Zillows Zestimate and Pricing Your Pueblo Home

If you have been looking at Pueblo homes for sale online for very long you no doubt have come across Zillow.com Zestimate®,  pronounced (ZEST-ti-met). The Zestimate® home valuation is Zillow’s estimated market value, computed using a proprietary formula. It is not an appraisal. It is a starting point in determining a home’s value. The Zestimate […]

2016 Home Buyer Education Class Schedule

  Owning a home is still the American dream and the US Government in cooperation through programs like CHFA (Colorado Housing Authority and Finance Authority) have helped over 84,000 Coloradoans achieve home ownership since 1974. First time home buyers that are looking for down payment assistance must attend a first time home buyers education class […]

Finding the Right Remodel Project for Your Pueblo Home

Back in the beginning of 2015 I put together a brochure that I give to prospective sellers entitled “6 Remodeling Projects That Make Financial Sense.” You can download the brochure by clicking here. Often times potential home sellers will try and weigh the cost/benefit analysis of doing improvements or upgrades before they list their home […]

Customer Satisfaction I’ll Take Honesty any Day

This buyer satisfaction comes from a client that I represented in the purchase of a home which co-incidentally I also was the listing agent for the home. This type of transaction can potentially cause ethical issues for me as a real estate agent. If one of the parties to the transaction thinks they have been […]

Eiler Heights Superfund and Pueblo Real Estate

Colorado Smelter Added to the National Priorities List On December 11, 2014, EPA added the former Colorado Smelter to the National Priorities List (NPL) of Superfund sites. Superfund is the federal program that investigates and cleans up the most complex, uncontrolled or abandoned hazardous waste sites to protect public health and the environment. EPA and […]

Things to Consider When Offering a Low Price

The Pueblo real estate marketplace is hot right now. There are more buyers than homes for sale. In July 48% of all homes sold in Pueblo County did so within 30 days, that’s how quickly good homes are selling. I tell my sellers if the house is priced correctly and in decent shape it will […]