Showing posts from April, 2016

Gorgeous Home for Sale in Colorado Springs

Stunning ranch style home for sale in Colorado Springs in Cordera featuring 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, oversized 2 car garage and 3,338 square feet offers true main level living. Click HERE to tour this home for sale in Colorado Springs.  This home is the perfect blend of elegance and livability.  You are greeted by expansive hardwood flooring that lead through the open floorplan to the spacious great room with gas fireplace.  The perfectly appointed kitchen offers abundant counter and cabinet space, granite counters, upgraded stainless appliances, dual fuel range oven, and adjoining nook.  The formal dining room is adjacent to the great room and kitchen.  Unwind in the main level master suite providing adjoining 5-pc bathroom and walk-in closet.  There is a spacious secondary bedroom on the main floor that is just steps away from a full bath.  Enjoy entertaining in the sprawling finished basement with large family room, gaming and billiards area.  There are two additional secondary be…

The Powerful Way We Sell Your Home

We realize the importance of selling your home, that's why we have a strategy that helps make selling your home possible. From beginning to end, we utilize key points that we believe will give you better results in selling your home for the highest price possible in the shortest amount of time. Selling a Colorado Springs home may seem like a daunting task, but with the help of the best Colorado Springs real estate agents. Here are our four key strategies utilized in selling your home.

1. Condition
Condition and price sell homes. The market controls the price. You control the condition. The MacGuire team will help you prepare your property for the market. Our comprehensive Listing Enhancement Services provide you with Professional Home Staging Consultation, Cleaning Service prior to going on the market, Handyman Service, Storage Unit Rental.

2. Presentation Now more than ever, pictures are worth 1000 words. Online photos are the NEW FIRST SHOWINGS. Our online presentation will ensure t…

3 Things You Need To Know When Buying Your First Home

We love working with first-time homebuyers! First, we get to experience the excitement with you of branching out in this new, unknown territory. Secondly, we love being able to help you find a home that not only fits your budget but can appeal to all of the things you need in a home. The Mike MacGuire team wants to help first-time home buyers in Colorado Springs, because we know the market, and we know how to help you find the perfect place. Here are five things you'll want to keep in mind as you venture out into the world of home buying for the first time.

Space Versus Location
There are many decisions you'll be making in the future, where you want to live, what size home you want, how large of a yard you'll need, and many other details that you may not think of right now. If there is anything that you know you want right off the bat, make a decision, and don't settle for anything. If you have the option of choosing between a small home that is located right in the midd…

Immaculate Home for Sale in Colorado Springs

Immaculate 2 story townhome for sale in Colorado Springs featuring 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, attached 2 car garage. Click HERE to tour this home for sale in Colorado Springs. The main level features an open living room, dining, kitchen and bathroom. The kitchen offers granite counters, ample cabinets, pantry, stainless steel appliances and beautiful hardwood flooring. Dual master suites in upper level each boasting vaulted ceilings, adjoining 5-piece bathrooms & walk-in closets. Convenient upper level laundry room. Central air conditioning is included.  This move in ready townhome overlooks the courtyard and is conveniently located near schools, shopping, dining and easy access to Powers Blvd and I-25.

Beautiful Home for Sale in Colorado Springs

Well maintained custom home for sale in Colorado Springs situated on a beautifully treed lot in Woodmoor. Click HERE to tour this Home for Sale in Colorado Springs. The traditional floor plan offers formal living room, dining room and kitchen that flows into the family room.  Step out to new Trex deck and enjoy the private yard as the local wildlife make their daily visit. Unwind in the sprawling master bedroom with large walk-in closet, adjoining bath and walk-out to deck. The lower level boasts a separate entrance, Rec Room with billiards & gaming area, second family room with cozy fireplace, 2 additional bedrooms, bathroom and storage/dark room area. Take in the serenity of the Woodmoor on the wrap around Trex deck. Additional amenities include new carpet and flooring, new Trex decks, Pella windows, new water heater, new double oven.   Conveniently located to I-25, you are 20 minutes from the Springs & 30 minutes to Denver. Award winning D-38 schools, shopping & dining…

FAQs About Buying Real Estate

If you are a first-time homebuyer, it can often feel like you aren't really sure what happens next. That's why you want to work with the best real estate agents in Colorado Springs. We can help you select priorities in a home, learn if it will be a good fit for you and your family, and then walk you through all of the details that come with closing on a home. You are not alone in this process, and we're here to make it as easy as possible on YOU. No matter how easy we try to make it, there are still questions you may have. Here are some frequently asked questions about Colorado real estate to help get you started.

Is buying a newer home better than buying an older home?
This is primarily up to personal preference. There are advantages and disadvantages to either, and you can rely on your Colorado Springs real estate agent to help you learn about those when you walk through the home. A new home allows for potential customization, newer updated style and room layouts that coul…

5 Tips to Help You Choose a Mortgage Lender

When you buy a home, you are making one of the largest purchases you may ever make. You'll also be making payments on this purchase for up to 30 years, in many cases. Don't let this intimidate you, though, when you find the right mortgage lender, you can make the process a breeze, and count on the advice of professionals who have been doing this for years. The Mike MacGuire team would like to help take the stress out of the homebuying process, and show you a home that you can imagine living in for at least thirty years, if not more. Here are a few things you'll want to keep in mind as you start researching mortgage lenders and buy your Colorado Springs home.

Do You Need a Mortgage Broker or Mortgage Lender?
There can be some wonderful benefits to working with a mortgage broker, versus trying to find a lender on your own. A broker can save you time by doing a majority of the work for you, by finding lenders. There are some drawbacks to it, though, and you want to be sure you&…

Stunning Home for Sale in Colorado Springs

Extraordinary Broadmoor Residence offering staggering City and Mountain views.  This home home for sale in Colorado Springs offers the perfect balance of elegant amenities and livability – perfect for entertaining large gatherings yet intimate enough to call HOME. Click HERE to tour this incredible home for sale in Colorado Springs. Situated on 1.18 acres at the base of Cheyenne Mountain, this home provides 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 3 car garage and over 7,000 square feet. Upon entering, you are drawn into the living room with panoramic city views featuring 15’ ceilings, wall-to-ceiling windows, inviting hearth, crown molding and accent ledges. The adjacent study boasts French doors, rich oak paneling, gas fireplace and distracting views. The elegantly appointed dining room adjoins the butler pantry. A Gourmet’s delight, the kitchen offers granite and Corian counters, cherry cabinets, Thermador gas range, pantry, planning desk and sunny dining nook. Enjoy entertaining on the patio, ga…

Easy Decorating Tips for Decorating Month!

Whether you are a new homeowner, or you're looking to sell a Colorado Springs home, decorating can improve the look and feel of your home. April is decorating month, and we want to show you that decorating your home can be as simple or complex as you want to make it. The Mike MacGuire team believes that when you're selling your home, a staged or decorated home can make all of the difference, and in many cases, you don't have to buy a bunch of new stuff, but just rearrange and declutter the things you have. Here are a few easy decorating tips you can utilize in your Colorado Springs home!

Create a Cozy Bedroom
Since the majority of your time in the bedroom is spent sleeping, don't be afraid to make your bed cozy with nice sheets, a warm blanket, and relaxing colors. In one short weekend, you can update your bed with fresh linens, embroidered pillow cases, and a new spring throw! You'll be amazed at how quickly this can transform your room and make it feel brand new. I…