Category Archives: Current Events

Higher Interest Rates

Buyers in 2009 have benefitted from lower home prices and lower interest rates, but rising oil prices from earlier this year and the fear of higher inflation may cause a sudden change in interest rates. Could this put a hamper in the slowly recovering housing market?

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Property Taxes

Do Coloradans want to raise property taxes to meet financial needs of State? Probably not. My experience is that one of the first questions I get from out-of-state inquirers is “What is the property tax?” This apparently is an important factor in driving new buyers to our state, and in particular, our beautiful Southwest setting. Let me know what you think on this matter.