Monthly Archives: October 2007

Colorado Springs Mortgage Insight – Help For Home Buyers With No Credit Score

Forward: the Colorado Springs Mortgage Insight is a monthly series of mortgage articles written by local mortgage experts exclusively for our readers, here on Colorado Springs Real Estate Connection.     Colorado Springs Mortgage Insight – Help For Buyers With No … Continue reading

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‘Springs Realty Scoop Is Moving …

I am phasing out this WordPress platform in favor of my new RSSPieces.com custom blog site. For a short time, I will be posting a few “lead-in” posts, here, but eventually all posts will be solely at my new site. … Continue reading

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Colorado Springs Neighborhoods: Kissing Camels

The one place in Colorado Springs where custom home prices can reach almost $2 Million Dollars … Kissing Camels. Located in the western part of Colorado Springs, Kissing Camels is a manned and gated community that overlooks Garden of the … Continue reading

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How to Read a Colorado Springs Real Estate MLS Sheet – Part 3: Exterior Amenities

The exterior amenities section of the MLS sheet contain information on the type of house it is, how it was built, as well as garage information and foundation. The first part deals with the GARAGE: Garage # = How many … Continue reading

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Dispelling 3 Housing Market Media Myths – Myth #3: “I Cannot Sell My Home in This Market” (A Tale of Two Markets)

Now is ALWAYS the time to sell … if you need to sell. We do not always have control over life – do we EVER, really? We get relocated. We get downsized. We get outsourced. Our kids move out. Our … Continue reading

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Dispelling Housing Market Media Myths – Myth #2: We are in a Down Market

The Media loves drama and loves to play on words (semantics) to get the BEST LARGEST reaction possible. We all know this, but then we all wind up getting sucked into the vortex of “Oh no! Did you hear what … Continue reading

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Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Report – September 2007

Here is a snapshot of the Colorado Springs Real Estate Market for September, 2007. Average Days on Market (DOM): 84 days Average Sale Price (SP): $292,194 List Price to Sale Price Ratio (LP/SP): 97.09% In September 2007: 751 homes went … Continue reading

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