One of the most appealing aspects of living in Colorado Springs is that there are so many opportunities to lead an active lifestyle. The fresh air and sublime scenery are enough to get you out the door, not to mention the multitude of parks, sports clubs, and recreational facilities. 

Whether you’re a fitness fanatic or just looking for fun things to do that will benefit the body and mind, there are plenty of ways to enjoy recreational activities in Colorado Springs. These are some of the best spots in the city where you can get the body moving and make the most of your downtime.

Hiking Trails

With its ideal location between mountains and desert, Colorado Springs has numerous hiking trails that wind their way through canyons, forests, and…

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Colorado Springs is experiencing a hot seller’s market, meaning there are more buyers looking for homes and less inventory available. This can be challenging if you’re planning on buying property in the near future.

However, there are a few things you can do to find the right home at a price that fits your budget. If you’re looking for Colorado Springs real estate, these are some top tips for buying a home in a seller’s market.

Choose an Experienced Local Real Estate Agent

A seasoned Colorado Springs real estate agent can help you avoid pitfalls and better your chances of finding your ideal home. Look for someone who has local knowledge of the neighborhoods where you want to live. 

A good agent will have solid connections and may be able to…

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If you’re thinking about selling your Colorado Springs home, now is a great time to do it. The market is hot at the moment thanks to low inventory and more buyers looking for properties.

However, even though there is a huge demand for homes in the city right now, Colorado Springs home sellers need to be strategic to avoid pitfalls and get the best prices.

Why the Housing Market is Ripe for Colorado Springs Home Sellers

There are many reasons why the Colorado Springs housing market is on fire right now. The COVID-19 pandemic caused many people to leave larger cities and snap up property in more desirable places like Colorado Springs, which consistently lists as one of the top 10 places to live in the US. 

The pandemic also caused a shortage in…

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Here is the latest update on the Colorado Springs Housing Market.
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Single Family and Patio Homes - Market Snapshot - Monthly Stats SEPTEMBER 2021


The average sale price of single family and patio homes in Colorado Springs in the month of SEPTEMBER 2021 is $498,003.
It is 0.3% below last month's average sale price of $499,278.
It is 15.5% over last year's average sale price of $431,293.

The median sale price for single family and patio homes in Colorado Springs in the month of SEPTEMBER 2021 is $440,000.
It is 2.2% below last month's median sale price of $450,000.
It is 14.3% over last year's median sale price of $385,000.

1,758 single family and patio homes sold in SEPTEMBER 2021.
Sales are…

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Are you considering buying a Colorado Springs property in a neighborhood that has a homeowner association (HOA)? If so, it pays to do some research first, as there can be both pros and cons of living in a community with an HOA.

According to the 2020 Annual Report from the Colorado HOA Information and Resource Center, there are approximately 8,000 HOAs in Colorado. Each HOA has a different agenda, so the organizations vary depending on which neighborhood you choose.

What is a Homeowner’s Association?

An HOA is an organization run by a Board of Directors that implements rules and guidelines for a community. The community can include an entire neighborhood, a subdivision, or single building. The directors manage the organization's finances and…

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For the uninhibited, and even the more experienced among us, the home buying process can seem utterly overwhelming. With so many moving parts, a sizable amount of money hanging in the balance and a wealth of advice online (both good and bad), its hard to know what to believe.

But, that’s why we’re here.

Today, we’d like to cover a few of the more common questions that we see coming up all the time in Colorado Springs. Our goal is always to help get you started on the road to home ownership while making the whole experience as enjoyable as possible.

Should I talk to a mortgage lender before I start to look at houses?

Short Answer: Definitely.

Especially in today’s heated Colorado Springs real estate market, conditions are benefitting the…

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Home inspections are, more often than not, among the last steps in any home buying process. Before a sale closes, a home inspection allows prospective buyers to get a trusted professional to really “look under the hood” of the property for sale, and identify any large, outstanding issues.

So, for those brand new to the home buying process, or those individuals who are simply in need of a refresher, here are all the things you’ve ever wanted to know about home inspections.

What is included in a typical home inspection?

From the roof to the foundation, most home inspections will include a thorough visual inspection of the structures and most common systems within a home.

This typically includes:

  • the heating system
  • central air…

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Colorado Springs is a fast-growing, dynamic city. No longer Denver's little brother, the city has a whole lot to offer homebuyers through its eclectic, beautiful and diverse selection of neighborhoods.

Today, we'll just be scratching the surface as we feature these 4 Colorado Springs neighborhoods you should know about.

Briargate

Briargate is consistently ranked among the most popular neighborhoods throughout the entire city of Colorado Springs. The large and largely residential area takes up a sizable swath in the Northern part of the city. More than a single neighborhood, Briargate now represents an entire growing segment of the city, with many sub-areas awaiting exploration.

Development began in earnest in the Briargate neighborhood in the…

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