TJC Real Estate Blog

What is Staging and Why Should You Stage Your Home?

Posted on Nov 29, 2018 3:56:34 PM

Staging is the process of getting your home ready to sell. It is not decorating, but making your home appeal to many different buyers by showing its positive attributes. Many realtors are recommending that clients stage their home. The Real Estate Staging Association (RESA) studied 1,081 homes. The un-staged homes spent an average of 184 Days on the Market. After staging, these homes sold, on average, in 41 days. Homes that were staged prior to going on the market, sold in approximately 23 days. Here are some more quick facts:

Topics: Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate Investments, Residential, TJC Real Estate, Staging

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Topics: Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate Investments, Residential, TJC Real Estate, Staging

simple. safe. efficient. SMART HOMES.

Posted on Nov 2, 2018 3:04:03 PM

Who are the Jones’?  And why is keeping up with them so exhausting, yet we feel is SO necessary?  While, it may not always be necessary, it can definitely be exhausting and yet, a good choice if you are following their SMART HOME trends.  For those that are way behind the Jones’, making your home a SMART HOME has the possibility of bringing a sense of zen to your life, the environment and your pocketbook.  Here is just a quick glance at the SMART HOME movement and a couple of sites worth checking out that can take you further on this journey.

Topics: Denver, energy efficiency, Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate Investments, Rental Investments, Residential, smart homes, time management, TJC Real Estate, zen homes

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Topics: Denver, energy efficiency, Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate Investments, Rental Investments, Residential, smart homes, time management, TJC Real Estate, zen homes

Surviving the HOA

Posted on Oct 18, 2018 12:48:04 PM

Topics: Denver, HOA, Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate Investments, Rental, Rental Property, Residential, TJC Real Estate

Paying the Price of Landlord Mistakes

Posted on Aug 3, 2018 8:55:55 PM

Topics: Colorado, Landlord, Property Management, Real Estate Investments, Rental Investments, Rental Property, TJC Real Estate, Uncategorized

Top 10 Reasons to Invest in a Property Management Company.

Posted on Jul 24, 2018 12:13:07 PM

Now how does a property management company actually become an investment that will increase your ROI instead of being a liability and expense?  Here are the top ten reasons to hire a reputable property management company to take care of your rental investment.

Topics: Denver, Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate Investments, Rental Investments, Rental Property, ROI

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Topics: Denver, Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate Investments, Rental Investments, Rental Property, ROI

Managing your Rental Investments

Posted on Jul 24, 2018 11:58:00 AM

Like any investment, keeping your current rental, buying a new rental property or converting your current home into a rental, may seem like a leap of faith, and to some degree it is.  In today’s market, given the low interest rates and record high rental rates, it is the perfect way to diversify your investments, but with rental properties, there are many moving parts that can make or break your investment.

Topics: Denver, Landlord, Property Management, Real Estate Investments, Rental Investments, Residential, Stapleton

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Topics: Denver, Landlord, Property Management, Real Estate Investments, Rental Investments, Residential, Stapleton

Top 100 Contractors! and more

Posted on Jun 19, 2018 1:48:39 PM

You’ve decided to do some renovations on your home to better suit your needs, as well as add some extra value to possibly your largest investment.  Congratulations! It can feel like moving mountains to just commit to such a task, but now where do you start? Who do you call? Let me help you.

Topics: Commercial, Contractors, Denver, Home Renovation, Property Management, Real Estate, Rental, Residential, Stapleton, Vendors

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Topics: Commercial, Contractors, Denver, Home Renovation, Property Management, Real Estate, Rental, Residential, Stapleton, Vendors

Evolution of Green Valley Ranch. In the Works.

Posted on Jan 12, 2018 6:52:00 PM

Green Valley Ranch (GVR), a booming hot spot in the far Northeast corner of Denver. With many ‘greenfields’ yet to be developed and some of the last within the city limits of Denver, the possibilities are exciting and endless. For those (like me) who stand in the dark when it comes to the term greenfield, here is a little light on the subject. Greenfields are open parcels of land with development in their future. A greenfield project is one without constraints inflicted by previous work such as existing infrastructure.

Topics: Property Management, Residential

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Evolution of Green Valley Ranch. The History.

Posted on Dec 29, 2017 2:17:00 PM

Before Green Valley Ranch (GVR) was a master planned neighborhood, the land belonged to a booming farm and ranch community. One of the earliest residents of the area is known as Mr. Ebert. According to Mygvr.com, in 1868, Mr. Ebert homesteaded a large plot of land for his ranch that stretched along both sides of 56th Avenue. Over the next 30 years he and and his family members cultivated approximately 1,400 acres of what is currently Green Valley Ranch and supplied much of the agriculture needs to Denver and Aurora.

Topics: Property Management

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The Dirt! Colorado Fall to Winter Lawn and Garden Tips

Posted on Oct 19, 2017 12:00:00 AM

The leaves are falling and the colors are fading. This is a sign of our gardens, trees, shrubs and lawns taking a nap while the blustery Jack Frost stops in for a long visit. Just because they are not showing their more colorful sides, let’s not forget about our rooted friends over the winter. There is watering, fertilizing, and planting that can still be done to ensure a plethora of healthy vegetation come next season!

Topics: Property Management, Residential

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Topics: Property Management, Residential