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By Todd Barton
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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What is a FICO score? FICO stands for Fair Isaac Corporation, a company that created the most used credit scoring model in the United States.  An individual's credit score is calculated through a statistical algorithm and is used as a factor in determining the likelihood of a borrower defaulting ...

By Todd Barton
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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TOPIC: Improving conditions in Denver's  market There are some signs of strengthening in our Denver market.  The metro area's inventory of available resale housing decreased 20% to 23,120 units in October from October 2007.  Some of this reduced inventory is attributed to homeowners taking their ...

By Sean Mathes
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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Investor often ask me what types of real estate investments are available on the market.  Here's what we tell them. This is the first of several postings on the topic. Please offer comments - positive or negative! Assignments.  If you don't have much equity to work with, and/or if your credit pow...

By Sean Mathes
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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      The big message has not changed since last quarter - it's still a great time to be a buyer in the condo market. Prices are at a three year low in many areas, and interest rates on mortgages are still historically low.The average condo price in Metro Denver declined 4% between 2006 and 2007...

By Sean Mathes
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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    If you have not heard already, the inventory of home on the market in Denver has been declining. This is not true in many regions of the county. Your clients, who often only see national headlines, might not be aware of this favorable news. Our market has some unusual factors at work. Let's ...

By Amy Ballain
(Red Door Group - Keller Williams Avenues)
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It's that time of year when everyone that loves Halloween is in pursuit of the perfect pumpkin. Every year my family piles into the car and goes to my favorite pumpkin picking spot -Rock Creek Farm located in the City of Broomfield Colorado. Rock Creek farm has gorgeous pumpkins and is situated o...

By Amy Ballain
(Red Door Group - Keller Williams Avenues)
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Dog Daze at the Broomfield Bay Have you noticed the ever-so-popular trend that keeps growing over the past several years?  Pet marketing! Yes, folks we've all seen it in one form or another and I am a big fan since my Boxer dog, Scout, is one of my favorite people I mean things in this whole-wide...

By Chris George
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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Investor often ask me what types of real estate investments are available on the market.  Here's what we tell them. This is the first of several postings on the topic. Please offer comments - positive or negative! Assignments.  If you don't have much equity to work with, and/or if your credit pow...

By Beth Skinner, World class service - with a personal touch!
(Skinner Realty, Inc.)
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Is that giant dinasour of a computer monitor STILL sitting in your loft collecting dust? (Oh, that's at my house!) Make an appointment now to get rid of it free of charge this Saturday, October 4. You can email kschaefer@broomfield.org or call at 303.438.6336. I emailed her this morning and she ...

By Todd Barton
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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Investor often ask me what types of real estate investments are available on the market.  Here's what we tell them. This is the first of several postings on the topic. Please offer comments - positive or negative! Assignments.  If you don't have much equity to work with, and/or if your credit pow...

By Todd Barton
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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Take a look at the first page, for AUN (Aurora North).  Note these positive market trends this year:-          number of active listings steadily declining-          average list price pretty stable (finally!)-          U/C up dramatically-          Number of sales / month up (partially seasonali...

By Todd Barton
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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The average home price in Metro Denver increased +2% in the full year 2005 to the full year 2006, from $309,000 to $317,000. Comparing 2006 to 2007, the average home price across the metro dropped 2%, from $311,000. The average price of a foreclosure or short sale dropped in that time period -3% ...

By Todd Barton
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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 Here's an analysis of what has happened with home prices in different suburbs around Denver Metro between Jan-May of 2007 and Jan-May 2008: The average home in Castle Rock didn't actually drop 17% in value. Instead, sales volume of the large, expensive homes (those over 4,000 square feet) plumme...

By Beth Skinner, World class service - with a personal touch!
(Skinner Realty, Inc.)
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The Broomfield Rec Center is trying to encourage folks to register for classes online so they're offering $5 off the registration fee if you sign up through eConnect through September. You'll need to register for the class out of the Fall 2008 Broomfield Recreation Services brochure which you ca...

By Beth Skinner, World class service - with a personal touch!
(Skinner Realty, Inc.)
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Perhaps you've driven past the Krav Maga gym in Broomfield in 120th and Main and wondered, "What on earth is this thing called Kraaaavvvv Maaaggggaaaaa????" (I would spell it out phonetically but I don't even know how.) I know I certainly did at one point and now I'm preparing to take the Level I...

By Beth Skinner, World class service - with a personal touch!
(Skinner Realty, Inc.)
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If your dog loves other dogs and loves water just as much, you really must take him to The Bay on September 13, from either  9-11 a.m. or 11 a.m.-1 p.m. or 1-3 p.m. Note that the swimming isn't for the humans, just for the dogs. To ensure there is enough space they would like you to pre-register....

By Beth Skinner, World class service - with a personal touch!
(Skinner Realty, Inc.)
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There was in interesting article in the Wall Street Journal last week about how home buyers are growing more and more interested in buying a home in an area that is bicycle friendly. If you happen to be one of those buyers you may be interested in Willow Run which backs directly to the Dry Creek...

By Beth Skinner, World class service - with a personal touch!
(Skinner Realty, Inc.)
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Of course you don't! That's why you're reading this. But for further proof, I just found out today that Google has a special beta (which means it's still in the "testing" phase but good enough to be tested randomly by the public) search engine for blogs http://blogsearch.google.com/.

By Beth Skinner, World class service - with a personal touch!
(Skinner Realty, Inc.)
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It is just kind of one of those days where you want to lounge around the house. One of my favorite things to do while lounging about is watch movies online. Here are some great sources to do just that: iTunes: I love to download movies to my iPod. I know, the screen is so tiny but I still love i...

By Beth Skinner, World class service - with a personal touch!
(Skinner Realty, Inc.)
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I received my unofficial minutes from the recent Broomfield City Council meeting and thought I would share some of the notes I found interesting. It appears that that service area for the ZIP Shuttle at the Flatiron Mall will be expanding. For those of you who don't realize it, mall shoppers pay ...

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