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So I've been hearing rumblings and reading articles around about a possible extensioin of the tax credit that is currently in place until December 1st (technically November 30th if you want to be picky). I have mixed feelings about this, if it is being uttered amongst the community. Right now, bu...
Last week was a very strange week. I was on my way back from working with a client in Aurora when I noticed a large animal near the bridge on Erie Parkway. I looked over and low and behold... A MOOSE!!! Not a deer, or an elk, or a large dog, an actual MOOSE! (yes, these are animals that people th...
I once had this crazy notion that money grew on trees and that my worth was dependant on the amount of "stuff" I had to show how valueable I was... MAN...WAS THAT A MISTAKE! Well, I've had the wind taken from my sails since the years of wastefulness and overindulging. I left a nice salary, my hus...
On July 29th the Mayor and the Trustees of Erie held a State of the Town meeting open to the public and it was a great turnout. Attendees were informed of the bright future in store for the town and what a great bunch of people working diligently to truly make Erie the next place to call home! To...
1731 Crestview Lane MLS #783616 This home is nestled in the beautifully master planned community of Vista Ridge. Tennis Courts, Community Pool, and the Colorado National Golf Course only feet away. This beautiful 2 story home has just over 2700 finished square feet and includes a full, unfinishe...
Erie has just started a Farmer's Market and it runs each Saturday from 8am to 12noon. There are local vendors and this is a great place to get to know your community! It's located off Briggs in the parking lot of the Blackjack Pizza. Come on down and meet some of the vendors! Heidi
Hello again my fellow Active Rainers. This is the final part of my Open House series, I hope that you have been able to find some helpful hints throughout this. The last few points really touch on some bonus points, they may be no brainers to some and a light-bulb-over-the-head for others. Thanks...
Now that you've prepared the outside of the home for the Open House, it's time to make the inside SHINE! KNOCK, KNOCK!! 4. Vacant Homes. When homes are empty, you may want to place some furniture in the home to give an idea of what furniture looks like...kind of like giving a scale to visit...
Holding Open Houses when a home is listed for sale can be both helpful, and if not done properly, hurtful. Open Houses are a fantastic, cost effective way, to market a property but it truly does need the combined efforts of both the seller and the listing agent. I've had many years of sitting on ...
My neighbor is an active volunteer for Habitat for Humanity and yesterday I had the opportunity to support her efforts by attending the 1000th Habitat for Humanity celebration in Longmont. A lucky family was finally able to reach their dream of homeownership thanks to the wonderful program. I wa...