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By Brian Mills
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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How can you improve your FICO score?To improve one’s credit score, it’s critical to understand the factors influencing a credit score.  The factors that contribute to a FICO score and the weighted percentages for each are as follows:•    35% — timeliness of payments •    30% — the ratio of used d...

By Brian Mills
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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How does your FICO score impact your interest rate on your loan?Low credit scores are deemed greater risk for lenders since the likelihood for defaulting on the loan increases.  As such, lower FICO scores translate into higher interest rates.  Mortgage lenders will group credit scores in a range,...

By Brian Mills
(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 o...

By Brian Mills
(Your Castle Real Estate)
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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 properties off the market in frustration because...

By Rob Kelly, Louisville Colorado Realtor
(RE/MAX Alliance)
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Even though Christmas is still a couple of weeks away, I thought Erie residents would appreciate this information on Tree Recycling... The Parks Division's annual Christmas tree recycling program starts December 26, 2008.  Residents can drop off trees through Jan. 11 at Coal Creek Park, located a...

By Heidi Marshall
(Innovative Real Estate Group, LLC)
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Can you believe Thanksgiving is just around the corner?? It's that time of year where most people gather around a table full of family recipes and mouth watering treats but during these difficult economic times, some are unable to enjoy this luxury. This year, Becky and I wanted to give back to t...

By Heidi Marshall
(Innovative Real Estate Group, LLC)
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Happy Monday to all my fellow Active Rainers. I received a newsletter this morning from the Mayor of Erie Andrew Moore and he had some great information about the upcoming events in our town. I wanted to share them with you because these events always make for some fun during the holiday season. ...

By Michael Clarkson
(Snow Coast Real Estate)
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Market Trend Analysis - Denver Metro Selected Towns/Cities Based on information from Metrolist, Inc. for period from Octoboer 7, 2008 to November 6, 2008 Single Family Residences - All Price Levels Excludes Housing Not Listed in MetroList                     Note: Six (5.5 to 6.5) Months of Inve...

By Heidi Marshall
(Innovative Real Estate Group, LLC)
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Located on the west side of County Line Road in Erie Colorado, this beautiful community is very easy on the eyes!  One of the most appealing communities in the town of Erie, if you are looking for a change in scenery and an amazing street appeal, you definitely need to check out Erie Village. Th...

By Heidi Marshall
(Innovative Real Estate Group, LLC)
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My neighbor and business partner, Becky Coet and I decided to give back to our community here in Erie, Colorado by starting an annual Food Drive. We simply delivered donated paper bags to each home in Erie Commons and will be picking up the filled bags at the end of the week. We have had such a w...

By Heidi Marshall
(Innovative Real Estate Group, LLC)
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Being a native Coloradoan, I've grown up having seasonal snow. From the blizzard of 1982 (I think, I was a kid so I'm not completely sure of the year), to the one in 2006, it's inevitable that we will get some snowy cold white stuff soon. Here it is November and we haven't had any snow (unless yo...

By Heidi Marshall
(Innovative Real Estate Group, LLC)
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  What an amazing weekend it was. The weather is beautiful, if I remember correctly, we had snow about this time last year. I'm hoping the sun stays out for trick-or-treating on Friday. Saturday was the 26th Annual Eerie Erie hosted by the Optimist Club. This was a huge event! Over 600 participan...

By Heidi Marshall
(Innovative Real Estate Group, LLC)
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I had to write today because I'm sitting at the Erie Community Center here in Erie. I'm watching my 3 1/2 year old in her ballet/tap class. There are so many kids in her class and I can't help but wonder if they will all grow up to compete on "So You Think You Can Dance?" My daughter, is the one ...

By Brian Mills
(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 Michael Clarkson
(Snow Coast Real Estate)
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Folks:I hadn't had a chance to share some good news with you that I have wanted to for a while.  My site - YES! MY SITE! - was chosen as Realty Times® "Site of the Day".  Realty Times® is by far the leading Real Estate News site on the Internet and is fast becoming one of the most informative rea...

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