How Colorado Springs Ranking on the ‘Best Places to Live List’ Impacts Real Estate

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If you keep up with Colorado real estate news, you have probably heard by now that Colorado Springs came in second place for the U.S. News & World Report magazine’s 2018 list of best places to live in. Our favorite city at the base of Pikes Peak was beaten out by Austin, Texas (ranking in at number one), but we moved …

4 Tips To Protect Your Plants From Colorado Springs’ Late Snowstorms

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Colorado Springs is not always the kindest city when it comes to spring weather conditions for gardens and April flowers. With late snow, freezes, and the occasional spring blizzard, it is essential that homeowners know how to protect their early buds and recently planted flowers.  Protecting your new seeds is much easier if you have begun with pots or trays, …

Condos vs. Townhomes: Do You Know the Difference?

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While single-family homes make up the majority of our sales at Woodleaf Realty, from time to time we do have buyers interested in purchasing a townhome or condominium (condo, for short). Both townhomes and condos are great for various reasons: they generally cost less; they often include an HOA to cover outside landscaping and exterior maintenance; they also offer more …

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Everything You Need to Know Before Buying a Home in the Sizzling Colorado Springs Market (Part 2)

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Continuing from Part 1 of Everything You Need to Know Before Buying a Home in the Sizzling Colorado Springs Market, here are three more tips for buyers who are looking for property in the Pikes Peak region: 3. Pay Attention to Prices and the Number of Days a Home Has Been on the Market List prices are established and there …