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February Events in Grand Junction

Posted by Rebekah Holten on January 30, 2018 in  Community  Events  Grand Junction  Grand Valley  Holiday  Life in Colorado
February 3 – WINEMAKER DINNER & WINE PAIRING This event will be held at DeBeque Canyon Winery in Palisade. Winemaker, Benner Price, will be there to show you how he pairs some of his wines with a four-course meal.  The ticket is $65 a person and the event starts at 6:00. February 3 – THE CANNONBALL RUN AT POWDERHORN On February 3rd, there will be an incredibly difficult and fun race as participants race to see how many laps they can complete down Cannonball in the day! If you don’t ... read more
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Did you know there are around a billion views of video per day??  That is a lot of video views and we obviously like to watch them!!  Add to this, 90% of homebuyers who use the Internet in their home search and you see the value of real estate video tours. If you are selling your home it is important to find out if your agent includes videos in their marketing strategy. (By the way-we do!!) is the second largest search engine so you want to have your home on there.  Online videos al... read more
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Some people get confused with the final walk-through. This is not a home inspection, despite getting that vibe. Negotiations for repairs are done well before and this final step should be used to ensure the property you are purchasing is in the condition in which you agreed to buy it. This can include any and all repairs that were agreed upon after the inspection was performed. This step is also done to ensure nothing has gone wrong since you last looked at the house. Never say no to this final step in the home-buy... read more
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Prep Your Home for Sale This Spring

Posted by Rebekah Holten on January 19, 2018 in  Decorating  Sellers
The spring season is a prime time for home buying, and owners who plan on selling a home can start making preparations early on to make the process go more smoothly. There are several actions sellers take when getting their homes ready, and making a checklist to follow can help make sure all their bases are covered.Make It Squeaky Clean One of the most common mistakes sellers make is not adequately cleaning their homes. A clean home generally looks more modern and spacious, and dirt, dust and grime that has been mi... read more
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Top 10 Tips for New Homeowners

Posted by Rebekah Holten on January 17, 2018 in  Buyers  First Time Homebuyers  Home Improvement
You've gone through the process of searching for your dream home.  You've packed up the boxes, closed on the deal and moved in.  Now what?  It's time to settle in and enjoy your new home!  We our real estate agents what their best tips for a new homeowner would be and here's what they came up with:1. CHECK AND REPLACE THE FURNACE FILTERSThis is something easy to forget when you are caught up with moving into your new home, but it's an important one!  The furnace filters are critical to keep... read more
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