Waldo Canyon Fire

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families who have been displaced by this event along with a HUGE THANK YOU to the fire fighters, police and military forces aiding our community during this tense time.     We have team members who have been displaced by this event.  Chuck and Helen, Dan and…

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Fannie Mae Expresses ‘Cautious Optimism’ for Housing Market

Fannie Mae Expresses ‘Cautious Optimism’ for Housing Market Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, June 21, 2012 Despite slowing economic growth, Fannie Mae says the housing market has “performed relatively well” as record affordability and low interest rates continue to bump up home sales. “Cautious optimism remains in place for continued gradual healing of the…

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Must See Attractions in Colorado Springs #4

You might think Downtown Colorado Springs is a sleepy little town, but there are lots of GREAT restaurants, shopping, parks and ART!  For the last 13 years downtown has become the venue to showcase works of art from artists around the country.  As a result of this event, Colorado Springs has purchased 50 works of…

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5 Biggest Mistake Home Buyers Make

5 Biggest Mistakes Home Buyers Make Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, June 20, 2012 Some home buyers fall for common pitfalls when purchasing a home. How can you help make sure your clients don’t fall for one? Credit.com recently featured some of the biggest mistakes home buyers often make. Their list included: 1. Trying…

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Vacation-Home Buyers are Back

Vacation-Home Buyers are Back Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, June 19, 2012 Real estate practitioners in vacation spots across the country say the market for second homes is picking up steam as buyers grow more confident given signs of growth in small businesses. The National Association of REALTORS® reports a 7 percent jump in…

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Home Building Picks Up in May

Home Building Picks Up in May Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, June 19, 2012 Groundbreaking for single-family homes edged up 3.2 percent in May, reaching its highest level since December, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday. Single-family construction is now up 26 percent from year ago levels, as the new-home market continues to inch toward…

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RELAY FOR LIFE 2012 – SUCCESS!!!

Thanks to all participants at last night’s Relay for Life event!  Barbara Low in our office remained the #1 fundraiser of the event helping make Team Weichert the #2 fundraising team!  A BIG thank you to everyone who donated and helped us support a noble cause!