I assume with a grabby title like that, you’re a nerd like me and like to see the stats. A lot of people who are new to Colorado Springs like to know things like crime rates, which neighborhoods are safe, what parts of the city to avoid, that kind of thing. Let's go!
So I came across this Denver based mortgage company called Accept. If you can be qualified for a home loan, this lender will put in a cash offer on your behalf and then sell you the loan for it. You get to offer cash on a house, while using a loan. Pretty cool, huh?
Whew boy, it's been a whirlwind today! Lesson learned, if you bring your own modem to Xfinity, they will disconnect your service on month 11 of your 12 month contract, so you will need to manually renew your service contract before the 11 month mark is up, or you'll have an unexplained service disconnection.
I don't usually send out a personal update, like ever, but I thought it would be nice to just say a few words, since I felt like it!
Real estate in Colorado Springs is on fire, as you probably know, but if you don't, and I don't think anybody really knows how intense the seller's market here is, until you're actually in it, submitting offers, or receiving them. Then you finally get to see just how nuts people are getting for a house here, and in a lot of the country right now.
I'm Kevin James Bond, native to Colorado and author of this site, which exists to educate anyone who wants to hear a local's thoughts and experiences with Colorado Springs and the surrounding areas. I am also a Colorado Springs Real Estate Agent. You may learn more about my real estate services at Kevin James Bond, The Sufak Team, RE/MAX Real Estate Group.