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3430 Kissing Camels DR * SOLD in 6 Days!
Property Description Charming Rancher on the Most Desired Lot in the Community * Almost One Full Acre * Expansive Great Room lends a wall of windows to Garden of the Gods and Extreme Pikes Peak Viewing * Backing to the Kissing Camels Golf Course, this luxury residence is Fantastic * Real Stone accenting on both exterior & Interior * Architectural beauty, ready for your immediate attention * Main Level living, make your move today! Learn more about this property here Gallery … [Read more...]
Should You Be LOCKING Your Loans?
Should you lock in the interest rate on your mortgage? A couple of things to consider: 1. While I am confident that the Debt Ceiling Debate will be settled (whether it’s for six months or a year), my greater concern is the growing belief that the ratings agencies are looking at downgrading our government’s bonds from our AAA status. By lowering the credit rating of the bonds being presented to the market, the confidence of those who buy our bonds will be shaken. In order to overcome the … [Read more...]
Low Home Prices Mean It’s Cheaper To Buy Than To Rent In Many Cities
As the national real estate slump deepens, home prices in many cities have crossed a worrisome milestone. It’s cheaper to buy a home than to rent onein 74 percent of the country’s largest 50 cities, according to the real estate site Trulia — findings that confirm the national epidemic of depressed housing prices remains in full swing. Trulia’s research, which compared the median list price and median rent for two-bedroom apartments, condos and townhomes in America’s 50 largest cities, found … [Read more...]
Short Sales: A Dignified Solution for Many Families
I am truly excited that the banks are beginning to see that a short sale in many cases is a good alternative to foreclosing on a property. It makes more sense to sell the property at a higher price. At the same time, the banks are creating less vacant REOs (foreclosures owned by banks) which have blighted neighborhoods and negatively impacted surrounding house values for the last several years It is also satisfying that so many of my fellow real estate professionals are taking the time to get … [Read more...]