1. How to Fund A Down Payment with Your Retirement Account

      Please understand before you read this that we are not a financial advisors or accountants.  Consult with tax and financial professionals before making any moves within your retirement account.  These professionals will further educate you on the risks and rewards to funding a down payment with your retirement account.  Contrary to popular belief, there are some unique ways to utilize your …Read More

  2. Extraordinary Fort Collins Real Estate Buyers and Sellers

    If you're a buyer or seller in Fort Collins, you want to simple, painless real estate transaction.  If you've gone through a particularly painful purchase or sale, you know how agonizing and upsetting it can be.  Each real estate transaction is different, but in reality, they aren't overly complicated or complex.  We feel we go above and beyond the services and expertise of an average realtor. …Read More

  3. 3 Home Buying Deal Breakers in Fort Collins

    The world of real estate can be simple and complex.  Each transaction is different and there are a myriad of things that can derail any home purchase.  Any broker in Fort Collins could tell you crazy stories as to why some of their home buyers had deals fall through.  Most problems can be solved with cooperation and negotiation from both sides, but what are the biggest home buying deal breakers…Read More

  4. Why You Should Use a Buyers Agent in Fort Collins

    When you don't understand how the game is played, it's tough to know how to win.  In the Fort Collins real estate market, we've seen people get frustrated trying to go alone into their own real estate transaction, only to be left jaded, feeling cheated because a seller's agent didn't really help them through the transaction.  Most times, that's when peoples negative perceptions of Realtors get f…Read More

  5. Making Your Best Offer When Buying a Home in Fort Collins

    The real estate market in Fort Collins and Northern Colorado is tough right now.  There's an abundance of distressed properties (Short Sales, Foreclosures, REO's) and you think you can get a great home at a great price.   Although you want a deal, low ball offers may not get you the home you want.  Getting the home you really want at a great price takes strategy, skill and a knowledge of the lo…Read More

  6. First Time Home Buyers in Fort Collins

    If you're over having a room-mate, and throwing away your hard earned money to pay off someone else's mortgage, you're probably wanting a place of your very own. It's time.  This can be one of the most exciting parts of your life, but also one of the most confusing and nerve-wracking times as well.  With all sorts of information out there for first time home buyers in Fort Collins, or Northern C…Read More

  7. Qualifying Yourself to Buy a Home in Northern Colorado

    In Northern Colorado, 1 in 20 homes are in foreclosure.  Lending is tight and lending regulations don't seem to be loosening up any time soon.  That being said, with 30 year fixed rates below 4.5%, an abundance of inventory, and depressed home prices, I believe now is one of the greatest times in recent history to purchase real estate, that is, if you can qualify yourself to buy a home in North…Read More