Colorado Real Estate Commissions and the Antitrust Lawsuit
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2d ago
Due to recent legislation, Americans looking to (re)enter the housing market are reading sensational headlines about a significant change in how homes are bought and sold. The catalyst for all this brouhaha? A $418 million settlement reached by the National Association of Realtors in response to an antitrust lawsuit. This decision is set to abolish the longstanding and widespread practice of expecting buyer and seller agent commissions to be paid from the seller’s net proceeds. The legal action stems from a staggering $1.8 billion verdict in Kansas City, Mo., which cited industry practices tha ..read more
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Rate Handcuffs and an Inventory Paradox: April 2024 Denver Real Estate Market Trends
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1w ago
Last month, the Denver real estate market began its seasonal spring into action, despite Colorado’s shifting economic landscape. April 2024 real estate trends reveal the lingering effects of Covid-era mortgage loan interest rates, the profound impact of inflationary pressures, and an expected seasonal upswing for April — albeit a tamer early spring market than in 2023.  April 2024 Denver Real Estate Trends Yes, the spring market is picking up (as expected), creating a housing buzz in the Denver area. But, year-over-year numbers show a slight slowing in activity since the spring of 2023 ..read more
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Grass Alternatives: 12 Options for Your Lawn
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2w ago
Spring is officially here (despite the snow in the forecast), and it's time to start thinking about your summer lawn and garden! When you think of a pleasant lawn, turfgrass is often the first thing that comes to mind. Grass, in all its varieties, has been the go-to lawn covering for generations. But, a growing number of homeowners are looking for drought-friendly alternatives to their fescues and bluegrasses. One reason? A growing awareness of ecology. Most grass types require a lot of water  - a precious resource in Colorado. Lawns also need chemical fertilizers and pesticides. And, the ..read more
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The Three Best Spring Cleaning Projects for Maximum Impact
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3w ago
Spring showers, spring forward, spring allergies… of all the things that come along with spring, few are as helpful (or as quintessential) as an annual spring cleaning.  As the days grow longer and the weather warms, there's an undeniable urge to freshen up our surroundings and shake off the remnants of winter. It's a time to throw open the windows, let in the fresh air, and breathe new life into our homes. So, roll up your sleeves, grab your cleaning supplies, and get ready to tackle those dust bunnies and cluttered corners. With a little elbow grease and some strategic planning, you'll ..read more
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The Top Music Festivals in Colorado
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1M ago
Renowned for its natural beauty and upbeat cultural vibes, Colorado is a pristine oasis for the adventuring kind. And, as one of the nation’s bluegrass hubs and eclectic artist destinations, it’s also an unrivaled venue for music festivals.  The Rocky Mountains play host to many music festivals in Colorado, offering another excuse to plan a mountain getaway. (As if anyone needed more reasons.) Ready to fill your summer calendar with the sounds of bluegrass, soul, folk music, and more? Here’s your guide, listed in chronological order for your scheduling convenience. Music Festivals in Col ..read more
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A New Kind of Spring Market: March 2024 Denver Real Estate Market Trends
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1M ago
We’re a quarter of the way into the year, and barely even a quarter of a percent down in interest rates. The dawn of 2024 brought optimism for lower rates and a revived housing market. But now that the sun’s up and spring is in sight, it’s becoming clear that rates might largely stay put… at least for a while.  Although the market some of us hoped for hasn’t materialized yet, there have been some interesting shifts in both buyer and seller trends over the last month. The March 2024 Denver real estate market trends highlight a continued climb in willingness to list homes and a slow return ..read more
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6 of the Most Influential Women in Colorado History
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1M ago
Colorado. Home of the Rocky Mountains, craft brews, and mile-high fun — if you catch the hazy drift. There are so many reasons to love the Centennial State. But, here’s one many don’t know: Colorado was the first state to enact women's voting by popular referendum and was the second state overall (just behind Wyoming where the bill was passed in state legislature). Many of the most influential women in Colorado History led the CO suffrage movement, advanced medicine, championed the civil rights movement, and spearheaded arts programs for generations to come. In honor of Women’s History Month ..read more
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Celebrating What We Do Best - Corcoran Perry & Co. Signature Awards
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2M ago
  Every year we are thrilled to honor and celebrate the incredible hard work and dedication of our agents and staff at our Signature Awards Ceremony. At Corcoran Perry & Co., we pride ourselves on our commitment to our shared values of family, integrity, innovation, and independence.    We believe luxury real estate is not just black and white, but actually quite colorful. The same is true for our agents. They bring vibrant, playful, and unique personalities to our culture and core values.   To celebrate our agents, we have awards broken down into three categories: &nbs ..read more
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Sellers Making Their Moves: February 2024 Denver Real Estate Market Trends
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2M ago
The homebuyer and seller stalemate held strong for most of 2023 with experts largely predicting that early 2024 would bring a drop in mortgage loan interest rates. This rate reduction, they hypothesized, would motivate buyers to step into the ring with a subsequent easing of seller concerns about letting go of their current home loan. No one thought that pent up supply would beat pent up demand to the punch. But here we are, with listings making a strong comeback while buyers continue to bide their time.  2024 Denver Real Estate Market Trends (Including the Metro Area) Active List ..read more
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We Love to Give Back to Our Community - 2024 Live and Give Program
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3M ago
Announcing our 2024 Live & Give Program Recipients! Our Live & Give program was created in 2014 in response to requests from our agents to have a voice in who the company supports while also offering a way to help a variety of causes over the years. We believe in the strength of our community and in using our success to give back to those in need. So, each year our real estate agents nominate their favorite local charities and passionately plead their cases to their fellow agents to garner their votes. It's never an easy choice with so many worthy local causes, but in the end, just a f ..read more
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