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How Big Business Can Impact Neighborhoods
Posted on 02/17/2020
How Big Business Can Impact Neighborhoods
Image by F. Muhammad from Pixabay Several years ago in an upscale comedy club located in a relatively downscale Los Angeles neighborhood, the owner gave an impassioned speech about how gentrification was affecting the Hispanic culture that once thrived there. The overlying, tear-filled message was that nothing could be done to preserve the integrity of her home and...
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Adding Natural Light to Your Home
Posted on 02/10/2020
Adding Natural Light to Your Home
Image by PlusONE from Shutterstock The presence of natural light inside of your living space can have a tremendous impact on how you feel in your home. If you're interested in introducing more daylight into your space consider installing a skylight or light tube. What are skylights? A traditional skylight is a window set into the roof of...
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Interior Design Trends for 2020
Posted on 02/03/2020
Interior Design Trends for 2020
Photo by Emre Can from Pexels The start of the new year means it’s time to focus on the latest interior design trends for luxury homes. Being familiar with these trends can help you determine what changes to make to your home if you’re planning to spruce it up. The following are some of the interior design trends...
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Sources of Funding for Home Buyers
Posted on 01/27/2020
Sources of Funding for Home Buyers
Photo by TheDigitalWay via Pixabay Looking to buy your first home? Unless you have a couple hundred thousand in the bank, a rich family member or a winning lottery ticket, you’re going to have to borrow money. TV ads suggest it’s as easy as clicking your phone, and in some cases it might be, but you should know...
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Applying for Your First Mortgage
Posted on 01/20/2020
Applying for Your First Mortgage
While buying a home is a huge decision that should entail a lot of planning and preparation, applying for a mortgage can be surprisingly easy. Just like with other lenders and creditors, a mortgage lender will want to know that letting you borrow money will be a safe investment. Applying for a mortgage is all about ensuring just that....
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Video Tour  - 1510 E 10th Avenue #7W, Denver, CO 80218
Posted on 01/14/2020
Video Tour - 1510 E 10th Avenue #7W, Denver, CO 80218
7W Cheesman Gardens is every inch a special masterpiece of historic and urban living. The 7th-floor panoramic views of the front range mountains and city are unparalleled. It is the ultimate renovation – a perfect blend of classic wood appointments and contemporary details. Brilliant white princess granite counter-tops, Carrera marble baths, and marble slab fireplace leave lasting impressions in this 2400 sq. ft. maintenance-free, secure, residence. Hand-cut basket-weave travertine; hardwood plank floors, master suite w/radiant floor heating, 20" baseboards, custom closets, and solid...
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1510 E 10th Avenue #7W, Denver, CO 80218 is now new to the market!
Posted on 01/14/2020
1510 E 10th Avenue #7W, Denver, CO 80218 is now new to the market!
7W Cheesman Gardens is every inch a special masterpiece of historic and urban living. The 7th-floor panoramic views of the front range mountains and city are unparalleled. It is the ultimate renovation – a perfect blend of classic wood appointments and contemporary details. Brilliant white princess granite counter-tops, Carrera marble baths, and marble slab fireplace leave lasting impressions in this 2400 sq. ft. maintenance-free, secure, residence. Hand-cut basket-weave travertine; hardwood plank floors, master suite w/radiant floor heating, 20" baseboards, custom closets, and solid...
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3 Reasons to Perform Renovations Before You List Your Home
Posted on 01/13/2020
3 Reasons to Perform Renovations Before You List Your Home
If you intend to list your residence in the near future, you may want to complete various property renovations. In fact, there are many reasons to perform home renovations before you add your house to the real estate market, and these reasons include: 1. You can revamp the look and feel of your home. If your home has a...
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Why An Offer Letter Is A Good Idea
Posted on 01/06/2020
Why An Offer Letter Is A Good Idea
If a seller is motivated and your offer is the only one that comes in on a home for sale, you may have an easy time getting the home of your dreams. If there are multiple offers on a property, it’s a different story. If there’s competition, it’s simple math that your odds in favor of you getting the...
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To Improve Your Home, or Not to Improve
Posted on 12/30/2019
To Improve Your Home, or Not to Improve
Photo by Rudy and Peter Skitterians via PixabayWhen you’re prepping your home to sell, your “to do” list can get quite long, quite quickly. Which projects do you really need to tackle before listing, and which are best left undone? Talking to your real estate agent is a good first step, but this guide will also give you...
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3 Simple Ways to Reduce Clutter before a Showing
Posted on 12/23/2019
3 Simple Ways to Reduce Clutter before a Showing
Photo by Monkey Business Images via Shutterstock It’s easy for a home to get out of hand with all the things that come through the door every week. Here are a few tips for keeping up with the never-ending clutter that enters your home. Create a Shoe Station Set up a location at each entry door for family...
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What Factors Come Into Play When Choosing a Luxury Penthouse ?
Posted on 12/16/2019
What Factors Come Into Play When Choosing a Luxury Penthouse ?
Photo by Steven Buissinne via Pixabay Buying a luxury penthouse isn’t just about finding one perfect thing about it. Several other factors come into play when deciding where you might live for many years. If everything isn’t just right, you may end up with buyer’s remorse. Buying a penthouse is different from buying a house in that you...
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