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World-renowned architect, author, and keynote speaker Sarah Susanka is known for her unique architectural designs and her vision for living life in the present. As she worked closely with many clients, listening to what they were looking for and noticing what they found truly appealing in a home, she developed an idea for an architectural design concept, which she has dubbed the “Not So Big” home theory. 

The idea behind this concept focuses on making life simpler and more efficient for homeowners who see quality of life and craftsmanship as more significant standards than square footage. Not at all the same thing as the “tiny house” or “pixy home” movement that some people find appealing, the Not So Big home theory simply does away with

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Construction barrels full steam ahead on the new Boulder Junction/Transit Station Village that is being developed at 30th Street and Pearl Street/Parkway. Offering mixed use accommodations, this area will feature condos, a hotel, retail shops, commercial real estate and more when completed! Innovations surrounding this “multimodal, transit-focused residential and commercial hub” (Daily Camera 4/8/2012) are expected to help further transform the City of Boulder’s growing real estate and transit industries.

Here are some progress pictures of the various new construction projects going on:

Depot Square at Boulder Junction will cover 3.28-acres and consist of a 60,000 sq. ft. underground Regional Transportation District Park-n-Ride bus station.

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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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10111 Inverness Main Street #227
Englewood, CO 80112

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1 Bed, 1 Bath
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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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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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The 2014 Winter Olympics are finally here, with the Opening Ceremony airing in the US tonight at 6:30 pm on NBC! This highly anticipated ceremony is the highlight of the whole event and by far the most watched by viewers all over the world. It is an opportunity for all the athletes to wear their country’s uniform with pride and be in awe of the moment. For most people at home watching, especially if they have the grace of knowing someone who will be competing, the feeling is very similar and invokes a huge sense of national pride. With so many winter sports enthusiasts living here in Colorado, these Olympics have an especially deep hometown connection and will definitely be the topic of everyone's conversations over the next few weeks. Whether you watch

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The University of Colorado provides a number of great events every year. Many of these events are found in athletics. The university is a part of the very competitive Pac-12 Conference and they provide a number of choices in athletics including:

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  • Men's Basketball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Cross Country
  • Lacrosse
  • Men's and Women's Golf
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Skiing

Tickets are available for all of these different sports. Some of the sports can be viewed free of charge or for a very inexpensive price. Both Men's and Women's Basketball are currently in season.

Men's Basketball

At the time of writing, the University of Colorado Men's Basketball team is 14-3 with many upcoming home games including:

  • Utah -
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A Beautiful Home Offering Fabulous Amenities and Active Lifestyle Living

If you are looking for a home that affords you all that is wonderful about the Boulder, Colorado area and its active lifestyle, we invite you to tour 4076 Driver Court in Lake Valley Estates. Offering a perfect mix of convenience, serenity, beauty and luxury, this private community with its rural feel and easy commute to Boulder, Niwot, Longmont and Lyons, is truly a Boulder County gem!


4076 Driver Court is an attractive custom Lake Valley Estates home backing up to the Lake Valley Golf Course and resides on a quiet cul-de-sac, a perfect match for homeowners that desire quality accommodations to match their active lifestyle. The appealing interior of the home offers a

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