Monthly Archives: May 2016

Low inventory signals definite SELLERS MARKET What does this mean for buyers?

May 31, 2016 |

Total home sales in the past month were up nearly 8 over last year We have had the highest level of real estate purchases since 2007. These numbers could have been even higher because of the number of people trying to buy but have not due to low inventory. Buyers are finding it difficult to […more]

The Best Farmers Markets in the Denver Metro Area

May 31, 2016 |

There are Farmers Markets spread throughout The Mile High City all Summer long And they arent just about locally grown, farm-fresh produce, delicious baked goods and good-to-the-last bite prepared foods mdash; though youll find more than enough of those things.nbsp; Each Denver farmers market is a festive street fair, with live entertainment, family-friendly activities and […more]

10% jump for Denver home prices, Case-Shiller

May 31, 2016 |

Share/Bookmark 10% jump in Denver home prices, Case-Shiller reports. Today’s report ranks Denver No. 3 in March. Only Portland and Seattle topped Denver. Home prices are up 10% in the Denver area, according to Case-Shiller. This 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom homes is on the market for $499,000. What will it be worth a year from now? For […more]

LIV SIR Attends Global Networking Event

May 31, 2016 |

LIV Sotheby’s International Realty (LIV SIR) took the 2016 Sotheby’s International Realty Global Networking Event by storm, with nearly 100 LIV SIR brokers and leadership in attendance. The event, which took place from May 16th through May 18th in Las Vegas, Nevada, brought together approximately 2,300 members of the Sotheby’s International Realty network worldwide. This […more]

Live Urban Agents Tell You: Best Memorial Day Recipes

May 27, 2016 |

We cant believe its already Memorial Day weekend With the crazy Spring housing market keeping us busy, we havent even had a chance to think about how we are going to celebrate Memorial Day…until now We asked Live Urban agents for their go-to picnic, potluck, and BBQ recipes (or Denver area restaurants to pickup the […more]

Lovely Ranch-style Mayfair home – Just listed by Live Urban Real Estate

May 27, 2016 |

Welcome home to Mayfair Relax in front of the charming wood burning fireplace in the open and light-filled living space with original wood floors and charm galore, then venture out for a stroll through this amazing neighborhood. Ride your bike to Trader Joes after having brunch at Snooze. Host amazing dinner parties that spill into […more]

AURA seeks visionary developer

May 27, 2016 |

Share/Bookmark AURA, the Aurora Urban Renewal Authority, seeking “visionary” developer. Redevelopment of key site along Havana Street sought. Fan Fair, similar to Costco, closed its doors on the site 50 years ago. A historic photo of the Fan Fair building, a Costco-like operation a half a century ago in Aurora. The building was razed in […more]

Colorados population growth far exceeds housing supply.

May 26, 2016 |

nbsp; nbsp; We are really feeling the housing crunch as the Spring market heats up Even with new inventory hitting the market every day, homes that are priced right and show well continue to sell very quickly. We are seeing a lot of buyers resort to buying new construction, and waiting for homes to be […more]

You need a strategy to buy a home in this market. Any objections?

May 26, 2016 |

Data. Some people like stories and pictures, othersnbsp;nbsp;enjoynbsp;numbers and charts. This is for all mynbsp;analyticalnbsp;people out there Here are thenbsp;numbers, charts, and graphs you love. If you are thinking about selling, there couldnt be a more ideal time to take advantage of your equity and move up. If you are waiting to buy, there are […more]

Another Queen’s Speech and yet another planning bill!

May 26, 2016 |

The Housing and Planning Act only recently received Royal Assent (please see our briefing note here) yet in last week’s Queen’s Speech the Government announced its plans to bring forward another planning bill called the Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill. When it becomes law it will apply in England and Wales only. The Government’s aims […more]