Blake Team Blog

When selling your home, you have two options. You can either 1) work with a professional realtor or, 2) go the For Sale By Owner (FSBO) route. In order to make a smart decision prior to listing your property, you need to have all the facts. Today’s post will highlight the key differences between selling… Read more »

As a first-time home buyer, you’ve got a lot of questions. If you’re like most people, your primary concern has to do with how to go about financing your new home. How the heck do you go about getting a home loan in the Denver area, anyway? Well, the first and smartest thing you do… Read more »

Neighborhood Spotlight: The Arvada Area

There’s a lot to love about Denver, Colorado, and the real estate market is booming as a growing number of people are realizing what a great place it is to live. With numerous vibrant communities and neighborhoods in the greater metropolitan area, there’s a perfect spot for just about everyone to settle down. One of… Read more »

Interested in Selling? Click Here to Receive More Information Interested in Buying? Search All Homes for Sale on the Denver MLS   When taking a close look at the latest Denver market statistics, we’re seeing a continuation of all of the same trends we’ve seen in over the past couple of months. Month over month,… Read more »

When a prospective buyer walks into your home, every detail is important – including the floors. In fact, your choice of flooring can speak to buyers in a big way. The type of materials used and the style you’ve chosen can set the tone for a new homeowner’s lifestyle and inspire prospects to make a… Read more »

Order Your Pie or Donate   It’s my favorite time of year: turkey time. And this year, dessert is on us. That’s right—we’re giving away free pies this Thanksgiving to thank you for your support. The choice between apple, pumpkin, and pecan is yours. Let us know what you’d like, and we’ll take care of… Read more »

When looking for a great place to live, Castle Pines, Colorado should be at the top of your list. Earlier this year, Colorado was listed as one of the Top 10 states to live in, and Castle Pines was ranked as the 2nd best place in Colorado to raise a family. As soon as you… Read more »

Home ownership is the American Dream and realizing that dream with the person you love makes the deal even sweeter. As the Denver housing market continues to boom, a growing number of couples are making the decision to buy a home together. Whether married or not, serious and committed partners can truly benefit from entering… Read more »

10 STEPS TO BECOMING A FIRST-TIME BUYER

Step 1: Hire a Realtor Don’t make the rookie mistake of believing you can go it alone. The home-buying process is very involved and trying to navigate the Denver real estate market as a newbie could cause you to lose out on the home of your dreams or to go well over your budget. Look… Read more »

You already know that Denver’s real estate marketing is booming and that you want to make your home in the greater Denver area. What you don’t know is how, exactly, you’re going to track down your dream home. Attempting to buy a home on your own is far too overwhelming, time-consuming, and complicated, so you’ll need to… Read more »