Showing posts from May, 2018

Top 5 Tips On Making The Most Out Of Living In Colorado Springs!

Colorado Springs is a great place to live for many reasons and we don't just think so, it was ranked #11 as one of the Best Places to Live by US News in the US.  As a Colorado Springs native, I take great pride in presenting our beautiful city to newcomers.  Whether you are relocating to Colorado Springs from another state, overseas or across town, I can make your move a great experience.  We love where we live and believe you should too!  As your Colorado Springs real estate agent, here are a few tips on making the most out of living in Colorado Springsthat will show you why we fell in love with the place we call home.   

1. Enjoy Our Mile-High Views! Colorado Springs is home to some of the most breathtaking views. Pike's Peak is an attraction people come from all over to visit.  This amazing mountain can be seen for miles and makes an amazing backdrop for any homeowner.  Colorado Springs has many scenic drive routes to cruise and see all the breathtaking views.  These scenic …

Beautiful Home for Sale in Colorado Springs

Stunning Pine Creek home for sale in Colorado Springs offering premium location with Pikes Peak views on a cul-de-sac, backing to Pine Creek Golf Course. Click HERE to tour this home for sale in Colorado Springs. Be greeted by a stunning 2-story foyer and extensive hardwood floors that lead through archways to the formal living room. The dining room is elegantly appointed with butler’s pantry and chair-rail. The great room boasts soaring ceilings, wall of cascading windows that overlook the golf course and cozy gas fireplace. A gourmet’s delight, the recently remodeled kitchen offers quartz counters, subway tile backsplash, center island with gas stove, stainless appliances, pantry, planning desk & dining nook. Walk out to the expansive composite deck overlooking the private back yard. French doors lead to the main level study which is a perfectly positioned work space. Unwind in the master retreat with sitting area, fireplace, luxurious 5pc bathroom with jetted tub and his and h…

Move in Ready Condo for Sale in Colorado Springs

Move-in ready 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom Condo for Sale in Colorado Springs offering maintenance free living in Rockrimmon. Click HERE to tour this condo for Sale in Colorado Springs. The kitchen overlooks the living & dining rooms featuring a bright, open floor plan. The kitchen provides ample cabinets, all appliances and breakfast bar. Unwind in the cozy living room boasting a stone fireplace. Enjoy summer evenings on the covered deck. The master suite offers a walk-in closet, adjoining full bath and Pikes Peak views. The spacious secondary bedroom has a large closet. Situated in a quiet corner of the community, the complex has a pool and hot tub. This condo provides one car port with a storage unit (only 8 storage units in complex). This sought-after Northwest location is nestled in the foothills with award winning District 20 schools, hiking, shopping, dining and I-25 just moments away.

Colorado Springs Military Relocation Checklist-Part 2

Last week, we started our moving checklist when faced with Military relocation to Colorado Springs.  This week we will wrap up the checklist from 30 days before move day through moving day.  We know the challenges involved with military relocation and our real estate agents in Colorado Springs are here to help. Our Colorado Springs real estate agents specialize in giving military families peace of mind during this stressful time.  Our team will work diligently to provide a professional, smooth and supportive real estate transaction for military personnel and their families relocating to the Colorado Springs area.  Being as prepared as possible during the moving process will help with the overall relocation.  Read below for part two of our military relocation checklist. 
RELOCATION READINESS-PREARRIVAL CHECKLIST30 DAYS OUT TO PCS-CLEAN OUT Plants don't travel well. Give them to your friends as "thank you" giftsHave a going-away party for yourself and friendsHave another goi…

Stunning Home for Sale in Colorado Springs

Elegantly appointed Tuscan home for sale in Colorado Springs inspired Villa nestled in the foothills of Peregrine Valley. Click HERE to tour this beautiful home for sale in Colorado Springs. This stand-alone La Bellezza home offers the best location and privacy in the community, backing to the Bluffs with Foothill views. This inviting home boasts luxurious indoor and outdoor living space, 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and over 4300 SF. The great room overlooks the kitchen and dining areas, making a perfect flow for entertaining. The gourmet kitchen showcases granite slab counters, stainless appliances, center island and adjoining dining nook. The main level features a spacious bedroom, bathroom and laundry. Unwind in the master retreat with walk-in closet and 5-piece bathroom. A spacious secondary bedroom with en-suite bathroom and walk-in closet complete the upper level. The finished basement provides a large family room, wet bar, recreational area (that is currently being used as a studi…

Colorado Springs Military Relocation Checklist- Part 1

Military relocation to Colorado Springs can have its challenges. Distances are vast, and time is of the essence.  Our team understands that the 10-day window before reporting for duty at the new assignment is crucial to relocation.  Our Colorado Springs real estate agents specialize in giving military families peace of mind during this stressful time.  Our team will work diligently to provide a professional, smooth and supportive real estate transaction for military personnel and their families relocating to the Colorado Springs area.  Being as prepared as possible during the moving process will help with the overall relocation.  Check out our part one of our military relocation checklist series to help during the moving process.   
RELOCATION READINESS-PREARRIVAL CHECKLIST60-90 DAYS OUT TO PCS Vehicle RegistrationPrepare a financial statement which includes your assets (income, property, and savings) and your liabilities (mortgage, loans, and credit card balances)Prepare your house to…

Buying The Right Retirement Home!

You are in the next chapter of your life which is an exciting time.  Retirement means these are the years you can relax and enjoy all your favorite hobbies.  Your current home may have a lot of memories, but it won't meet your needs as you age.  Finding a retirement home has different criteria than when you purchased your first home with a growing family.  Size, location, layout and other factors become extremely important.  You will want to find a home that is right for you now and as you age.  When deciding what home is right for you, calling one of our experienced Colorado Springs real estate agents is your first step in the home buying process.  If you are in the market to buy a retirement home in Colorado Springs, read our list of items to consider.
Consider The Following When Buying Your Colorado Springs Home To Retire InPick The Right Location-You are at a point in your life you can enjoy all your favorite hobbies.  Make a list of must-haves and start from there when decidin…

7 Issues You Could Face When Selling Your Home Without a Real Estate Agent

Selling your Colorado Springs home is a process many homeowners dread.  Your goal as a homeowner is to sell quickly and make as much money as possible.  Selling your home without a real estate agent may seem like the best option but in reality, it could end up costing you more than you bargained for.  Our world is changing fast and that included how we buy and sell products.  The internet has made selling your home possible without an agent, but it doesn't mean it is the best option.  Sites such as Zillow, Craigslist, and social media, have all been resources to make it possible to get your message out that your home is for sale. Social channels like Pinterest is a great idea generator for many "Do It Yourself" people. Trying to learn how to sell your home, look it up and you will find endless tools to show you how to "SAVE" money and do it yourself.  With YouTube, you can watch videos to see exactly how to sell your home from start to finish. We can go into ma…