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Thoughts of a warm-hearted but opinionated long-time Realtor who sells residential property in Colorado Springs and surrounding areas and cities. I sell resale homes, new builds, and investment property. I have a heart for military relocation, specialize in helping out-of-state owners sell their Colorado Springs rental property, and have a passion for Victorian and Vintage homes.
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Rules to Follow When Your House is on the Market Thou shall not turn down a showing.You usually only get one chance for prospective Buyers to see your home. Take them at every available opportunity. Thou shall not let anyone in who knocks on your door.People will often see a real estate sign and ...
03/10/2016
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These are not real estate related - they're life related. I found this list in a pile of papers in a drawer, and its only identifier was that it was from a Quaker newsletter. It spoke to me, and daily I want to endeavor to be this person.Live beneath your meansReturn everything you borrowStop bla...
03/09/2016
Timely Tips from a Realtor to Make your Move EasierHaving moved recently, and helping many clients over the years during their moving process, I've gathered some useful ideas that might help make your move easier when the time comes: Have a sense of urgency - it will take more time than you think...
02/29/2016
BEST VALUE IN FLYING HORSE Price: $484,000Bedrooms: 6Bathrooms: 4Square Feet: 4,246Fireplace: GasGarage: Oversized 3 carMLS # 97132981419 Yellow Tail DriveEvery now and then an impeccable house comes on the market. This tastefully appointed home was built in 2013 in the coveted area of Flying Hor...
02/27/2016
Over the past few decades of selling real estate, people often ask questions I can't answer, either because of laws preventing disclosure, or because so many of the questions are subjective and change from person to person or situation to situation. Here are some common questions your Realtor can...
02/24/2016
This was too cute not to share. If you've been in the real estate business for any length of time, you have experienced at least one of these situations. I'm sure I've made ALL of these faces over the course of the past few decades. Click on the photo of Marilyn below to see 23 Faces Every Real E...
11/05/2015
Are you ready to offer on a house today?For many years, it has been my personal and office policy to not show homes to prospective buyers who have not been to a lender and been pre-approved for a loan. Not only is it a waste of time for the buyer and the Realtor, but it is often quite frustrating...
11/02/2015
Why should a SELLER use the services of a REALTOR®?There is often a lack of understanding of what REALTORS® do to facilitate a sale because so many of the services we provide to our Clients are performed behind the scenes. Too often Sellers think that with the advent of the internet and declining...
10/19/2015
What is a contingency offer and should you accept it?A contingency is an offer or a contract that is dependent on the Buyer being able to sell a property they currently own before they can consummate the purchase of a new home. Whether you're on the Buyer side or the Seller side, there are seriou...
10/12/2015
Sell First, Then BuyIf you have to sell your house before purchasing a new one, don’t go house hunting until your current property is Under Contract. Let’s suppose you find the perfect home. You love it and make an offer, asking them to hold it for you while you try to sell your own house (a cont...
09/25/2015
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Mimi Foster has been voted one of Colorado Springs' Best Realtors five years in a row. She sells homes throughout the Pikes Peak Region with a passion for Victorian homes in Downtown Colorado Springs. Fifth generation Realtor, mother of five daughters, five grands, and cherished wife, Mimi has over two decades of professional experience helping clients buy and sell their personal residence, military relocation, investment properties, and rehabbing fix and flips in the Colorado Springs area.

  • Colorado Springs
  • Manitou Springs
  • Old Colorado City
  • Black Forest
  • Green Mountain Falls
  • Chapita Park
  • Palmer Lake
  • The thoughts of a warm-hearted but opinionated long-time Realtor who sells residential property in Colorado Springs, with a passion for Victorian homes Downtown.