Category: Smart Tips Buyer

    • Home Equity

      “One-half of all couples between 35- and 54-years old hold 51% or more of their net worth in home equity. And for most Americans 83% of personal wealth comes from…

      Written by Leslie Le
    • Disclosures Made By Sellers

      Colorado state statutes require that sellers of residential property disclose the following to the buyer: That the property may be in a special taxing district, and where the buyer can…

      Written by Leslie Le
    • Miscellaneous Matters

      Read on for miscellaneous buyer issues regarding property surveys and referrals to other professionals Surveys and ILCs: The majority of land transactions in the state of Colorado close with a…

      Written by Leslie Le
    • Holding Title

      Did you know…how you hold title determines where your interest in the property goes at your death? Many homeowners don’t think about how to hold title. Some don’t even realize…

      Written by Leslie Le
    • Earnest Money Basics

      Earnest money is a good faith deposit that tells the Seller you’re serious about purchasing the property. In most cases the earnest money deposit is used as a credit toward…

      Written by Leslie Le
    • Home Warranties

      A warranty may be available for purchase or already in effect for the house you are buying. A consumer home warranty is a plan that pays for repairs and replacements…

      Written by Leslie Le
    • Home Inspections: What to Expect

      Expect that you will need to schedule inspections on the home you’re buying Expect to complete the inspections prior to the contract’s Inspection Objection Deadline Expect to learn more in…

      Written by Leslie Le