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Oct Newsletter 2

Recent surveys and informal chats with our fellow REALTORS® give us a very strong indication of the concerns most consumers have regarding real estate. This month, we offer you a few questions, and a few answers: 1.  Are home values approaching a new bubble or will prices continue to appreciate? Rather than consulting our slightly […]

Denver Market Update for October, 2014

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Properties priced under $800K are still in a sellers or extreme sellers market, with $200-$300K being the sweet spot in pricing in Metro Denver. Sellers in all Denver Counties are enjoying a strong sellers market. The decline in sales under $200K is simply a story of increasing prices and little desirable inventory under $200K It […]

Denver Real Estate Market Graphs for October, 2013

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Over 1/2 of all homes priced under $400K are selling in every 30 day period. As the year draws toward a close, the days on market are increasing slightly, but no where near a buyers market. The Average Sold price is holding steady, but expect a normal decline in January. Active inventory exceeded 2012 for […]

Denver Real Estate Market Graphs for August, 2013

Denver Band Chart

Remains a sellers market below $800,000 The Average price has begun the normal seasonal decline, but the decline is minimal to date. Inventory should begin the seasonal decline before an expected upward swing next March. Closings remain high, pointing to the best sales year in the past half decade. Days on market increased from the […]

Denver Housing Market Update for August, 2013

Denver Market Update for August 2013

The Pulse-Denver Real Estate and the Economy for August 2013

Commentary – The lack of inventory eased again in July and, with the seasonal slowing, available inventory is somewhat less critical. While the available published inventory is very low, there continues to be verifiable instances of properties being sold inside brokerages without being made available to the general market.  As we are concerned here with […]

The Pulse- Denver Real Estate and the Economy for July, 2013

Commentary – The lack of inventory eased again in June, but remains critical. Maybe. While the available published inventory is very low, there continues to be verifiable instances of properties being sold inside brokerages without being made available to the general market.  As we are concerned here with the public data, the only comment is […]

Denver Housing Market Update for June, 2012

Denver Market Update for 2013

The Pulse – Denver Real Estate & the Economy for June, 2013

Commentary –  The lack of inventory eased somewhat in May, but remains critical. Maybe. While the available published inventory is very low, there continues to be verifiable instances of properties being sold inside brokerages without being made available to the general market.  As we are concerned here with the public data, the only comment is […]

Denver Housing Market Update for May, 2013

Denver Market Update for May

Back To The Future

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The REALTOR® Association is making a strong and well thought out effort to understand the future of housing, those consumers that want and need housing, and the role that professional REALTORS® will play in the future.  Does the American Dream of home ownership still have merit, or will there be a New American Dream.  As […]

The Pulse- Denver Real Estate and Economy for April, 2013

Commentary –  The inventory problem is becoming critical. Maybe. While the available published inventory is very low, there are increasing suspicions that many properties are being sold inside brokerages without being made available to the market.  This column will not concern itself with that phenomenon, as we are concerned here with the public data. Interest […]

Denver Housing Market Update for March, 2013

Denver Market Update for March, 2013

Denver Real Estate Market Graphs for February, 2013

Denver Housing Market Band Chart

Properties over $600K are in a buyers market.  The market is very aggressive under $400K. 2013 starts out with properties on the market for 25 days less than in Feb. 2012 The tiny green bars on the chart reflect the lowest inventory of homes in 30 years. We continue to sell more than we place […]

The Pulse-Denver Real Estate and Economy for March, 2013

Commentary –  There is very little change since February in the  Metro Denver Real Estate market.  Interest rates decreased ever so slightly since early February, but not so potential home buyers would be affected. 92.6%% of those that want a job have one. While builders increased their starts by over 50% from 2012,  building material […]