Peak Realty Real Estate Blog

Every real estate agent, or Realtor, is an independent contractor and runs their business how they see fit. In this 10 minute video, I talk about what information we discuss at my Buyer Consultation and the educational pieces I provide clients during this initial meeting.

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Top Reasons Agents Join Peak RealtyNot all companies are equal and not all real estate brokerages view the industry (and the world!) the same way. Here are just some of the reasons why agents are drawn to join Peak Realty. 

1) The culture of abundance, education, and positive interactions. There are no silos here. While every agent is an independent contractor, and ultimately responsible for the growth of their own business, we purposefully support each other’s learning and growth.

2) Coaching, training and masterminding are built in. Peak Realty keeps a low overhead so that agents can benefit from on site group sessions several times a week, as well as the opportunity to schedule private sessions for more in-depth training on specific areas needed for their business.

3)

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Click here for the full PDF Printable of 2017 Winter Activities in Colorado.

2017 Winter Activities Printable

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Remodel ProjectsI get asked a lot about which remodel projects are worth investing in for resale value down the road. It is important to realize that every transaction is different, so you can't 100% rely on what some arbitrary (although well researched) list of information says. However, the information provided here is from a reputable, professional source and definitely worth considering. 

See below for the average 2016 job costs of several home improvement and maintenance projects and how that can affect resale value. Looking at this information, you will see that completing these projects will add to an increased value in the Buyers mind and therefore the likelihood of higher overall sales price of your property. However, be cautioned that each home is unique and

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Cleaning ChecklistsGetting, and keeping, your home clean and organized...

The Clean House Cleaning Routine from Clean Mama

Customizable 1 year on 1 Page Cleaning Checklist from Simply Rebekah

Spring Cleaning Checklist from Freebie Finding Mom

Deep Spring Cleaning Game Plan Checklist from Richly Rooted

Daily Routines (Morning, Afternoon, Evening) from Creative Home Keeper

The Fastest Way to Clean a House Worksheet from Fab n’ Free

Clean Your House Before You Move In  from Ask Anna

Weekly Cleaning Checklist from Creative Home Keeper

Weekly Cleaning Schedule  from The Happier Homemaker

Weekly Checklist – Household Chores from Life as Mom

Deep Cleaning Checklist from Laura’s Crafty Life

Room by Room Cleaning Checklist from Laura’s Crafty

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JOIN US as we work with A Precious Child gather donations of brand new toys to give to those in need. Please SHARE this video and help make this a great event and holiday season! Drop off sites can be viewed at either of these two links:

A Precious Child Toy Drive Site

A Precious Child Toy Drive PDF Printable

A Precious Child is a wonderful, local, organization that offers many ways to help families the whole year long. Check out their site for more ways to contribute: http://apreciouschild.org

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Winter can be a great time to sell your home in the Denver area.There are pros and cons to selling your home in any season and in any market. Winter can actually be a fantastic time to sell your home in the Denver area and here are five reasons why:

1) Regardless of the cooler weather, buyers are not backing out of the market. Demand remains at levels seen over the summer months.

2) Less homes are on the market,  leaving buyers with less options and strengthening the seller's market. The average days on market remains extremely low.

3) Bidding by multiple buyers is still prevalent and many homes are still selling at or over their asking price.

4) Buyers looking in the winter months are serious about finding a home. Many are driven to make decisions for tax purposes and the relocation market is not tied to

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