Garden City Real Estate News
Thursday Apr 9 | via The Boulder County Business Report
The number of homes sold in Weld, Larimer and Boulder counties along with their selling price increased in March, according to a report released Thursday. According to the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Report, 998 condominiums and single-family home were sold in Weld and Larimer counties in March, a 49 percent increase compared with the 670 that were sold in February and a 19 percent increase compared with the 840 that were sold in March of last year. Comment?
Feb 20, 2015 | via The Boulder County Business Report
The lack of homes for sale certainly is having a dramatic effect on the local real estate market, particularly in the lower price ranges. A lot of listings are stating that "highest and best offers" must be received by "Friday" and will be reviewed by "Saturday." Comment?
Feb 4, 2015 | via The Boulder County Business Report
The oil downturn could affect Weld County's residential real estate market to a greater extent than in other oil-producing counties in other states, according to a report from Wells Fargo & Co.' s economics group. Comment?
Oct 30, 2014 | via The Boulder County Business Report
High housing costs are locking thousands of young, college graduates and first-time Colorado homebuyers out of the market as wages stagnate and tuition loan payments rise. In Larimer and Weld counties, where the median home price is $241,750 and $210,000 respectively, some debt-burdened grads can afford homes providing they can come up with a 20 percent down payment and are willing to spend 43 percent of their income on a mortgage payment, according to a new report by RealtyTrac. Comment?
Oct 16, 2014 | via Greeley Tribune
While the oil and gas industry grows on the eastern plains of Weld County, its workers are snatching up housing in and around Greeley. And builders, the few local ones left from the Great Recession, are starting to count on the steady stream of industry workers buying up new homes. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via Business Journal
Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman announced Tuesday that $1 million collected from the National Mortgage Settlement would go to the Rose Andom Center, a joint effort by community organizations and government agencies to help domestic violence victims. The grant money, given this week in honor of National Crime Victims' Rights week, comes from a $25 billion agreement with the nation's five largest mortgage servicers to address mortgage loan servicing and foreclosure abuses. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV
If you are looking to sell your home but don't want to spend a fortune in realtor fees, John Vizzi, owner of Colorado Flat Fee Realty , has over 35 years of experience. His understanding of the market and negotiating skills can help sell your home fast and for a flat fee, saving you thousands of dollars. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Business Journal
Colorado is in the middle of the U.S. pack when it comes to foreclosure filings in March, according to RealtyTrac's monthly foreclosure report. It's not a bad place to be, said Daren Blomquist , vice president at RealtyTrac , an Irvine, California-based private marketer of foreclosure properties. Comment?
Sunday Apr 12 | via ReporterHerald.com
As she has done for the past 35 years, Donna Boone was busy cutting hair at her small but popular beauty shop on Main Street. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 7 | via Daily Camera
Home prices rose faster in February in Colorado than in any other state, according a report Tuesday from CoreLogic, a California firm that tracks housing trends. Colorado home prices, including distressed sales, rose by 9.8 percent between February 2014 and February 2015, according to the CoreLogic HomePrice Index. Comment?
18 min ago | via News Max
The U.S. Justice Department sued Quicken Loans this week, accusing the lender of filing false claims on government-insured mortgages. The complaint, filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on Thursday, said the company improperly originated and underwrote mortgages insured by the Federal Housing Administration, Reuters reported. Comment?
24 min ago | via The Arizona Republic
Dual agent must fairly represent home's value A dual agent must fairly represent a home's value to the buyer and seller. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1GrVRJT Question: Both of us retired from our jobs in Chicago and decided to move to east Mesa where my husband's sister lives. Comment?
25 min ago | via The Arizona Republic
Prices ticked up last month but could start climbing faster if buyer demand outpaces the supply of houses for sale in the Valley. Phoenix-area home sales up 39% in March PHOENIX -- Prices ticked up last month but could start climbing faster if buyer demand outpaces the supply of houses for sale in the Valley. Comment?
28 min ago | via Milwaukee Courier Online
In order to secure a house mortgage, car loan, or apply for a credit card or even a cellphone contract, one must have a satisfactory credit score. Individual credit scores play an important role in calculating financial risk for the lending organization. Comment?
28 min ago | via Milwaukee Courier Online
Homeownership has widely been known as part of the American dream. There comes a time when adults need to make one of the biggest financial decisions of their life: whether to continue renting or to buy a home. Comment?
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