Monthly Archives: May 2015

TIRED OF RENTING? IT’S TIME TO BUY A HOME!

Written by Blanche Evans Your landlord is raising the rent. The neighbors are yelling at each other through paper-thin walls. You’re a trembling jealous wreck because your best friends just bought a new home and it’s awesome. Renting just isn’t … Continue reading

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Average home values in Douglas County up 21 percent in 2 years

By: Anica Padilla DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. – Average home values in Douglas County have gone up more than 20 percent in two years…. The new value is based on a study of all comparable sales between 2012 and 2014, according … Continue reading

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Why homebuyers face a tough spring

By ALEX VEIGA and JOSH BOAK Associated Press Eager to buy your first home this spring? Already own, but want to trade up? Be warned: there’ll be plenty of competition Bidding wars have broken out in hot real-estate markets like … Continue reading

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3 TIPS FOR RETIRING OUT OF STATE

Written by Rodger Alan Friedman Financial Consultant Says a Little Planning Can Save Money Retirees flock to Florida and Arizona for year-round sunshine and golf, but all things considered, they’re not the best states for happy golden years, according to … Continue reading

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Metro Denver homeowners should brace for tax increases, assessors warn

By Aldo Svaldi The Denver Post Property values across the metro area are popping through the roof, and owners should prepare for higher property taxes in the years ahead, according to a report Wednesday from county assessors. “Property values across … Continue reading

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