How to Not Regret the Paint Color You Choose

How to Not Regret the Paint Color You Choose By: Lisa Kaplan Gordon Published: February 10, 2014 The secret? It’s all about the lighting. Here’s how to get it right. Well that was a total waste. That Robin’s Egg Blue you picked for your entryway now looks like the color of that (really cheap) beach … Read More

Leaf Removal Equipment: 4 Tools To Get the Job Done Fast

Too many leaves can ruin your lawn in spring. Try these tools to banish them. Just for fun, take an inventory of all the leaf removal tools cluttering your garage. Bet you’ve got a half-dozen rakes of different sizes and materials, maybe a blower or two in various states of repair, and maybe even some … Read More

Home buying myths about mortgages

Think you’re not ready to unlock home ownership yet? That the financial hurdles are too high? You may be short-changing yourself. Many of the things renters believe about home-buying are myths. Here’s the real deal. Myth: I Have to Put Down 20%. 🙁 Saving 20% of the price of a home in many places isn’t just a … Read More

Secrets for a stress free purchase

Lay the groundwork. Collect financial docs, such as bank statements, tax returns, pay stubs, etc. and avoid big purchases until you’ve met with a mortgage professional. Adding to your monthly payments can affect your ability to get a loan. If you can, start saving as early as possible to ensure you have adequate funds for … Read More

Happy Labor Day Weekend!

USA Labor Day is a federal holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to our amazing country. Land of the free, home of the brave! Did you know Canada’s Labour Day is also celebrated on the first Monday of September? Having Saturday, Sunday, and Monday off, … Read More

5 Must-Do Day Hikes in Northern Colorado

5 Must-Do Day Hikes in Northern Colorado With kids back in school and a little more free time, why not take a little trip up to the mountains for a morning hike? Fort Collins is a proud gateway to the Rocky Mountains: positioned right up against the Front Range and just 45 minutes from Rocky Mountain … Read More

9 Real Estate Photo Errors to Avoid

9 Real Estate Photo Errors to Avoid Let’s face it: Every listing isn’t going to be a gorgeous manor on a picturesque hillside. That’s where a good feature real estate photo can make a big difference. By following a few basic tips, you can enhance any home’s strong suits and minimize weaknesses. Make sure to … Read More