March/April Real Estate Update

New Listings

4805 West 28th Avenue

Featured in the photograph above, this remarkable ranch home is like none other!   Due to its well-designed layout, terrific lot and high-end upgrades, this home is a stand out.  Situated a stone's throw from Sloan's Lake, this house boasts unbelievable renovations, including a new addition that creates a spacious third bedroom and attached bath.  Attention to detail is apparent; including new molding, fresh paint, updated hardware, light fixtures and spectacular landscaping.  This home has it all.

389 East Bayaud Avenue

Built in the Rowhome style, 389 E Bayaud has a classic exterior facade with a modern interior. The unique townhome layout features a central stairwell below a large skylight which fills each room with natural sunlight.  Upgrades like hardwood floors, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances are outdone only by the balcony and large rooftop deck with stunning mountain views. Southern exposure allows for use of the roofdeck almost year round.  This home is a rare find in West Wash Park and is sure to please even the most discerning buyer!

Click here for an experiential video of the home!

Colorado Update

Denver, Boulder and Colorado Springs remain some of the hottest markets in the country according to Realtor.Com.  We've witnessed fast changes to how brokers are handling the market and negotiating contracts for their Clients.  Almost every price range is seeing incredible momentum.  Although many Buyers are experiencing the frustration of writing more than one offer to get a house, the good news is that the number of listings is starting to increase - the change we've been waiting for!  See chart below (pulled from the MLS statistics archive).

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Additionally, as expected, the price increases have come along with the demand for new inventory.  The average sold price across the MLS has gone up significantly Year over Year.

 

Local Reminders

The Long-awaited light rail to the airport, "Train to the Plane" is still slated to open on April 22nd.  Here are the Details.

Street Sweeping Begins April 1st!

The City of Denver has expanded their Composting Program across the city.  Click Here to see if your home qualifies for this new service.

Excel Energy has proposed changes to charging their customers, including new solar customers.  If you're considering adding Solar Panels to your home, read here.

Best Places to Live

The US News and World Report released its latest report on the top 100 best places to live in the United States.  Many polls come out on this topic annually, but we liked this one as it was a far more comprehensive survey to address all facets of life in a city.  We also really liked that Denver is their Number One choice!  Click here to see how other cities your friends and family live in may have fared!