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Companies Moving to Denver

roostrealtyllc 0 comments 17.12.2016

Companies Moving to Denver and How it Changes our Real Estate Market

Denvers Real Estate Market Statistics
Denvers Real Estate Market Statistics

In comparison to 2015, we saw a decrease of around approximately 2% in the number of active listings on the market this year. This was a big contributing factor to the feeding frenzy that was seen in the spring of this year, where most homes in the $400,000 and below range were seeing multiple offers well over the asking price. Things did settle down some coming into June and July and we saw a slight market correction with prices leveling out some and more active listings coming online. Even with builders bringing more inventory online it still is not enough to meet demand especially in the lower price ranges.

We did see a slight decrease in rental prices due to more inventory coming online which allowed renters some relief. It still remains cheaper in most cases, however to buy then rent, especially in Denver.

The average sold price for 2016 has increased around 12% from 2015 prices for both single family and attached homes. This is great news for those of you who became home owners in 2015 and early 2016. The average sold price for a single family home in Denver is approximately $435,000.00 according to RE-Colorado and approximately $287,000.00 for condos.

In summary 2016 was another year of record growth for the Denver Metro Real Estate market. More and more people are taking notice of the opportunities and lifestyle benefits Colorado has to offer. Companies are taking notice of the educated work force that is available in Denver. Another leading factor that contributed to a record year was the continuation of record low interest rates, which kept many homes still within the range of buyers.

Looking forward to 2017 things continue to look positive for Denver. News that companies like BP (British Petroleum) are moving approximately 200 new jobs to Denver, is just a reminder that we are going to continue to see population growth in the coming year. Builders are also taking notice of the 45+ cranes around Denver proclaim the continued development going on in our city. As I have said before builders will eventually start to put a dent in the demand for new homes, but it is still a few years away before they can catch up with our growth. While demand should continue to keep our market strong, there is once again predictions of increases in interest rates this year. There is a very good possibility we will finally see interest rates increase this year and this will impact buyers. With every increase a person’s buying power decreases. This is some thought that this may slow our home price increases for this year as the market will have to adjust to the increase in costs. I see this being true for the areas of Denver that have reached prices well above the $450,000 mark, however I think home prices under $350,000 will still see increases in the coming year.

All in all Denver still remains a strong market to invest in and should remain so for the foreseeable future. It is also an excellent market to sell in as inventory is still at an all-time low and is not predicted to increase much this coming year.

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roostrealtyllc 0 comments 21.11.2016

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"Heather, plain and simple, is an absolute treat to work with. Not only is she communicative and friendly, but she goes out of her way to make sure you are getting the best service a client could ask for. Instead of just taking you to showings you bring to the table, like most realtors do, Heather will go out of her way to research homes in the area which match your needs and desires. By putting out this extra effort, I was able to find the perfect home for me that didn't even hit my radar while searching on my own. If you aren't using Heather and Roost Realty, you're missing out."  Aaron S


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"Heather is great agent, has a keen attention to detail, and worked extremely hard to help us sell our father’s property. She was accessible through the entire process and was very patient and helpful when we had questions. She achieved fast results, and even helped find a new home for my sister and her husband. I would highly recommend Heather to anyone looking for an agent in the Denver area."  Ken J

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"Heather is a very knowledgeable agent, with a background in leasing and sales, and not to mention a degree in commercial real estate from Colorado State University. She also has a strong work ethic and drive; she is an agent that guides her clients through the the sales and process competently and professionally."  Lon W

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"Heather, is one of the most competent brokers in our company. Is patient with clients. Explains the buying process so the client knows what is going on every step of the way. Knows the process of buying and selling properties. Is a great listing broker. I would recommend her to my best friend to assist in buying or selling a property."  George L