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The Colorado Probate Process in Plain English

Are you getting your affairs in order? Confusion surrounding the probate process can exacerbate the feeling of being overwhelmed. Probate can be a complicated and draining process – especially when dealing with the loss of a loved one. In most states and in most cases, this means going through probate. So, what exactly is probate?…
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New Team Member of GoodFit Homes!

I’m delighted to introduce the newest member of the GoodFit team: Polly Herlihy. Polly brings an exciting skillset to GoodFit. In addition to a professional background in architecture, she has an intimate knowledge of the Denver metro area. A Colorado native, she has lived in downtown Denver, Boulder, Lakewood and Aurora before recently relocating to…
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Denver Real Estate Market Update April 2023

Denver Market is Normalizing and Spring Selling Season is Heating Up The pandemic threw many markets into turmoil. Everything from the Nasdaq to the price of eggs, almost everything was way down or way up. Housing prices soared to unsustainable heights and have therefore settled back down a bit – just like the price of…
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Did Your Property Taxes Skyrocket?

Have you reviewed your updated property tax valuation letters lately? WOW! Did you know that your valuation might be inaccurate and you can contest that? We’ve done it before and got our property taxes reduced. All you need is a thorough valuation from a real estate professional so you can contact your county assessor’s office…
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Charming Home in the Best Neighborhood – SOLD!

4260 Foxberry Dr, Castle Rock, CO Price: $650,000 Neighborhood: The Meadows Number of Bedrooms: 4 Number of Bathrooms: 4 Square Footage: 2,830 finished sq ft Year Built: 2001 School District: Douglas County HOA: The Meadows Neighborhood Company Description: Top to bottom, front to back, this home has it all. Watch kids play from the covered front porch or the sprawling brand-new 500+ sf Trex deck with hand rails and solar-powered accent lighting.…
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The 6 Best DIY Tips to Prep Your Home for Sale

1. Pretend to be a buyer and pull up to your house. Imagine you’re seeing your home for the first time. Make sure it looks clean and inviting by cleaning the sidewalks, and trimming or updating the landscaping. Pro Tip: Buyers are naturally drawn to unique front doors, so consider painting yours a complementary, fresh…
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How to Prepare Your House for a Real Estate Photo Shoot

Tips to make your house listing perfect          You may have completed the home-repair “honey-do” list detailed out in our “Fix to Sell” post and elbow-greased your house into looking beautiful.  Now it’s time for the professional photographer to come in and shoot the pictures that will be the potential buyers’ first look at…
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The Most Comprehensive Tool We’ve Ever Found for Homeowners to Grow Wealth

Provided to you for free by GoodFit Homes Way more than just a “Zestimate,” this tool shows you your equity, what a refinance would save you, how much you’ve paid toward principal and interest, how much you’d save if you sent an extra payment each month, and much more. You can even edit the info…
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Beautifully Upgraded Home in Cul-de-sac – SOLD!

Offered at $625,000 Gorgeous 4 bed, 3 bath, 2,930 sq ft home in Cherry Creek school district with low HOA. Relax and enjoy your remodeled, upgraded home for a lifetime. Featuring hardwood floors, reconfigured kitchen with cherry cabinets, quartz counters, stainless steel appliances, electric range, French door refrigerator, and convection oven. Grill out on the…
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Ultimate Home Seller Checklist

Preparing to sell your home? Here are some quick tips to attract strong buyers. (Print Version) Clean and Declutter – Cramped rooms are a buyers’ turnoff, so make sure you open up and brighten each room. Start with the furniture – remove the oversized pieces, or those that don’t fit the room’s main purpose and…
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