Visit Colorado Spring’s Most Beloved and Historic Pub This St. Patrick’s Day

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Ní Béile Bidh Bia Gan Deoch is Irish for A meal is not a meal without a drink. With St. Patrick’s Day happening this weekend, many locals are going to Jack Quinn’s Irish Pub and Restaurant for a stout (or a few) with their meal. It was 1998 when Jack Quinn’s, located at 21 S Tejon St. in downtown Colorado …


Colorado Springs Housing Market Hits a Record Low in February

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A recent report from the Pikes Peak Association of Realtors has found that Colorado Springs home inventory is at a historic low: “the number of single-family homes for sale in February stood at 1,228. Back in July, it was 2,360. In February of 2017, there were 1,344 available.” Moreover, the prices for a home in the Pikes Peak region have …


Zillow: Everything Buyers and Sellers Need to Know

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Are listings on Zillow accurate? This is probably one of the most common questions our agents are asked at Woodleaf Realty. Everyone is curious. Is my home worth what Zillow says it’s worth? Or, why is this house listed for more than the Zillow Zestimate? These are all fair questions. Let’s start out with a few facts: Zillow IS: A website that …

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How Downsizing Provides More Time and Money

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Is one of your goals in 2018 to downsize? Maybe you’ve lived in the same home for some time and are ready for a change. Whether your kids have left the nest or you are just ready to experience smaller living, maybe even moving from acreage to city life, downsizing is an excellent option for many homeowners in Colorado Springs. Here’s why: …


Pricing Your Home in the Hot Colorado Springs Market

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We can’t emphasize enough the importance of accurately pricing your home. Even in the current Colorado Springs market where inventory is low, there are homes that have been sitting on the market for 50+ days. These listings are in some of our city’s most coveted neighborhoods. Why? Because they are overpriced, and buyers know it. Even when buyers love a home, …

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Negotiating in Colorado Springs’ Sizzling Housing Market

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When buyers and sellers search for an agent to help with their Colorado Springs property needs, we find that one thing is often overlooked: the agent’s ability to negotiate in a hot housing market. In a real estate climate like the one in Colorado Springs, sellers are likely to receive multiple offers on a home. This is why it’s important …


Home Projects for President’s Day Weekend

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Are you looking for ways to be productive over the three day weekend? Does your house need some TLC this winter? Here are a few of our favorite, easy home projects for a 3-day weekend: 1. Spring Cleaning Ah, spring. It’s the one season we Coloradans know little about. Rain showers? Blossoming trees? In Colorado, spring only means one thing: …

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Choosing a Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Home in Colorado Springs

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Did you know that there are more than 3,200 real estate agents in the Pikes Peak Region? In 2017, Colorado Springs was ranked the eleventh best city to be a real estate agent in the United States—just behind Austin, Texas and Irvine, California. With so many real estate agents to choose from and many of them brand new to the …


Your Guide to Celebrating Valentine’s Day in Colorado Springs

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Looking for romantic ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved one in Colorado Springs this year? How about a love story contest to win a private cave tour in Manitou Springs? Here are some of our favorite Valentine’s Day events and happenings in the Pikes Peak region: King & Queen Dinner Where: Phantom Canyon Brewery Head on over to …

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Summer Home Projects to Start Planning Now

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Planning to tackle renovations or home upgrades this summer? Now is the time to start planning. Even with snow on the ground and winter in full force, contractors and landscapers are already beginning to book their calendars for the summer months— you want to make sure to schedule your slot. Home upgrades and renovations are great ways to increase the …