Moving is considered one of the major stressors anyone can experience in a lifetime. As a matter of fact, studies have shown that moving to another location is apparently more stressful than breakups or divorce. This is primarily because you are eliminating the life and routines you are used to by transitioning to a new […]
There are several different types of Real Estate Taxes. However, I do think when someone asks the question “Are Real Estate Taxes the same as Property Taxes?” They are correct in what they are assuming. It is better answered this way….Property Taxes are Real Estate Taxes.
Patio Homes are built in a community of homes that can be attached through shared walls or individual detached houses. The exterior maintenance, landscaping, trash, snow removal, exterior insurance, common grounds, and common water are all provided through a Homeowners Association (HOA) fees. We will tell you who typically purchases Patio Homes, the difference between […]
Have you ever wondered or asked “what does a realtor do for a buyer?” I have asked this many times myself. So let’s dissect it. Our first priority is helping you find a home, but before we can start searching we have to know what you are pre-qualified for. A lender will approve you for […]
The new Property Search tool that Acquire Homes, Inc. has added to their website is a great tool when finding homes for sale in Colorado Springs.
Why should someone in Colorado Springs or someone who is relocating to Colorado Springs want to use Acquire to purchase a home for sale? The answer is very simple: We know the area. We are not just new transplants to Colorado Springs who decided to get a real estate license. Some of us were raised […]
We are now ending our 5th year after the real estate crash. It is increasingly becoming more difficult to find and locate “Bank Owned” homes in Colorado Springs. There are several reasons for this: 1) The amount of foreclosures have dropped. 2) Shadow inventory is being sold. 3) Banks are not disclosing “Bank Owned” homes […]
Looking for homes for sale in Colorado Springs is a pretty easy task, there are thousands of them. However, identifying the good deal is not as easy. There are different types of sellers out there: 1) Sellers who don’t need to sell and want to test the market to see if they can get a […]
The Benefits of Owning a Home by Carla Hill We all know the social benefits of owning a home. Homeownership gives family stability, creates lower high school dropout rates, and of course gives the opportunity to create meaningful and lasting relationships. In addition to these great pluses, owning a home can be your largest financial […]