Should Buyers Submit Personal Letters with Offers?

In this video, Tara with the Sold By Simmons Team talks to buyer about the competitive Denver market. So I know a lot of buyers are out there getting frustrated with the market. And we did a video a while ago that talked about the strategies that you can use to win in multiple offer … Continued

Greater Metro Denver Market Report – February 2019

Did you know…..

• The Greater Metro Denver market started Feb with an increase of 8.7% month-over-month and 5.1% year-over-year in under contracts.
• Active listings increased month-over-month by 3.2% and year-over-yearby 29.5%. This increase in active listings has given the buyers more bargaining power. However, the month supply of inventory (MSI) was 1.79 months,indicating this is still a seller’s market.
• Average Days on Market (DOM) increased to 40 days,up 29.0% year-over-year with homes on the market 9 days longer in Feb 2019than Feb2018.

There is quite a bit of additional information in the attached report. Take some time to review and then contact us to discuss opportunities that may exist for you in our current market.

**Thanks to our partners at Land Title for the fantastic market report and data!


It fills our ❤️s with gratitude to help this young family & veteran who served for our country purchase their very first home. We couldn’t be happier for them! 🏠 We don’t take pictures at every closing, but this one was extra special and fulfilling.  When this couple came to us, they were thinking of … Continued

Shopping for a new home – A 3rd Grader’s Perspective

Shopping for a new home can be an emotional time for every family member involved, even the littlest ones. This illustration from one of our adored, pint sized home shoppers just made our day!  Notice how happy she is to have her own room and how much she really doesn’t want to share with her … Continued

Darn GPS!

The struggle is real sometimes folks!  Watch to see the GPS struggles we were having on our way to a listing appointment

Doug’s Day Off! #powderday

So, the title is “Doug’s Day Off” But, we all know that Doug and Tara don’t really take many “days off” 😉(*Think email and text replies from the Lift – lol) Either way, we all need to break away and do what makes us Happy! This is Doug’s Happy Place!!! – Watch this video & Enjoy … Continued

Best Restaurants in Douglas County

Food and dining options are a particularly important part of choosing a place to call home. Whether picking up breakfast on the way to the office is part of your routine or you want to have somewhere fun to take friends on the weekend, Douglas County has plenty of options to offer. From breakfast to … Continued

Things to Consider When Pricing Your Home to Sell

Your neighbor a few doors down has quickly sold their home for their asking price. Jealousy is starting to set in because your house has been on the market for almost three weeks without even a teeny tiny nibble of interest. Why did your neighbor’s house sell so fast, when you haven’t had anyone even … Continued

Home Mortgage Loan Basics

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