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June 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Report

 

The Colorado Springs Real Estate Market for June, 2015

According to the new data released by the Pikes Peak Association of REALTORS®, the Colorado Springs real estate market is steadily selling inventory, while also gaining more home buyers, following the same trends from previous months. 

The Bottomline:

We had 22% more homes under contract than this time last year. We also have 25% fewer listings than this time last year. This means the market is still favoring sellers right now.

Let's take a look at the June 2015 real estate market numbers for Colorado Springs:

June 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Statistics

  • New Listings: 1,881 (Down +3.6% from last year)
  • Sold Listings: 1,401 (Up +17.5% from last year)
  • Total
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Who Gets To Choose The Title Company After August 1 20015?If you are a real estate professional reading this article, chances are that you know about the new CFPB (Consumer Finance Protection Bureau) regulations starting on August 1st, 2015.

NEW UPDATE: The date for these new regulations has just been extended to October 1st, 2015.

These rules are a part of the Dodd-Frank Act and will take effect soon. It's likely that you don't really know how this is going to affect your business, but you've heard that it will extend closing times. In reality, it is going to be MUCH more of a game changer than just affecting closing times. The regulations are going to create a better environment for consumers, but are expected to rattle the real estate industry for years to come. Title companies and mortgage

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May 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Report

 

The Colorado Springs Real Estate Market for May, 2015

According to the new data released by the Pikes Peak Association of REALTORS®, the Colorado Springs real estate market is steadily selling inventory, while also gaining more home buyers, following the same trends from previous months. 

The Bottomline:

We have 15% more home under contract than this time last year. We also have 28% fewer listings than this time last year. This is creating a very strong sellers market and causing prices to rise every month!

Let's take a look at the May 2015 real estate market numbers for Colorado Springs:

May 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Statistics

  • New Listings: 1,839 (Down -2.5% from last year)
  • Sold Listings: 1,397 (Up +24.3%
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April 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Report

 

The Colorado Springs Real Estate Market for April, 2015

According to the new data released by the Pikes Peak Association of REALTORS®, the Colorado Springs real estate market is steadily selling inventory, while also gaining more home buyers, following the same trends from previous months. 

We have 27% more home under contract than this time last year. We also have 27.1% fewer listings than this time last year. This is creating a very strong sellers market!

Let's take a look at the April 2015 real estate market numbers for Colorado Springs:

April 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Statistics

  • New Listings: 1,831 (Up +12.8% from last year)
  • Sold Listings: 1,124 (Up +11.4% from last year)
  • Total Active Listings: 2,694 (Down
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March 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Report

 

The Colorado Springs Real Estate Market for March, 2015

According to the new data released by the Pikes Peak Association of REALTORS®, the Colorado Springs real estate market is steadily selling inventory, while also gaining more home buyers, following the same trends from the end of 2014. Let's take a look at the March 2015 real estate market numbers for Colorado Springs:

March 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Statistics

  • New Listings: 1,623 (Up +1.8% from last year)
  • Sold Listings: 1009 (Up +21.3% from last year)
  • Total Active Listings: 2,538 (No Data from last year)
  • Median Sales Price: $225,000 (Up +7.1% from last year)
  • Total Under Contract: 2,257 (No Data from last year)
  • List To Sold Price Ratio: 98.5% (Almost
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Jesse McCarlThis is a guest blog from our friend Jesse McCarl at HouseHunt.com. Jesse has extensive experience with online leads and offers some great insight to consumers and real estate professional. He writes excellent content for HouseHunt's Blog on a consistent basis and is one of our favorite people to collaborate with. We hope you appreciate his info as much as we do.

What Happens After You Submit Your Contact Information OnlineImagine you’re surfing the Web, looking for that perfect piece of real estate. After all, 90% of people use the Internet as their primary research tool when they’re looking for a home. When you find your dream home online, however, there’s only so much information you’ll be able to gather. Sure you can see some pictures and a list of amenities. Maybe you can even research the neighborhood. But

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Selling a house is much more work than buying a house. Just ask anyone who has done it. If you’ve never sold a home before, you may be surprised at how complex it can be. From determining the correct listing price, to navigating contractual agreements; it’s an exhausting process. The best place to start is by choosing a good Realtor who you trust and enjoy working with. Ask their advice through each step of the process and leverage their experience. A good Realtor will keep you focused on the things that will help you sell your home fast and for top dollar. Below is a list of 10 items that most Realtors will advise you to work on before listing your home for sale.

10 Critical Steps to Take Before Listing Your House for Sale

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January 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Report

 

The Colorado Springs Real Estate Market for February, 2015

According to the new data released by the Pikes Peak Association of REALTORS®, the Colorado Springs real estate market is steadily selling inventory, while also gaining more home buyers, following the same trends from the end of 2014. Let's take a look at the February 2015 real estate market numbers for Colorado Springs:

February 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Statistics

  • New Listings: 1,127 (Down +5.8% from last year)
  • Sold Listings: 717 (Up +25.1% from last year)
  • Total Active Listings: 2,429 (No Data from last year)
  • Median Sales Price: $225,000 (Up +14.8% from last year)
  • Total Under Contract: 1,974 (No Data from last year)
  • List To Sold Price Ratio:
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January 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Report

 

The Colorado Springs Real Estate Market for January, 2015

According to the new data released by the Pikes Peak Association of REALTORS®, the Colorado Springs real estate market is steadily selling inventory, while also gaining more home buyers, following the same trends from the end of 2014. Even with an increased number of sales from 2014, the average days on the market numbers are still remarkably high, compared to this time last year. Let's take a look at the January 2015 real estate market numbers for Colorado Springs:

January 2015 Colorado Springs Real Estate Statistics

  • New Listings: 1,082 (Down -10.9% from last year)
  • Sold Listings: 636 (Up +6.7% from last year)
  • Total Active Listings: 2,470 (Down -23.5% from last
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