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Chasing Windmills : Functional Obsolecence

Originally published 5-11-12 During a recent conversation with another real estate agent and appraiser we got into the ever-so-common discussion of what is the right way to build an energy efficient, sustainable, environmentally friendly house. For the most part he and I agreed on every point. This conversation took several hours but was a great way to exchange ideas and hopefully build our respective businesses. Many people today are asking builders to build their new construction homes with the newest, biggest, most modern gizmos. Whether it’s photo voltaic, hot water systems, wind turbines or anything else that has bells or … Click For More

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Mud on the tires and Colorado Pinstripes

Originally published 4-25-10 Today I got to go look at a new listing. The words mud on the tires and *Colorado pinstripes came to life. *Colorado pinstripes come from driving on rough or non existent roads against low hanging branches and bushes. If you are interested in putting some Colorado pinstripes on your vehicle and want to buy some property that’s a little out of the way contact Dena Stevens! I’m happy to email you listings no obligation! Dena Stevens Putting the ‘real’ into Realtor since 2004

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Solitario in Weston Colorado : Hwy of Legends on the Purgatoire River : no longer available

The Purgatory or Purgatoire River  meanders this Historical Hay ranch from the early 1900’s. A perfect producing ranch for hay, cattle or horses or a Great Executive Retreat with pond and river fishing for Rainbow and Brook Trout. After a day at the river you can relax on the the porch with the outdoor fireplace and courtyard, then retire to the formal dining room and enjoy dinner by the dining firelplace. The Bunk House was added in 1928, giving this ranch two dwellings.  A 3 bedroom, 2 bath bunk house sits under huge shade trees and near a few producing apple trees.  Two … Click For More

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Victorian Houses around Southern Colorado

Victorian houses are usually categorized as those built between 1840 and 1900. Around Pueblo and Canon City houses are usually smaller than modern day houses. There are exceptions of course. The houses can either consist of many small rooms strung together or one main room with small rooms attached. Many in the Pueblo and the Royal Gorge MLS have been remodeled for modern conveniences. Many exteriors still look like they did originally, made up of granite, stone, brick and traditional frame. Buyers should have any house completely inspected top to bottom by a qualified home inspector. A good inspector will acknowledge an … Click For More

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Buyers looking for land!

If you or somebody you know has land they want to sell – I have buyers! Several buyers have contacted me requested land with the following requirements: Must NOT be currently listed for sale with an agent / REALTOR/ or listing office $200-$400 an acre The land must be between 3-40 Acres Has power on the property or near by Has access to water, either well or irrigation and can sell or transfer the rights Easy access to major roads Privacy preferred Within 10-20 minutes from Pueblo and or I-25 area (Pueblo County) Please contact Dena if your property meets … Click For More

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