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Where Are the Best Memorial Day Events in Boulder, CO?Across the country, Memorial Day Weekend is often considered to be the official kick-off to the summer season. In Boulder, there are many community happenings that take place on this long holiday weekend. The events vary from year to year, but they can include parades, festivals and outdoor activities.

These are a few of the best Memorial Day Events that take place in Boulder, CO:

Picnic at One of Boulder's Great Parks

Don't feel like the crowds of the Boulder Creek Festival or the Bolder/Boulder sound appealing to you? Then how about a picnic in the park with friends and/or family, what a better way to seize the day in a relaxing way. Chautauqua Park, North Boulder Park and Foothills Community Park are a few of our favorites parks all

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What All Happens When a Home is Closing?You've gone through the real estate process thoroughly. You did your homework, researched all the neighborhoods and areas that fit your lifestyle. You've gone to all the open houses in Boulder, finally found the perfect home and price-crunched to ensure you could actually afford it. You've made an offer on the house of your dreams. Maybe the seller even countered it. In the end, you both agreed to a price and terms with which both parties were comfortable. Now what?

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

What's Involved in the Closing Process?

Welcome to the closing on your new home. This is the day when the new buyer and the home's previous

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The Best Sledding Spots in Boulder, COWell, we finally got some of the much needed snow we have all been craving this weekend, thank you Mother Nature! It just doesn't feel like home in Boulder, CO without snowcapped peaks and bundled up folks walking about. Happy to have white on the ground, Boulder residents can expect to get between 7-10 inches of snow today. Yay! So how are you planning to spend this snowy Sunday? If you are like most active snowbirds in Boulder you are more than likely going to get into your ski and snowboarding gear and head out for a day of sledding and adventure. Here is our list of the best place to sled in Boulder.

Sledding at Chautauqua Park

By far the most popular and well known sledding hills are those of Chautauqua Park. Located at 900 Baseline Rd, you

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The Best Mother's Day Events in BoulderMother's Day is a holiday to celebrate the hardest working women in the world—moms. Each Mother's Day, visitors from across the country flock to Boulder to celebrate their mothers. Whether their mom lives in Boulder or they have brought their mom to the city to have a good time, they always find that there is something special to do to commemorate the occasion. In addition, local moms who live in Boulder find that they are many ways to enjoy their time with their families or to pamper themselves with some time off.

These are the best Mother's Day events in Boulder, CO:

Mother's Day Brunch

Brunch is the perfect meal for Mother's Day—it allows that special mom to sleep in and enjoy her morning, yet gives her a savory, sweet and fulfilling meal

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The Best Earth Day Events in Boulder, ColoradoAs a community that is passionate about outdoor recreation and active lifestyles, the residents of Boulder often come together to celebrate Earth Day. There are many unique happenings and events that center around this eco-friendly holiday. Here's a few of the 2019 Earth Day events in Boulder, CO:

Earth Day Birthday Party in Boulder

The Earth Day Birthday Party in Boulder will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 20 at McGuckin Hardware. It is a free, family-friendly event that will feature eco-friendly giveaways as well as product demonstrations. Some of the favorite activities at this event include the Seed Swap and the E-Go Mower demonstration. Event attendees will have the opportunity to explore and experience the various Earth-friendly

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The Best Farmers Markets in Boulder COIf there's one thing that Boulder residents love as much as the beautiful mountain views it's fresh, locally sourced foods, ingredients and goods. Fortunately, there are plenty of local farms in Boulder that take pride in sharing their seasonal crops of goodies at both community and private farmer's markets

Boulders Farmers Market

With Wednesday and Saturday hours during peak growing season from around April-November, this market is a hub of the community. The Boulders Farmers Market is one of the largest gathering of growers, food vendors and local craftspeople in town. Shoppers can explore the various booths and find an array of fairly priced farm fresh meats, vegetables, fruits, pre-packaged goods, and various odds and ends like soy candles,

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The Best Gyms and Fitness Centers in Boulder, COWhen it comes to getting a good workout in, it’s important that the trainers, the exercise, and the facilities all suit your needs. Fortunately, in Boulder, there are a number of athletic centers and gyms perfect for getting into top shape.

If you’re looking for a good workout, try one of these Boulder CO gyms today.

BoulderBodyworks Whole Body Wellness Center

Do you wake up in the morning tired of feeling achy from the day before? Are you a professional athlete or fitness enthusiast looking for a serious whole body physical therapy program? Do you have a love for Pilates and a desire to better understand the connection between your body's movements and your quality of life?

If you answered yes to any one of these questions, you have to

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The Difference Between List Price and Sale Price For a Home

Almost everyone loves a good deal. When it comes to real estate, a property seller and the buyer both want to feel like winners. Few rules apply when deciding what a first offer should be on a home; a lot depends on the local market and practices in a specific locale. There are, however, some reasonable guidelines to help a buyer along the road to home ownership.

Buyer Interest in List Price vs Sale Price

As Buyers become more sophisticated, one question heard more often by real estate agents is, “what is the average List Price to Sales price for the market?” Buyers will then use this number to justify an offer on a property. It is not a bad idea to gain an overview of what is the average "built in" for negotiations in any given market.

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What to Know About Buying a Luxury HomeLuxury home buyers may not be all that different, it turns out, from buyers of a starter home. Statistics confirm that most home buyers, no matter what their budget, are looking for a great kitchen, a safe neighborhood, a nice yard, and a list of amenities to enhance their chosen lifestyle.

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

Technology Is Vital

Today's luxury homes are not necessarily the largest on the block, but they are apt to be equipped with the latest time and energy-saving technology, allowing owners to control and monitor all home systems via smart phone or mobile app.

Security is only one aspect of modern smart technology.

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Valentines Day Events in Boulder, COLove is in the air and Valentine's Day is here, so how will you be celebrating? Whether your kids are the loves of your life or you are just newlywed, this holiday is the one time each year that we get to express our deepest gratitude for those we are blessed to share our lives with. And luckily for you, if you live in Boulder, Colorado, there are plenty of things to do around town to celebrate your love for each other and Boulder's unique lifestyle. Here are my ideas for the perfect Valentine's Day or Boulder Date Night.

Romance Right on Budget

Even if you don't have a lot of money on hand, it's still possible to have a unique and memorable Valentine's Day celebration without breaking the bank. Here are a few options for romantic but affordable

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