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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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Small Town Colorado

Small Town Colorado Real Estate agents are always being encouraged to write about life style. That’s hard to do – how do you describe life style? I write so much about Fremont County, Canon City, Florence and the Penrose area. To describe a piece of land or a residence is fairly easy. I’ve written about the Arkansas River, Antiques, fly fishing, mountain views and so much more. So today I decided I would talk about the Canon City Daily Record, the local newspaper. Can you judge an area by it’s newspaper? Probably not, but the paper does give some insight … Click For More

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How Do You Get TO Canon City from Vernal Utah, Council Bluffs or Russia?

Since starting this web site I’ve been keeping track of some of the statics on it. I know what cities, states and countries visitors are looking from. I know which web sites get the most attention. I know how many and what pages people are hitting on. So what’s the big deal? The big deal is that collecting this information gives me the knowledge of how to better write and therefore serve those looking for land or residential property in the Fremont County and Canon City area. So if you’re from Vernal Utah I know you’ve been looking at my … Click For More

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Penrose isn’t on the map, neither is Heaven

“Penrose isn’t on the map, but neither is Heaven” You see this saying on bumper stickers on occasion. Penrose Colorado is one of those towns that isn’t really a town. But it does have a small grocery store and it’s own post office. The Gooseberry Patch restaurant is a huge favorite amongst the locals. The Coyote Den is the Penrose answer to Starbucks. And according to the Genesis Book of records Penrose is the home of the Worlds largest Rocking Chair. It sits in front of the Apple Shed, kind of a general store, currently for sale. And Penrose is … Click For More

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