1. How Trump Impacts Housing

    This month, just under half of the United States' voters got their man, Donald Trump, elected president.  My impression is that nearly 100% of the citizens were surprised at the results.  Although President-Elect Trump will not take office until late January, many are wondering which campaign promises and platforms will begin to flesh out in the first few months of his presidency.  While there …Read More

  2. 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

  3. Larimer County Notice of Value

    If you're a Larimer County home or property owner, chances are you received a note from the Assessors office with information onyour Larimer County Notice of Value.   This NOV is the Larimer County Assessors estimate of value in which your 2013 property taxes will be based.  The notice you receive will be very basic information so that the county can save on printing and postage charges.  You c…Read More

  4. Investment Property in Fort Collins

    If you've got a child getting out of the dorms at CSU and looking for affordable rental housing, chances are pickings are super slim right now.  Vacancy rates are less than 2% and affordable housing is in very low supply.  The good news is there is a great opportunity for you to own investment property in Fort Collins..  The option of buying a home for your college student (and their friends) m…Read More

  5. Why Buying a Home in Fort Collins is The American Dream

    In the media today there is a lot of heated debate as to whether home ownership is still part of the American Dream. Real estate and mortgage professionals are quick to explain the benefits of home ownership, but overall fear and lack of confidence in the market have left potential home buyers wondering if buying a home is right for them. Over the past few years, home ownership has come under fire…Read More

  6. Tax Tips for Fort Collins Home Owners

    With tax season looming, you really should be considering the tax benefits and impacts of home ownership.  If you're utilizing a CPA, make sure they're up to speed on your real estate status, as it can typically save you a lot of money at tax time.  If you handle taxes on your own, just make sure you don't miss the following tax tips for Fort Collins Home Owners. 1.  Refinancing and Reducing …Read More