply.  For Boulder County, active single family home listings stood at 725 at the end of January/2014. At the end of January/2013 there

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