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April Cover Property — Serenity and Seclusion in Grand Junction

By Real Estate Today 5 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 4086 sq. ft. | Offered at $923,825 Located in north Grand Junction just off Horizon Drive and within minutes to…
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March Cover Property — Stunning Log Home in Cimarron

By Real Estate Today 4 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms | 3053 sq. ft. | Offered at $799,000 Welcome to your Arrowhead mountain retreat! This stunning cabin in Cimarron offers a…
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Reverse Mortgages Explained

As long as there have been homes for sale, there have been financial vehicles designed to alleviate some of the financial pressures associated with owning a home. A reverse mortgage…
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Saddle Up – Equestrian Properties For Sale in Western Colorado

By Real Estate Today Nestled in the picturesque landscapes of Western Colorado, these four equestrian properties epitomize the perfect blend of rustic charm and modern living. Each property offers a…
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January Cover Property – Clear Creek Meadows Subdivision

By Real Estate Today 28 Lots | 4-5 Floor Plans | 3 & 4 Bedrooms | Starting in the mid- $300’s Located in southeast Grand Junction, Clear Creek Meadows is…
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January Cover Property — Montrose Mountain Retreat

By Real Estate Today 4 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 1879 sq. ft. | 40 Acres | Offered at $1,350,000 Welcome to your mountain retreat! This expansive property spans 40…
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Ways to Organize and Store Holiday Decorations

Decorating a home for holidays is quite popular. A survey from the National Retail Federation found that 53 percent of respondents said they were planning to decorate their home or…
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How to Handle Selling a Home When Moving Into an Assisted Living Facility

Families must make a number of important decisions when an aging relative decides the time is right to move into an assisted living facility. Such facilities help older individuals who…
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Should Home Equity Loans Be Used to Pay Off Credit Card Debt?

Credit card debt could be compromising the financial security and well-being of millions of individuals. According to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Americans’ total credit card balance in…
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Delta County Summer Market Report — A Balanced Market Biding Its Time

To say the market is difficult to analyze would be an understatement. National media reports are conflicting and confusing: “Home Sales Down,” “New Listings Down,” “Home Prices Rebounding,” “Home Prices…
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Stunning Report Shows Only 12% of Teachers Can Afford Homes Near Work

In the midst of an ongoing education crisis, a shocking revelation has emerged – the housing affordability crisis is playing a a role in the shortage of teachers in our…
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November Cover Property – Clear Creek Meadows Subdivision

By Real Estate Today 28 Lots | 4-5 Floor Plans | 3 & 4 Bedrooms | Starting in the mid- $300’s Located in southeast Grand Junction, Clear Creek Meadows is…
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November Cover Property — Spectacular Delta Victorian Home

By Real Estate Today 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 2347 sq. ft. | 2.11 Acres | Offered at $775,000 Step into the entry to be welcomed by four bedrooms,…
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Mortgage Rates Holding out in Flux

Home prices continue to be trending higher in the current real estate market with signs of staying positive. This is a good sign that those investing in real estate will…
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Unraveling the Maze of Mortgage Loan Fees: What Borrowers Need to Know and Common Questions

For many homeowners and first-time homebuyers, the loan process is stressful and confusing. It is necessary for most to achieve homeownership. However, the plethora of fees can create stress and…
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It’s Getting Crowded Out Here

The other day a photographer friend of mine got shamed and berated on Facebook for sharing some beautiful pictures touting the location of a local recreation spot up in the…
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The Taxman Cometh!

In June of 2022 the median sales price for a home in Delta County was $417,000. This was the highest median monthly price statistic in the history of Delta County.…
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An Eye on Trends

Happy 2023 western Colorado! My name is Jay Canode. I'm a realtor based in Paonia where I’ve lived with my wife and son since 2006. I'll be sharing a “real…
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Credit Karma Score Vs. Mortgage Credit Score

Credit plays a crucial role in our financial lives. Whether it's applying for a loan, renting an apartment, or even getting a new credit card, having a solid credit score…
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Supply, Home Prices, Rates

Experts are saying that the opportunity to buy is now. That’s a statement that we don’t hear often that one time is better than another to buy. Aren’t there better…
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Winning in the Home Buying Process

Real estate is a tangible asset that can provide a sense of security, stability, and wealth over time. As a homebuyer there can be unknowns that you don’t know to…
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Whether the Weather Matters

Wow! What a spring, huh?! Ummmm ... I mean, summer?  I can’t remember a more pleasant June on the western slope of Colorado. Usually at this time of year in…
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Housing Market on a Crash Course?

A very popular notion on the street these days is that the housing bubble is about to burst. National headlines suggest we are already in a corrective phase regarding the…
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Snow Day

Snow Day!!! I can’t remember the last time school was canceled due to snow in Delta County. Ive only been in the North Fork for 15 years and it seems…
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