Category Archives: Buying

From Renters to Rooted: The Abells’ Dwell Well Project Story

Some dreams seem to stay locked in a thought cloud for years before becoming reality. Others take shape quickly, snowballing from a seed of hope into something tangible so suddenly it’s almost unbelievable. For Terrin and Chris Abell, winners of the Dwell Well Project’s inaugural $5,000 rent payment, the transition from long-time tenants to first-time

Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Home in Breckenridge?

It’s only been two weeks since you moved out of your seasonal rental and you’re already having major mountain withdrawals. Remember those quiet early mornings when you used to sit by the fire with a cup of coffee before hitting the slopes? How about the gorgeous views from the lift on Peak 9, and the

6 Questions to Ask Your Breckenridge Realtor

Nobody likes the traditional “interview” setup. Not you, not me, not even the guy on The Bachelor who basically interviews women on television every Monday night. It can be awkward to know whether you’re asking the right questions and providing answers that will impress the person across from you. Of course, the purpose of an

Buyer’s Guide to Open Houses in Breckenridge

Hilary has finally saved up enough cash for a down payment. She’s gotten her pre-approval letter from the bank and she’s ready to start looking at homes. But, here’s the thing. Hilary has never been to an open house in Breckenridge. She’s not sure what to expect! Is it tacky to come in with a

What Buyers in Breckenridge Are Looking For Right Now

Hello, June! Another mud season is in the books and buyers are flocking to Breckenridge to snatch up property just in time for summer fun. There’s so much to do in Breck this time of year! Kayaking, hiking, mountain biking, boating on Lake Dillon – we could keep going. But, we’ll save summer recreation for

2018 Forecast: Home Prices Will Increase in Breckenridge

The birds are chirping, the sun is shining, and the snow is melting. This can only mean one thing – mud season is upon us. As you pack up and move out of your seasonal rental this month, you’re probably feeling nostalgic. You’ve enjoyed snowy days on the mountain, relaxing nights in the hot tub,

Buying a Home in Breckenridge: 4 Things to Know

We’ll just come right out and say it: Breckenridge is a total flirt. It dazzles visitors with its enchanting looks, but the attraction doesn’t stop there. Breck boats infinite possibilities for exploring the outdoors both on the mountain and off. Plus, it’s a foodie’s paradise. Main Street is lined with coffee shops, restaurants, bars, and

5 Signs You’re Ready to Own a Home

Gasp! Could it be that the generation scrutinized for job-hopping and living in their parents’ basements is finally growing up and looking to settle down? Looks like it! According to new data from Apartment List, 80 percent of millennials want to buy their own homes. And, despite myths about millennials not wanting to own anything,

Must-Do Steps to Buy a Home in Six Months

Six months feels really far away, doesn’t it? It should be plenty of time to break it off with your landlord and move into a house of your own. While you may be emotionally ready to rip up your lease and put your renting days behind you, it can take a while to get your

Prepping Your Credit to Buy a Home in 2018

Are you planning to buy a luxury home in Summit County this year? You’re not alone! Lots of people are trying to decide if now is the right time to leap into homeownership. Buying a home has a ton of perks, including tax benefits and the opportunity to build equity, making it a dream for