Beautiful Loveland Home in Sought After Blackbird Knolls

This beautiful two story four bedroom home sits in the wonderful friendly neighborhood of Blackbird Knolls. The home has a spacious open feel, efficient kitchen with stainless steel appliances, beautiful hardwood flooring, and a large back yard with an extensive play area. Nearby one will find a great park and biking and walking trails. To top it all off Bodecker Lake is nearby to enjoy fishing, kayaking and paddle boarding! All neighborhood schools are minutes away, including the popular Loveland Classical School. It is MOVE IN READY!!  For more information or a showing please contact us. See the Virtual Tour
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What to Do in Northern Colorado in July 2018

Check out what is going on in Northern Colorado in July!   July 4th – 4th of July Community Celebration: Fort Collins “The Fort Collins 2018 4th of July celebration begins with a traditional Independence Day parade at 10:00 a.m. The parade will travel west on Mountain Avenue, beginning at Meldrum Street and ending at Jackson Avenue. Please note that there will be street closures in the area of the parade and parking may be limited in some areas. In the evening, the celebration continues at City Park with live music and fireworks. Local bands will perform from 4:15 p.m.
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Unique 10 Acre Property with Custom Built Home West of Loveland

Set magnificently in the foothills west of Loveland, this 10 acre property offers a custom built bi-level with walk-out lower area. It has wonderful foothill views from all windows and outside the home there are several wonderful areas to relax and enjoy the sunrises and sunsets — including a hot tub for star gazing in the darkness of a rural setting. Upon entering the home you are greeted by a unique oak staircase.  It has an open floor plan; wrap-around deck; 2 brick fireplaces; large newly remodeled country kitchen with new cabinetry, awesome stainless steel appliances and a high end
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The Stock Market Vs Real Estate in Northern Colorado

The stock market has given me indigestion over the last several years. In 2008 when we had the worst economy that we have seen in our lives,  the market crashed and small local and large national banks went out of business.  What did real estate do during that time? Prices dropped 2.2% nationally and were more or less stable locally for single-family homes. Earlier this year in February, the Dow Jones dropped about 4% in one day – one never knows day to day what it will be doing in the next 24 hours. Real estate prices in Northern Colorado
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Northern Colorado Events May 2018

May is shaping up to be quite a month!   May 5th – Estes Park Rotary Duck Race Festival “Join the fun in Estes Park for the 30th Annual Estes Park Rotary Duck Race Festival on Saturday, May 5, 2018. We will launch thousands of yellow rubber ducks at 1 p.m., but the fun will begin at 8:30 a.m. with a Duck Waddle Fun Run and continue at 10 a.m. with a park full of activities and food for families. For a donation of $20 to the charity you select on our Duck Race Adoption Form, you will have the
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NoCo Housing Market-Rising Prices and Shrinking Inventory

Buying a home in Colorado is without a doubt a great investment. Colorado ranks sixth in home price appreciation in the U.S. for 2017  with an annual appreciation of 9.76 percent (and a 59 percent increase over the last five years). That rate of return is a tremendous way to watch your money grow. However, buying a home can be a daunting task under current market conditions for buyers. Lack of inventory is a serious constraint on sales volume in all NoCo Markets. Here is what we are facing according to the Multiple Listing Service Summary Reports: Ft Collins Number
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What to Do in Northern Colorado this April

March 30th-April 7th: Boulder Arts Week “The 5th annual Boulder Arts Week will take place on March 30 to April 7, 2018, at venues throughout the city. Celebrating Boulder Artists, the Week is Boulder’s only large-scale, inclusive celebration of our community’s vibrant arts and cultural offerings, promoting and celebrating our city’s thriving creativity. Join us to celebrate the city’s excellent artists and arts and culture offerings such as art walks, First Fridays, exhibitions, performances, dance, music, theater, public art, artist demonstrations, lectures, readings, and workshops.” Learn More about Boulder Arts Week April 7th: Greeley Beer & Spirits Festival “The 4th
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What to Do in Northern Colorado in March 2018

March 3rd: Polar Plunge – Boulder “Take the plunge to support over 23,000 Colorado athletes with intellectual disabilities.  Participants commit to fundraising a minimum of $75 ($50 for students/athletes) to secure their place in the Boulder Reservoir Polar Plunge. Just a short time in the cold for a lifetime of opportunities for Special Olympics Colorado athletes!” Learn More about the Polar Plunge   March 8th: WWI Film Series: Wonder Woman – Longmont “Diana, princess of the Amazons, is trained to be an unconquerable warrior and raised on a sheltered island paradise. When a pilot crashes on their shores and tells
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What to Do in Northern Colorado in February 2018

February 1st-3rd: Bobby Collins: Fort Collins “Bobby Collins’ heartfelt humor engages audiences with a clever blend of characterizations and hilarious observations that everyone can relate to. He takes the funny business very seriously. Over the years, he has hosted VH-1′s “Stand Up Spotlight”, toured with Cher, Julio Iglesias, Dolly Parton and Tony Bennett, among others, and been nominated for a CableACE Award. He has produced five CD’s, three DVD, and one book.” Learn More & Get Tickets for Bobby Collins February 1st-15th: Winter Olympics Film Series: Longmont “While the world is going Olympics-crazy, the Museum helps you prepare by showing
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What to Do in Northern Colorado this January

January 4th-7th – Winter Wonderlights: Loveland “Loveland’s new Winter Wonderlights is a walkable holiday lighting attraction situated in the award-winning Chapungu Sculpture Park at Centerra. Guests will be mesmerized as they stroll through the sculpture park, which has been transformed for the holidays. Each night, enjoy holiday string lights, twinkling bulbs, LED mappable snowflakes, illuminated African stone sculptures and 30-minute music and light shows every night starting at 5:30 p.m.” Learn More about Winter Wonderlights January 13th – Lafayette Oatmeal Festival “22nd Annual Lafayette Oatmeal Festival is a popular family event focusing on healthy lifestyle.   A unique festival including an Oatmeal Breakfast, 5K Walk/Run and NEW
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