Established in 2002 Pat has faithfully represented Buyers and Sellers in real estate throughout the Denver-metro area. He's been able to incorporate his previous experience as a Mortgage Banker (7 years) and Bank Asset Manager (3 years) into his growing Realtor service. With Pat's Mortgage Banker background he knows the hurdles buyers can face when qualifying for a home loan. As a Bank Asset Manager Pat negotiated on behalf of the bank, performing the marketing and sales of bank-owned assets from Florida to Hawaii; elevating his market analysis and pricing for a wide variety of homes. You can trust Pat to represent your very best interests whether you are buying or selling a home.
Living near a Starbucks has its benefits for homeowners, whether you’re a coffee drinker or not.
The value of homes within a quarter-mile of a Starbucks rise faster than those that aren’t, according to real estate research group Zillow.
With tens of thousands of Starbucks locations in the U.S., that’s good news for a lot of homeowners.
Between 1997 and 2013, home closer to the coffee shop increased in value by 96%, compared to 65% for all U.S. homes.
The biggest “Starbucks effect” was in Boston, where nearby home values went up 171% in the same time period. That’s 45 percentage points more than all homes in the city.
Starbucks is usually a harbinger of good times for a locality. A new Starbucks gives a sense to developers that the neighborhood is on the rise, wrote Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff and chief economist Stan Humphries in their new book “Zillow ... Read More
DENVER – March 5, 2015 –REcolorado, Colorado’s largest MLS and the provider of REcolorado.com, today released its February 2015 statistics on the Denver-area housing market. The monthly report, which includes data from REcolorado’s 16,000 members who operate throughout the greater Denver Metro area, shows the continuation of a very competitive housing market.
Motivated by increasing home values, sellers brought 4,537 new listings to the market in February, a 14 percent increase as compared to last month and a four percent year-over-year increase. The new inventory was quickly scooped up by buyers eager to make purchases, which kept sales strong. The number of properties that sold in February was up 13 percent as compared to last month. Additionally, the number of homes that went under contract was up 15 percent month over month and saw a seven percent year-over-year increase.
The decline in the number of available homes that began in ... Read More
DENVER – February 5, 2015 –REcolorado, Colorado’s largest MLS and the provider of REcolorado.com, today released its January 2015 statistics on the Denver area housing market. The report includes data from REcolorado’s 16,000 members who operate throughout the greater Denver Metro area.
January’s statistics showed impressive increases in the number of new listings that came on the market, indicating sellers are looking to get a jump on the selling season and take advantage of what continues to be a prime seller’s market. January saw 3,964 new listings come on the market, a 62 percent increase over last month.
Indicative of the competitive housing market, sellers saw an extremely quick sales cycle. The average days on market remained at just 39 days, 17 days less than January 2014. Buyers began scooping up the new inventory quickly, as 4,514 listings went under contract, a 28 percent increase over last month.
“An ... Read More
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