Living in Colorado

Zoning in the Denver Metro area has been a hot topic the past few years with the real estate market booming. 

We have new developments going up daily and all of them have an effect on neighboring property values.  Should you know what zoning code your real property has? Yes!  You may be able to build a 2nd story to your home, or an ADU (accessory dwelling unit) or you may not be able to.  Depending on your particular properties zoning code your lot could be sold at a premium.

While your zoning isn’t necessarily unique in that others don’t share the same type, it is notable because yours could be different from your neighbors or the neighborhood across the street.  According to Investopedia “The presence of zoning restrictions can influence prices

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Don’t miss this opportunity to live in the popular community of Littleton Village with parks & green space in every direction!

This stunning, 2 year old custom townhouse is made for entertaining. After you pick veggies from the community garden, cook dinner on the SS appliances in the open concept kitchen while your friends mingle around the kitchen island. Let the kids & dogs play at the community playground & dog park. When the night is over, retire to your master suite with five piece bath & private balcony w/ mountain views. 2 more bedrooms & a full bath upstairs for family & guests. The 2 car garage provides tons of storage for cars & toys. If that wasn’t enough, this home includes a Ring video doorbell & Nest Thermostat. Close to major

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Welcome home to the heart of Capitol Hill!

This charming condo sits in the middle of one of Denver’s hottest neighborhoods. Enjoy the open concept living featuring hardwood floors + four large closets and a wood burning fireplace that is perfect to cozy up to on a winter night. Don’t miss the large master bedroom and bathroom that is perfect for a soak in the tub after a long day. This updated unit really has it all, a deeded parking spot, an HOA that includes high speed internet, fitness center, water, sewer, trash and heat. This is the perfect unit and location for people looking to live/work/play downtown!

Listed by Lisa Hoyer. For West + Main Homes. Please contact Lisa for current pricing + availability. 

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Fully remodeled home in popular Skyland neighborhood very close to the city and public transportation! 

This home is basically brand new: upgraded mechanical systems, stainless appliances, soft close cabinets and quartz countertops, new bathrooms with gorgeous tile work and fixtures, new landscaping, sprinkler system and fencing!  There is an enormous detached three car garage and two separate driveways for a total of 7 parking spots for an RV and all your favorite toys, and the home sits on a very quiet street in up and coming neighborhood within walking distance to the park and museums!  This is a fantastic opportunity for any buyer that wants to feel right at home in a cozy neighborhood while still maintaining proximity to downtown and all that

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When you step into this beautiful Province Center home, you immediately feel at home.

The vaulted ceilings in the large living room area provide a perfect space for entertaining that effortlessly transition into the gourmet kitchen. The fireplace in the living room is perfect for those cold winter nights, while the sun porch, the upstairs deck, and multiple seating areas outside are perfect for a summer day. Everyone will love the basketball court on the side of the backyard! Once you move upstairs, the master bedroom is large and perfect for relaxing with a 5 piece bathroom and a large walk-in closet. Head down to the basement for a perfect man cave or family room with built in surround sound and a wet bar and three egress windows! The roof was

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This delightful Ruby Hill ranch home is spacious while hosting a slew of modern updates!

The main level boasts a beautifully remodeled kitchen and bathroom while large enough to accommodate 3 full bedrooms. If the main level weren’t enough you’ll also enjoy a full basement featuring a huge living space ideal for a rumpus room or art studio. The basement also has a workshop, additional bathroom and non-conforming bedroom. Blocks from Huston Lake Park and a quick drive to Ruby Hill Park, take advantage of everything Ruby Hill and Athmar have to offer!

Listed by Jimmy Levy for West + Main Homes. Please contact Jimmy for current pricing + availability.

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Finally a rate that may make you some money!

We are to the letter Y in our vocabulary blog!  Only one more letter to go.  If you haven’t noticed in my previous blogs there are only a few places that I trust to get financial explanations on the internet.  Financial advice and execution is not the same for everyone, although everyone has an opinion on the matter.  The good news is that when you are only looking for the definition and application of said financial, real estate or mortgage term or concept it seems that Investopedia has taken the lead on good information.  This weeks topic is no different.  Actually, I think its my favorite explanation of an interesting topic: Yield Rate.  Do you know what it is? 

Investopedia wrote an awesome

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Mortgage rates dipped slightly to a nearly three-year low because of concern about a potential global economic slowdown and some weak home sale news.

According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average fell to 3.75 percent with an average 0.5 point. (Points are fees paid to a lender equal to 1 percent of the loan amount and are in addition to the interest rate.) It was 3.81 percent a week ago and 4.54 percent a year ago.

The 15-year fixed-rate average declined to 3.18 percent with an average 0.5 point. It was 3.23 percent a week ago and 4.02 percent a year ago. The five-year adjustable rate average dropped to 3.47 percent with an average 0.4 point. It was 3.48 percent a week ago and 3.87 percent a year ago.

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West + Main Open House Schedule July 26-28, 2019

Friday July 26

228 Inca Street, Denver
Happy Hour Open House 2pm-7pm

1460 S Bryant Street, Denver
12pm-2pm

Saturday July 27

12520 Bryant Street, Broomfield
12pm-2pm

3055 Richard Allen Court, Denver
12pm-3pm

13910 W 32nd Avenue, Golden
11am-2pm

1129 S Canosa Court, Denver
12pm-4pm

17082 W 85th Place, Arvada
12pm-2pm

1260 Gaylord Street, Denver
12pm-3pm

1460 S Bryant Street, Denver
10am-2pm

228 + 234 Inca Street, Denver
12pm-2pm

25068 E Maple Avenue, Aurora
1pm-4pm

6263 Vacquero Circle, Castle Pines
9am-1pm

522 E Dry Creek Place, Littleton
11am-2pm

Sunday July 28

1129 S Canosa Court, Denver
11am-3pm

17082 W 85th Place, Arvada
12pm-2pm

1260 Gaylord Street, Denver
12pm-3pm

8764 Pochard Place, Littleton
11am-1pm

546 Leona Drive, Denver
11am-2pm

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