Living Urban in Denver: Real Estate Blog

Sunnyside-house

Light & Bright newer build DETACHED home!! Perfect mix of modern & classic finishes. Brand new wood floors on the main. Floor plan is open with large rooms and tons of space! Great home for entertaining, so many options to make it your ideal space. The backyard is thoughtfully Xeriscaped with additional living space. Privacy fence and a large two car garage makes this the perfect private urban home! Location is steps to all eateries/bars & shops in LoHi and new light-rail station.

For more details, contact listing agent Randi Goldberg.

$685,000
3 bed, 3 bath, 1920 sf
3953 Navajo STREET
Denver, Sunnyside

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The Details: Detached Single Family, Large Two Car Garage, 78 Walkscore, Private Fenced Yard, Close to New Light Rail, Xeriscaped

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Today, the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation announced bits and pieces of Colorado’s bid for Amazon headquarters in Denver.

Amazon headquarters in denver

The details were revealed today, November 16th.  With all the hush hush around the bid, Denverites have been all but salivating for morsels of Amazon information! And now we have just that - mere morsels of the big picture. Of course, portions of the bid have remained confidential. But above all else, the release of information confirms that Metro Denver is still pursuing the opportunity to host Amazon’s North American Headquarters.

Here Is What We Knew before the release of Denver's Redacted Bid:

  • The headquarters would employ as many as 50,000 people

  • The project would bring over $5 billion in

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Erie-house

Lovely 2 Story home with 4 beds, 4 baths, finished basement and attached 3 car garage. Perfect home for entertaining with an updated kitchen opening to a great backyard with covered space to grill and a fire pit for roasting marshmallows. All 4 bedrooms on upper level with flex space for office or gym. Finished basement for in home entertainment and recreation. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to live in Vista Ridge with access to the community pool, golf course and fitness facility.

For more details, contact listing agent Katie Bozard.

$530,000
4 bed, 4 bath, 3466 sf
1452 Cherry Place
Denver, Vista Ridge

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The Details: Detached Single Family Home, Taxes - $4,831, Lot - 7,053, Attached 3 car Garage, Zoning - PUD, HOA - $60/month

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Denver-house

Open the door to this lovely updated home, close to Stapleton and under $400k. You’ll love the open floor plan, updated from top to bottom, light-filled rooms and large back yard. Bike or light rail to work with easy access to public transportation and enjoy restaurants and events at one of nearby Stapleton’s many downtown areas or stay home and entertain friends and family in the spacious back yard. Watch movies and relax in the finished basement. A conforming third bedroom is perfect for an office space or guest room. Everything’s been updated - from the gleaming kitchen, to the roof and central air.

For more details, contact listing agent Sara Wilhelm.

$385,000
3 bed, 2 bath, 1506 sf
3350 Oneida STREET
Denver, North Park Hill

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The

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Live Urban is proud to support Girls Inc. of Metro Denver which offers programs that prepare girls to succeed in a world where women still encounter social and cultural barriers to success. Founded in 1983 by a group of Denver community members concerned about the rising number of girls becoming teen mothers, dropping out of school prior to high school graduation, and entering youth corrections facilities. GIMD is an affiliate of the national Girls Incorporated organization, an established and recognized authority on girls' issues with a history dating back to 1864, and is the only Girls Incorporated affiliate located in Colorado. GIMD’s mission is to inspire all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. GIMD implements comprehensive, gender-specific programs,

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Denver-house

Bring family and up to 5 animals- can have 2 horses! Open floor plan, over 2500 sq ft and a finished bonus room in garden level basement. High ceilings to finish as you want! Detached 2 car garage and additional room for many vehicles and your toys! Minutes to downtown. Easy commute to 6th Ave., I–70, and I–25!

For more details, contact listing agent VICKI MANTON.

$539,000
4 bed, 3 bath, 3749 sf
1064 South Ames STREET
Denver, Cloverdale

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The Details: Lot Almost 1/2 Acre (18,589), New Floors Throughout, Huge Cooks Kitchen, Granite Counter Tops, Stainless Appliances, Eating Space & Breakfast Bar, Dining Room & Great Room Open to Kitchen, Master Suite w/ Sunken Tub, Walk-In Closet, Wrap Around Front Porch

Property Features: Garden

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Last Month's Paradox of Real Estate Trends

The Real Estate Paradox: Days on Market are Up, While Inventory is Down

Metro Denver’s residential real estate data for November is a bit all over the place. Active inventory has decreased by 6% since last year, yet homes are spending 15% more time on the market (equalling an extra 5 days on average). In fact, according to real estate agent Shelley Conger, "inventory set a new record low" despite the sizable increase in days on market. These two numbers seem at odds with each other… there’s less inventory (tipping the market scales even farther in favor of sellers), yet homes for sale are spending significantly longer on the market than this time last year! And, to make things even more confusing October saw 10% more Denver homes under contract

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Denver-house

Allow this spacious and bright home to welcome you into a formal living room and dining room with vaulted ceilings. The entry way and hall will lead you into a well-appointed family room with a cozy gas fireplace. The open floor-plan walks you into a spacious kitchen with an island, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. Walk upstairs to find a versatile space which can serve as an office or playroom. Retreat in your master suite with a 5-piece master bathroom and walk-in closet. Enjoy the professionally finished basement which features a full bathroom, bedroom and entertainment room. Entertain your guests in the spacious backyard with newly finished stamped concrete.

For more details, contact listing agent Liz Reyes.

$385,000
4 bed,

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According to Laura Gaskill, fall is a good time to take care of big home repair projects before shorter days (and in many areas, ice and snow) make outdoor work too difficult. And if you do live in an area with cold winters, take some time this fall to boost energy efficiency throughout your home, and prevent damage from winter storms with proper tree care (we spoke with an expert to find out what you need to do). Tick these 15 items off your list this season, and you can rest easy knowing that your home and yard are buttoned up and ready for winter.

 Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

1. Care for trees and shrubs. 

If you have trees on your property, consider hiring an arborist to care for them — these pros can spot signs of poor health early on to prevent tree loss, and

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Nov 1, 2017 - Denver, CO -- Live Urban Real Estate founder John Skrabec has repurchased the real estate company from owner Lon Welsh, Founder/Chairman of Your Castle Real Estate. Skrabec will continue the uninterrupted operation of the brokerage serving residential home buyers and sellers in metro Denver.

  Live Urban Real Estate Announces Founder Repurchase of Brokerage

Live Urban Real Estate, a boutique brokerage known for its collaborative culture, excellent client reviews, and recognition from the business community, was established in 2006 by John Skrabec and Mark White. Since its beginning, the brokerage has sold real estate worth nearly $2 billion. In the last twelve months, company sales volume is over $295 million.

Skrabec and White sold the company to Welsh earlier in the year. White has since

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