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Selling Your House During the Winter Months

Selling Your House During the Winter Months Here are a few thoughts if you are trying to sell your home during the winter. Keep these items in mind and help sell your house when your competition is a cold vacant REO or forclosed property. Turn the lights on and open the drapes and blinds. Lights help make a space not only more inviting but makes them look bigger. Safety first, turn on outdoor lights as well. Control the smells, a challenge year around. In the winter it’s hard to open the windows to allow the smells to dissipate. Encourage daylight … Click For More

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The property inspection in Southern Colorado

The property inspection in Southern Colorado  In Southern Colorado and the Canon City area property inspections are historically done by  buyers hoping to buy a house or commercial building. And buyers can do a property inspection on vacant land as well. The buyer will call a property inspector, arrange for a time and date, double check with the seller about availability, have utilities turned on at vacant properties and cross their fingers it all works out well. Sellers should think about getting a property inspection prior to putting their house or property on the market for sale. Why? No property … Click For More

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The Best Places to Live in Canon City

The Best Places to Live in Canon City   Let’s start with a little disclaimer, I haven’t lived everywhere there is to live in Canon City. And “The Best Places to Live in Canon City” would be subject to your interests, price point, your wants, your needs and other factors. So with that in mind lets do a quick overview of Canon City and it’s various areas from one real estate agents view point. The list below is for areas in town, not all of Canon City. Best Places to live in Canon City Downtown, like any other place is … Click For More

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Fixer Uppers in Fremont County, Canon City, Penrose, and Florence

If you are in the market for a “fixer upper” parts of Canon City, Florence, Penrose, Fremont County Colorado might be a great place to start your search. Many of the towns best turn of the century, mid century and post war homes are in need of some good basic updating. Updating might include: Replacing Tlock shingles Updating plumbing and electrical systems Installing energy efficient appliances,windows,water heaters and furnaces Cosmetic updates like cabinets and carpet Removing over grown or older dieing landscaping Canon City, Florence, Penrose and Fremont County currently (November 2011) has many good houses that are being offered … Click For More

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Arkansas River in Canon City Colorado

The Arkansas river is in the center of Canon City, or rather, Canon City surrounds the Arkansas River. I went down to the pedestrian bridge just past 4th street and highway 50 to hopefully see some rafters. I was either to early or to late to see any rafters.  As you can see the river is very, very high right now.  So I thought I’d share the river with you rafters or not.  This year the Colorado Rockies had some great snow pack. In fact Arapahoe Basin was open over the 4th of July weekend, it still has some snow. … Click For More

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