Real Help Real Estate Loves Charity Water!

  The rate at which children die from a lack of clean water in our world is astounding! More people than the city of Los Angeles lost every year! We can make a difference. Sign up at www.RealHelpRealEstate.com for the Real Help for Charity Water campaign and we will donate 1% from your transaction to Read more…

Real Help for Compassion

Real Help Real Estate is located in Colorado Springs, CO just a mile from Compassion’s headquarters. As the Broker Owner of Real Help Real Estate, our team has committed to donate 1% and a minimum of $1,000 per closing for each and every client that works with us through our “Real Help for Compassion” program. Read more…

HOA’s – Good or Evil?

Are you not sure whether not you’d like to buy a home with the homeowners association? Have you had a lot of horror stories told you about people that live in a neighborhood with an HOA? Well they’re good things and bad things about HOA ways, let’s look at them. The Bad: Monthly dues. Nobody Read more…

What’s Up with the FICO thing?

Now more than ever lenders are relying on the FICO, or credit score, of buyers in order to determine if you can buy a home.  Since the downturn in housing starting in 2007, more emphasis has been placed on a high FICO. Some lenders have demanded FICO scores of 720 or higher (almost perfect credit) Read more…

Existing Homes Sales UP UP UP! Strongest Showing in Years

According to statistics compiled by the Colorado Association of Realtors 2013 was a great year.  Home prices went up in Colorado and across most of the nation, foreclosures are on the downturn and have continued to decline in most areas. Some areas even have multiple offers on homes for sale.  Go here: http://www.coloradorealtors.com/colorado-regional-statistics/ to see Read more…

5 Pictures that are Worth 5,000 Words

Let’s face it, nowadays most people are looking to the Internet when they buy their next home. And when we go on the Internet we all want to see photos. So having great photos of your home is very important when it comes to selling it for a great price. They say that a picture Read more…

State Money for Affordable Housing

According to Fox News 31 in Denver, State Congressmen are hoping that the lack of affordable housing in Colorado will be eased with House Bill 1017 which will provide $4.5 Million dollars for the construction of 800 new units. The bill also contained money for foreclosure prevention, home ownership assistance and temporary housing.  Click here Read more…

Buying a home?

Use a Buyer’s Agent It’s important that you choose an experienced agent who is there for you. Your agent should be actively finding you potential homes, keeping you informed of the entire process, negotiating furiously on your behalf, and answering all of your questions with competence and speed. First, find an agent who represents you Read more…

Selling your home?

  Getting the Highest Price in the Shortest Time In order to get the highest price in the shortest time, you need to know how to market your home. The better you market your home, the more offers you will get. And the more offers you get, the more choices you have to get the Read more…