douglas county

October 24, 2016

Price Reductions Make Fall The Best Time To Buy A Home

Price Reductions Make Fall The Best Time To Buy A Home.   Fall and Winter are historically the best time of the year to buy a home. Deals can be found and contrary to what the national media is telling you we do have plenty of inventory in most all of the price ranges. Search Homes Here […]
July 12, 2016
Custom Home in The Timbers neighborhood - Parker Colorado

How Much Do Custom Homes Cost in The Timbers

How much do custom homes cost in The Timbers? It’s that time of year when I will start posting what homes are selling for in specific neighborhoods around Douglas County. In this article I will show you what homes are selling for in . The Timbers is a custom home neighborhood about 5 miles south of […]
January 3, 2012

Douglas County Colorado Real Estate Market Reports

Here we go it’s that time of year again. I will begging today posting my yearly real estate market reports for neighborhoods in and around Douglas County Colorado. Be prepared to see how many homes have sold, what they sold for and how long it took the Realtor to sell them. This is a valuable resource […]
April 13, 2011

Douglas County Real Estate Market Update

2011 1st Quarter Real Estate Stats Douglas County Colorado Here is a quick look at the numbers as seen in the full report linked to above. This is for the Douglas & Elbert Market areas. Average Sold Price = $337,668 which is down 5.1% from 2010. # Sold homes = 926 which is up by 6 […]
January 21, 2011

Douglas County Working Parents and Top Pre Schools Options Limited

Parker Parent Looking for the TOTAL Package in a School! Please comment below if you have an opinion on this subject and I am certainly open for advice and other good options if you have a system that is working for your family. Please let me know. I would love to pass on the information. I don’t think […]
October 29, 2010

Short Sale Home Buyers in Parker Colorado

An influx of Short Sale buyers in the Parker Colorado Real Estate Market. As Foreclosuregate heats up in the upcoming months one thing remains clear. Buyers of foreclosed homes will be unsure if their property rights and entitlement to a free and clear title will be absolute. With all the class action lawsuits and other legal […]
October 13, 2010

Should I Short Sale My Parker, CO Home Before Foreclosure?

“Will a short sale help me sell my Parker Colorado home?” In today’s changing and declining real estate market it is becoming increasingly more difficult for many homeowners to sell their homes and fully satisfy the mortgages on the property as well as pay all the closing cost related to the sale. Email Lou for quick […]
October 12, 2010

Parker Colorado Short Sales – Beware of Scams

Beware of scammers when you list your next Parker Colorado Short Sale Before you get ready to list for sale or buy your next Parker Colorado short sale please read this. As with all crises, there creates a money making opportunity for the scam artists of the world. The vulnerability of homeowners facing one of the […]
October 6, 2010

Tax consequences of a short sale

Tax consequences of a short sale As strange as it may seem the IRS code requires that a borrower defaulting on a loan and having all or part of their debt relieved is subject to a capital gains tax liability on the amount forgiven by their lender. Taxpayers who are defaulting or negotiating reduced settlements on […]
October 5, 2010

How do I price my short sale home in Colorado?

Price it right with a short sale There are many challenges facing the Colorado homeowner or investor who needs to sell their personal residence or income property in today’s market. We are presently experiencing one of the greatest reductions in market value in recent history. It no longer matters what you paid or what you currently […]
June 29, 2010

Housing Market News for Denver and Colorado

Here are some quick links to local and National news articles pertaing to the housing & real estate market. I thought you might enjoy. U.S. home prices rise 0.8% in April: S&P – Prices have moved up 3.8% in the past year, marking the third consecutive year-over-year gain.  Prices rose in 18 of the 20 metropolitan […]
January 16, 2010

Town of Parker Colorado 2010 Overview, Demographics and Facts.

Parker Colorado Economic Development Council! Looking to start a business in Douglas County or Parker Colorado? Please contact the EDC for a full overview of the facts and reasons you should conifer Parker as a destination for your new or existing business. Here are some quick facts I learned during a presentation January 14th given by […]
October 30, 2009

NEWS-Real Estate Market Report for Douglas County-Parker Colorado Real Estate

REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE An Information Service of RE/MAX Alliance/Douglas County October/2009 Real estate markets are always bottom-up markets.  Which means?  For a real estate market to sustain itself and flourish, the bottom of the market, that being the less expensive properties, must sell in a timely manner.  When the bottom of the real estate market […]
October 1, 2009

Douglas County Colorado Ranked # 5 for Young and Wealthy in the Nation

CNN Money released a report a month or so back “Where the jobs are” that ranked Douglas County Colorado as the number 5 spot for wealthy young adults. There is even a mention that some locals have nicknamed the area “Silicon Mountain.” I guess we have always known this but the rest of the world didn’t. […]
May 20, 2009

Parker Home for Rent.

This is a great Parker, Colorado home for rent located on a large cul-de-sac. Available July 1, 2009.  3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths. he master bath is a five piece bathroom with tub, shower, two sinks in the vanity and a toilet room! 2110 square feet on the main two levels plus 1100 square feet in the […]