Jess Robertson's Blog Posts

Protect Yourself From The Equifax Breach Data

We are all on edge with the recent Equifax breach! Credit, good or bad, rules our lives and when someone threatens that we need to act and know how to protect ourselves. Click here to read:&

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Lead The Way 5k For Veterans In Need

Colorado Homes Direct and Fairway Independent Mortgage have partnered up with American Warrior Initiative to put on this amazing 5k to help local deserving Veterans, Active Duty

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Summer Fun Events For All

ITS HERE! ITS HERE! Summer is here and the kids are out and what are you all going to be doing? Have a little fun this season and take yourself or your family to one or all of these awesome events.

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2017 Colorado Rockies Schedule

Who is ready for some baseball action?! I know I am! Here is the 2017 Colorado Rockies schedule :)Please keep us in mind next time you hear someone chatting about real estate needs- We are

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Support Our American Superheros

Come join Colorado Homes Direct for some delicious jambalaya and family fun at the VFW Post 3631, to raise money to support our veterans! We will be enjoying great grub, drinks and playing silly

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First Quarter Showing Trends Start Slow

Could we be seeing a start in the shift away from the typical Seller's market we have been having, or is this just a fluke? This isn't a big enough drop in showing traffic to really hurt Seller's

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Are Denver Home Prices Overvalued

The Denver Post last week wrote an article citing an obscure source known as the Arch Mortgage Insurance Risk Index that claims that Denver’s homes are 22.1 percent overvalued given their long

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Photos With Santa

YOU ARE INVITED!!!!Ho Ho HoColorado Homes Direct will be joining Santa at Struttin’ Pup in Lafayette for this perfect opportunity for your holiday greeting cards and photos! $20

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When Its Time To Winterize

Whether you like winter or not, it's still going to join us for a few chilly, snow-covered months. Here in Colorado, it is important that you know how to properly winterize your home. Check

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Gold Glitters But Owning A Denver Home Shines As An Investment

Owning a home in Denver is as good as gold.Better than gold, in fact.Independent broker Gary Bauer, using statistics from the Denver Metro Association of Realtors, tracked Denver-area home prices

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Rent Is Up A Little Over 6 Percent In Colorado

Rent growth in Colorado and the Denver area far out-paced the national average in February, according to a report released on Tuesday.Overall, Colorado apartment rents jumped 6.2 percent in February

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Denver Homes No 1 In US CoreLogic Reports

enver-area home prices in January rose the most of 10 top metropolitan areas, according to a national report released on Tuesday.CoreLogic, which owns the closely watched Case-Shiller index, showed

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Westminster Inks Development Deal For Former Mall Site

Westminster has approved its third development deal in its continued buildout of the city's future downtown district.The city announced Wednesday that Minneapolis-based developer Sherman Associates

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Thornton Will Be Getting An Entertainment Complex

Thornton will be getting an entertainment complex that will sport a bowling alley, a 2-level laser tag arena, dozens of video games and restaurants on a prime parcel along the northern

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Denver Metro Housing Market Catches Refinancing Fever

Metro Denver homeowners burned with refinancing fever in the fourth quarter, according to an analysis on mortgage activity from RealtyTrac.Denver area residents refinanced 28 percent more

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House Flipping Fading In Denver

Higher home prices are putting a dent in the popularity of house flipping in metro Denver, according to a new study from Trulia.About 4.5 percent of metro Denver home sales involved flips in

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Feds To Spend More Than 10 Million On Colorado Public Housing

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will set aside more than $10.5 million to improve public housing in Colorado, officials said Friday.More than $4.9 million of that will go toward

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The Architects And Architecture That Have Influenced Colorado

Although most people are unaware of the degree to which architecture affects their lives, the built environment exerts a strong cultural influence on society, therefore shaping our values and

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Metro Denver Home Sales Started Off The Year Strong In 2016

Sellers sent a wave of new listings onto the metro Denver market last month, and buyers were there waiting to snap them up, according to separate reports released Wednesday.There were 3,853 new home

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Denvers Hottest 2016 Neighborhood Is Probably Not Where Youd Think

Late last week, online real estate company Redfin came out with its predictions of the nation's hottest neighborhoods in 2016.To come up with its "hottest" neighborhoods list, Redfin said

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What The Shift

Who else has noticed the price for a rental recently?  The climb for a 1,2 or 3 bedroom apartment seemed endless but there could be a shift in that craziness in the very near future. 

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Is The Kitchen The New Man Cave

It is said the kitchen is the heart of the home!Home values on the rise in this obvious seller’s market, leads to many home owners taking strategic advantage of the equity available to them.; &

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Zillow Predicts Denver To Be Nations Top Housing Market In 2016

Coupling a low unemployment rate, rising home appreciation and strong income growth, online real estate company Zillow predicted that Denver will be the hottest residential real estate market in the

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Foreclosure Rate In Denver Hits 10 Year Low

Denver-area foreclosures were down 14 percent in 2015 from a year earlier, reaching their lowest point since at least 2006 when RealtyTrac began tracking the data.The low foreclosure rate speak to

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Add Instant Curb Appeal For Under 100 Dollars

Enhancing your front yard doesn’t have to cost a fortune! There are dozens of small, inexpensive home improvements that you can do to your house to add instant curb appeal. Adding curb appeal

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Rocky Mountain Irish Gathering

When: June 18th- 21st, 2015Where: 1209 Manford Ave Estes Park, CO 80517Surrounded by the majestic Rocky Mountains in Estes Park, Colorado the Rocky Mountain Irish Gathering is truly a

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Top Ten Things A Buyer Can Do Right

Roy Johnson303-875-1986Colorado Homes Direct, Resident [email protected] 10 Things a Buyer Can Do Right In Buying a Home. I see a lot of information on the top mistakes you can

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First Time Home Buyer How About Some FAQs

Roy Johnson, Colorado Homes Direct, Resident [email protected] first time home buyer may have many questions to get started. Why should I work with you Roy to buy a

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Colorado Garden And Home Show

Colorado Garden & Home ShowFebruary 7 – 15, 2015Colorado Convention CenterDenver, CODiscover the Rocky Mountain region’s oldest, largest and most prestigious garden and home show – a nine-day

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