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Global Luxury: A Look at Wealth

Posted by Shanna Shepherd on October 28, 2021 in  uncategorized
Luxury Real Estate has been seeing an expansion over the years. The impact of COVID is still strong in the market as people decide to look for their dream house as well as expand into second and third homes. Movement in the market has caused luxury properties to be in high demand. New groups of influence are on the rise and the definition of luxury is changing.  Real estate wealth is surging. This investment has seen a huge increase in dollar volume from 2019-2021. The wealthy have always considered real esta... read more
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August 2021 Development Update Steamboat Springs

Posted by Robert Yazbeck on September 20, 2021 in  uncategorized
West End Development Seeks to Provide Positive Solutions  The South and North Valley's of Routt County have long been growing, slowly and steadily, and so has the west end of town. But ever since the departure of the Curve Market grocery store in 2004, the West End of town has been patiently waiting for the moment of real growth and future potential. And finally, here in the third quarter of 2021, that moment is here. The brand new Sleeping Giant K-8 school opens this fall to the cheers of families an... read more
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Realtor vs For Sale By Owner: What To Do in Today’s Market

Posted by Blair West on September 13, 2021 in  uncategorized
Buyer demand is at its peak and sellers are in a great position to maximize profit. Rather than selling your property yourself, work with an experienced broker. This comes with many benefits all aimed at making sure you leverage the market to your greatest advantage. Price for the Home. According to the National Association of Realtors, using a realtor,  generally gets more money from the sale of a home. Many FSBOs use websites, like Zillow, to determine property value. Which results in overpricing or underpr... read more
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Buying your first home: 5 things to keep in mind

Posted by Gina Bonacci on August 30, 2021 in  uncategorized
The first time you start the home buying process, the logistics of making the purchase and getting a loan can become overwhelming. Making the right decisions takes preparation. Here are five things to keep in mind before buying your first home. 1) Know your financesGetting pre-approved for a loan can help you narrow down your house hunting and strengthen your bargaining position once you’ve found a home you want. It means that a lender has evaluated your finances and determined what you can afford in ter... read more
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Is Real Estate Still a Good Investment?

Posted by Vicki Jackson and Mike Shuttleworth on August 23, 2021 in  uncategorized
With prices of real estate going up daily, you may be asking yourself if real estate is still a good investment? Historically real estate has always been the “go to” financial investment for individuals that are looking for a strong investment that has little risk associated with it.  Let me explain, although no one can guarantee what home values or mortgage rates will be a year from now, the experts generally agree that  mortgage rates will go up and home prices will continue to rise, albeit ... read more
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