April 2018

Found 4 blog entries for April 2018.

How To Paint a Room For BeginnersWhen owning a home there are many ways to personalize and make it more comfortable, and one common way to do this is by painting its walls to better suit the people living there, as well as add to any home staging efforts when the time comes to sell. While homeowners can hire a professional service to come paint the walls, they can also do the job themselves. For homeowners who may not know how to start with painting their home, here are the essential steps for painting a home.

Move Furniture Away From Walls

For beginners and pros alike, paint can be messy and accidents can happen. No one wants to get paint on their furniture, so the first thing a homeowner should do before anything else is to move the furniture. The best way to protect it is to

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Tight Inventory is the name of the game for the Boulder County real estate market as March comes in like a lion and leaves as one as well.

New listings in neighborhoods such as Dakota Ridge and Pearl Street are down 14% year to date and March continues the Q1 trend of even lower inventory with a decrease in inventory of almost 28% in the single family sector.  We did see a slight increase in new listings for the attached dwelling market of 5.4%.  Some of this can be attributed to projects, such as the Peloton coming online.

The Average Sales Price continues to climb and exceed expectations as with the average sales price rising 18.3% for single family homes year to date and 14.8% for attached dwellings.

Months’ Supply continues to tighten as we

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Popular Home Upgrades That Boost Energy EfficiencyIt's no secret that energy-efficient upgrades rank high on buyers' lists of desired home attributes these days. Many real estate agents are quick to ask sellers about a home's energy efficiency before suggesting a listing price. Prospective sellers who know well in advance when they plan to sell a residence are often also able to enjoy shrinking utility bills after making upgrades.

Buyers today are very savvy about the benefits of owning an energy-efficient home. Many are willing to pay more for structures with so-called green upgrades. Which popular upgrades should you consider without breaking the bank? Here are eight of the most important.

Low-flow Fixtures

They're easy to install as well as inexpensive. Beyond helping conserve the local

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How to Stage a Home or Maximum ImpactAre you thinking of putting a home on the market? Then understand more about how to effectively stage a home and improve the experience for anyone walking through the home. Proper home staging may even help homeowners boost a home's value in the eyes' of potential buyers. What are a few staging secrets that any seller can use?

Learn more about home staging to attract multiple offers and improve chances of selling a home quickly today.

Depersonalize the Space

Take down personal pictures and make the area as neutral as possible to reduce the potential of turning off buyers. Personal keepsakes, memorabilia and family photos should be stored away. It may also be useful to remove furniture that is not essential and rearrange remaining furniture

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