May 2019

Found 10 blog entries for May 2019.

The Role of Probate Court in Real EstateMany confusing words in the real estate industry may surface when looking to buy real estate in Golden, Colorado. Many of which that don't seem to be understandable simply from their on-the-face names. If you've ever encountered probate before, it may or may not be understandable that it is a real estate term since it's used for other unrelated processes as well.

For informational purposes only. Always consult with a licensed real estate professional before proceeding with any real estate transaction.

What is Probate?

When a home needs to be sold through the probate court, the process can take some time. If there is a will, the executor must go through the probate process before a home can be sold. If the deceased left all assets to a

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Understanding the Cost Basis Of Your HomeWhen you sell your home, you need to work a lot more in the transaction than you most likely knew at the outset. If you are a typical home seller, your primary focus will most likely be on the on-hand elements of your house-buying undertaking. In this particular equation, that generally includes dealings with a real estate broker, the house buyer and an attorney in some instances. You will be able to likewise add in any possible revenue from the sale of your home.

There are probably a great deal more things at the forefront of your thoughts when you're selling a house than taxes. You should include them too, since they are an important element. Gain or loss, taxes will undoubtedly be involved in your real estate transaction. That's where the cost

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What is Fee Absolute Simple and What Types of Estates Exist?Selling your home involves more than simply signing a home sale contract and handing off the keys. There are, in fact, many different ways you can transfer actual ownership of your land to a new buyer. Transferring your land in fee simple is one of the most thorough of the many options.

For informational purposes only. Always consult with a licensed real estate professional before proceeding with any real estate transaction.

Types of Estates

Fee simple, also sometimes referred to as fee simple absolute, is an estate in land, at its core. There are freehold estates and leasehold estates of a number of different varieties. To own a freehold estate means that the land you own is generally yours free and clear and can be transferred at will

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Understanding Real Estate EncumbrancesWhen you decide to purchase a home, you want to ensure everything about the transaction is acceptable. Signing a home contract only to discover something is structurally wrong with the property is every home buyer's worst nightmare. One often overlooked area where things could go awry in a home purchase, however, is in the home's title.

As a home seller, this is a concern as well. You want to ensure nothing in the title that goes undisclosed, even if by accident, can cause liability for you. Even if you've protected against this, you may want to avoid bad press, so to speak, with respect to your real estate transaction. Particularly if you live in a small town, news travels quickly when someone is dissatisfied. This could be a concern both for

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What's the Difference Between Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, and Ginnie Mae?When purchasing a home for sale in Louisville, Colorado, a buyer has a lot of options to consider. There are considerations of price, location, size and a host of other tangible aspects about a property that need to be factored into the decision to buy a home. While choosing the right neighborhood, such as the Coal Creek Ranch community, there are more tedious factors to be considered. A savvy buyer needs to know the difference between the myriad of different home mortgage options that are available to him or her. While Ginnie Mae, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac loans sounds familiar in name, there are some key differences that are essential to know.

For informational purposes only. Always consult with a licensed real estate professional before

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What to Know When Selling Your Home at AuctionThere could be times you feel like life is coming at you more quickly than you had anticipated. A Career advancement to a new town can create a disturbance in your life plans. Similarly, being out of work or the probability of a far better job can lure you to move to another area instantly. If this really is the situation and you own a home, you should sell as swiftly as possible.

For informational purposes only. Always consult with a licensed real estate professional before proceeding with any real estate transaction.

Selling a Home in an Auction Rather Than Selling Conventionally

If people consider selling their house swiftly, they often visualize hiring a pricey real estate agent who will work relentlessly to discover for them a buyer in

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Sunday, June 18 is the day to celebrate amazing father's everywhere! This year make Father's Day one that your dad will never forget. Colorado has amazing dad friendly events that will ensure your father will feel extra special on this special day.

Annual Father's Day Car Show

This event takes place Sunday on Father's Day at the Apex Center in Arvada, Colorado. On this Father's Day bring your dad out to admire beautifully restored classic cars. The event is free to spectators and features music, food, family events, and more. For more information regarding the 13th Annual Father's Day Car Show, located between the neighborhoods of Ralston Valley and Harvest Lane, visit their website here.

Annual King of the Mountain Volleyball Tournament

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What to Know About Investing in Real EstateIn order to be productive with your Lafayette, Colorado commercial property investment, it is vital that you invest a whole lot of your time and energy in looking at the neighborhood markets of Lafayette, such as First Union, also for the kind of property that you might be looking for to ensure that you end up investing in commercial properties that provide you with the highest potential return for your investment.

You have to have plenty of patience because it will take time for rental income to come in and property values to go up. Regardless of whether you want to start out with having a single house or scale up to larger properties instantly will depend on your ability to invest and your tolerance for risk.

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What is an Estate For Years?In property law, there are concepts and terms for land that is owned outright and to certain degrees. There are also concepts and terms for land that is merely leased for a set amount of time. These are known respectively as freehold and leasehold estates.

For informational purposes only. Always consult with a licensed real estate professional before proceeding with any real estate transaction.

What is a Leasehold Estate?

The term "estate" may sound antiquated to most property owners today. For those purchasing real estate in Erie, Colorado and neighboring areas it invokes imagery of regal, sprawling manors of times past. In many ways, this is a true assessment.

Like much of the United States' common law system, our property law derives

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Boulder Homes Reflect Individuality, and Focus on Casual LivingAlthough one might think that with a location in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, chalets and log cabins would dominate the architectural landscape in Boulder, that's actually not the case. Traditional American bungalows were the favored style around the turn of the century until the mid-1950s when Boulder began to outgrow its small-town bounds. Today, those former small homes exude charm, and are much in demand. So if you are searching the Boulder area for a home to buy, it's good to know the different home styles from which to choose.

An Architectural Melting Pot

Boulder is known as a city with a high happiness quotient, and perhaps it is the diversity of lifestyles and home design that makes it so. Known as "the city nestled between the

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