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A lot of people are presently contemplating refinancing their home loans for lower rates or more secure loans because of the condition of the economy.  If you reply yes to any of the next questions, you might want to strongly think about refinancing to an FHA loan.

Do you currently have a mortgage with a high fixed interest rate?  Do you have an adjustable rate mortgage (ARM) and are you trying to find a low fixed rate? Do you have a second mortgage on the property? Would you want a shorter-term mortgage so you can build equity quickly?  Would you like a longer-term mortgage so you can cut back your monthly payments? Do you have an interest-only mortgage? Do you wish to cash out some of your equity for another major buy? It is very important note that

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Boulder is the county seat of Boulder County and the 11th most populated city in the state of Colorado.  It is located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains at an attitude of 5430 feet and 25 miles northwest of Denver.  According to the Census bureau report of 2010, the population of the city of Boulder was 97,385 while the population of the Boulder Metropolitan Statistical Area was 293,161. Boulder is famous for being one of the most liberal cities in Colorado, its colorful Western tradition and home to the University of Colorado.

Boulder frequently ranks highly when it comes to rankings based on factors such as quality of life, well-being, health, education and culture.  A Gallup-Healthways poll, which was a large study of American attitudes and

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Boulder is the county seat and the biggest city in Boulder County.  It is located at an elevation of more than 5000 feet and is situated 25 miles northwest of Denver.  With a population of about 100, 000, it is famous for being one of the most liberal cities in the country, as well as its colorful Western traditions and is also home to the University of Colorado which is the largest university in the state.  Many people consider it one of the best places to live in the United States because of the convenient and easy access to some of the finest outdoors activities in the country and the quality of living.

If you are a student, you should note that rental properties near the campus will tend to be more expensive.  Family housing on campus is an option

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Economic Snapshot

A look at the current real estate market; provided by RE/ MAX ALLIANCE





            As we remain on this path of low mortgage interest rates and depleted inventory of available homes for sale, the Boulder Valley real estate market continues to show signs of positive improvement. Through June/2012, the Boulder County real estate market is UP 25% compared to through June/2011 for single family homes and attached unit sales (2,125 units vs. 1,702 units). The market still trails the peak year of 2005, down approximately 28% compared to through June/2005 (2,125 units vs. 2,940 units).

            Stability seems to be the key word in describing the local real estate market in terms of buyer and seller

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If you are looking for a place to buy property and settle down in Colorado, you should seriously consider real estate in Boulder.  It combines the great outdoors in the Rocky Mountains with the vibrant and lively atmosphere of a major university town.  Almost 100,000 people live here and real estate is a major investment opportunity and because of its proximity (30 miles) to Denver, you are likely to get better returns than investment in its more popular and populated neighbor.

Homes are available in Boulder in every style, size and price range that you can think of.  These include modern condos and townhouses, ranch properties, golf course properties, affordable single-family homes as well as expensive luxury houses.  You can choose between historic

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Boulder is one of the most active cities in the nation which is extremely obvious during the summer months as the city is usually teaming with people. In fact, it has been named the number one sports town in America by Outside Magazine.  For people who are familiar with the area, this only seems like a natural choice since bicycles are almost as common as cars! Of course the great thing about Boulder is that there is not only a ton of stuff to do in the mountains, but there are also plenty of things going on downtown and out east as well.

Pearl Street in Boulder is the heart of the city and is the most visited place in the city. This pedestrian mall is lined with restaurants, bookstores, coffee shops, bars, galleries, and boutiques and offers a full of

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4995 Clubhouse Cir Boulder, 80301

New Listing Price: $279,900

MLS #: 684447
2 Bedrooms/3 Bathrooms Total Sq Ft: 2535

Fantastic End Unit Includes:
- Close to Boulder Country Club,
Longmont and Denver
- Main floor master bedroom
- Main floor laundry facilities
- Bedroom/bath in basement
- Large living space
- Vaulted ceilings
- Fireplace
- Skylights
- Fresh paint 
- New windows/window coverings
- Neutral carpet
- Screened in patio
- Lush and mature landscaping.

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Boulder Colorado is known to many outdoor enthusiasts as the mecca of all hiking, biking, cycling, and running. This is due to the cities unique, but united passion for these sports that can, at times be overly obvious.  For example, runners and cyclists can usually be seen traveling among the cars during regular commutes no matter where or when you travel through Boulder.  Even on the coldest of day, with snow on the ground, Boulder athletes are out from sunrise to sundown. The northern lands of Boulder offer athletes miles and miles of open space with nothing but picturesque views and fresh air.  But when venturing vertically into the mountains, Boulder athletes take hiking, biking, running, and cycling to a whole new level. In fact, many athletes

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Just like hiking, biking and camping; fishing in Boulder County is a very popular activity you can participate in all year round.  The natural landscapes of this large county encompass mountainous and flat lands that feature babbling brooks, roaring steams, lakes, ponds and many manmade reservoirs.  Outdoor enthusiasts and fisherman have ample opportunities to catch Bluegill, Black Crappie, Walleye, Trout, Rainbow Trout, Channel Catfish, Yellow Perch as well as Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass.  You can obtain your fishing license through the Colorado Division of Wildlife or through one of the sports retailers in Boulder.  License fees are as follows for residents of Boulder County: one day $9.00, five days $21.00, annual passes $26.00, senior annual $1.00,

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4995 Clubhouse Cir Boulder, 80301

New Price: $279,900

MLS #: 684447
2 Bedrooms/3 Bathrooms Total Sq Ft: 2535

This end unit has everything:
- A great location - near the Boulder Country Club, and convenient to Boulder, Longmont and Denver!
- Main floor master and laundry
- Additional bedroom/bath in basement
- Spacious living spaces with vaulted ceilings
- Cozy fireplace and skylights
- Fresh paint on walls and exterior, baseboards and closets, new windows/window coverings and neutral carpet
- Screened in patio surrounded by lush and mature landscaping.

homes for sale Boulder CO

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