Colorado

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

Found 152 blog entries about Colorado.

Living in Colorado is all about the lifestyle and the many wonderful opportunities our communities offer. Whether you live in an urban community like Boulder or Denver, out in the vast plains of Keenesburg, the western slopes of Grand Junction, or in a resort town like Vail, the opportunities for excitement, adventure, and unique lifestyle are endless. With that in mind and the new year just a few days around the corner, here is our list of the best Colorado inspired New Year’s resolutions.

  1. Climb a 14er
    If you have not done it before, this is your year. Probably the most famous in our immediate area is Pikes Peak, but there really are lots of options you can choose from.  This is not something that can be done without a good deal of preparation,
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RE/MAX Alliance Holiday Guide
The holidays are a busy time! Between the shopping, delectable food & drinks, and spending some quality time with friends and family, it seems the holidays tend to be over before you know it! To get the most out of this holiday season, use this list of links below to find the local events happening in your area:

  • Arvada
  • Aurora
  • Boulder Area
  • Boulder - Downtown
  • Broomfield
  • Castle Rock
  • Conifer
  • Denver Metro
  • Evergreen
  • Fort Collins
  • Greeley
  • Golden
  • Greenwood Village
  • Highlands Ranch
  • Lone Tree
  • Longmont
  • Louisville
  • Loveland
  • Nederland
  • Parker
  • Wellington
  • Westminster

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'Tis the season for hanging off the roof to add a little holiday sparkle to the long winter nights. Before you pull a Clark Griswold, check out these holiday lighting tips.

1. What Color Lights Should You Use?

Color, multi-color and white lights can all have a place in your winter wonderland scene. White or multi-colored lights are the best choice for hanging on your home. Single colored lights feature best on trees, shrubs, fences and posts. Colors can add a real pop to your winterscape. An all green tree next to an all red tree adds interest and makes the glow from the light more magical.

2. Buy the Right Type of Lights

Buy lights with a female adaptor at one end and a male adaptor at the other. This way you can connect strings to make

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Work in Ft. Collins but have a meeting in Colorado Springs? Want to hit the slopes from Boulder to Vail within minutes? The dreams of Front Range commuters may be realized in the near future. 

Congratulations, Rocky Mountain Team!

The Rocky Mountain Team from the Colorado Department of Transportation and supporting partners (including engineering firm AECOM) have recently become one of ten finalists in the HyperLoop One competition. The hope is to reduce road congestion by adding a new mode of transportation called the Hyperloop. . 

CDOT Executive Director Drives in Colorado Traffic Too

The need for multiple modes of transportation is recognized by Shailen Bhatt, the executive director of CDOT. As the feasibility study of the Hyperloop

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Interest rates are down and the value of homes in Boulder are steadily rising. If you are looking to make a change, now is a great time to buy or sell. Times have changed, the holiday season is no longer the real estate dead zone. Here is why.

1. The School Year Doesn’t Rule Everyone

With more young professionals entering the market and a hefty number of baby boomers buying and selling, there are plenty of homebuyers who are not buying and selling around school schedules. 

2.  Motivated Sellers

Selling a home over the holidays isn’t always a choice. A seller motivated by a status change, job transfer or financial reasons means you could get a bigger bang for your buck. Since first time home buyers won’t need to sell a home first, they are

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Boulder

Munson Farm's Pumpkin Patch - Now-Oct 31, 9am-6:30pm – 7355 Valmont Rd, Boulder
If you are looking for the largest variety of winter squash, heirloom pumpkins, and other autumn goodies, visit Munson Farms! Enjoy picking from thousands of pumpkins and free hay wagon rides offered on the weekends.

Cottonwood Farm's Pumpkin Patch - Now-Oct 31 – 10 am-6pm- 1535 N 75th St, Boulder
Pick you own pumpkin and while you are there enjoy the animals, the authentic steam engine tractor, the straw bale maze and the corn maze at no charge. For $3 take a hay ride on a real farm wagon pulled by a tractor.

South Boulder Pumpkin Patch - Oct 20-23 and Oct 27-31 – 3485 Stanford Ct, Boulder
Not your average pumpkin patch! The South Boulder Pumpkin Patch is

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Kids Ski For Free

  • 2017/2018 EPIC Schoolkids Colorado Pack
    The Epic SchoolKids Colorado Pack is a free program for Kindergarten through 5th graders that provides four days of skiing and riding at each of the state's top-ranked resorts: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, and Keystone. No purchase necessary! It also includes one free first-timer ski or ride lesson with equipment rental. Register before Oct 8.
  • 5th Grade Passport
    Colorado Ski Country USA's 5th grade Passport Program provides participants with three free days of skiing or snowboarding at each of our 20 member resorts. Ski all 60 days, or just a few; the 5th grade Passport opens up the best of Colorado to your child!
  • 6th Grade Passport
    Colorado Ski Country USA's 6th grade Passport
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Aspen

DarkSide Ghost Tour

Guided walking tour through Aspen's tarnished past of Ghosts, Murder, and Mayhem. Find it at 320 E Hyman Ave. Open Tuesday & Friday nights in October.

Boulder

Escape Room

At the Mystery Box’s Boulder Escape Room, experience the real life adventure game that is sweeping the nation. Find clues, discover secret passage ways, and work together to escape Mystery Box’s Boulder Escape Room! At The Mystery Box ltd you will have to find your way through multiple doors, secret passage ways, and yes... cell bars! Find it at 1911 11th St.,  Suite #201 above the Walrus Saloon. Open around 1-7pm upon booking request.

Enigma Escape Rooms

Think fast! Enigma Escape Rooms are live-action, interactive puzzles that take

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The U-Pick culture in Colorado is strong, ranging from fun-seeking families to food sourcing fanatics! As of September 22nd, Fall 2017 has made its rainy debut! Many of us are settling into our weekday routines with scarves, books, and morning commutes.\Amidst the hum of this cozy season, our favorite fall “picks” are ripening by the day. Now that our beloved Palisade peaches are sadly out of season, Colorado apples and pumpkins have come to fill the void in our bellies! Here are a few nearby farms where you can pick your own.

Miller Farms - 9040 US Hwy 66, Platteville, CO 80651

Miller Farms' 20th season will be open until mid-November from 9am-6pm daily. There is a $2 admission fee that includes their petting zoo, climbing the hay pyramid, and

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195 Hemlock Dr Lyons

  • 2 Bed | 1 Bath | Bonus Room | 1349 SF | 0.49 Acre
  • Expansive Views 
  • Full Listing
  • Listed by Candace Newlove-Marrs (303) 717-0664

Live the Colorado dream on your own piece of paradise. This adorable 2 bedroom home has a bonus room that could double as an office, workshop...just use your imagination.

Lyons Mountain Cabin For Sale

Enjoy outdoor living on the large deck that overlooks a meadow and mountain views. 

The cozy kitchen is outfitted with solid wood cabinets, a double sink, full-size range, and full-tiled backsplash.

This isn't your grandmother's paneling! The vertical knotty pine accents the extra height in the living room and the flagstone fireplace is a true center piece. It is perfect for entertaining friends and family. 

The

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