Importance of Staging Your Home

The current real estate market in the Grand Valley is HOT. Houses are only on the market for a few days before offers come in, and inventory is low. With all that good news for sellers, don't forget the importance of staging your home when you list it. Here are a few reasons to stage your home.

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Home Improvement Projects to Complete This Summer

It might be hot out this summer, but there are a few summer projects that you want to complete now. Most of the items on our list can be done from the comfort inside your home. Here are a few home improvement projects to complete this summer.

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Increase Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Are you thinking about brightening up your yard in the next couple of years? Perennial blooming plants are a great way to achieve that and increase your home’s curb appeal. There is a lot to choose from, but you want to make sure that you’re getting plants meant for the area. The USDA counts Fruita in hardiness zone 6b, so here are a few plants that have beautiful flowers that can withstand our climate.

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Fruita Market Report – July 2020

Here's the latest market report from Fidelity National Title. Their current report indicates that it is a STRONG seller's market. They use an index that measures the current rate of sale vs. the amount of inventory available. Anything over 30 is a seller's marketing. Anything under 30 means it is a buyers market. As of today, the index lists Fruita at a 50, which is up from last month's 44.

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5 Considerations to Pricing Your Home

Price matters. It is the first thing everyone does when they start a home search. Sure, a buyer might want certain amenities, locations, or features of a house, but if the price isn’t right, they probably won’t purchase that house. Below are 5 considerations to pricing your home.

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Wood Vs. Composite Deck Material

With BBQ season in full swing, you might be thinking of upgrading your deck! The most common building material is wood, but what would be the difference between wood vs. composite deck material? We’re going to dive into the pros and cons of each.

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Where to Start When Buying a House

Buying a new home is a great investment in your future and can have many benefits. If you’ve never done it before you might be wondering where to start when buying a house. Here’s a quick list to help you get going!

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Fruita Market Report – June 2020

Here's the latest Fruita Market Report from Fidelity National Title. Their current Fruita Market Report indicates that it is a SLIGHT seller's market.

They use an index that measures the current rate of sale vs. the amount of inventory available. Anything over 30 is a seller's marketing. Anything under 30 means it is a buyers market. As of today, the index lists Fruita at a 44, which is just up from last month's 43.

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5 DIY Father’s Day Gifts

If you forgot or haven't found the right thing for Dad yet, check out our list of DIY gifts that will make him chuckle and know that he's special. Let's get started on our favorite DIY Father's Day Gifts.

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