Colorado

Information about other cities in Colorado including real estate updates, home improvement and other tips.

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Searching for a new home in Boulder, Colorado? Use our New Build Search Tool to find exactly what you're looking for. 

It's not the 90s, but there is still new construction happening all over the Front Range. Particularly, Erie, CO has seen a population boom fostered by new construction. At last count in 2013 Erie's population was at 19,723, a 213% growth since 2000. Erie prepared for growth by building a large recreation center, public library and an abundant amount of parks to ensure a high quality of living for new residents.

The city of Boulder still offers fill-in projects like TrailCrossing at Lee Hill where 31 new homes are currently being developed in North Boulder. Right off Lee Hill and walking distance from North Boulder's UpTown,

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written by Cyndy-Hinkelman-Smith

"DOGS ARE NOT OUR WHOLE LIVES BUT THEY SOMEHOW MAKE OUR LIVES WHOLE."

Growing up in Boulder my family adopted dogs from the Humane Society in Boulder so when I finally decided it was time to Cyndy and Greg Smithget a dog as an adult I naturally adopted from HSBV. It was love at first site, or sit, when I first met Romeo. Many folks say that dogs pick you like Romeo did when he sat on my foot and captured my heart at our first encounter, and I completely agree. A week after adopting Romeo I met my husband, Greg, who had the sweetest Rottweiler named Lexie, and we soon became one big happy "blended" family. We both loved canines so much that we decided if we weren't able to have kids, we adopt lots of dogs. Lucky for us, a human child

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Hidden Listings, also known as pocket listings, are homes for sale that have yet to be officially listed. 

Sometimes homeowners accept offers so early the home is never listed. Don't miss your chance to act early in this competitive market. Check our hidden listings page. It's updated frequently with everything from condos to luxury homes. Contact a BoulderHomeSource agent to find out more about any of our hidden listings.

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* Please note, not all homeowners accept early offers and the price of the home is subject to change. 

  Don't miss out on your dream home. Sign up for Listings Alert. With the www.boulderhomesource.com team, you'll have VIP access to listing details for…
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It's time to enjoy Colorado's best outdoor amphitheater, Red Rocks! For over 100 years musicians have reveled in the natural acoustics provided by Mother Nature.

Red Rocks 2015 Calendar of Events

Friday, April 17 - The Disco Biscuits with Mickey Hart & Bill Kreutzmann

Saturday, April 18 - SOJA & NAS

Saturday, April 25 - Savoy

Sunday, May 3 - Mastodon & Clutch

Thursday, May 7 - Primus and the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble

Friday, May 8 - Adventure Club

Saturday, May 9 - Gramatik and Special Guest Cherub & More

Sunday, May 10 - The Moody Blues

Tuesday, May 12 - Lana Del Rey

Friday, May 15 - Global Dub Festival: Excision

Saturday, May 16 - Tipper

Sunday, May 17 - Alan Jackson

Sunday, May 24 - Red Dirt

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We've all heard it, location, location, location. Buying real estate may be the biggest financial investment you ever make, so maybe we should be saying investment, investment, investment. When I asked local real estate experts where they thought the next hot spot for real estate investment might be they all had the same answer: Lafayette, Colorado.

Why Invest in Real Estate In Lafayette Colorado?

Lafayette is growing immensely in popularity. Like its neighbor Louisville which saw greater home value growth in 2014 than even Boulder, Lafayette real estate will likely follow the same pattern.  As Louisville and Boulder's subdivision are nearly fully developed, people tend buy in the next closest location. This creates a higher demand which will

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Excuse my triple exclamation points, but I’m so excited to announce walls are up on Lot 1. Tons of progress has taken place atTrailCrossing, especially considering so many recent snow days. The weather hasn’t held back the KUH crew though. As you can see they have been digging foundation holes and pouring concrete on Colorado’s sunny, blue sky winter days. 

We now have blueprints and specs for the 31 TrailCrossing homes in our RE/MAX office located at 4700 Baseline Rd. Contact us at joe@boulderhomesource.com if you’d like to stop by and take a look. 

Stay tuned, exciting news about Phase Three is coming soon! Included in Phase Three is Lot 15, one of very last available homes in this highly desired neighborhood. Lots 19 and 16 will be released

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Considering the recovering economy and the hot real estate market, it's amazing to see these mortgage rates still so low! Search the MLS to see what Colorado properties are available in your price range. The number of homes for sale in Boulder is on the rise too, but it's still a seller's market. Contact an agent to get a free market comparison for your home.

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february Denver events 2015

Colorado's winter offers so much to do. From Leadville to Longmont and everywhere in between, here are some of 2015's best Colorado winter events.

Forbidden Broadway – Denver Theaterboulder events feb 2015

  • Now Through March 1, 2015
  • Forbidden Broadway: Alive & Kicking!
  • The award winning, fall-down funny roast of Broadway.

Benediction – Denver Theater

  • Now Through March 1, 2015
  • Benediction is a powerful drama about three souls searching for meaningful connections despite separation, loneliness and the race against time on the Colorado plains. 

Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century

  • Now Though March 15, 2015 - Denver Art Museum
  • The exhibition features an assortment of jewelry, timepieces and precious objects produced between 1900
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BoulderHomeSource supports local animal shelters like Boulder Humane Society. We would love to share your story of rescue. Contact us at gfuqua@homesincolorado.com to share your furry rescue story.

This story comes from BoulderHomeSource agent Barb Passalacaqua. Barb volunteers weekly at the Boulder Humane Society and has great ideas for successfully showing homes with pets.

"As a long time, committed volunteer if Boulder Valley Humane Society, I help take care of all of the wonderful dogs who are up for adoption every week.

One day I walked a dog who was a mess:  he was an 8 year old obese Chocolate Lab who was recovering from kennel cough, ear infections and a tick infestation.  Even with all these problems, he was incredibly sweet and had a

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We know life is good here in Colorado and so does the nation. Check out some of rankings that put Colorado ahead of the pack.

  • 4 of the top 10 Cites With The Largest Homes are in Colorado: Co. Springs (3), Boulder (6) Greeley (7), Ft. Collins (8) according to 24/7 Wall St
  • Colorado ranks as the 7th Happiest State according to Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index
  • Colorado is #4 Most Educated State according to data complied by Bloomburg:  36% of CO residents have a bachelor degree or higher
  • Colorado is #8 Healthiest State according to Health.com (we got knocked down a peg for binge drinking, no seriously!)
  • Colorado is #5 Most Active State with 69% reporting they exercised 3 times a week or more
  • Colorado is home to 6th richest county
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